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The Children from overseas

Author: Canadian Government Motion Picture Bureau.
Publisher: [Ontario?] : Columbia Pictures of Canada, 1940.
Series: Canada carries on.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A documentary report of intellectual starvation in Nazi occupied countries. Points out that schools are lost in the rubble of homes, hospitals and churches and children gather knowledge of the world from the black markets and refuse dumps. Suggests that text-books, writing materials, research equipment and other tools of knowledge are needed to open young minds to the promise of a more peaceful world.
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Material Type: Film
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Canadian Government Motion Picture Bureau.
OCLC Number: 624410263
Notes: French version released under the title, Les Esprits Assoiffes.
National Film Board Archive Collection.
Description: 1 reel (10 min.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.
Series Title: Canada carries on.
Responsibility: Canadian Government Motion Picture Bureau.

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A documentary report of intellectual starvation in Nazi occupied countries. Points out that schools are lost in the rubble of homes, hospitals and churches and children gather knowledge of the world from the black markets and refuse dumps. Suggests that text-books, writing materials, research equipment and other tools of knowledge are needed to open young minds to the promise of a more peaceful world.

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