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ID number F01884
Title Isles of courage (This changing world: the vital screen digest, number 1)
Collection Film
Object type To be confirmed
Maker Southern Seas Productions
Place made Netherlands East Indies: Java
Date made 1941
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Measurement 22 min 17 sec
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A propaganda film showing the peoples of Java in their preparation for war. Shows members of the Dutch Government, Australian Senator Foll, Minister for Interior and Queen Wilhelmina.

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