The true glory

Accession Number F10001
Collection type Film
Measurement 83 min 57 sec
Object type Feature, Documentary
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Maker Kanin, Garson
Reed, Carol
Kanin, Garson
Place made United Kingdom, United States of America
Date made 1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


A joint British Ministry of Information and US Ofiice of War Information documentary feature on the Allied liberation of Europe 1944-1945. Directed by
Sir Carol Reed and Garson Kanin. Narration includes the voices of Allied servicemen, women and French resistors and civilians. General Dwight D Eisenhower introduces the film.The film won the Academy Award for best Documentary Feature in 1945.