The Resource Prelude to war

Prelude to war

Label
Prelude to war
Title
Prelude to war
Title variation
Why we fight
Contributor
Film director
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Oscar winner for Best Documentary was the official World War II Government film statement identifying the various enemies of the Allies. Prelude to War was the first film in Frank Capra's seven-film Why We Fight film series and is preserved at the National Film Registry as mandated by the United States Library of Congress. Featuring narration by Walter Huston, plus archival footage of Adolph Hitler, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and many other key figures of the time, Prelude to War is highlighted by uncredited cinematography by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Robert J. Flaherty
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Frank Capra
Intended audience
NRA
PerformerNote
Walter Huston, Victor Bulwer-Lytton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1991
  • 1902-1974
  • 1884-1950
  • 1876-1947
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Litvak, Anatole
  • Huston, Walter
  • Lytton
  • hoopla digital
Runtime
52
Series statement
Restored classics, the Film Detective archive
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fascism
  • Fascism
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Propaganda, American
  • Motion pictures in propaganda
  • United States
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Prelude to war
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/13560128?utm_source=MARC
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 52 min.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13560128
Publisher number
MWT13560128
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
unknown
Label
Prelude to war
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/13560128?utm_source=MARC
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 52 min.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13560128
Publisher number
MWT13560128
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
unknown

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