Women in WWII 13 films featuring America's secret weapon

Format: DVD ©2013.
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Summary
A special collection of 13 National Archives films that chronicle the war years and the working lives of women during World War II.
Contents
Women in defense : a defense report on film / produced by the Office for Emergency Management-Film Unit ; commentary written by Eleanor Roosevelt ; narrator, Katharine Hepburn (c1941)
Woman power / produced by the U.S. Army Air Forces, Motion Picture Branch and Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. (1942)
Night shift / produced by British Ministry of Information ; (1942)
Training women for war production a National Youth Administration film ; voice, Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt (1942)
Glamour girls of 1943 / produced by the Office of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures (1943)
Women of steel / a War Manpower Commission presentation ; a Wilding production (1943)
No exceptions / produced by 20th Century Fox Film Corporation for the U.S. Government, Office of War Information ; story by Philip Lewis ; produced by Eugene R. O'Neil ; directed by Robert Webb ; narrator, John Archer (1943)
"We're in the Army now" / produced by the Signal Corps (1943)
Battle stations / the United States Coast Guard presents ; produced by Office of Strategic Works ; spoken by Ginger Rogers and James Cagney (1943)
"It's your war, too" / produced by the Signal Corps (1944)
The hidden army / produced by Army Pictorial Service (1944)
The Army nurse / produced by Army Pictorial Service, Signal Corps ; produced for Motion Pictures and Special Events Division, War Finance Division, U.S. Treasury Department (1945)
Bonus: Women in combat / produced by the Air Force News Agency ; producer, James Langdon ; director, Terri-Ann Armao (1993).

Additional Information
Subjects World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Women -- United States.
Women soldiers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sex role -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Documentary films.
Compilation films.
Short films.
Nonfiction films.
Publisher Renton, WA :Topics Entertainment,©2013.
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Women in World War II
Women in World War two
Contributors Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962, narrator, screenwriter.
Lewis, Philip, screenwriter.
O'Neil, Eugene R., producer.
Langdon, James, producer.
Webb, Robert, 1903-1990, director.
Armao, Terri-Ann, director.
Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003, narrator.
Archer, John, 1915-1999, narrator.
Cagney, James, 1899-1986, narrator.
Rogers, Ginger, 1911-1995, narrator.
United States. National Archives and Records Administration, owning institution.
United States. Office for Emergency Management. Film Unit, production company.
United States. Army Air Forces. Motion Picture Unit.
Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company, production company.
Great Britain. Ministry of Information, production company.
United States. National Youth Administration, production company.
United States. Office of War Information. Domestic Branch. Bureau of Motion Pictures, production company.
United States. War Manpower Commission, contributor.
Wilding Picture Productions, production company.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, production company.
United States. Office of War Information, contributor.
United States. Army. Signal Corps, production company.
United States. Coast Guard. Office of Strategic Works, production company.
United States. Army Pictorial Service, production company.
United States. War Finance Division. Motion Pictures and Special Events Division, contributor.
Topics Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
United States. Air Force News Agency, production company.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Films originally produced, 1941-1993.
System Details DVD; full screen presentation.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 170 min.) : sound, black and white, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781618943811
1618943812
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