The Resource Desert Victory: The Battle of El Alamein, (videorecording)

Desert Victory: The Battle of El Alamein, (videorecording)

Label
Desert Victory: The Battle of El Alamein
Title
Desert Victory: The Battle of El Alamein
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The longest chase in military history, the British Eigth Army's pursuit of Rommel's Afrika Korps from El Alamein to Tripoli, is shown via authentic footage. Of the 26 cameramen who filmed DESERT VICTORY, four were killed, seven were wounded, and six were captured. Directed by Colonel David MacDonald of the Army Photographic Unit, this documentary was important as a propaganda film, bringing home to English audiences the first evidence of a turning point in the North African war
Is part of
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • G
  • General
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  • Africa
  • UK (United Kingdom)/Ireland
  • Documentaries
  • War / War Protest / Films on Peace
Technique
live action
Label
Desert Victory: The Battle of El Alamein, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound,black and white/monochrome;
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Medianet)22373.VH
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Desert Victory: The Battle of El Alamein, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound,black and white/monochrome;
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Medianet)22373.VH
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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