• Short Summary

    Public information trailer asking people not to waste food, and to grow more of their own.

  • Description

    Ministry of Information public information trailer - Increase the Harvest.

    Titles 'Blitzkrieg', 'scorched earth', 'drought' and 'flood' accompanied by appropriate pictures. CU headline World Harvest Failure. Various shots of starving people suffering from the famine.

    CU housewife cutting crust off bread, she goes to throw it away but stops. MS man mopping his face after working on his allotment. CU woman driving tractor. MS children helping to pick crops, grains etc.

    CU poor boy eating out of big can. MS happy family round table eating. CU girl drinking out of cup.

    Title - 'Grow More Waste Less'.

    Cataloguer's note: item was originally part of Gazette issue 46/40.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2917.21
    Media URN:
    84188
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:53:00 / 01:28:50:00
    Canister:
    46/40 (TRAILERS)

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