• Short Summary

    An actor gives a humorous imitation of German propagandist Lord Haw Haw.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Nasti' News From Lord Haw-Haw".

    Number 7 in the series of comic imitations of Lord Haw Haw propaganda broadcasts by Geoffrey Sumner. 'Haw-Haw' is asleep in his chair and is woken by his alarm clock. He gives a quick Nazi salute to a poster of Adolf Hitler. He starts his broadcast with several yawns and stretches. He jokes about his parentage and the economic situation in Germany. A plane can be heard overhead and 'Lord Haw-Haw' puts on a helmet. After saying not a plane had come near his broadcasts a bomb explodes in the studio.

    (William Joyce - aka Lord Haw-Haw broadcast on the radio from the continent to England with Nazi propaganda during World War Two.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1039.28
    Media URN:
    20653
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:13:00 / 01:33:27:00
    Canister:
    40/23

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