• 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 8 in the series of comic imitations of Lord Haw Haw propaganda broadcasts by Geoffrey Sumner. 'Lord Haw-Haw' is sitting playing the card game patience until a Nazi stormtrooper prods him with a pistol to encourage him to start his broadcast. He jokes about food shortages. He jokes about Hitler's previous occupation as a painter and decorator. He asks 'Where is the Ark Royal' and then asks 'Where is the Isle of Wight?"

    (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:
    1039.51
    Media URN:
    20676
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:12:00 / 02:01:19:00
    Canister:
    40/26

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