Reference INF 6/336
Title The Pilot is Safe (air sea rescue) 1941
Former Department Reference Folder No. CFU 210
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Military Activity and Home Defence
Subthemes News and information channels, Publicity campaigns and initiatives
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Civil Defence Regions Region 12: South Eastern (Tunbridge Wells HQ)
Locations Dover, English Channel, France
Organisations Crown Film Unit, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy


A file relating to the production of the wartime government film The Pilot Is Safe, released in 1941 by the Ministry of Information and the Crown Film Unit. The film addresses an air sea rescue near the English Channel. The file contains a commentary and dialogue script; a draft of the title cards, including the production credits; a shooting script; music cue sheets; and documents relating to the film's licensing and finances, including the music.


air raids, aircraft, airfields, air-raid precautions, civilian casualties, coastal areas, culture, family, film, finance, licensing, military officers, military operations, music, naval warfare, occupation of France, parachutists, propaganda, public morale, radio, rescue

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