Reference INF 6/340
Title Builders 1942
Former Department Reference Folder No. CFU 214
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Military Activity and Home Defence, Industry and Infrastructure
Subthemes News and information channels, Publicity campaigns and initiatives, Labour supply and relations
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Civil Defence Regions Nationwide
Organisations Crown Film Unit


A file relating to the production of the wartime government film Builders, released in 1942 by the Ministry of Information and the Crown Film Unit. The film addresses the employment situation of builders in wartime Britain. The file contains production credits; a dialogue and commentary script; a shot list; documents relating to the film's licensing, finances, and distribution, including the music; and music cue sheets.


agricultural equipment, air raids, aircraft, airfields, bomb damage, buses, construction, construction materials, culture, defence works, distribution, employment, entertainment, factories, film, finance, haulage, industrial production, industry, infrastructure, labour supply, licensing, motor vehicles, munitions, munitions industry, music, propaganda, public houses, public morale, public transport, recreation, Supermarine Spitfire, tractors, transportation

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