Reference INF 6/424
Title A call for Arms (munition workers) 1940
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 33
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Industry and Infrastructure
Subthemes Publicity campaigns and initiatives, Manufacturing and materials
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Official Correspondence, Miscellaneous


A file relating to the production of the wartime documentary film A Call for Arms, released in 1940 by the Ministry of Information. The film addresses the importance of the munitions industry and industrial output. The file contains a shooting script; a shot list; a music cue sheet; production credits; correspondence relating to the film's re-editing for additions in 1948; and documents relating to the film's licensing and distribution.


cotton, female labour, film, industrial production, industry, munitions, munitions industry, textiles, wool

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