Reference INF 6/465
Title Worker and Warfront: No. 10 (ballet; British ally; farm camp; paper banks) 1944
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 167/10
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Industry and Infrastructure
Subthemes Publicity campaigns and initiatives, Entertainment and culture, Agriculture and food supply, Manufacturing and materials
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Locations Soviet Union, United States of America
Organisations Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts


A file relating to the production of the wartime documentary film Worker and Warfront, released in 1944 by the Ministry of Information. The film addresses four aspects of the lives of workers on the Home Front, including ballet performances for factory workers; the exchange of information and newspapers between Britain and the Soviet Union; industrial workers volunteering for agricultural work; and the construction of disposable paper fuel tanks for aircraft. The file contains a shooting script; a shot list; production credits; and documents relating to the film's licensing and distribution.


agricultural equipment, agricultural production, agriculture, aircraft, engineering, entertainment, factories, film, food supplies, fuel, holidays, industrial equipment, industrial production, industrial workers, industry, information distribution, Lend-Lease, newspapers, paper, petrol, photography, potatoes, propaganda, soldiers, Soviet nationals, technology, tractors, vegetables, volunteers

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