Reference INF 6/595
Title Britain Can Make It: No 12 1946
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 360/12
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Preparations for War and Peace, Industry and Infrastructure
Subthemes News and information channels, Publicity campaigns and initiatives, Post-war planning, Manufacturing and materials
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous, Official Correspondence
Civil Defence Regions Nationwide, Region 5: London
Organisations Central Office of Information


A file relating to the production of the twelfth film in the documentary series Britain Can Make It, released in 1946 by the Ministry of Information and the Central Office of Information. The film addresses the preparation of the British people for peacetime. The file contains a press release; a letter relating to the film's commissioning and finances; a letter from Rotha Films accepting the commission request, including details of the contract price offered; production credits; a commentary script; title cards; a shot list; music cue sheets; and documents relating to the film's shooting location.


aluminium, amenities, children, clothing, culture, domestic equipment, electricity, employment, factories, family, film, finance, furnishings, gas, housing, industrial production, industry, metals, music, post-war planning, prices, propaganda, public morale, public spaces, publicity, radio, recreation, textiles, timber

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