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The Soviet School Child

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Description A Soviet-British co-production reporting to the Allied nations on the lives of children in the Soviet Union, providing "a glimpse of the Soviet child from infancy to high school." Portrays an idyllic and well organized system for educating and caring for the 35 million Soviet children of the day. Scholarly, athletic and creative accomplishments of Soviet youth are shown.
Creator Soviet War News Film Agency
Central News Reel Studios, Moscow
Great Britain. Ministry of Information
Contributor Beatrice King : commentary
Dougals Allen : narrator
Paul Capoon : editor
Date Issued 1942
Spatial Coverage Russia [U.S.S.R.]
Duration 00:24:07
Color/Black & White B&W
Sound/Silent Sound
Nation of Origin U.K.