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In The Wake of The Armies

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Description Briefly explains the purpose of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA) and shows the signing of the document by President Roosevelt. Through scenes of war-ravaged Europe, families fleeing their homes and ruined cities, this film shows the necessity of UNRRA to provide food and medical supplies to countries in need. Focuses on the importance of relief work throughout Europe to build a stable post-war future.
Creator National Film Board of Canada
Date Issued 1944
Original Format 16mm print
Duration 12:48
Color/Black & White B&W
Sound/Silent Sound
Nation of Origin Canada
Geographic Coverage U.S.
Temporal Coverage November 10, 1943