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A House Divided

USA, 1960 (MIFF 1962, War in Past)

Director: Craven Films

One of a series of films on scenes from American history, this is a compilation of extracts from feature films and other sources, tracing the origins of the American Civil War, Lincoln's presidency, the major battles, Lincoln's assassination and the beginning of the reconstruction.

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THE BOER WAR

UK, 1960
Using the technique of animating still photographs the film reconstructs the main events of the Boer War from authentic records of the time. This war saw the first use of many new methods of fighting… More »

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