Your Job in Germany and Frank Capra

Mark Harris, author of Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War, talked about Frank Capra and his film, Your Job in… read more

Mark Harris, author of Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War, talked about Frank Capra and his film, Your Job in Germany. This was a training film for U.S. troops occupying Germany at the end of World War II. Frank Capra made and supervised many films during the war, including the “Why We Fight” series. Also shown was a short training cartoon feature, Private Snafu. This was the first of a five-part look at Hollywood directors who made films for the U.S. government during World War II. close

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Your Job in Germany and Frank Capra

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Program ID:
319412-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 1, 2014
Last Aired:
Jul 1, 2014

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  • Jun 01, 2014 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 02, 2014 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 07, 2014 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 30, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 30, 2014 | 11:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 01, 2014 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 3