Corvette Port Arthur

This short documentary examines the role of convoy ships during World War II, focusing on the Corvette Port Arthur. The corvette, a highly mobile weapon of destruction, is used to combat German U-boats and escort convoys through the Atlantic Ocean. Following the corvette through an encounter with an enemy submarine, the film offers a glimpse into a day in the life of the Royal Canadian Navy.

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Film Credits

director
Joris Ivens
producer
Joris Ivens
editing
Joris Ivens
camera
Fran├žois Villiers
Osmond H. Borradaile
John Norwood
sound
William H. Lane
Charles Quick
sound recording
Gordon Fraser
sound editing
J.R. Hunter
voice
Allan Field
music
Louis Applebaum

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