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Home Front

Home Front

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This short documentary is part of the Canada Carries On series of morale-boosting wartime propaganda films. In Home Front, the various WWII-era social contributions of women are highlighted. From medicine to industrial labour to hospitality, education and domesticity, the service these women provided to their country is lauded.

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Home Front, Stanley Hawes, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Stanley Hawes
  • producer
    Stanley Hawes
  • camera
    Roger Barlow
    J.B. Scott
  • sound
    William H. Lane
    C.J. Quick
    Walter Darling
  • narrator
    Lorne Greene
  • music
    Lucio Agostini