Why We Fight

Thursday, June 9, 2011, 1:30 p.m.

Theater 3 (The Celeste Bartos Theater), mezzanine, The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building

Includes the following films:

  • The Nazis Strike

    1942. USA. Directed and produced by Lieutenant Colonel Frank Capra, Major Anatole Litvak. Narrated by Walter Huston, Captain Anthony Veiller. 41 min.

  • Prelude to War

    1942. USA. Directed and produced by Major Frank Capra. Narrated by Walter Huston. 54 min.

The first two in the series of seven propaganda films Frank Capra made for the War Department under the supervision of General George C. Marshall.

In the Film exhibition An Auteurist History of Film

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