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The Soviet School Child
Date
1942
Main contributors
British Ministry of Information; Soviet War News Film Agency; Central News Reel Studios, Moscow
Summary
A Soviet-British co-production reporting to the Allied nations on the lives of children in the Soviet Union, providing "a glimpse of the Soviet child from infancy to high school." Portrays an idyllic and well organized system for educating and caring for the 35 million Soviet children of the day. The scholastic, athletic, and creative accomplishments of Soviet youth are shown.
Contributors
Beatrice King : commentary; Dougals Allen : narrator; Paul Capoon : editor
Location
Russia [U.S.S.R.]
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (24 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm