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Bampton Shows the Way

Bampton Shows the Way 1941

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Bampton Shows the Way 1941

6 mins United Kingdom Director. Bladon Peake

Hearty enthusiasm is the dish of the day in this patriotic tale of a Devon village leading the way in the government's Dig for Victory campaign by organising a Food Education Week. Part record of a real event, part dramatised propaganda, the film features staff and children at the local school in Bampton, who deliver their scripted lines with a touching blend of naturalism and embarrassment.

Directed by

Bladon Peake

Genres

Government sponsored film

Tags

World War II Schools Food Rationing War effort

Collection

Ration Book Britain Dig for Victory

Released

1941

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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