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Scotland Speaks
Scotland Speaks

Scotland Speaks 1941


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Scotland Speaks 1941

20 mins United Kingdom Director. Jack Ellitt

A morale boosting look at Scotland during the Second World War. Opening with the homecoming soldier, returning to the quintessentially Scottish highlands. This is followed by an overview of the many vital industries and the workforce at the heart of the war effort. Scotland’s military contribution also features, with a broad sweep of Scotland’s soldiers, sailors and determined volunteers.

The IWM Film Archive is the oldest film archive in the UK, holding over 20,000 hours of film, video and digital material and covering the two World Wars and all conflicts involving British or Commonwealth Forces since the start of the Twentieth Century to the present. Our collection also reflects aspects of civilian life in wartime, military life in peacetime, military exercises and operations.

Directed by

Jack Ellitt


Documentary Government sponsored film


World War II Propaganda Farming Industries, trades and crafts


The Home Front




United Kingdom



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