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Other Men's Lives

A commercially made Ministry of Information film, explaining how vital information could be carelessly leaked to prying enemy ears on the home front.

Government sponsored film 1944 10 mins

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A Second World War propaganda film featuring likely scenarios that could unwittingly help to reveal vital wartime information on the home front. It explains to audiences how even the smallest bit of thoughtless gossip could become a dangerous piece of information in the wrong hands.