Farber, Manny
November 1943
New Republic;11/22/43, Vol. 109 Issue 21, p717
Presents information on newsreel films. Description of a newsreel program offered in movie houses containing the Moscow conference and the bombing of the Naples post office by delayed action mines; Similarities between a newsreel and story films making; Information on the four reel film "Desert Victory," which gave audiences a greater knowledge of the event it covered than anything that has been written or broadcast about it; Suggestion to limit its coverage by cutting out those events that are of no importance, for a better future; View that the modern newsreel lacks imagination and interest in what it is doing.


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