Messages Home: British Army's Lost Films


March 12, 2017

4.0 0 x
Recently rediscovered Second World War footage reveals frontline British soldiers fighting in Burma recording video messages to their loved ones back home. These heart-warming films were discovered in old film canisters in a Manchester basement and offer a glimpse into the lives of these courageous servicemen as they endured long periods of separation from their homes while serving in the Far East. For the first time in 70 years, the North West Film Archive set out on a mission to track down th...