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Open-Air Concert for Wounded Soldiers

Synopsis
The second of four stories in the newsfilm. "WAR ENTERTAINMENTS: A large number of wounded soldiers were entertained by a performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Hanover Lodge, Regent’s Park".
Series
War Office Official Topical Budget
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Silent
Year of release
1917
Transmission details
25 Jul 1917
Duration
3 mins; 297 feet

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); World War 1; Open-air theatre; Wounded soldiers

Production Company

Name

Topical Film Company

Sponsor

Name

War Office

Archive

Name

Imperial War Museum, Film and Video Archive

Email
film@iwm.org.uk
Web
http://www.iwm.org.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7416 5293
Fax
020 7416 8299
Address
Lambeth Road
London SE1 6HZ

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