WEEKLY REVIEW 138
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Wartime traffic...WOMEN TRUCK DRIVERS (title missing off print): While the men are at war, women load mail bags onto trucks and empty mail boxes. “Women doing a man sized job... Women drivers were once a backseat joke, but these women know their job.”
Also shows a woman emptying pennies from phone boxes and drinking tea with others. “They work like men, but they’re women still when it comes to knocking back a cup of chatter-water”.
PACIFIC INVASION...WHAT IT TAKES: The 1st division prepare for the invasion of Nissan Island in an effort to crush Japan out of existence in the Pacific. They load supplies , tanks, trucks and weapons onto ships. Large air balloons are attached to the cargo.
Reference number F673
Collection Film and Video Collection
Media type Moving Image
Series WEEKLY REVIEW
Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA
Production company NEW ZEALAND NATIONAL FILM UNIT
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