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Reel America: "The True Glory" - 1945 & George Stevens

Documentary about D-Day invasion

George Stevens in Germany

George Stevens in Germany

New York City
Sunday, June 8, 2014

In the second of a five-part look at Hollywood directors who made films for the U.S. government during World War II, this program features director George Stevens, who was with the invading army on June 6, 1944 to supervise documenting D-Day on film.

Mr. Stevens followed along with the invading army and documented the liberation of Paris and the horrors of Nazi Concentration camps. Providing commentary is author and journalist  Mark Harris.

 

Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014 at 3:36pm (ET)

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