7 December 1941 (short version)

The film below accurately portrays through reenactment the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. It is also a primary source and an example of home-front propaganda. The film provides students the opportunity to examine the use of motion pictures during the Second World War, and evaluate the use of propaganda on the home-front. Additionally, the film allows students to see the attack on Pearl Harbor the way the American people saw it at the time.

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