United News Newsreels R48 Chief executives of U.S. Hailed in Latin America
DVDrip | AVI | 704x528 | DivX @ 1297 Kbps | 0:10 mn | Audio: English MP3 128 kbps, 2 channels | 105 MB
The U.S. Office of War Information (OWI) was created during World War II (WWII). Part of its role was to oversee U.S. propaganda and promote patriotism. As part of this role, the OWI produced 267 newsreels called the 'United News.’ These newsreels were shown throughout the U.S., but were targeted to overseas viewers. The reels were released in several languages, including German. However, they were primarily distributed to allied and neutral countries.