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The Flemish Farm (1943)

Approved | | War, Drama | 6 September 1943 (UK)
Wartime commando story based on fact. Allied airman risks return (on the ground) to occupied Belgium for the honour of his regiment.

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Maj. Lessart
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Jean Duclos
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Tresha
Philip Friend ...
Fernard Matagne
Brefni O'Rorke ...
Minister
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Farmer
Ronald Squire ...
Hardwicke
Mary Jerrold ...
Mme. Duclos
Charles Compton ...
Richard George ...
Scheldheimer
Lily Kann ...
Farm wife (as Lily Khan)
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Frau
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Wartime commando story based on fact. Allied airman risks return (on the ground) to occupied Belgium for the honour of his regiment.

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A Bandeira da Esquadrilha  »

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This film's opening prologue states: "The following story is based on an actual incident, but for security reasons real names have not been used. The co-operation of the Belgian Government and of the Air Ministry is gratefully acknowledged." See more »

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The stock footage of the Spitfires involved in the Battle of Britain has been reversed so that they travel from right to left across the screen. The squadron codes are back-to-front. See more »

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28 November 2016 | by (london) – See all my reviews

This is a propaganda film made in 1942,at a time when people needed help to believe in a successful end to the war at a time when not a lot was happening.It has to be said that the best British propaganda films were those that poked fun at the Nazis.Those,like this film,which were deadly serious probably didn't hit the mark because they could not at that time show exactly what was going on as the audiences would have found it too horrific.As has been previously mentioned there is not a great deal of action.It isn't as good as One of our aircraft is missingt or 49th Parallel No doubt this film would have bolstered people's faith in our Belgian allies.


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