World without shadow

United Kingdom, 1959

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A factual account of the work done by the St. Dunstan’s school for war-blinded men and women. Situated on the edge of Britain’s beautiful Sussex Downs, this great institution trains men and women who have lost their sight in the two world wars to live happy and useful lives. Rehabilitations includes courses in a wide variety of trades and professions, crafts, music and dancing. Braille reading and both indoor and outdoor sports.




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Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Veterans

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Victims

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Women in war

Crime, Espionage, Justice, Police & Prisons → Victims

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Rehabilitation

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Victims

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Blind - Education

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Rehabilitation

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Short films → Short films - Great Britain




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