Defense against invasion

United States, 1942

Film
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This film is a dramatic presentation of the bacteriological processes which are set in motion when an immunization injection against disease is given. Originally made to assist the public health campaign of a Latin American government, the film was re-edited for use in American schools, to show children how immunization helps the human body to make war on disease germs.

Credits

production company

Walt Disney Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:13:20:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31960

Subject categories

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Communicable diseases

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Diseases - Prevention

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Health education - Developing countries

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

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

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Bacteriology

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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