To The Shores Of Iwo Jima / Remember These Faces DVD
TO THE SHORES OF IWO JIMA: US Marines suffered over 21,000 casualties to capture the Japanese island of Iwo Jima in March of 1945. This is the classic color film documentary of this invasion, showing ship bombardment, rocket fire, air bombing, the use of flame throwers and scenes of individuals and groups in combat. Nominated for an Academy Award for best documentary short of 1945. USA, 1945, Color, 19 minutes.
REMEMBER THESE FACES: Perhaps the most gruesome uncensored WW2 combat footage and it's aftermath shown to US home front audiences, meant to shock civilians into buying war bonds.It contains graphic scenes of soldiers killed in battle, the treatment of wounded soldiers on the battlefield, and their evacuation to hospitals. USA, 1945, Color, 17 minutes.
Two films on one DVD, Total running time 36 minutes.
NTSC Region 0 encoding (Entire World)