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Film Details
Title: ADVENTURE IN SARDINIA
Filmography Code: AIS-1
Archive/Control Number: NARA/306.02927
Picture: Not Available
Reference Copy at Archive: 16mm PPC, 1R
Type of Material: Motion Pictures
Series: None
Film Date: 1950
Description: Sound (English), b&w, 20 min. Depicts the difficulties encountered in ridding the island of Sardinia of the malaria-causing mosquito. Starting in 1946, an international team backed by the Rockefeller Foundation and UNRRA, with funds supplied by the Italian government, set out to spray repeatedly every swamp, stream and structure on the island with DDT. The people of Sardinia, whose health and initiative had been sapped by malaria since time immemorial, soon discover new energy to build a better life.1950. Directed by Peter Baylis. Produced for ECA U.K. by Associated British Pathe, Ltd, London. NARA ref. copy: PPC 16mm, 1R.
Roster: Marshall Plan Filmography
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