General French's Contemptible Little Army (1914)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Lancelot Speed

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1914

  • Genre

    Animation

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

A mix of lighning sketches and cut-out animation by Lancelot Speed which attack the supposed labelling of the British Expeditionary Force under Sir John French by Kaiser Wilhelm as "contemptible". The small tommy force is seen to grow and scare off "Prussian Militarism" with the aid of British colonies, and a bear representing Russia.

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