Format Film, Video
Dates 1919
Location Europe
United States
Language English
Subjects Absence Without Leave
Armistices
Army
Conduct of Life
Europe
Military Offenses
Military Prisons
Prisoners and Prisons
Propaganda
Soldiers
United States
World War
Title
AWOL, all wrong old Laddiebuck /
Other Title
All wrong old Laddiebuck
AWOL; or, All wrong old Laddiebuck
A.W.O.L.
all wrong old laddiebuck
awol; or, all wrong old laddiebuck
a.w.o.l.
Created / Published
United States : [American Motion Picture Co., ca. 1919].
Subject Headings
-  World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda.--United States
-  Soldiers--Conduct of life
-  Absence without leave
-  World War, 1914-1918--Armistices
-  World War, 1914-1918--Prisoners and prisons
-  United States.--Army
-  Military offenses
-  Military prisons--Europe
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Duration: 3:05 (part 1) and 2:35 (part 2) at 22 fps.
-  From J. McIntire, Silent animated films at the Library of Congress: Concerns American soldiers in Europe after the armstice [sic]. One goes AWOL with "Joy" (Miss AWOL) and after a series of mishaps with her, he is thrown in a guard house while his fellow soldiers go home.
-  From Origin of American animation 1900-1921 notes: A cautionary tale for troops impatient to return home after the November 1918 armistice.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; Library of Congress video collection, v. 3, Origins of American animation, 1900-1921 liner notes; McIntire, J. Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 6 min., ca. 479 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
Call Number
FEA 3137 (viewing print)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
animp 4080s1 4080s2 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/animp.4080
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694022
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694022


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