Best Documentary Movies of 1943

1.

Why We Fight: The Battle of Russia

3.7
7.1/10 IMDB

"The Battle of Russia," Chapter V of Frank Capra's "Why We Fight" series, follows the beginning of the end for Adolph Hitler.

Starring: Anthony Veiller, Anthony Veiller, Ion Antonescu, Ion Antonescu, Nikolai Cherkasov, Nikolai Cherkasov, Miklós Horthy, Miklós Horthy, Alfred Jodl, Alfred Jodl ..
Directed by: Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak
Release date: 1943-01-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1943 : Why We Fight: The Battle of Britain
2.

Why We Fight: The Battle of Britain

3.1
7.4/10 IMDB

Exciting newsreel footage highlights this award-winning documentary of Britain's gallant stand against the encroaching Nazi horde. As the British people fight bravely, Hitler orders the Luftwaffe to begin the London Blitz in the hope of bringing England to her knees.

Starring: Walter Huston, Frieda Inescort, John B. Hughes ..
Directed by: Frank Capra, Anthony Veiller
Release date: 1943-10-10
Best Documentary Movies of 1943 : The Silent Village
3.

The Silent Village

3.0
7.0/10 IMDB

The true story of the massacre of a small Czech village by the Nazis is retold as if it happened in Wales.

Directed by: Humphrey Jennings
Release date: 1943-09-30
4.

Why We Fight: Divide and Conquer

3.0
7.2/10 IMDB

The third film of Frank Capra's 'Why We Fight" propaganda film series, dealing with the Nazi conquest of Western Europe in 1940.

Starring: Knox Manning, Murray Alper, General Bergeret, Monte Blue, Karl Brandt, Maurice Brierre, Winston Churchill, Ann Codee, Richard Walther Darré, Charles de Gaulle ..
Directed by: Anatole Litvak, Frank Capra
Release date: 1943-01-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1943 : Why We Fight: The Nazis Strike
5.

Why We Fight: The Nazis Strike

3.0
7.1/10 IMDB

This second part of the 'Why We Fight' series documents the spread of Nazi ideology and the relentless advance of Germany's military machine through neighboring Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland.

Starring: Eduard Benes, Neville Chamberlain, Clementine Churchill, Winston Churchill, Galeazzo Ciano, Édouard Daladier ..
Directed by: Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak
Release date: 1943-01-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1943 : Swedes in America
6.

Swedes in America

2.9
7.3/10 IMDB

1943 documentary with Ingrid Bergman.

Starring: Ingrid Bergman ..
Directed by: Irving Lerner
Release date: 1943-11-08
Best Documentary Movies of 1943 : Don't Be a Sucker!
7.

Don't Be a Sucker!

2.9
7.6/10 IMDB

Propaganda short film depicting the rise of Nazism in Germany and how political propaganda is similarly used in the United States. The film was made to make the case for the desegregation of the United States armed forces.

Starring: Lloyd Nolan, Paul Lukas, Felix Bressart ..
Release date: 1943-06-04
8.

This Is Tomorrow

2.8
6.2/10 IMDB

This John Nesbitt's Passing Parade short takes a look at the evolution of the American city, from the initially small farming village, to the eventually hectic, congested metropolis, to the future planned suburban community.

Starring: John Nesbitt ..
Release date: 1943-11-27
9.

Grand Canyon, Pride of Creation

2.7
6.7/10 IMDB

This Traveltalks entry begins with a short look at Arizona's Painted Desert. We then get two views of the Grand Canyon's majesty. The first is from the rim, looking down from an automobile. The second view is from within the canyon, where mules take tourists along the various trails.

Starring: James A. FitzPatrick ..
Release date: 1943-11-27
Best Documentary Movies of 1943 : Plan for Destruction
10.

Plan for Destruction

2.7
6.5/10 IMDB

This short film looks at Nazi Germany's drive for geographic expansion.

Starring: Lewis Stone, Frank Reicher, George Lynn ..
Directed by: Edward L. Cahn
Release date: 1943-04-22

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