Bethune

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Bethune

  • 1964 ----- b & w ----- 59 min ----- 16mm
  • Presents a film biography of Dr. Norman Bethune, a Canadian doctor who served with the loyalists during the Spanish Civil War and with the North Chinese Army during the Sino-Japanese War. In Spain he pioneered the world's first mobile blood-transfusion service; in China his work behind battle lines to save the wounded made him a legendary figure.
  • Topics: (Biography, Canadian Studies, Medicine)