May 28, 1952 (21st Parliament, 6th Session)

CCF

Mr. Thatcher:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. Has the Department of National Defence a separate unit for making moving pictures apart from the national film board?
2. If so (a) what are the reasons for this apparent duplication; (b) what was the total cost of the unit in the past fiscal year; (c) what is the estimated cost of the unit for the coming year?
3. How many employees are presently working for this branch of the department?
4. Did the unit make a film of the royal tour in addition to the film made by the national film board on the same subject?
5. If so, at what cost?

Topic:   FILM PRODUCTION
Subtopic:   NATIONAL FILM BOARD AND DEFENCE DEPARTMENT
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