Australian Screen

Australia’s audiovisual heritage online

Give Us This Day (1943)

This food rationing advertisement takes its title from a phrase in the Lord’s Prayer ‘give us this day our daily bread’.

Length: 8 minutes 58 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Production company:


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 14075

Education Resources:

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