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Cartoons of the Moment – Today the German Monster Threatens the World (c.1916)

This powerful piece of anti-German propaganda was a recruitment tool to persuade Australian men of fighting age that their help was urgently needed in the war effort.

Length: 8 minutes 28 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Featured in the Australasian Gazette collection

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 107654