File:Undercover - How to Operate Behind Enemy Lines (1943).webm

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English: Dramatized training film: Analyzes preparation, arrival, establishment, and "prevalent cover" for secret agents by presenting one movie within another, as introduced by Col. Robertson, chief of Schools and Training at Office of Strategic Services. R.1: Gives examples of agents discovered because of inattention to details, good cover versus bad cover. Emphasizes proper attitude, study, and importance of support staff. Explains ways to infiltrate enemy territory. Illustrates effective and ineffective spy methods by comparing two agents. R.2: Continues to compare agents. Ways to camouflage or dispose of revealing evidence. Explains techniques of blending into enemy culture and preparing for sudden departure, how to choose residence and how to avoid suspicion in enemy country.
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Author Produced by Office of Strategic Services. Directed by John Ford.


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Media of the day This file was selected as the media of the day for 05 May 2018. It was captioned as follows:
English: Undercover is a 1943 Office of Strategic Services training film, directed by and featuring John Ford.

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