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A Ship Is Born

Directed by Jean Negulesco
United States, 1942
Documentary, Short, War

Synopsis

This Vitaphone ‘Technicolor Special’ (production number 8001) portrays the behind-the-scenes story of the building and manning, during World War Two, of the USA supply line to Victory against the Axis powers, the United States Merchant Marine service.

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A Ship Is Born Directed by Jean Negulesco

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1943 | Nominee: Best Documentary