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That They May Live

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Library and Archives Canada: 35mm.
"This film is about how the discovery and manufacture of blood plasma saved thousands of lives in the Second World War. Shots include: soldiers being given blood transfusions on the front lines; mobile blood donor clinics in Canada; civilians giving blood; blood plasma being processed at a laboratory in Canada, and shipped overseas."

"Film sur la découverte et la fabrication du plasma sanguin. Le plasma sanguin a sauvé des milliers de vies durant la Deuxième Guerre mondiale."