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The Story of ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On January 3, 2013 @ 8:00 am In Weekend | Comments Disabled

A short film that tells the story behind the ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ poster. Its origins at the beginning of WWII and its rediscovery in a bookshop in England in 2000, becoming one of the iconic images of the 21st century. Film, music, script and narration by Temujin Doran.

Uploaded on Feb 28, 2012

To find out more about Barter Books visit http://www.barterbooks.co.uk to download the ‘Keep Calm’ iphone app [1]

Concept and production by Nation [2]


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[1] iphone app: http://bit.ly/keepcalmapp

[2] Nation: http://www.wearenation.co.uk/

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