|The Battle of Gettysburg|
|Directed by||Herman Hoffman|
|Written by||Dore Schary|
|Narrated by||Leslie Nielsen|
|Music by||period Civil War music|
|Running time||30 minutes|
The documentary was filmed in Eastmancolor entirely on location at the Gettysburg National Military Park in south-central Pennsylvania. Leslie Nielsen provides narration, while songs from the Civil War era are played in the background, along with the sounds of battle. At the end of the film, Nielsen reads the Gettysburg Address.
In 1956, the film was nominated for Oscars for Best Documentary, Short Subject (Dore Schary) and Best Short Subject, Two-reel (also for Dore Schary). 
- "NY Times: The Battle of Gettysburg". NY Times. http://movies.nytimes.com/movie/300253/The-Battle-of-Gettysburg/details. Retrieved 2008-11-25.
- The Battle of Gettysburg at the Internet Movie Database