Crusades: Crescent & the Cross (2005): S01E02


A detailed documentary telling the complete story of the great Christian Crusades into the Holy Land.

Outline of Series 01, Episode 02

Taking on the gargantuan task of chronicling two centuries of conflict, this fascinating documentary begins in 1096 A.D. – the year Christian soldiers seized the city of Jerusalem from Muslim forces.

The programme follows the Crusades through the 13th century via a stunning blend of theatrical reenactments, computer-generated imagery and on-location footage.

Produced by the History Channel, the show is thought provoking and educational.

Crusades: Crescent & the Cross Series

Production & Filming Details

  • Directors: Stuart Elliott and Mark Lewis.
  • Writer: Stuart Elliot.
  • Production: Military Channel.
  • Released Date: 06 November 2005 (US).
  • Running time: 240 minutes (total running time).
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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