Bloody Foreigners (2010): S01E03 – The Untold Great Fire of London

Introduction Bloody Foreigners is a four-part series of drama-documentaries highlighting the role played by foreigners at iconic moments and crucial turning points in British history. Outline Everyone knows that the Great Fire of London started at a baker’s in Pudding Lane; that it was a terrible accident; and hardly anyone died. However, reeling from plague… Read More

Bloody Foreigners (2010): S01E02 – The Untold Battle of Britain

Introduction Bloody Foreigners is a four-part series of drama-documentaries highlighting the role played by foreigners at iconic moments and crucial turning points in British history. Outline This dramatised documentary recounts how, during the most decisive phase of the Battle of the Britain, a single squadron of 34 Polish fighter pilots wreaked havoc on the Luftwaffe,… Read More

Bloody Foreigners (2010): S01E01 – The Untold Battle of Trafalgar

Introduction Bloody Foreigners is a four-part series of drama-documentaries highlighting the role played by foreigners at iconic moments and crucial turning points in British history. Outline Nelson famously signalled the Battle of Trafalgar with the words: ‘England expects that every man will do his duty’. However, of the 18,000 sailors fighting for King and Country,… Read More

Bloody Foreigners Documentary Series Overview (2010)

Introduction Bloody Foreigners is a four-part series of drama-documentaries highlighting the role played by foreigners at iconic moments and crucial turning points in British history. Outline Explores the part immigrant communities played in key events of British history. These included Polish fighter pilots’ in the Battle of Britain, black sailors involved in the Battle of… Read More

Blood and Fury: America’s Civil War (2017): S01E06 – Battle of Petersburg

Introduction Blood and Fury: America’s Civl War tells stories of the war’s most significant battles from the battles at Bull Run, Antietam, Gettysburg, Nashville and Fredericksburg. Also known as Civil War Chronicles (working title, US) and The Civil War: Brothers Divided (new title, US). Outline April 1865: The Union invasion of the south has ground… Read More

Blood and Fury: America’s Civil War (2017): S01E05 – Battle of Nashville

Introduction Blood and Fury: America’s Civl War tells stories of the war’s most significant battles from the battles at Bull Run, Antietam, Gettysburg, Nashville and Fredericksburg. Also known as Civil War Chronicles (working title, US) and The Civil War: Brothers Divided (new title, US). Outline December 1864: In a daring attempt to regain the upper… Read More

Blood and Fury: America’s Civil War (2017): S01E04 – Battle of Gettysburg

Introduction Blood and Fury: America’s Civl War tells stories of the war’s most significant battles from the battles at Bull Run, Antietam, Gettysburg, Nashville and Fredericksburg. Also known as Civil War Chronicles (working title, US) and The Civil War: Brothers Divided (new title, US). Outline July 1863: An elite band of Yankee Sharpshooters must stop… Read More

Blood and Fury: America’s Civil War (2016): S01E03 – Battle of Fredricksburg

Introduction Blood and Fury: America’s Civl War tells stories of the war’s most significant battles from the battles at Bull Run, Antietam, Gettysburg, Nashville and Fredericksburg. Also known as Civil War Chronicles (working title, US) and The Civil War: Brothers Divided (new title, US). Outline Dec. 1862: Following the strategic Union win at Antietam, Federal… Read More

Blood and Fury: America’s Civil War (2016): S01E02 – Battle of Antietam

Introduction Blood and Fury: America’s Civl War tells stories of the war’s most significant battles from the battles at Bull Run, Antietam, Gettysburg, Nashville and Fredericksburg. Also known as Civil War Chronicles (working title, US) and The Civil War: Brothers Divided (new title, US). Outline September 1862. Following a string of victories in Virginia, Confederate… Read More

Blood and Fury: America’s Civil War (2016): S01E01 – Battle of First Bull Run

Introduction Blood and Fury: America’s Civl War tells stories of the war’s most significant battles from the battles at Bull Run, Antietam, Gettysburg, Nashville and Fredericksburg. Also known as Civil War Chronicles (working title, US) and The Civil War: Brothers Divided (new title, US). Outline July 1861. In what will be the first real battle… Read More