Rise of the Supercarrier (2020): S02E03 – Pushing the Limits

Introduction Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. Rise of the Supercarrier is a 2019 behind the scenes documentary looking at the UK’s largest warship. Outline During the course of the HMS Queen Elizabeth’s first deployment, the F-35B Lightning jet… Read More

Rise of the Supercarrier (2020): S02E02 – Hurricane Alert

Introduction Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. Rise of the Supercarrier is a 2019 behind the scenes documentary looking at the UK’s largest warship. Outline Britain’s biggest warship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, is in her second month of a gruelling… Read More

Rise of the Supercarrier (2020): S02E01 – Heading for America

Introduction Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. Rise of the Supercarrier is a 2019 behind the scenes documentary looking at the UK’s largest warship. Outline The aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, Britain’s $4 billion gamble, is finally ready to… Read More

Rise of the Supercarrier (2019): S01E03 – Trials at Sea

Introduction Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. Rise of the Supercarrier is a 2019 behind the scenes documentary looking at the UK’s largest warship. Outline Britain’s supercarrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is wrapping up sea trials, but she has a… Read More

Rise of the Supercarrier (2019): S01E02 – Do or Die

Introduction Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. Rise of the Supercarrier is a 2019 behind the scenes documentary looking at the UK’s largest warship. Outline Britain’s largest warship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, has left the dockyard and entered the North… Read More

Rise of the Supercarrier (2019): S01E01 – Birth of a Giant

Introduction Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. Rise of the Supercarrier is a 2019 behind the scenes documentary looking at the UK’s largest warship. Outline Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than… Read More

Rise of the Supercarrier Documentary Series Overview

Introduction Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom’s largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. Rise of the Supercarrier is a 2019 behind the scenes documentary looking at the UK’s largest warship. Outline HMS Queen Elizabeth is the largest and most powerful warship ever built for Britain’s… Read More

Darwin and The Beagle’s Scandal (2018)

Introduction Retrace Darwin’s voyage aboard the HMS Beagle and uncover the journey’s surprising backstory. Outline Before he wrote the book that revolutionised the way people understood evolution, a young Charles Darwin found himself, by chance, on a strange sea voyage. This is the story of the HMS Beagle, which travelled from Great Britain to survey… Read More

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

Introduction Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World is a 2003 American epic period war-drama film co-written, produced and directed by Peter Weir, set in the Napoleonic Wars. The film’s plot and characters are adapted from three novels in author Patrick O’Brian’s Aubrey–Maturin series, which includes 20 completed novels of Jack Aubrey’s naval… Read More