Spanish Civil War with Michael Portillo (2017): Part 02

Introduction Michael Portillo presents a compelling two part series on a forgotten, often hidden war, with footage brought back to life in vivid colour. Outline Journalist Michael Portillo presents colour footage of the Spanish Civil War. This never-before-seen footage vividly recounts a war previously seen in black and white. Part 01. Production & Filming Details… Read More

Spanish Civil War with Michael Portillo (2017): Part 01

Introduction Michael Portillo presents a compelling two part series on a forgotten, often hidden war, with footage brought back to life in vivid colour. Outline Journalist Michael Portillo presents colour footage of the Spanish Civil War. This never-before-seen footage vividly recounts a war previously seen in black and white. Part 02. Production & Filming Details… Read More

Invisible Heroes: African-Americans in the Spanish Civil War (2015)

Introduction This documentary tells the story of the 85 African Americans who in 1936 joined the International Brigades in support of the Spanish Republic. Outline In 1936, some 2,800 young Americans, together with 50,000 volunteers from 54 countries, offered their lives in defence of the Spanish Republic. What is less known is that 85 African… Read More