Odette (1950)

Introduction Odette is a 1950 British war film based on the true story of Special Operations Executive French agent, Odette Sansom, living in England, who was captured by the Germans in 1943, condemned to death and sent to Ravensbrück concentration camp to be executed. However, against all odds she survived the war and testified against… Read More

Harriet’s Army (2014): S01E01 – The Enemy Among Us

Introduction Children’s Drama set during the First World War in which 14 year old Harriet forms an army of misfit kids to hunt for spies during World War I. Outline In the opening episode, Harriet takes drastic action when a campaign grows against a local family with German connections. Harriet’s Army Series You can find… Read More

Wish Me Luck (1990): S03E08

Introduction Wish Me Luck is a British television drama about the exploits of British women undercover agents during the Second World War. Outline German paratroopers swarm all over Le Crest, forcing the Maquis into hiding in the woods. Brave woman doctor Bosco, Nicole, Philippe and Max’s son Jean-Louis are among the casualties. The British agents… Read More