Lawrence of Arabia: Britain’s Great Adventurer (2020)

Introduction A group of experts – historians, psychologists, and writers – discuss the life of T.E. Lawrence, “Lawrence of Arabia”. Outline The epic story of Thomas Edward Lawrence the World War 1 military officer who united the tribes of Arabia against the Ottoman Turkish army. Production & Filming Details Director(s): Jonathan Jones. Producer(s): Rob Cowling… Read More

The World’s War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire (2014): Part 02

Introduction British historian David Olusoga, along with other historians, narrates the story of millions of Indian, African and Asian troops who fought and died alongside French and British troops to help win the war against Germany, Austro-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire. Outline The World’s War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire looks at the entry of the… Read More

The World’s War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire (2014): Part 01

Introduction British historian David Olusoga, along with other historians, narrates the story of millions of Indian, African and Asian troops who fought and died alongside French and British troops to help win the war against Germany, Austro-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire. Outline The World’s War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire looks at the history of how… Read More

The Unremembered: Britain’s Forgotten War Heroes (2019)

Introduction David Lammy MP reveals the shocking story of how 100,000 or more Africans who died in their own continent serving Britain during World War I were denied the honour of an individual grave. Outline Lammy recorded the Channel 4 documentary for Remembrance Sunday called The Unremembered: Britain’s Forgotten War Heroes which was broadcast on… Read More

Passechendaele (2008)

Introduction Passchendaele is a 2008 Canadian war film, written, co-produced, directed by, and starring Paul Gross. The film – which was shot in Calgary, Alberta, Fort Macleod, Alberta, and in Belgium – focuses on the experiences of a Canadian soldier, Michael Dunne, at the Battle of Passchendaele, also known as the Third Battle of Ypres.… Read More