Mondays, on Channel 5
Documentary using computer colorized footage from World War I to give the audience the feel of how it really looked back during the war.
Kenneth Branagh recalls the events of 1918, when Allied troops finally overran the Hindenburg line, setting in motion a chain of events which saw the Kaiser go into exile and paving the way for Germany's final surrender. Recently colourised newsreel foota
This first episode, Catastrophe, looks at the fact that between 1914 and 1918, 65 million men took up arms. Ten million were killed and 20 million were emotionally and physically incapacitated. The war ushered in new terminologies, new and massive weapons
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