Results

11-20 of 101 results | Page 2 of 11
Sort results by
  1. Great War Diaries (2014)

    Subject
    History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 440 minutes), £24.99

    Using a mixture of re-enacted scenes, archive footage and animation, this documentary series looks into the lives of the men and women who wrote about their experiences of the First World War in journals and...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  2. Guns of August (2013)

    Director
    Nathan Kroll
    Subject
    History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 95 minutes), £9.99

    DVD release of the 1964 documentary based on Barbara Tuchman’s book of the same name, which tells the story of the events leading up to the outbreak of the First World War.

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  3. Public Information Films of the British Home Front: The First World War (2013)

    Subject
    Film studies; History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 150 minutes), £16.99

    This release brings together a collection of information films during World War I, made in order to promote co-operation and support among civilians. More than 25 official cartoons, trailers and short films...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  4. First World War, The: An Historical Insight (2013)

    Subject
    History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 360 minutes), £19.99

    This series is a companion piece to the book by Hew Stachan, and chronicles the global conflict that helped shape the twentieth century.

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  5. Parade’s End (2012)

    Director
    Susanna White
    Subject
    Literature
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 287 minutes), £24.99

    Tom Stoppard’s adaptation of Ford Madox Ford’s novel tells the story of English aristocrats Christopher and Sylvia Tietjens. As the decadence of the Edwardian era makes way for the destruction of the...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  6. Britten: War Requiem (2012)

    Subject
    English language and literature; Music
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 97 minutes), £29.99

    2012 sees the 50th anniversary of Britten’s War Requiem and the building it was written for, Coventry Cathedral. The work combines the words of the Latin Mass for the Dead and poems by the First World War...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  7. Warhorse: The Real Story (2012)

    Subject
    History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 60 minutes), £14.99

    Documentary about the horses requisitioned from British farms and country estates during World War I to serve on the front line. Brough Scott tells the story his grandfather Jack Seely and his horse Warrior,...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  8. 'They Walked and Talked ...' a Dymock Poets’ Collection (2010)

    Director
    Rachel Plant
    Producer
    Cate Luck
    Subject
    Literature
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 30 minutes), £10.00

    On the north-west borders of Gloucestershire, in the years immediately prior to the outbreak of the First World War, a literary community was formed which came to represent a significant development in the...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  9. Life Story of David Lloyd George, The (2009 Film)

    Director
    Maurice Elvey
    Subject
    History; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0, 152 + 47 minutes), £18.99

    Maurice Elvey’s silent biopic maps out the life of British Prime Minister Lloyd George from childhood to the end of the Great War, using actors and hundreds of extras in studio and location scenes. In 1918...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  10. Paris 1919 (2009)

    Director
    Paul Cowan
    Producer
    Gerry Flahive; Paul Sadoun
    Subject
    History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 NTSC, 95 minutes), $89.95

    Paul Cowan’s feature-length documentary combines archival footage and dramatic re-enactments to take viewers inside the peace talks that followed World War I. Inspired by Margaret MacMillan’s book Paris...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
11-20 of 101 results | Page 2 of 11
Sort results by