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The World at War - Distant War


Laurence Olivier narrates the acclaimed documentary series telling the story of World War II. For months after Prime Minister Chamberlain's declaration of war, the only casualties suffered in Britain by the home front are on the streets during black-out. In other parts of Europe, the full force of the Nazi war machine rolls on.

Broadcasts

  • - on
  • 2009-01-31 16:10:00 - 2009-01-31 17:00:00 on BBC Two England, BBC Two Wales, BBC Two Wales Analogue, BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Northern Ireland Analogue,
  • 2010-07-06 13:00:00 - 2010-07-06 13:50:00 on BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two England,
  • 2010-07-07 14:00:00 - 2010-07-07 14:50:00 on BBC Two Wales,

Credits

  • Actor Laurence Olivier
  • Director David Elstein
  • Writer Laurence Thompson
  • Producer David Elstein