Aug 1, 2021
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How do you turn the diplomatic exchanges before the outbreak of the First World War into a TV drama?
This month Angus, Jessica, and Chris discuss the 2014 BBC series 37 Days. Along the way they explore the role of France in the war's outbreak, how similar the cast appeared to historical figures, a random Star Wars...
May 1, 2021
Apr 1, 2021
How does the landscape inform our understanding of a First World War film?
In this episode cultural historian Beth Wyatt talks to Angus, Jessica, and Chris about the use of landscape in Sam Mendes' film 1917. Along the way we discuss how soldiers used the world around them to remember home, the importance of cherry...