Series director/DoP for Brook Lapping
Executive producer: Brian Lapping
Narrated by Sue Johnstone
4 x 60 minute films chronicling 6 defining months in British history: June-November 1940
Churchill was recently elected. Hitler's armies were sweeping across Europe and Britain faced Dunkirk and the real possibility of defeat.
The series features extraordinary testimony from eyewitnesses: soldiers, sailors, pilots and ordinary civilians - for whom the memories are as fresh as yesterday - in what many regard as their finest hour.
NOMINATED: BAFTA Best documentary series