Long Shadow (DVD)
Historian David Reynolds explores the enduring impact of WWI in the BBC series based on the award-winning book.
A major BBC series based on the prize-winning book The Long Shadow. Historian David Reynolds explores the lasting impact of The Great War on our world, and the shadow it has cast over Europe since the last shots were fired.
Visiting locations across Europe, from Slovenia to the Sudetenland, Belfast to Berlin, David Reynolds analyses everything that World War I left in its wake, shedding light on how the conflict unleashed forces we still grapple with today.
This extraordinary series also charts how the experience of war haunted the generation who lived through it, and the soldiers who survived it.
Drawing on years of research and a wealth of historical footage, Long Shadow provides a fresh, captivating and, at times, terrifying look at The Great War and its lasting impact.
Release Date: 4th July 2016
Year of production: 2014
Presented by: David Reynolds
Running Time: 185 min
Cat No: 166451
No Disc: 1