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Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Documentary combining eyewitness testimony and expert interviews with original archive material to explore the story of lawyer Hans Litten's public attempt to challenge Hitler. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Mark Hayhurst
Executive Producer:
Susan Horth

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama based on a true story. In 1931, with Germany on the brink of economic collapse, an audacious young prosecutor calls rising political star Adolf Hitler to the witness stand. Show more

Contributors

Hans Litten:
Ed Stoppard
Adolf Hitler:
Ian Hart
Margot Furst:
Sarah Smart
Rudolf Olden:
Anton Lesser
Walther Stennes:
Ronan Vibert
Producer:
Susan Horth

37 Days

Episode 1: One Month in Summer

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Drama set just before the start of the First World War. The Foreign Office receives news of an assassination, which the kaiser wants to exploit for his own gain. Show more

Contributors

Sir Edward Grey:
Ian McDiarmid
Kaiser Wilhelm II:
Rainer Sellien
Eyre Crowe:
Nicholas Farrell
Herbert Henry Asquith:
Tim Pigott-Smith
Margot Asquith:
Sinead Cusack
Lord Morley:
Bill Paterson
John Burns:
Kenneth Cranham
Bethmann-Hollweg:
Ludger Pistor
Helmuth Moltke:
Bernhard Schutz
David Lloyd George:
Mark Lewis Jones
Director:
Justin Hardy
Producer:
Susan Horth

Series

37 Days

Our World War

Episode 3: War Machine

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Three HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Three HD

Available for 11 months

World War One drama series. At the Battle of Amiens, a tank commander and his crew must storm through enemy lines and fight against the odds to bring the war to an end. Show more

Contributors

Chas Rowland:
Gerard Kearns
Lieutenant Mould:
Luke Norris
Fred Firth:
Shaun Dooley
Mike Weston:
Danny Walters
Lieutenant Cohen:
John Hollingworth
Officer:
Ryan Kiggell
German Boy:
James Wilson
O'Brien:
Kyle Evans
Producer:
Susan Horth
Writer:
Joe Barton

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama illuminating a doctor's efforts to protect the people of Manchester from the 1918 Spanish influenza pandemic as millions of soldiers returned home from the Great War. Show more

Contributors

Dr James Niven:
Bill Paterson
Ernest Dunks:
Mark Gatiss
Sir Arthur Newsholme:
Paul Freeman
MJ O'Donnell:
Kenneth Cranham
Peggy Lytton:
Charlotte Riley
Elsa Kershaw:
Olwen May
Sam Lytton:
Jamie Spencer
Stanford:
Ian Mercer
Mrs Houlston:
Kate Ambler
Lord Mayor:
John Branwell
Mortician:
Will Tacey
Journalist:
Gerard Fletcher
Superintendent:
Martin Oldfield
Constable:
John Draycott
Producer:
Susan Horth
Director:
Justin Hardy

Duration: 1 hour, 24 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 7 months

The true story of a soldier’s journey from hero to alleged war criminal, the determined lawyer on his tail and their search for truth in the fog of war. Show more

Contributors

Brian Wood:
Anthony Boyle
Lucy Wood:
Leah McNamara
Gavin Wood:
Alex Ferns
Patrick O'Connor:
Tom Vaughan-Lawlor
Phil Shiner:
Toby Jones
Director:
Sam Miller
Producer:
Simon Lewis
Executive Producer:
Colin Barr
Executive Producer:
Susan Horth
Production Company:
Expectation TV

Genres

37 Days

Episode 2: One Week in July

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Drama set just before the start of the First World War. Under pressure from the cabinet, the British foreign secretary unravels a tangled web of intrigue. Show more

37 Days

Episode 3: One Long Weekend

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Drama set just before the start of the First World War. During the last hours of peace, Sir Edward Grey is unsure of whether to keep Britain out of the conflict. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Feature-length family drama revealing the story of Damilola Taylor, who died on the streets of London in 2000 aged ten. Show more

Contributors

Richard Taylor:
Babou Ceesay
Gloria Taylor:
Wunmi Mosaku
Tunde Taylor:
Juwon Adedokun
Damilola Taylor:
Sammy Kamara
Gbemi Taylor:
Juma Sharkah
DCI Nick Ephgrave:
Robert Pugh
Auntie Dorcas:
Shola Adewusi
Detective Wallace:
John Hollingworth
Junior:
Gamba Cole
Council Worker:
Naomi Ackie
Cab Driver:
Doc Brown
Prosecution Barrister:
Jud Charlton
Defence Barrister:
Richard Pepple
Male Witness:
Mario Demetriou
Pathologist:
Wanda Opalinska
Witness Bromley:
Imogen Byron
Damilola's Teacher:
Ian Bonar
Passionate Youth:
Shanice Sewell
Head of Department:
Teslim Animashaun
Director:
Euros Lyn
Producer:
Susan Horth
Executive Producer:
Colin Barr
Production Company:
Minnow Films

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama based on the true story of a medieval heist. Dick Puddlecote decides to exact revenge by breaking into the vault at Westminster Abbey and stealing all the King's gold. Show more

Contributors

Dick Puddlecote:
Kris Marshall
Joanna the Concubine:
Geraldine James
King Edward:
Donald Sumpter
Adam de Warefield:
Paul Hilton
Will of the Palace:
Tim Plester
John of Newmarket:
Linal Haft
Irish Pete:
Bennett Warden
Producer:
Justin Hardy
Director:
Justin Hardy
Producer:
Susan Horth

Our World War

Episode 1: The First Day

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for 11 months

Drama revealing real experiences of British soldiers in the First World War. In August 1914, the Royal Fusiliers reach the town of Mons in Belgium. Show more

Contributors

Maurice Dease:
Dominic Thorburn
Fred Steele:
Jefferson Hall
Billy Holbrook:
Calum Callaghan
Charles Jarvis:
Brian Ferguson
Sapper Neary:
Sion Daniel Young
Supply Officer:
Stephen Leask
Producer:
Susan Horth
Writer:
Joe Barton

Our World War

Episode 2: Pals

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Three HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Three HD

Available for 11 months

First World War drama series. A soldier in the Manchester Pals regiment finds himself fighting both the Germans and a system that requires him to execute one of his pals. Show more

Contributors

Paddy Kennedy:
Luke Tittensor
Father Brooks:
Stuart Graham
Henry Delaney:
Lewis Reeves
William Hunt:
Chris Mason
Sergeant Mitchell:
Paul Popplewell
Major Davies:
Anthony Shuster
Wiltshire:
Michael Peavoy
Regimental Sergeant Major:
Andrew MacBean
Director:
Ben Chanan
Producer:
Susan Horth
Writer:
Joe Barton