Churchill's First World War

About the Show

This landmark docu-drama re-examines the darkest hours of one of the 20th century's most remarkable heroes, combining fascinating re-evaluation of the epic and traumatic experiences of Winston Churchill in the First World War, and his contributions as Britain's greatest warlord. Illustrating the extraordinary correspondence Churchill sent from the trenches to his wife Clementine, it reveals intimate insights into his personal life, as well as life on the front. With testimony from leading historians and military experts, this is the story of Churchill's fall - and his road to redemption.