Blitz: London’s Firestorm
29th December 1940: one of the most terrifying nights of the Blitz. Hitler hoped that, by destroying London’s most iconic buildings, he could destroy Britain’s national identity and will to fight. This is a unique and intimate snapshot of a crucial turning point in history, telling the story of a momentous 24 hours through the personal stories of some of those actually caught up in the events, including an American war correspondent, a couple trying to make their way home during the raid and a fireman fighting to contain the firestorm.
|Broadcaster:||Channel 4, PBS|
|Distributor:||Channel 4 International|
|Format:||1 x 120 min|
|Executive Producer:||Julian Ware, Tom Brisley|
|Produced by:||Louise Osmond|
|Directed by:||Louise Osmond|