Battle of the Somme Film

Category: Heritage

Date: 09 July 2016

Time: 14:00 p.m. to 15:30 p.m.

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the battle this unique UNESCO listed film from the IWM's collection - 'The Batttle of the Somme' - will be shown at the museum. Shot and screened in 1916, it was the first feature length documentary about war showing the soldiers and the conditions on the battlefield.  The film will be introduced by Professor Stephen Badsey of the University of Wolverhampton.

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this is a free event

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16+