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100 DAYS TO VICTORY
100 Days to Victory

100 Days to Victory   

Synopsis

100 Days to Victory is a gripping account of the last 100 days of the First World War. It chronicles the story of how through an unprecedented alliance the Allied Generals won the war.

We focus on how four of history’s most interesting leaders, Marshal Ferdinand Foch (France), Field Marshal Douglas Haig (Britain), General Arthur Currie (Canada) and General Sir John Monash (Australia) came together to defeat the enemy with unparalleled teamwork and innovation. Through cinematic recreations, interviews with top historians and state-of-the-art CGI, this exciting and dramatic documentary special from Bristow Global Media Inc. and Electric Pictures brings the men and women behind WWI’s finest multinational feat vividly to life.

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PRESS REVIEWS:

Appears on THE IRISH TIMES’ list of THE BEST 13 SHOWS TO WATCH THIS WEEK

“An enlightening examination of a pivotal but under-reported moment in history” - THE TELEGRAPH

“CGI is convincing and the performances solid” - THE TELEGRAPH

“The angle is genuinely fresh” - THE TELEGRAPH

“This two-part docudrama matches its subject matter, tackling the extraordinary story of the Hundred Days Offensive with reconstructions, archive footage, impressive CGI, a barrage of historians, extracts from soldiers’ diaries and a crisp narration full of staggering facts” - RADIO TIMES

“There are nice insights” - RADIO TIMES

CRITIC’S CHOICE - THE TIMES

“Gripping” - THE TIMES

PICK OF THE WEEK - HISTORY EXTRA

“Reconstructions, archive footage and straightforward narration place events into vivid context.” - THE INDEPENDENT

“It’s a tall order to produce yet another film about the First World War and still make it feel fresh and revelatory, but 100 Days to Victory managed it.” – THE TIMES

“A symphony, integrating CGI, archive footage, diary readings and dramatic reconstructions.” – THE TIMES

**** [Four Stars] – THE TIMES

**** [Four Stars] – WHAT’S ON TV

PICK OF THE DAY – TV TIMES

“Delivering a much-needed history lesson.” – THE LANCASHIRE POST

“Exciting and dramatic, this docudrama…brings the men and women behind WWI’s finest multinational feat of arms vividly to life.” – EYE ON CANADA

“Revealing” - RADIO TIMES

“Fascinating” – DAILY MAIL [Pressreader]

“Terrific” – DAILY MAIL WEEKEND MAGAZINE [Pressreader]

“Blending dramatised scenes with excerpts from soldiers’ diaries and contributions from historians, it rattled along in fine style” - HERALD SCOTLAND

“100 Days was a superb example of an international co-production” - HERALD SCOTLAND

Appears on Junkee’s list of THE SHOWS YOU WILL BE STREAMING IN NOVEMBER


Genre: Non-Fiction

Sub Genre: War, True Story, Documentary

Year of Production: 2018

Running Time: 2 x one hour

Available in HD: Yes

Country: Canada & Australia

Production Company:A Bristow Global Media Inc and Electric Pictures Production