Home Front Britain explores the archives of British Wartime Films and documentaries, and how they were made to inform and lift the spirits of the British Public during World War 2. The films include a rare narrated piece by Sir Laurence Olivier, The Story of the Silent Village, the true story of the massacre of a small Czech village by the Nazis, Other films show the life of a wartime housewife, the importance of personal hygiene for Soldiers serving overseas and the V1 rocket bombardment of British cities in 1944.
Home Front Britain captures the mood of a nation during wartime Britain and gives a unique insight on what it was like living in Britain in World War 2.
Release Date: 15 February 2010
Certificate: E - Exempt from Certification
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 270 minutes
Main Language: English