The Somme

The Somme tells the story of the Battle of the Somme, through the eyes of those who fought it. The letters, diaries and journals of the men who fought in the battle are brought to life on the screen. The Somme is an eye opening view into an important moment in history.

Channel 4
1 Season, 1 Episode
November 14, 2005
Cast: Tilda Swinton, Ed Stoppard, Paul Popplewell, Patrick Kennedy
The Somme

The Somme Full Episode Guide

  • British soldiers mounted an attack on German army positions in northern France: the biggest battle mounted by Britain since Waterloo.

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