Churchill's extraordinary experiences during World War I

Watch Churchill's First World War on BBC Select

This gripping drama-documentary reveals British Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s extraordinary experiences during World War I.

Intimate letters to his wife Clementine tell the story largely in Churchill’s own words.

Dark political intrigue, a passionate love story and remarkable military adventures combine to show how the Churchill of 1940 was forged by his experience in the First World War.

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