Dig World War II
45:58

Dig World War II

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 22, 2013

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Historian Dan Snow joins military archaeologists as they investigate the former battlegrounds of the Second World War, uncovering little-known stories of the period. In this ...

Historian Dan Snow joins military archaeologists as they investigate the former battlegrounds of the Second World War, uncovering little-known stories of the period. In this episode, Dan heads out to sea to hear the story of the Empire Heritage, a cargo ship filled with Sherman Tanks sunk off Malin Head during the Battle of the Atlantic in 1944.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
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World War 2 - The Last Heroes: The Battle For Caen

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 13, 2013

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From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, ...

From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and innovative cinematic techniques to tell the story of an iconic battle.

The Dust Bowl
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The Dust Bowl: Reaping The Whirlwind

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS March 15, 2013

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As the Great Depression continued into 1935, the inhabitants of the southern Plains also had to contend with 'black blizzards', violent dust storms that wiped out crops and ...

As the Great Depression continued into 1935, the inhabitants of the southern Plains also had to contend with 'black blizzards', violent dust storms that wiped out crops and livestock.

Dan Snow: Last Heroes Of D-Day
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Dan Snow: Last Heroes Of D-Day

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS July 1, 2015

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With unprecedented access to thousands of top secret 3D spy photographs, compelling story telling, state of the art graphics and dramatic reconstruction, Last Heroes of D-Day ...

With unprecedented access to thousands of top secret 3D spy photographs, compelling story telling, state of the art graphics and dramatic reconstruction, Last Heroes of D-Day brings one day in June, into sharp relief for a new generation.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
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World War 2 - The Last Heroes: Victory

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS January 10, 2014

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The personal stories of the soldiers who fought in World War II, brought back to life in reconstructions with real bombs and ammunition. The Allies finally reach the River ...

The personal stories of the soldiers who fought in World War II, brought back to life in reconstructions with real bombs and ammunition. The Allies finally reach the River Rhine, the last obstacle between them and the German heartland and their ultimate goal - Berlin.

Kids of Courage
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Kids of Courage: Sandrine

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC Me February 20, 2019

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Sandrine's family helps persecuted Jews to escape from the Nazi regime. Suddenly her father gets arrested and the situation becomes very dangerous. Should Sandrine betray the ...

Sandrine's family helps persecuted Jews to escape from the Nazi regime. Suddenly her father gets arrested and the situation becomes very dangerous. Should Sandrine betray the Jewish refugees to save her father's life?

The Hollywood War
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The Hollywood War: The End of Innocence

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 7, 2015

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Answering President Roosevelt's call, Hollywood's eight major studios devoted their resources and their talents to the war effort. Drama, documentaries, cartoons: thousands of ...

Answering President Roosevelt's call, Hollywood's eight major studios devoted their resources and their talents to the war effort. Drama, documentaries, cartoons: thousands of films were produced, meant either for the general public or for the different branches of the military.

Kids of Courage
25:06

Kids of Courage: Romek

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me March 6, 2019

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Romek and his parents live in a Jewish ghetto. He is a smuggler boy. From his last run, he brings not only a few potatoes, but also disturbing news: the ghetto is to be closed ...

Romek and his parents live in a Jewish ghetto. He is a smuggler boy. From his last run, he brings not only a few potatoes, but also disturbing news: the ghetto is to be closed and the inhabitants deported to a labour camp.

The Dust Bowl
51:54

The Dust Bowl: Dust To Eat

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS March 8, 2013

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By 1933, the people of the southern plains were already weary of the year-long drought that had withered their crops and turned their fields to dust. The prosperous years of ...

By 1933, the people of the southern plains were already weary of the year-long drought that had withered their crops and turned their fields to dust. The prosperous years of bountiful harvests and high wheat prices were still fresh in the memory, with farmers remaining optimistic even as the Great Depression gripped the country and farm prices collapsed. Unfortunately, the worst was yet to come.

The Dust Bowl
51:54

The Dust Bowl: The Hardy Ones

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS March 22, 2013

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With the dust storms still ravishing their land, their homes and their family, many of those affected had a tough decision to make; leave in search of a better life or stay ...

With the dust storms still ravishing their land, their homes and their family, many of those affected had a tough decision to make; leave in search of a better life or stay and face the seemingly never-ending storms.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
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World War 2 - The Last Heroes: D Day

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS December 6, 2013

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This documentary series painstakingly chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony and previously unseen ...

This documentary series painstakingly chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony and previously unseen archive footage. Honing in on personal experiences of frontline personnel, hear not only what it was like to be there, but also reveals how these experiences transformed the survivors as they moved from naive enthusiasm before D-Day, to grim determination by the end.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
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World War 2 - The Last Heroes: The Scheldt and Arhem

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS December 27, 2013

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As the British and Canadians sweep through Holland they are greeted with open arms by the Dutch. Taking the port at Antwerp is crucial to allow supplies to get to front-line ...

As the British and Canadians sweep through Holland they are greeted with open arms by the Dutch. Taking the port at Antwerp is crucial to allow supplies to get to front-line troops. However, the Germans bring out their secret weapon - the V2 rocket.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
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World War 2 - The Last Heroes: Breakout From Normandy

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS December 20, 2013

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Chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and cinematic techniques to tell the story of an ...

Chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and cinematic techniques to tell the story of an iconic battle.

Decisive Battles of Hitler's War
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Decisive Battles of Hitler's War: Normandy To The Rhine

Episode 7 The History Channel February 8, 2017

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Overwhelming superiority on the ground and in the air swung the course of battle in the West in favour of the Allies.

Overwhelming superiority on the ground and in the air swung the course of battle in the West in favour of the Allies.

Kids of Courage
25:07

Kids of Courage: Calum

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC Me February 27, 2019

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Calum doesn't care about the war and won't practice boring air raid drills. While he is off on his bike, German bombers fly over the city. Clydebank is attacked, and Calum ...

Calum doesn't care about the war and won't practice boring air raid drills. While he is off on his bike, German bombers fly over the city. Clydebank is attacked, and Calum must get to his mother quickly.

Kids of Courage
25:01

Kids of Courage: Justus

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC Me March 20, 2019

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Justus is delighted to become a 'soldier' defending Germany. He and a handful of other young boys are to hold a village street against the Americans. When the tanks arrive, ...

Justus is delighted to become a 'soldier' defending Germany. He and a handful of other young boys are to hold a village street against the Americans. When the tanks arrive, all of Justus' hero fantasies are destroyed.

Dig World War II
45:58

Dig World War II

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS March 8, 2013

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In the final episode, Dan explores both sides of D-Day, the greatest amphibious landing in history, follows the Allied push into occupied France, and checks out an incredible ...

In the final episode, Dan explores both sides of D-Day, the greatest amphibious landing in history, follows the Allied push into occupied France, and checks out an incredible submarine graveyard.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
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World War 2 - The Last Heroes: Battle of the Bulge

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS January 3, 2014

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Documentary chronicling the history of World War II's Battle of the Bulge, when the German army launched a major surprise counteroffensive against the American forces that ...

Documentary chronicling the history of World War II's Battle of the Bulge, when the German army launched a major surprise counteroffensive against the American forces that caught them almost completely off-guard, sweeping away major portions of the front line, pushing deep into the rear areas and causing tens of thousands of casualties before it was finally halted.