A time corridor forces the Doctor to the London docklands on present-day Earth where a bomb squad watches over some strange, alien canisters. At the other end, a battle cruiser lunches an assault on a prison space station that holds just one prisoner - Davros, creator of the Daleks. Written by
Did You Know?
Director Matthew Robinson
revealed on the DVD commentary that his approach to directing the series was to push the limits of the multi-camera studio scenes by getting a lot of movement with the cameras, as well as tracking, zooming and holding focus to keep the tension as much as possible. See more
The studio technician operating Davros' lab's sliding door can be seen silhouetted behind the semi-transparent wall. When the door closes, he straightens up and leaves. See more
[searching for a Dalek
What's it look like?
Oh, you won't mistake it. The moment you find it it'll try and kill you.