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Waiting for Dawn (2015)

| Short, Drama, War
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A young soldier and his experiences in the First World War. It highlights the hardships and horrors faced by many young men who served in the Army during that time. Based on true events.

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Updated: 16 February 2016
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Jack Farthing ...
Private Peter Francis
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Private James Williams
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Elizabeth
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Private John Williams
Jason Furnival ...
Sergeant Jones
Simon Bubb ...
Officer Pembrook
Max Cormac ...
Young Private
Geoff Streatfeild ...
Chaplain
Peter Stickney ...
Officer Wentworth
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Waiting for Dawn is the story of a young soldier, Private James Williams, set in the trenches during World War 1. It tells the harrowing tale of a young man struggling to find peace with himself, witnessing the death of his younger brother, being unable to save him; he questions, his own, the Generals and ultimately Gods involvement in the War. Written by Richard Cousins

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Fear your enemy, fear your country

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£42,000 (estimated)
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