"...and then all the world began to roar."

Director:

Esther Johnson

Writer:

Bob Stanley (text by)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kate Adie ... Narrator (voice)
Alun Armstrong ... Voice of the Sunderland Daily Echo & Shipping Gazette (voice)
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Storyline

'Asunder' tells the story of what happened to a quintessential British town during the First World War, with virtually all of its men abroad fighting and its women and children left behind. The North East was in the front line, thanks to its shipyards and munitions factories. Using archive and contemporary footage and audio, 'Asunder' reveals the stories of people from Tyneside and Wearside to uncover just what life was like on the home front - with bombs falling on Britain for the first time, conscientious objectors sentenced to death, and women working as doctors, tram conductors and footballers, some of them (God forbid) wearing trousers. Moving from the pre-war Edwardian golden era when cricket, football, and rugby boomed, and aeroplanes and cars pointed to a bright new future - only to see this progress horrifically reverse through the early years of the war. This culminated in the Battle of the Somme when on 1 July 1916 British, French and German forces began one of the most ...

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... and then all the world began to roar.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

July 2016 (UK) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

£30,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Blanche Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (original)

Sound Mix:

Stereo (Stereo)

Color:

Color (Black & White and Color)| Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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