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The Great War in Color: WWI

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Most of the surviving films and photographs of the Great War were shot in black and white. Fortunately the advance of technology has allowed historians to revisit these amazing images and present them in color, the result is a powerful documentary which provides a detailed look at the Great War as experienced through the eyes of those who were there.

  • DirectorBob Carruthers
  • Runtime: 47 min
  • StudioTotal Content Digital
  • QualityHD

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