Reel History of Britain launches September 5 on BBC Two.
The 'Reel History of Britain' is a major new British Film Institute/BBC co-production coinciding with the completion of the Screen Heritage UK project. The series reveals some of the fascinating stories and individuals behind key archive films from the British Film Institute and other national and regional film archives.
Films from Screen Archive South East feature in the programmes devoted to the Home Guard in World War II (episode 6, 12 September) and rural life in Kent (episode 14, 22 September). The series is presented in 20 episodes by broadcaster and historian Melvyn Bragg and is launched on 5 September 2011 on BBC Two at 6.30pm.
For more programme information, visit BBC Two online.