Nation on Film, Series 1 Episode guide

  1. The Ramsden Collection

    The story of a newly-discovered archive that sheds new light on life in post-war Britain.

    First broadcast: 10 Dec 2008

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  2. Selling Cars

    David Jason tells the story of how film sold the car before television changed everything.

    First broadcast: 16 Mar 2008

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  3. Shooting the War

    David Suchet narrates a documentary showing differing aspects of life during WW2.

    First broadcast: 08 May 2010

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  4. Package Holidays

    David Jason tells the story of how film was used to promote package holidays in the 1960s.

    First broadcast: 26 Nov 2008

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  5. Selling Salvation

    How the Christian church in the UK used film to offer salvation in the 1950s and 60s.

    First broadcast: 18 Mar 2008

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  6. Women's Football

    The story of how the rise and fall of women's football was captured on film.

    First broadcast: 13 Dec 2007

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  7. Flying with Cobham

    David Jason narrates the story of 1920s trail-blazing pilot Alan Cobham.

    First broadcast: 05 Mar 2007

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  8. Kearton's Wildlife

    David Jason explores how a farmer's son from Yorkshire became a pioneer of wildlife film.

    First broadcast: 26 Feb 2007

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