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Wilfred Owen: A Remembrance Tale

Jeremy Paxman tells the tragic story of World War One poet Wilfred Owen. At a time of jingoism and wartime propaganda, one Shropshire lad was compelled to tell the truth. Jeremy Paxman travels to the battlefields of France to discover how the ugliest and most terrible arena imaginable gave birth to some of the most poignant and powerful poetry in the English language. Wilfred Owen is played by Samuel Barnett.

1 hour

Last on

Thu 11 Nov 2010 22:00

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterJeremy Paxman
DirectorLouise Hooper
ProducerLouise Hooper
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