Mandelson: The Real PM?

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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

Documentary following Peter Mandelson in the run-up to the 2010 general election. Hannah Rothschild's film shows Mandelson at his ministry, masterminding the election campaign and dealing with colleagues such as Gordon Brown and Alastair Campbell. With unprecedented access to key events and conversations, this is a fascinating behind-the-scenes exploration of British politics.

  • Photo: Peter and Gordon

    Photo: Peter and Gordon

    Peter Mandelson, then Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, talks to Prime Minister Gordon Brown at the launch of the Labour Party manifesto in April 2010.

  • Photo: Mandelson out and about

    Photo: Mandelson out and about

    Peter Mandelson poses for a photo opportunity with local journalists as he tours the country.

  • Photo: Election day

    Photo: Election day

    Peter Mandelson pictured on the day of the 2010 General Election, taking a phone call as he walks through his normally bustling Whitehall office.

Credits

Series Editor
Nick Fraser
Director
Hannah Rothschild

Broadcasts

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