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THE WORLD IN FLAMES

3 episodes x 70 minutes

Black & White - Betacam SP/PAL with M&E and Italian Tracks

Episode 1 - From the Rise of Hitler to the Blitzkrieg

Hitlerís rise to power and the onset of Nazism are the causes of the Second World War. The sudden success of the Blitzkrieg in Poland and France persuades Mussolini to participate in a war which although considered an easy victory will, on the contrary, end tragically.

 

Episode 2 - From the Battle of Britain to the Fall of Stalingrad

The unbelievable success of Germany during the first months of the war induct Hitler to make a move toward the conquest the British Isles and Russia. In Britain the heroic stand of the British people force Hitler to withdraw, while on the Eastern front the adventure concludes in the tragic seize of Stalingrad.

 

Episode 3 - From the Landing in Normandy to the Fall of Japan

The US troops land in North Africa and consequently release it from the hold of the Italian-German troops. Italy surrenders. The Allied Forces build the second front in Normandy, closing the circle which surrounds the German troops from the East. The launch of the atomic bomb over Hiroshima and Nagasaki cuts off Japan definitely.