The War File: The Desert War

  |  Buy to Own: 07/11/2005
  |  55 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
The War File: The Desert War Film Poster


Documentary examining the crucial campaign in the deserts of North Africa during the Second World War, when Hitler dispatched Gerneral Rommell to take on Britain's General Montgomery after the comprehensive defeat of the Italians. Although the British were initially pushed back to the Egyptian border, Montgomery was able to lead his troops to a historic victory at El Alamein. Featuring archive footage, maps and graphics, and interviews. Narrated by Michael Leighton.