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Walter's war /
British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Kwame Kwei-Armah ; producer, Ruth Caleb ; director, Alrick Riley.
imprint
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, 2014..
description
1videodisc (53 min.) : sd., col., 4 3/4 in.
format(s)
DVD
Holdings
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imprint
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, 2014..
general note
Originally broadcast on television in 2008.
Special features: bonus feature "The Somme: From Defeat to Victory".
performer
O.T. Fagbenle, Ewan Stewart, Dugald Bruce Lockhart, Samara MacLaren, Michael Wildman.
abstract
Drama inspired by the life of Walter Tull who, after years in an orphanage, went on to become a professional footballer and then the first black commissioned officer to lead British troops during WW1. The action concerns Tull's turbulent passage from ordinary soldier to extraordinary officer at officer training camp, where he had to face his own demons as well as fight the prejudice that surrounded him.
language note
Closed-captioned.
catalogue key
9753789
technical details
DVD, widescreen (19:9) ; stereo.

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