The World at War (1)

This award-winning documentary series took four years and ~£1million to make. Amidst hours of rare archive film clips from the Imperial War Museum and official German sources, are interviews with such figures as Traudl Junge, Hitler's personal secretary, U-boat commander Admiral Doenitz, and Hollywood star Jimmy Stewart, a wartime brigadier-general in the US Air Force. Laurence Olivier narrated, Jeremy Isaacs produced.