23rd-28th September 2019

Chagford, Dartmoor, Devon

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War Above The Trenches

  • Date: Wednesday 26th September
  • Time: 7.30pm
  • Tickets: £9
  • Types: Film screening, Q and A

To commemorate and remember 100 years on from World War One, we are delighted to welcome producer Stephen Saunders back to Chagford, with his new film War Above the Trenches. This documentary shows in detail the bitter struggle for air superiority by France and Britain against Germany on the Western Front during World War One.

Following the screening there will be a Q & A with producer Stephen Saunders.

stephen saunders

About "War Above the Trenches"

See the story of the Royal Flying Corps’ bitter struggle for air superiority over the Western Front during World War I, a horrifying conflict more thought of a trench-based war.

Adapted from the book Bloody April by historian Peter Hart, War Above The Trenches explores the brave new world of dogfights, aerial reconnaissance and bombing missions through the eyes of the men in the air and those fighting in the trenches below.

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