Few figures in British history command the admiration and respect of Winston Churchill. Without the war years his contribution to politics, history and society would still have been considerable, but it was these six years of conflict from 1939-1945 that were the making of Britain's greatest leader. This new DVD documents Churchill's war as it unravels year by year, at home and abroad. Sourced from the ITN archives and featuring a wealth of previously unseen footage Churchill's War combines archive pictures and music from one of the most important moments in British history. Featuring newsreels, speeches and content from the war archives, this programme is a vivid reminder of a man who helped shaped Britain's destiny. This is Churchill's war - as it actually happened.