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Our World War, Season 1, Episode 1, The First Day
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directed by Bruce Goodison, fl. 1997-2016; produced by Susan Horth, fl. 2003-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Our World War, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 59 mins
August 1914, two weeks after the First World War was declared. 80,000 British troops have arrived in southern Belgium, but they have yet to engage the enemy. Among these professional soldiers are the 4th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers, some of the best-trained gunners in the British Army. Lieutenant Maurice Dease and...
directed by Bruce Goodison, fl. 1997-2016; produced by Susan Horth, fl. 2003-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Our World War, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 59 mins
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Our World War, Season 1, Episode 2, Pals
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directed by Ben Chanan, fl. 2003-2016; produced by Susan Horth, fl. 2003-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Our World War, Season 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 58 mins
1916, and Britain's armed forces are decimated. Across the country, friends join up to fight together, in new battalions known as 'Pals'. Paddy Kennedy, a warehouse clerk from Manchester, joins the Manchester Pals Battalion alongside his friends Henry, Andy and Jim. They soon discover that the whole of their neigh...
directed by Ben Chanan, fl. 2003-2016; produced by Susan Horth, fl. 2003-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Our World War, Season 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 58 mins
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The Childhood of Maxim Gorky
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directed by Mark Donskoy, 1901-1981; produced by Soyuzdetfilm; performed by Aleksei Lyarsky, 1923-1943, Varvara Massalitinova, 1878-1945, Mikhail Troyanovsky, 1889-1964 and Elizaveta Alekseeva, 1901-1972 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2002), 1 hour 46 mins

An immortality that Soviet Russia has heretofore allotted only to Lenin and Marx is bestowed upon the country's greatest writer, Maxim Gorky.

– Variety

One of the noblest achievements of pre-war Soviet cinema, (Jay Leyda, Kino), this haunting, unforgettable film is based upon Maxim Gorky's 1913 autobiography My...

directed by Mark Donskoy, 1901-1981; produced by Soyuzdetfilm; performed by Aleksei Lyarsky, 1923-1943, Varvara Massalitinova, 1878-1945, Mikhail Troyanovsky, 1889-1964 and Elizaveta Alekseeva, 1901-1972 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2002), 1 hour 46 mins
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