Hitler's Last Year

Cert 16
Hitler's Last Year

Synopsis

This film tells the story of the last year of the war in Europe, from the D-Day landings in Normandy in June 1944 to the dual German surrender, first in Reims then Berlin, in May 1945. Eleven months of unprecedented combat. The hopes of the Allied landings, the liberation of Paris, the battle of the Ardennes, the massive bombing campaigns over Germany, the Soviet offensives, the libera- tion of the concentration camps, Hitler s self-destructive folly, the battle for Berlin, and the final surrender. This series of major events contributes to making a powerful, intense and epic film.

Episodes

Season 1
  • Hitler's Last Year

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    Documentary exploring the last dark days of Adolf Hitler and the Third Reich. As the military falls, Hitler's great delusions of infinite power began to dissolve.

  • Episode 2

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    The two-part documentary exploring the final year of the Second World War in the European theatre concludes. (2 of 2)