Historical documentary featuring colourised archive footage charting the First World War’s aftermath in Europe and beyond once celebrations marking the end of hostilities had ceased.
Traumatised by combat, demobilised soldiers return home to the four corners of a war-shattered world. At the Palace of Versailles, the victors draw the borders of new nations, created through strife.
Ch2. Return to Hell
Nations try to rebuild, but the USA withdraws into isolation, the threat of communism frightens European democracies and populist movements spring up, determined to impose their totalitarian ideology.