D Day: As It Happens – Episode 1

D-Day: As It Happens is a real time 24-hour history event. Broadcast across TV, online and social media, it tells the story of this pivotal event in a completely new way.

Viewers will track the real time progress of seven people who were there on the day – each a real participant in the 1944 invasion – through a series of moment-by-moment updates using archive film, photographs, radio reports, diaries, letters and official records. All the primary source material will be released at the very moment it depicts.

2 x 60’ Channel 4