List of David Elstein Films

David Elstein
Distant War (September 1939–May 1940)

The World at War season 1: Distant War (September 1939–May 1940)


In Eastern Europe, the full force of the Nazi machine rolls on - but in Britain, an uneasy calm settles on the nation. It is the 'phoney' war, with the sound of distant guns thundering ominously on the horizon…

Alone (May 1940–May 1941)

The World at War season 1: Alone (May 1940–May 1941)


After Dunkirk, Britain faces the German onslaught. Although the Rap wins the Battle of Britain, the cities are blitzed and on the continent the last Allies are conquered. The outlook is grim.