The Light of Dawn – June 6, 1944

The Light of Dawn – June 6, 1944

The Light of Dawn recounts the origins of ‘Operation Overlord’. The film depicts one of the most important military operations ever conceived in human history, from the summer of 1941 – when Churchill and Roosevelt first discussed the issue – to 6th June, 1944. The documentary also tells of the strategy used by Hitler to prevent and thwart their landings. In addition to narrating military strategies, The Light of Dawn recounts this pivotal point in World War Two from a geopolitical angle as well as from an economic standpoint.

Director :
Jean-Cristophe Rosé
Production :
Kuiv Productions
Broadcaster :
France 2
Year :
2014