The Dunkirk “Dynamo” Rescue

Join me for a look behind the scenes of a Border Watch Films production which I’ve had the privilege of seeing crafted into a presentation by various contributors. Although at times the project seemed a lost cause, perhaps it was fitting for it to reflect the very subject being discussed….. In 1940, the British Expeditionary Force is stationed across the channel in support of France and Belgium. Winston Churchill has only just become the Prime Minister when Nazi Germany launches their attack westward. The nightmare of a second world war has become reality. When advancing forces threaten to encircle the British Expeditionary Force, their best chance of evading defeat is the strategic withdraw to Dunkirk. The bulk of British forces […]