ANZACS in the face of War - DVD

Narrated by John Stanton

This title presents a cultural snapshot of life during war time when Australia and New Zealand answered Britain’s call-to-arms in 1914 by sending over 400,000 men into one of the greatest military conflicts the world had ever seen.

Explore the genesis of the ANZAC legend and see what it represents to the people of Australia and New Zealand, both yesterday and today. Discover the stories of the thousands of men who fought, lived and died on foreign soil and whose bonds of mate ship, bravery and sacrifice have become integral to our cultural identity.

Intercut with photos and original footage from the time, ANZACS: In the Face of War is worthy documentary chronicling Australia and New Zealand’s contribution to the First World War.

Exempt from classification, region 4, duration 52 minutes.