WWI footage brought to life by Lord of the Rings director – Peter Jackson

Silent film footage from World War One has been painstakingly restored for a new film by Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson.

The archive footage has been combined with original interviews with soldiers who fought in the war.

They Shall Not Grow Old is being released in UK cinemas on 16 October to mark 100 years since the end of the conflict.

The documentary “They Shall Not Grow Old” will be released in UK Cinemas on 16th of October.

reposted from BBC.