On June 6, 1944, the largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how. From the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world.
Blending multiple cinematographic techniques, including animation, CGI and stunning live-action images, D-Day: Normandy 1944 brings this monumental event to the world’s largest screens for the first time.
Audiences of all ages will discover, from a new perspective, how this landing changed the world. Exploring history, military strategy, science, technology and human values, the film pays tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom…A duty of memory, a duty of gratitude.
Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Social Studies 10: World War II
20th Century World History 12
- 11am* (if booked by school group)
Produced in 2014