Chasing Churchill: In Search of My Grandfather
Series Description: Winston Churchill's public life was a remarkable journey. Starting as a Second Lieutenant in the Army, he rose through the political world to become Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and lead Britain to victory against the Axis powers. But Churchill's life involved another, much more private journey. It was a journey in search of himself. The three-part series examines Churchill's quest for his inner self. Hosted by his granddaughter Celia Sandys, the program follows Churchill's footsteps to re-live his dreams, understand his anxieties and examine his inner-most thoughts.
Celia begins her pursuit of the private life of Winston Churchill at Sandhurst Military Academy. [56 minutes]
The Other Country (2 of 3) (#102)
Churchill's love for the United States and his relationship with President Roosevelt is examined. [56 minutes]
Worth Doing Once (3 of 3) (#103)
Travel, friends and his own painting and writing became more important in Churchill's later years. [56 minutes]