Age of Power (2010)

Film details

  • Featuring

    David Dimbleby

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2010

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Age of Power (1509-1609) Alternative

Synopsis

This episode looks at the Tudors and spans from Henry VIII's accession in 1509 to the first performance of Shakespeare's Henry VIII exactly 100 years later. Dimbleby's journey also takes in the Reformation, the wreck of the Mary Rose, John White's extraordinary watercolours of the New World, the mouth-watering Cheapside Hoard, the Spanish Armada, Henry VIII's armour and Drake's Drum. ©BBC publicity.

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