The Reel History of Britain | BFI Beta | Video for Learning |

The BBC series The Reel History of Britain explores life in 20th century Britain, using fascinating films preserved by the BFI National Archive and other public film archives around the UK.

The series programmes screen every weekday on BBC2 at 6:30pm, and are available on BBC iPlayer.

Here you will be able to watch in full over one hundred films used in the series, and learn more from our expert curators about the films and the people who made them.