The Great War
WW1 Online Series

Discover the ultimate documentary series about World War 1 and follow us on our journey to the catastrophe that shaped the 20th century.
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The Great War follows the events of World War 1 week by week 100 years later. Every Thursday we explore what happened in the First World War between 1914 and 1918. Additionally, we explore common themes and introduce important personalities of WW1 in special episodes. The Great War is a Mediakraft Networks Original channel.


Our Merchandise store features some cool The Great War fan apparel with some of Indy’s most famous lines and the legendary Foch You-Poster. Teachers and students can also buy our map of 1914 Europe as a high quality poster.


Our unique project is possible through the support of our community via Patreon. Patreon is a monthly crowdfunding platform for creators like us that helps us producing this show. If you want to help us out and get cool perks in return, check out our Patreon page.


The Great War is written and hosted by Indy Neidell. Indy is from Houston, TX but lives in Stockholm, Sweden. He is a musician, actor and has a history degree from Wesleyan University. The rest of the Great War-Team is situated in Berlin, Germany in the offices of Mediakraft Networks. We are Toni (Production, Camera), Flo (Production, Social Media), Markus (Post Production), Markus (Archive) and Julian (Apprentice).


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