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They Shall Not Grow Old Nominated for Best Documentary Bafta

Peter Jackson’s First World War archive feature film They Shall Not Grow Old, co-commissioned by 14-18 NOW and the Imperial War Museum, has been nominated for an EE British Academy Film Award for Best Documentary. The nomination was announced at...

The Poppies Tour seen by over 4.6 million people

The Poppies Tour has now come to an end. 14-18 NOW presented the iconic poppy sculptures Wave and Weeping Window by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, at selected locations around the UK until 2018. By the end of…


Click here to watch our Facebook Live of the day so far. Including Danny Boyle’s introduction to the project, Fiona Shaw reading Carol Ann Duffy’s poem The Wound In Time, Greg Jenner exploring the history of Folkestone, historian Kenneth Cromie…

Make Art Not War

Make Art Not War Launches Today

Today sees the launch of Make Art Not War, a new project created to encourage young people to develop and nurture essential creative skills and root these in their study. Leading contemporary artist, Bob and Roberta Smith, invites 16-18 year-old…

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A new film by Peter Jackson

The First World War proved to be a landmark in cinema history – the first time that the horrors of war could be caught on camera. Peter Jackson, best known for directing The Lord of the Rings trilogy, will be…


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