Gunpowder, Treason and Plot
GUNPOWDER, TREASON AND PLOT
A feature-length drama-doc on the Gunpowder Plot of 1605.
Wall to Wall TV for Channel 4. Produced by Ben Goold; directed by Andrew Chater.
Catholics in Elizabethan England were a persecuted minority - an 'enemy within'.
(clip duration 5'07")
Catesby assembles his co-conspirators.
(clip duration 3'10")
The plot unravels: Lord Monteagle receives a letter.
(clip duration 4'19")
Who tipped off the authorities? The historical imagination runs riot.
(clip duration 4'30")
The aftermath: Fawkes' torture, and the showdown at Holbeach House.
(clip duration 6'30")