Video shows HMS M33 visitors the stunning reality of Gallipoli

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A stunning film shows visitors to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard’s latest attraction the brutal reality of the Gallipoli campaign.

The video plays on HMS M33 to illustrate the ship’s role in the World War One campaign.

A scene from the film

A scene from the film

It has been produced by Centre Screen Productions whose staff worked alongside the National Museum of the Royal Navy and designers Petrichor to create a number of exhibits that explore the working lives of the crew that served on the ship.

They include what the company calls ‘an immersive film experience’ displayed across seven projectors in the engine room of the ship, telling the story of her role at Gallipoli and in the Dvina River campaigns.

It was shot on Lepe Beach in Hampshire and at the Big Shed Studio in Manchester, where Centre Screen’s main office is based.

*Our thanks to the National Museum of the Royal Navy and to Centre Screen Productions for providing for this story the clip from the full film.