Watch Online: Making War Horse

August 17th, 2011

Making War Horse is the story of how Michael Morpurgo’s young adult novel became one of the most popular and acclaimed productions in the National Theatre’s history.

From its early development in the NT Studio, viewers see how Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones of the Handspring Puppet Company created the groundbreaking techniques that brought lifelike horses to the stage.  Behind the scenes and in the rehearsal room, the film features interviews with the cast and creative team to document this unique theatrical collaboration and the creation of a stage classic.

Watch the full program here: