Here’s what’s going on this week in our current production, Battle Castle:
Battle Castle: Gaillard — crew arrives at hotel
Executive Producer and Director Ian Herring and Camera and Director of Photography Sean F. White arrive at Chateau Corneille with the rest of the Battle Castle crew, ready to film host Dan Snow at Chateau Gaillard. The French army, led by Philip Augustus of France, laid siege to English King Richard I’s stronghold in Normandy in 1203-1204. Battle Castle: Gaillard reveals how Richard the Lionheart’s castle builders constructed the fortifications, which included securing the castle, an island fort, and the town of Petit Andely, and details the medieval weapons used to attack it.
Battle Castle: Conwy – the Wilds of Wales
Medieval siege tip of the week:
A modern twist on medieval art
House in Louisiana goes medieval
Student armours up to write exam about knights
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