Episode 1: Crossing the River

2 hours
• Episode
In 1942, the Japanese, having conquered Burma, are threatening India. At Mayapore Hari Kumar comes under suspicion of subversion by Merrick, the District Superintendent of Police.

Jewel in the Crown

Stunning, award-winning drama set in India during the Second World War and the independence riots. This is the story of the men and women of that time, the rulers and the ruled - lives which were to suffer violent, even catastrophic change.