During World War II, Catrin Cole is recruited by the Ministry of Information to write scripts for propaganda films that the public will actually watch without scoffing. She investigates the story of two young women who supposedly piloted a boat in the Dunkirk Evacuation. As Cole labours to write the script, veteran actor Ambrose Hilliard must accept that his days as a leading man are over as he joins the project. Together, they must struggle with sexism, jealous relatives and political interference in their artistic decisions even as London endures the bombs of the enemy.
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