Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen

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Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen
Written by Peter Harness
Directed by Justin Hardy
Starring Bill Paterson
Mark Gatiss
Kenneth Cranham
Charlotte Riley
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
Production
Producer(s) Susan Horth
Running time 60 minutes
Release
Original network BBC Four
Original release 5 August 2009 (2009-08-05)
External links
Website www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00lz31y

Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen is a 2009 television drama. It deals with Dr James Niven's attempts to deal with the 1918 flu pandemic in Manchester. Its screenplay was written by Peter Harness and it starred Bill Paterson as Niven, along with Mark Gatiss, Kenneth Cranham and Charlotte Riley. It was first broadcast on BBC Four on 5 August 2009.

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