War and Peace

War & Peace

War & Peace is a historical period drama television serial first broadcast on BBC1 in 2016. It is a six-part adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's novel War and Peace, written by Andrew Davies and directed by Tom Harper. The series stars Paul Dano, Lily James and James Norton in the leading roles.

BlueBolt created the epic CG battles, enhanced the background plates to turn them into period Russia and created night shots from daytime elements. An entire city had to be burnt to the ground requiring a mix of live action and CG fire and smoke elements.