Battle of the Bastards Cinematic Dunkirk Style Trailer

Luke Watson| May 13, 2017

Battle of the Bastards Cinematic Dunkirk Style Trailer

The Battle of the Bastards was one of the most highly anticipated episodes of Game of Thrones -- and it delivered. The opus kept fans on the edges of their seats, and, no doubt, gave TV-industry accountants nightmares they'll never shake. You might be wondering, "how could this episode get any more epic?" Well, one clever editor found a way.

Taking inspiration from the trailer for Christopher Nolan's World War 2 film Dunkirk, The Battle of the Bastards has been recut and accompanied by a Hans Zimmer score to produce the cinematic spectacle you see above. The result is a testament to the quality of the source material, the influence of of a skillful editor, and the power of artistic inspiration.


Game of Thrones

Noble families in the seven kingdoms of Westeros vie for control of the Iron Throne.

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