THE LEGION, Series 1: 3 x 47 minutes for ITV4 (2007) / ITV Studios

UK title: THE FOREIGN LEGION; TOUGHER THAN THE REST

Men from all over the world have left their pasts to start a new life as elite soldiers of the French Foreign Legion.

The Legion’s director Elisabeth Nord was granted exclusive access to follow this legendary defence force from the inside.

Trained for intense military action, life as a legionnaire is an extreme adventure, but also one where brotherhood and fidelity can rule.

This exploration reveals their life in the Legion, this exploration reveals the true face of one of the most famous, mysterious and secretive fighting forces in the world.

The Legion distribution by:
https://itvstudios.com/programmes/the-legion

In development: RETURN TO THE LEGION (1×90 Documentary film)