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    Great Britain

How It Works

 How It Works

How It Works

Aired: 02/04/2012 - 16/04/2012

The secret alchemy of material science revealed - how we transform materials, and materials transform the world...

Why Poverty?

Why Poverty?

Aired: 19/11/2012 - 05/12/2012

A series of films which ask what it means to live in poverty in the 21st Century...

Art of Eternity

 Art of Eternity

Art of Eternity

Aired: 06/08/2007 - 20/08/2007

How should art depict the relationship between man and God? How can art best express eternal values? Can you and should you portray the face of Christ? For over 1,000 years these were some of the ques...

The Weather - A Very British Obsession

 The Weather - A Very British Obsession

The Weather - A Very British Obsession

Aired: 13/04/2009 - 27/04/2009

Documentary series about the weather....

Growing Children

 Growing Children

Growing Children

Aired: 13/08/2012 - 27/08/2012

In this three-part series, psychologist Laverne Antrobus investigates the fascinating world of growing children as she focuses on three developmental conditions never far from the public agenda: autis...

Sex and Sensibility

 Sex and Sensibility

Sex and Sensibility

Aired: 22/03/2012 - 05/04/2012

Series which looks at how the Art Nouveau movement flourished in the burgeoning cities of Europe at the end of the 19th century....

Sex and Sensibility The Allure of Art Nouveau

 Sex and Sensibility The Allure of Art Nouveau

Sex and Sensibility The Allure of Art Nouveau

Aired: 22/03/2012 - 05/04/2012

Series which looks at how the Art Nouveau movement flourished in the burgeoning cities of Europe at the end of the 19th century. Stephen Smith is our guide to the ‘new’ or ‘youth’ art that swe...

If Walls Could Talk: The History of the Home

If Walls Could Talk: The History of the Home

Aired: 13/04/2011 - 04/05/2011

Lucy Worsley, chief curator of the historic royal palaces, takes us through 800 years of domestic history by exploring the British home through four rooms, meeting experts and historians on the way...

Quincy Jones: The Many Lives of Q

 Quincy Jones: The Many Lives of Q

Quincy Jones: The Many Lives of Q

Aired: 13/06/2008 - 20/06/2008

In a career spanning six decades, American jazz musician, composer, arranger, record producer and entrepreneur Quincy Jones has won more Grammy awards than any other artist. His list of other honours ...

I've Never Seen Starwars

I've Never Seen Starwars

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I've Never Seen Star Wars is a comedy chat show hosted by comedian Marcus Brigstocke. Each episode features a different guest trying things they have never done before, and seeing whether they liked t...

She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

 She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

Aired: 07/03/2012 - 21/03/2012

In the medieval and Tudor world there was no question in people's minds about the order of God's creation - men ruled and women didn't. A king was a warrior who literally fought to win power then batt...

Ready to Wear

Ready to Wear

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Series exploring British history through changes and developments in fashion. ...

Travels with Vasari

 Travels with Vasari

Travels with Vasari

Aired: 26/11/2008 - 03/12/2008

Two-part documentary exploring the work of Italian Renaissance chronicler Giorgio Vasari...

Art of Cornwall

Art of Cornwall

Aired: 25/07/2011 - 25/07/2011

The art colony of St Ives in Cornwall became as important as Paris or London in the history of modernism during a golden creative period between the 1920s and 1960s. The dramatic lives and works of ei...

Inside the Medieval Mind

 Inside the Medieval Mind

Inside the Medieval Mind

Aired: 17/04/2008 - 08/05/2008

In ‘Inside the Medieval Mind’ one of the world’s greatest authorities on the Middle Ages, Professor Robert Bartlett of St Andrews University, investigates the intellectual landscape of the medie...

The Cobra Ferrari Wars

 The Cobra Ferrari Wars

The Cobra Ferrari Wars

Aired: 01/01/2002 - 01/01/2002

‘The Cobra Ferrari Wars’ broadcast in 2002 by the BBC, vividly documents the legendary rivalry between Texas chicken farmer turned American sporting hero Carroll Shelby, and the Italian automotive...

Mark Knopfler-A Life in Songs

 Mark Knopfler-A Life in Songs

Mark Knopfler-A Life in Songs

Aired: 28/01/2011 - 28/01/2011

Documentary in which musician Mark Knopfler talks about how his songs have defined him and how they have been influenced by his own life and roots. It features previously unseen photographs from his p...

People's Palaces - The Golden Age of Civic Architecture

 People's Palaces - The Golden Age of Civic Architecture

People's Palaces - The Golden Age of Civic Architecture

Aired: 06/09/2010 - 07/09/2010

Two-part documentary in which historian Dr Jonathan Foyle explores the magnificent civic architecture of towns and cities across the north of England This series is part of Planet North, BBC Four's...

Sex Tips for Girls

Sex Tips for Girls

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This series teaches the guys how to properly perform their morning Testi massage and the girls the joy of basket weaving.......