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: Nai Zindagi-Naya Jeevan

A programme for immigrant children on computer appreciation with PROFESSOR A. C. BAJPAI and a round-up of the week's news Presented and produced by MAHENDRA KAÙL
(from Birmingham: repeated Wed, 12.25)

Contributors

Unknown: Professor A. C. Bajpai
Produced By: Mahendra Kaùl

: Closedown

: Seeing and Believing No Better Praise

Aspects of Robert Bridges Narrator JOHN GRAHAM ReadersGWEN WATFORD
, JAMES GROUT
Choir from TIFFIN BOYS' SCHOOL Conductor BRUCE PULLAN
Organist DAVID NIELD
Producer R. BROOKS

Contributors

Narrator: John Graham
Readers: Gwen Watford
Readers: James Grout
Conductor: Bruce Pullan
Conductor: David Nield
Conductor: R. Brooks

: Closedown

: Farming

The Burke Trophy Winner Pembrokeshire breeder REG MATTHEWS talks to
JOHN CHERRINGTON about his life.
Produced by MICHAEL MARSHALL (from Birmingham)

Contributors

Talks: Reg Matthews
Unknown: John Cherrington
Produced By: Michael Marshall

: The Education Programme

One of the first actions of the present Government was to issue a circular to local education authorities telling them, in effect, that they weren'obliged to ' go comprehensive.' So the comprehensive issue is one which will be settled locally.
In the first of two programmes the issues are debated by BRIAN JACKSON (Director of ACE) and ANGUS MAUDE , MP
Director MICHAEL LUMLEY Producer ROGER owen

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Jackson
Unknown: Angus Maude
Director: Michael Lumley
Producer: Roger Owen

: Made in Britain

Highland Gateway
With the conference season in full swing, attention is sharply focused on one of the big problems - pressure on accommodation. All the political parties are now restricted to a choice of virtually two or three resorts, and the steady increase in the number of overseas visitors has also exposed the need for more comprehensive facilities for combining work and leisure. But two wealthy Scottish businessmen believe they may have found the answer - only a few miles from the heart of Glasgow.
Reporter GRAHAM TURNER
Production MICHAEL WOOLARD

Contributors

Reporter: Graham Turner
Unknown: Production Michael Woolard

: News Headlines

: In a Class of Their Own

Six films which try to find out ' What makes a good teacher? ' What a daft question - find out!
John Darke 's pupils tend to tell him what they're going to do rather than wait for orders. John's methods encourage them to extend their enquiries into every area of biology and beyond.
Produced by LAWRENCE GORDON CLARK

Contributors

Unknown: John Darke
Produced By: Lawrence Gordon Clark

: A Film for the Family Missouri Traveller

starring Lee Marvin
Brandon de Wilde , Gary Merrill
The Missouri Traveller, a 14-year-old orphan boy, is determined to make his own way in the world despite the efforts of a mean self-made farmer.
Screenplay by NORMAN SHANNON HALL Produced by PATRICK FORD Directed by JERRY HOPPER
(This Week's Films: see page 10)

Contributors

Unknown: Lee Marvin
Unknown: Brandon de Wilde
Unknown: Gary Merrill
Unknown: Norman Shannon Hall
Produced By: Patrick Ford
Directed By: Jerry Hopper
Biarn Turner: Brandon de Wilde
Tobias Brown: Lee Marvin
Doyle Magee: Gary Merrill
Finas Daugherty: Paul Ford
Anna Love Price: Mary Hosford
Fred Mueller: Ken Curtis

: Asterix the Gaul

A new cartoon film from France
Asterix, Obelix and all that lot pit their wits against the mighty power of Imperial Rome.

: Golden Silents

Another look at the stars of the silent comedy screen
Introduced by MICHAEL BENTINE
From the National Film Theatre, London
2: The Great Stone Face. This week we concentrate on BUSTER KEATON , perhaps the most inventive of all the silent film comedians, and look at four of his finest films.
Script MICHAEL BENTINE , RICHARD EVANS Film consultant RAYMOND ROHAUER
Music composed by MALCOLM MITCHELL
Co-producer HENRY HOWARD
Producer RICHARD EVANS
(A BBCtv production in association with Mitchell Monkhouse Associates and Raymond Rohauer )

Contributors

Introduced By: Michael Bentine
Unknown: Buster Keaton
Script: Michael Bentine
Script: Richard Evans
Unknown: Raymond Rohauer
Composed By: Malcolm Mitchell
Composed By: Henry Howard
Composed By: Richard Evans
Composed By: Raymond Rohauer

: Going for a Song....

Customers and connoisseurs explore the world of antiques With MAX ROBERTSON Resident connoisseur
ARTHUR NEGUS
Guest connoisseur JOHN DIDCOCK
Customers
LADY JANE CONYNGHAM
HUBERT GREGG
Director PAUL SMITH
Producer JOHN KING (from Bristol)

Contributors

Unknown: Max Robertson
Unknown: Arthur Negus
Unknown: John Didcock
Unknown: Lady Jane Conyngham
Unknown: Hubert Gregg
Director: Paul Smith
Producer: John King

: The Black Tulip: Part 3

by Alexandre Dumas
dramatised in six parts by Alexander Baron
Through Boxtel's treachery, Cornelius has been arrested for being in possession of treasonous letters and taken under guard to The Hague. Boxtel, realising he must have taken the bulbs of the black tulip with him, and determined to have them, has followed.

Contributors

Author: Alexandre Dumas
Dramatised by: Alexander Baron
Script Editor: Alistair Bell
Designer: Peter Kindred
Producer: John McRae
Director: Derek Martinus
First Prison Guard: Frederick Hall
Cornelius van Baerle: Simon Ward
Rosa: Tessa Wyatt
Isaac Boxtel: Wolfe Morris
Gryphus: John Stratton
Second Prison Guard: Martin Dell
First Judge: Douglas Milvain
Second Judge: George Cormack
Dirk: John Cater
Captain Tilley: Nicholas Ball
War Veteran: Laurence Harrington
Executioner: Michael Poole
Rijnders: Kevin Flood

: The News

Weatherman JACK SCOTT

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Scott

: Malcolm Muggendge asks The Question Why

A topical programme which questions the real issues behind the news and some of the assumptions on which people base their lives. Produced by PETER CHAFER

Contributors

Produced By: Peter Chafer

: Harvest Festival Service

from The Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul, Northleach Introduced by BOB ARNOLD and conducted by The Vicar, THE REV RICHARD B. R. WALKER
Organist and choirmaster AUBREY BLAND Arranged by MICHAEL SHOESMITH Produced by BARRIE EDGAR
Come ye thankful people (St George)
To thee, 0 Lord, our hearts we raise (Golden Sheaves)
First Lesson: Genesis 2, vv 4-9a and 15 All things bright and beautiful (Royal Oak>
Second Lesson: Deuteronomy 26, vv 1-3. 10 and lla
Third Lesson: St Matthew 6, vv 25-27, 33 and 34 We plough the fields (Wir Pflugen) Fourth Lesson: John 10, vv 11-16
Praise. 0 praise our God and King (Monkland)
Fifth Lesson: Philippians 4, vv 4-8 Father, hear the prayer (Marching) Alleluia! Alleluia! (Lux Eoi)

Contributors

Introduced By: Bob Arnold
Arranged By: Michael Shoesmith
Produced By: Barrie Edgar

: Dr Finlay's Casebook

Created by A. J. CRONIN
Comin' Thro' the Rye by ANTHONY STEVEN
Dr Finlay is concerned, and rightly, when Dr Cameron doesn't sleep at night, drives his car like a lunatic, and tells Janet she is a 'very comely woman'...
The series produced by arrangement With GRAHAM STEWART
Designer ARCHIE CLARK
Script editor BARRY THOMAS
Producer JOHN HENDERSON Directed by ERIC BILLS

Contributors

Unknown: A. J. Cronin
Unknown: Anthony Steven
Arrangement With: Graham Stewart
Arrangement With: Archie Clark
Editor: Barry Thomas
Producer: John Henderson
Directed By: Eric Bills
starring Dr Cameron: Andrew Cruickshank
Janet: Barbara Mullen
Dr Finlay: Bill Simpson
with Mr Robsart: James Hayter
William McAfee: Hamish Roughead
Bruce: Don McKillop
Mrs Robsart: Honora Burke
Jenny McAfec: Elspeth Charlton
Alec McAfee: Jake D'Arcy
Robert McAfee: Bill McCabe
Matron: Molly Urquhart
Mrs Hamish: Beth Boyd
Hamish: Crawford Lyall
Dr Snoddie: Eric Woodburn
Professor Macfarlane: Hector Ross

: In Time of War Yangtse Incident

A season of British films featuring acts of courage in the-face of the enemy. This week starring Richard Todd with William Hartnell
Akim Tamiroff , Donald Houston
HMS Amethyst's daring flight down the Communist-controlled Yangtse river in July 1949 is already part of naval history.
The story of the Amethyst is not so far away from today's rash of hi-jacking. The People's Liberation Army of China held the frigate as 'ransom' for an admission of criminal responsibility by the Navy.
Tonight's film, directed by Michael Anderson who was also responsible for The Dam Busters, stars Richard Todd in the part of Lieutenant Commander John S. Kerans , who captained the crippled ship during its 140-mile ordeal.
Screenplay by ERIC AMBLER
Directed by MICHAEL ANDERSON Produced by HERBERT WILCOX
(This Week's Films: see page 10)

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Todd
Unknown: William Hartnell
Unknown: Akim Tamiroff
Unknown: Donald Houston
Directed By: Michael Anderson
Unknown: Richard Todd
Unknown: John S. Kerans
Play By: Eric Ambler
Directed By: Michael Anderson
Produced By: Herbert Wilcox
Lieut Commander Kerans: Richard Todd
Leading Seaman Frank: William Hartnell
Colonel Peng: Akim Tamiroff
Lieut Weston: Donald Houston
Capt Kuo Tai: Keye Luke
Miss Charlotte Dunlap: Sophie Stewart
Flight Lieut Fearnley: Robert Urquhart
Lieut Hett: James Kenney
Lieut Strain: Richard Leech
Lieut Berger: Michael Brill

: The News

with Robert Dougall and Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Dougall

: Omnibus presenting Shapes in a Wilderness

A documentary on Art Therapy
It's as if I were in a sort of garden and the whole world were outside.
What role can painting play in helping mental patients to reveal their innermost feelings? Healing powers are claimed for Art Therapy, but in practice the experts often disagree. In this film, shot in mental hospitals, the patients describe how and why they paint and give an insight into the activity of painting itself. Something painful, revealing and occasionally beautiful emerges from the hospital studios as this film clearly shows.
Written and produced by TRISTRAM POWELL
(Even a scribble can mean a lot: see page 9)

Contributors

Produced By: Tristram Powell

: The Man Who Shot at the Moon

Dr Thomas 0. Paine was chief of the NASA space programme which sent the Apollo astronauts to the moon. He resigned earlier this month, and in tonight's special programme he answers questions about the triumphs, the problems and the future of the American space programme from
MICHAEL CHARLTON , JAMES BURKE and PATRICK MOORE
Directed by EDWARD MIRZOEFF Producer PATRICIA OWTRAM

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Charlton
Unknown: James Burke
Unknown: Patrick Moore
Directed By: Edward Mirzoeff
Producer: Patricia Owtram








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