with Maurice Roeves
Babar and Father Christmas
Written and illustrated by JEAN DE BRUNHOFF
When Babar's children receive no reply to their letters to Father Christmas, Babar heads north to investigate.
by JOHN TILLY
The King of Argos hoped that his twin sons would eventually inherit his kingdom and rule peacefully together. As they never stopped fighting each other, this seemed unlikely to happen.
Director DOROTHEA BROOKING
King of Argos:
Creon, his son:
Milo, his son:
Helen, his daughter:
Marcos, a musician:
The classic serial in 12 exciting episodes, starring
Flash Gordon and his friends, with Prince Barin, travel by rocket ship to the freezing planet of Frigia, where they hope to find an antidote for the Purple Death.
Directed by FORD BEEBE and ROBERT HILL
Danny Fisher , a rising young singer, becomes involved in the tough, violent youngster world of New Orleans.
Based on the novel A Stone for Danny Fisher by HAROLD ROBBINS
Directed by MICHAEL CURTIZ
(Black and white).Films:page17
' Forty ' Nina:
DONNY MACLEOD , DAVID SEYMOUR
MARIAN FOSTER and JAN LEEMING present a 50-minute bumper edition of the ' live ' lunchtime family programme from Birmingham.
The programme spans a century of Seasonal Spectacle and entertainments, ranging from magic and mystery to the Grace and Flavour of Olde English cookery, the art and ingenuity of the greatest Victorian toymakers and the expertise of the world's finest ice dancers. Special guests include Brighouse and Rast rick Brass Band, Paul Daniels , Michael Smith , Peter Seabrook and a cast of hundreds.
A feature film starring Roddy McDowall
Donald Crisp and Elizabeth Taylor Poverty forces the Carraclough family to sell Lassie. But neither distance nor chains can keep Lassie from finding her way back home. and LASSIE
Directed by FRED M. WILCOX. Films: p 17
Duke of Rudling:
by PETER ROBINSON based on characters created by KAY KING In Search of Santa
Kim Song's Christmas becomes chaotic when she seeks the assistance of our three heroes in her search for Santa. Plum gets stuck in the chimney. Pretzel is flattened by the Christmas tree, Major Huffin is pulverised by the pudding!
Designer PAUL MONTAGUE
Executive producer ANNA HOME
Director JEREMY SWAN. BBC Manchester
Introduced by Tristan Fry The ' Mod '
Every year a great celebration of Gaelic music, poetry and song is held in Scotland called the ' Mod' and there are many competitions for traditional musicians of all ages. This week we visit Inverness to follow the fortunes of SHEILA GRAHAM , who is entered for a ' fiddle ' competition and also takes part in the famous Fiddlers' Rally.
Film music composed by DUDLEY SIMPSON Film cameraman MIKE HERD Film editor ROY DEVERELL Producer CLIVE DOIG
A marriage of music, sounds and pictures capturing the delights and discoveries of a high-summer day at Bristol Zoo. A dawn-to-dusk study of creatures great and small - and the families who came to visit them.
Photographed by GRAHAM EDGAR Film edited by PAM BOSWORTH Produced by RONALD WEBSTER Editor JOHN GAU
A feature film starring Sidney James
Kenneth Williams , Charles Hawtrey Roy Castle , Joan Sims
India, 1895. In the North-West Frontier province the villainous Khasi of Kalabar plans a rebellion against the Governor.
Director GERALD THOMAS. Films: page 17
Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond:
The Khasi of Kalabar:
byERIC MERRIMAN, CHRISTOPHER BOND starring
Terry Scott and June Whitfield
June has invited her parents for Christmas - which leads to a certain amount of unseasonable animosity.
Designer DAVID HITCHCOCK Director BILL WILSON
Producer PETER WHITMORE
by CARLA LANE , starring featuring and in Open Your Eyes - and it Still Hasn't Gone
Since the men have decided to spend Christmas together away from it all, the ladies realise it won't be the same without them. Carol, unaffected by marital problems, tries to help.
Sound ALAN MACHIN
Designer ANTONY THORPE Produced by ROGER RACE
introduces highlights from her television series.
Guest stars Charles Aznavour
Rolf Harris , Johnny Nash and EMMA
With THE SHIRLEY BASSEY DANCERS
Orchestra conducted by ARTHUR GREENSLADE
Choreography NIGEL LYTHGOE
Costume designer NICHOLAS ROCKER Sound HUGH BARKER
Lighting DICKIE HIGHAM Designers
VICTOR MEREDITH , MICHAEL YOUNG Production STEWART MORRIS
A feature film starring
Warren Beatty , Faye Dunaway with Michael J. Pollard
Gene Hackman , Estelle Parsons
To the urgent rhythm of Earl Scruggs 's ' Foggy Mountain Breakdown ', Bonnie and Clyde cut a swathe of robbery and violence through the American South of the early 1930s in Arthur Penn's much-discussed, romanticised and lyrical account, of their bloody career - the ultimate Hollywood gangster movie and one of the most successful and influential films of the last decade.
Directed by ARTHUR PENN . Films: page 17
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