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: Saturday Cinema: Three Coins in the Fountain

starring Clifton Webb
Dorothy McGuire , Jean Peters Louis Jourdan , Rossano Brazzi
Rome, the Eternal City, is the real star of this enchanting story about three American girls who go to Italy in search of romance.
Director JEAN NEGULESCO
This Week's Films: page 9

Contributors

Unknown: Clifton Webb
Unknown: Dorothy McGuire
Unknown: Jean Peters
Unknown: Louis Jourdan
Director: Jean Negulesco
Shadwell: Clifton Webb
Miss Frances: Dorothy McGuire
Anita: Jean Peters
Prince Dino Di Cessi: Louis Jourdan
Maria: Maggie McNamara
Giorgio: Rossano Brazzi
Burgoyne: Howard St John
Mrs Burgoyne: Kathryn Givney
Principessa: Cathleen Nesbitt
Dr Martinelli: Vicente Padula
Bartender: Mario Silftti
Waiter: Alberto Morin

: Play Away

An entertainment for children with Brian Cant
Toni Arthur , Julie Stevens
Norman Norman , Jonathan Cohen Spike Heatley , Alan Rushton
Director CHRISTINE SECOMBE Producer ANN REAY
The Bold Bad Bus. a book of rhyming ttones from Play Away: El.60

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Cant
Unknown: Toni Arthur
Unknown: Julie Stevens
Unknown: Norman Norman
Unknown: Jonathan Cohen
Unknown: Spike Heatley
Unknown: Alan Rushton
Director: Christine Secombe

: A Life to Remember

Professor Hyman Levy talking to ESTHER RANTZEN
Two years ago, in the series Times Remembered, there appeared one of television's most brilliant storytellers, PROFESSOR HYMAN LEVY. Scientist and revolutionary, he was one of the most distinguished teachers at Imperial College, London.
For this programme, which contains his original reminiscences, Professor Levy revisited Edinburgh and remembers new stories from his fascinating life.
Producer IVOR DUNKERTON

Contributors

Unknown: Professor Hyman Levy
Unknown: Esther Rantzen
Unknown: Hyman Levy.
Producer: Ivor Dunkerton

: Man Alive

Some Like It Hot

: Film Extra

A chance to see again
PHILIP JENKINSON 'S interview with the director Frank Capra. with excerpts from: It Happened One Night, Mr Smith Goes to Washington, Mr Deeds Goes to Town, Arsenic and Old Lace and A Pocketful of Miracles.
Producer BARRY BROWN
Philip Jenkinson : page 9

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Jenkinson
Director: Frank Capra.
Unknown: Mr Smith
Producer: Barry Brown
Unknown: Philip Jenkinson

: The Goodies

starring Tim Brooke-Taylor Graeme Garden , Bill Oddie with JACK DOUGLAS
ERIK CHITTY and TOMMY GODFREY
Police-Sgt Shark wants promotion, but he's scared of criminals. The Goodies rob a bank so that Shark can catch them; trouble is, they escape ...
Written by GRAEME GARDEN and BILL ODDIE With TIM BROOKE-TAYLOR
Music by bill ODDIE and MICHAEL GIBBS Designer JOHN STOUT
Producer jim FRANKLIN

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown: Graeme Garden
Unknown: Bill Oddie
Unknown: Jack Douglas
Unknown: Erik Chitty
Unknown: Tommy Godfrey
Unknown: Police-Sgt Shark
Written By: Graeme Garden
Written By: Bill Oddie
Unknown: Michael Gibbs
Designer: John Stout
Producer: Jim Franklin

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: Rugby Special

Probables v Possibles from Burton upon Trent
England's best rugby players take the field this afternoon with the object of proving to the selectors their right to retain or gain a place in the national side. Commentator
NIGEL STARMER-SMITH
Series producer BILL TAYLOR

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Starmer-Smith
Producer: Bill Taylor

: 2nd House

An anthology for January highlighting some of the month's events in music, books, theatre, film and the visual arts.
Introduced by Melvyn Bragg from Morley College in South London Tubular Bells
A studio performance of MIKE OLDFIELD 'S rock music composition which has been acclaimed in the musical press as a unique achievement in popular music.
Without borrowing anything from established classics, or descending to the discords, squeals and burps of the determinedly avant-garde, Mike Oldfield has produced music which combines logic with surprise, sunshine with rain
(THE LISTENER)
One of the most mature, vital, rich and humorous pieces of music to emerge from the pop idiom (MUSICAL EXPRESS) A rock masterpiece (THE GUARDIAN) In the 2nd House studio, MIKE OLDFIELD leads a band which brings together some of the country's leading rock musicians, including MICK TAYLOR , STEVE HILLAGE , FRED FRITH and TED SPEIGHT (guitars); MIKE RATLEDGE , JOHN GREAVES and TIM HODGKIN-SON (keyboards); with PIERRE DE STRASBOURG (percussion).
Visually, the music is complemented by images from the tubular steel sculptures of WILLIAM PYE , and sequences from his film Reflections.
John Fuller
A film profile of the poet and Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford, whose latest book Epistles to Several Persons is published this week by Seeker and Warburg. The book is a series of verse-letters to John Fuller 's friends: a poet and member of International Socialism, a fellow don, another poet celebrated but feared for his criticism, and a Marxist novelist.
Mahler
Thirty years ago GUSTAV MAHLER was a musical joke - writing symphonies that needed an army to perform and lasted until the small hours. A cult figure in the 50s, now he's big box-office, due in no small measure to the movies. Death in Venice brought the 5th Symphony to a public unfamiliar with Mahler, and this spring KEN RUSSELL 'S new film biography of the composer opens in the West End.
Tonight 2nd House examines the impact of Mahler's work, with excerpts from Russell's film, and in conversation with the director. We also hear Mahler's personal testament, the Ruckert songs, performed by YVONNE MINTON , considered to be among the world's great lieder artists.
The Eye of the Storm
An award-winning film from America which documents a young teacher's attempt to explain the meaning of prejudice and discrimination to her eight-year-old pupils - by experience.
On the first day of the experiment the blue-eyed children were designated as the ' privileged class ' and the brown-eyed children were treated as inferiors. On the second day, the roles were reversed. The children's reactions to this experience provide a unique insight into the nature of discrimination, and its effects.
Director BEN REA
Producers TONY CASH. KARL FRANCIS Assistant editor TONY STAVEACRE Editor BILL MORTON

Contributors

Introduced By: Melvyn Bragg
Unknown: Mike Oldfield
Unknown: Mike Oldfield
Unknown: Mike Oldfield
Unknown: Mick Taylor
Unknown: Steve Hillage
Unknown: Fred Frith
Guitars: Ted Speight
Guitars: Mike Ratledge
Guitars: John Greaves
Unknown: William Pye
Unknown: John Fuller
Unknown: John Fuller
Unknown: Ken Russell
Unknown: Yvonne Minton
Unknown: Karl Francis
Editor: Tony Staveacre
Editor: Bill Morton

: Vienna 1900

Games with Love and Death
Five stories from the writings of ARTHUR SCHNITZLER dramatised by ROBERT MULLER Story 4: The Gift of Life With ROBERT STEPHENS as Doktor Graesler
' I lived with you; I will die with you,' says Marie to her lover, Karl. But, faced with death, how sweet life seems....
Studio lighting BILL MILLAR Make-up CHERRY ALSTON Designer DON HOMFRAY
Producer RICHARD BEYNON Director HERBERT WISE
(Repeated: Thursday, 8.5 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Schnitzler
Dramatised By: Robert Muller
Unknown: Robert Stephens
Unknown: Doktor Graesler
Unknown: Bill Millar
Unknown: Alston Designer Don Homfray
Producer: Richard Beynon
Director: Herbert Wise
Marie: Maureen O'Brien
Karl: Christopher Gable
Waiter: Neville Phillips
Anna Rupius: Jacqueline Pearce
Her Lover: Ron Daniels
Baritone: John Barrow

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