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The Monk and the Honeybee


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The German Disciple, part 2 of this three-part film biography, retraces the great journeys of Brother Adam through Europe, the Levant and North Africa in search of the genetic ingredients used to synthesise his world-beating honeybee at Buckfast Abbey, Devon. Brother
Adam, now 89, en route to seek fresh material in Tanzania, visits an apiary in the Bavarian Alps entirely devoted to multiplying
Buckfast breeder queens. Cameraman GRAHAM SMITH Written and produced by DAVID TAYLOR
A YORK FILMS production in association with BBC South West and YLEISRADIO FINLAND.


Unknown: Graham Smith
Produced By: David Taylor
Produced By: Yleisradio Finland.

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The Monk and the Honeybee

BBC Two England, 4 May 1988 22.15

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