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: Stephen Fry in America

5/6. Nevada. The erudite explorer is in the South West of the USA, where he fulfils his fantasy of becoming a cowboy. First shown on BBC1

: Folk America

2/3. Exploring the political edge adopted by folk music after the Depression and the emergence of Lead Belly, Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger.


Unknown: Woody Guthrie
Unknown: Pete Seeger.

: Nell Young - Don't Be Denied

The singer/songwriter traces his musical journey, through interviews and unseen footage.

: In Concert: Neil Young

The Canadian singer/songwriter in performance in 1971, showcasing songs from his album Harvest.

: Kirsty Wark Talks to CatherineDeneuve

New. The renowned Bafta and Academy Award-nominated French actress talks about her life. See panel.

: The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

**** Period drama based on a true story, directed by Werner Herzog. In 19th-century Germany, the inhabitants of a village are disturbed by the arrival of a youngster, who begins to display remarkable talents. In German with subtitles. Review page 41.
(1974, PG)


Directed By: Werner Herzog.

: BBC4 World Cinema Award

Presented by Jonathan Ross

: As 7pm

: As 8pm

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

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Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

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