A look at the news of the week with film from all over the world and a commentary that can be seen as well as heard.
A series of films from all over the world about our astonishing planet and the creatures that live on it
YANKEE SAILS ACROSS EUROPE
Narrated by Alexander Scourby
A fifty-foot ketch travels 2,000 miles across France, Germany, Holland, Denmark, and Belgium-a voyage made possible by the vast network of canals linking the great rivers of the Continent.
Directed by GEORGE SLUIZER
Written and produced by NICOLAS NOXON
A National Geographic Special
THE MITCHELL MINSTRELS with JOHN BOULTER
DAI FRANCIS , TONY MERCER
LESLIE CROWTHER also starring Margaret Savage
The Television Toppers
Delia Wicks, Don Cleaver
Penny Jewkes , Les Rawlings
Sheila Bernette , Ken Morris
Dance direction by Roy GUNSON Vocal arrangements by George Mitchell
Orchestrations by Alan Bristow Orchestra
Leader. Freddy Clayton conducted by George Mitchell and Eric Robinson
Settings by Martin Collins
Devised and produced by GEORGE INNS
The Black and White Minstrel Show Is appearing at the Victoria Palace. London, and at the Opera House. Manchester: Leslie Crowther is appearing in ' Let Sleeping Wives Lie ' at the Garrick Theatre, London; David Toguri is in ' Charlie Girl at the Adelphl Theatre. London
with Robert Erskine.
Mini is a fashionable word today, but the fascination has been with us over the years. (Colour)
A duel of words and wit between Michael Flanders with Muriel Pavlow, Michael Meyer and Patrick Campbell with Jocasta Innes, John Le Mesurier.
Referee, Robert Robinson
(Muriel Pavlow is appearing in "According to the Evidence" at the Savoy Theatre, London)
A monthly report from the world of music.
After ten years' absence, Rafael Kubelik returns this month to Covent Garden (he was once its Musical Director) to conduct the revival of Janacek's opera Jenufa. This film includes Marie Collier, who is making her debut in the title role, and Kubelik is seen as composer conducting a new work with the English Chamber Orchestra.
Rudolf Buchbinder, the twenty-one-year-old virtuoso who represented his country at Expo '67, is now touring this country as a member of the young Vienna Trio. In this report he appears with them and as soloist.
Art from Music
"All art constantly aspires towards the condition of music" (Walter Pater)
Behind the scenes with Edmond Kapp, the artist who next month is to hold an exhibition of his musical paintings and drawings at the Royal Festival Hall.
Introduced by Bernard Keeffe.
Singer (Czech Conductor-Composer):
Musicians (Czech Conductor-Composer):
The English Chamber
Musicians (Austrian Pianist):
Television's weekend colour supplement with Noel Picarda.
Argument, discussion, entertainment
and a personal view from Professor A.J. Ayer.