Today's story is 'Id's Idea' by Jean Watson
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with Peter Woods reporting the world tonight
Dan Arbeid has been making pottery since 1956. He also teaches at the Central School of Art in London. In this film, while making, glazing and firing his pots, he talks about his work in his studio, a converted Victorian school house at Wendens Ambo in Essex.
The people, the stories, and the action behind the one commodity no one can do without - money. Together with the Money-Minder - a regular feature with up-to-the-minute news of the Stock Market.
We like to make legends into fact - to believe in King Arthur, Lorna Doone, or Tess of the D'Urbervilles. Tess haunts the Dorset countryside that Hardy wrapped around her sad, beautiful life. The cottage where she was born, the byre where she worked as a milkmaid - it's all there, as if she had lived. In this week's programme Desmond Hawkins looks at Dorset from her point of view and his own.
with her guests Marisa Robles, The New Seekers
The Douglas Squires Dozen
Alyn Ainsworth and his Orchestra
The Douglas Squires
Alyn Ainsworth and his
declares Norman Morrice, the young artistic director of the Ballet Rambert, who has set himself the challenge, for the 1970s, of building up a new tradition of modern dancing for the Rambert, for years a strictly classical company. The challenge involves not only re-educating the dancers but finding a new, young audience that will respond to these unfamiliar and exciting forms of ballet. "Nowadays", says Morrice, "we go out into the streets to look for our costumes, our images and our movements".
The first of two films by one of Italy's most accomplished directors
Starring Jeanne Moreau, Marcello Mastroianni. Monica Vitti
After the captivating mystery of L'Avventura, Antonioni directed this perceptive, subtle and utterly unsentimental account of the gradual disillusionment and compromise which leads to a broken marriage. Jeanne Moreau 's compelling personality dominates the film, and Monica Vitti (the vivacious star of Antonioni's later films) and Marcello Mastroianni are overshadowed by her performance.
(I don't think of the actor as a man; and this Week's Films: page 9)