Story: "The Little Boy and the Big Fish" written and illustrated by Max Velthuijs.
(Repeated on BBC1 at 4.10 pm)
Writer/Illustrator (The Little Boy and the Big Fish):
Ever since Joseph interpreted Pharaoh's dream of the seven fat kine and the seven thin, economic prediction has been a popular but chancy business.
Two recent predictions for the British economy foretell two totally different results: sustained economic growth at the rate of five per cent per year on the one hand and an enormous Balance of Payments debt of Â£1,000 million on the other
In this season of economic contradictions, what makes for success and what for failure in business? Money at Work looks at examples at home and abroad.
Presented by Brian Widlake
With Paul Griffiths, David Taylor and Robert McKenzie
Roy Strong, Director of the National Portrait Gallery, discusses the appearance and personality of six English sovereigns from Tudor times to the age of Victoria, and asks to what extent the portraits reveal their character.
(Next week: George IV)
Philip Jenkinson presents a short profile of the doyenne of the French film industry and introduces the first of three of her films in the current World Cinema season.
9.20 Les Amants
The first of three films starring the inimitable Jeanne Moreau
with Alain Cuny, Jean-Marc Bory
A society woman, bored with her husband and their routine existence falls passionately in love with a young man she meets quite by chance.
(This Week's Films: page 9; Radio Times People: page 5)
Screenplay/Director (Les Amants):
Freely adapted from "Point de Lendemain" by (Les Amants):
Jose Louis de
Anthony Shaffer's successful stage play Sleuth has now been made into a film with Laurence Olivier and Michael Caine in the leading roles and Joseph L. Mankiewicz directing.
Sheridan Morley reports from Athelhampton, a medieval manor house in Dorset where the exterior shots for Sleuth were filmed.
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