9.00 Start Your Own Business: Testing the Waters
9.25 Managing Health Services
9.50 Design or Decline
This colourful, comic musical pits the none-too-bright hillbilly hero against the movers-and-shakers of Washington as he strives to save his home town -
Dogpatch, USA. Based on the Broadway show, this movie brings A] Capp's comic-strip characters to life.
Songs by JOHNNY MERCER and GENE DE PAUL
Directed by MELVIN FRANK
• FILMS: page 22
Introduced by Jonathan King. Sacramento - California Produced and directed by GORDON ELSBURY (R) revised
with Arthur Negus. 6: Robert Adam
Presented by Hugh Scully. Production
PAUL SMITH and ROBIN DRAKE BBC Bristol (R)
Bella the Welder
Bella Keyzer's 30-year struggle to win the right to do the worked she loved.
Producer ANGELA HOLDSWORTH (R)
Music of a Thousand Autumns
Narrated by Julian Pettifer. Producer MICHAEL MACINTYRE (R)
In the studio young Asians discuss the issues facing them in contemporary
Britain. The panel of four is: Mohammed Khamisa , barrister and prospective Conservative Party candidate: Jaswinder Bancil , television producer;
Claude Moraes , TUC Race Equality Officer; and Uzma Jang , speech therapist and Muslim.
Producer PAUL SEN
Editor NARENDHRA MORAR BBC Pebble Mill
Deep Sea Rodeo
Badge and the Beautiful and Flight to the Finish.
John Carpenter's film tells the true story of the man behind the myth. It takes us from his birth into a poor Mississippi family in 1935 to his comeback concert in Las Vegas in 1969.
Films: Page 22.
Antoine de Caunes presents a Rapido special on European music, featuring: the Young Gods, Front 242, Zucchero Fornachiari , plus Brits who've recorded in French. Titles JEAN BAPTISTE MONDINO Executive Producers
ALEX BERGER and TIM NEWMAN An NB de C Production
presented by Moira Stuart. Lisa Davidson reviews the week with subtitles.
Followed by Weatherview.
Moscow, 2 July 1963: the 25-year-old winner of the Tchaikovsky Piano
Competition left the USSR to pursue a career in the west.
Tonight, 26 years later, Vladimir Ashkenazy returns with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Now one of the most sought-after pianists and conductors, he performs once more in the Bolshoi Hall of the Moscow Conservatoire.
In the audience are not only some of the teachers who last heard him as a young student, but also his father and younger sister who remained in the Soviet Union. The concert, introduced by Michael Berkeley , includes both
English and Russian music - Knussen's Third Symphony and Tchaikovsky's Fourth
Symphony - and Ashkenazy himself is the soloist in Beethoven's Third Piano
Sound Ron Allan
Lighting James Maiden Producer Hilary Boulding
(Concert given in association with Cable and Wireless and with the British Council)
With the aid of international experts and personalities on the satellite link, Clive James goes worldwide to test the trends, plunder the programmes, and take a critical look at what's on in the new and deregulated universe of ever-expanding media. Joining Clive this week in the studio is
Renaissance man Jonathan Miller.
Director DOMINIC BRIGSTOCKE Producer BEATRICE BALLARD
starring and Suites, Lies and Videotape When Charles decides that the only way to save the Nutt House from collapse is to get the endorsement of the President of the United
States, the staff go all out to make a promo video.
Written by RICHARD DAY
Directed by ROGER DUCHOWNY
Reginald J Tarkington:
Miracle in Rome starring
The series of Gabriel Garcia Marquez adaptions continues with the tale of one man's obstinate belief in miracles. The death of his daughter is a cruel blow for Margarito but the discovery of her perfectly preserved body 12 years later brings hope, and a trip to Rome. Screenplay by GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ and LISANDRO DUQUE NARANJO Directed by LISANDRO DUQUE NARANJO
(In Spanish with English subtitles. First showing on British television) •FILMS: page 22
Terry Jones introduces a Preston Sturges comedy.
Sullivan's Travels 1 starring
Top director John L. Sullivan decides to inject some realism into his work and tries to live the life of a tramp. His first efforts meet with failure, but events take a serious turn. Written and directed by PRESTON STURGES
8FILMS: page 22
John L. Sullivan: