The first fighter pilot shot down in the Second World War.
Prejudices about, and reactions to, accents and dialects.
Today: John Mortimer (Tomorrow: Andre Previn )
Comic capers with Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy.
Films: pages 39-45
A man who escapes from an asylum discovers that his wife has left him. With John Banymore. Director George Cukor ● FILMS: pages 39.45
First showing on network television for this musical about a love-torn journalist. With Phillip Terry , Audrey Long and Marc Cramer. Director John H Auer ● FILMS: pages 39-45
US entertainment magazine.
Followed by A World within Itself
An English oakwood through the seasons.
Followed by Cape to Cairo
The railway through Africa.
and Regional News; Weather
The story of a "love goddess" who died of Alzheimer's
Disease at the age of 69.
Historical drama starring Alan Ladd
Seeking knighthood, John travels to Camelot where his skill and hard work transform him.
With Patricia Medina ,
Peter Cushing , Harry Andrews , Andre Morell , Laurence Naismith , Patrick Troughton ,
Anthony Bushell , Ronald Adam , John Laurie. DirectorTay Garnett
• FILMS: pages 39-45
Wheels Update. A look at work on the road, at the racetrack or on the production line. Director Rik Lander
Series producer Sebastian Scott
A Diverse production for BBCtv (Rev rpt)
Acting Our Age. In the last of the series, a Southall-based group of British Asians research, shoot, edit and premiere their film on what it means to grow old in a white society. Director GurinderChadha
Producer Dee Edwards
An UMBI Films production for BBCtv ● TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888
First in a series featuring reports on the arts, politics and news from disabled reporters who live "on the edge" of able-bodied society.
Mike Higgins considers the implications of European union; Sarah Newman reviews Expo 92 at Seville; there's a discussion of racing politics at Kempton with Simon Barnes ; and Rose Shapiro looks at current news events. And
Telethon reaches the surreal world of Hevey's Hall. With sign language interpretation. Producer Ian Macrae
Editor Kerena Marchant
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The Sun King
Mental health survivor
Debbie Nicholson looks back on how she encountered her alter ego. (Jacqui Duckworth : tomorrow 7.30pm) 0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888
Documentaries exploring aspects of American life.
Cowboys and Chicanos. A look at the people of a Mexican-American barrio of small wooden houses in Colorado.
Squeezed beneath a highway, they are surrounded by a cadmium smelting factory and the desolate parking lots of a rodeo company. DirectorMarcMunden
Executive producer Paul Watson
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A tense thriller shot on location in the Caribbean, starring
Josette Simon , Sue Johnston Written by Charles Pattinson and Winsome Pinnock.
The film tells the story of a young black British woman who goes to the Dominican Republic as an aid worker. When she goes missing, her parents make an emotional journey to piece together her story.
ProducerCharies Pattinson Director Simon Cellan Jones
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Short films by young directors. Siberian Summer
A Hungarian girl's dreams of fairy-tale happiness clash with the grim routine of her life.
With Denisa Der and Zoltan Barta.
Writer/Director Andras Der
The last in the series features the Texas Tornados in concert at Gruene Hall, the oldest dance hall in Texas.