6.40 Failure of Stressed Materials 7076948 7.05 Maths: Modelling StockControl 6939122 7.30
Engineering Mechanics: Vibrations 3914344 7.55 Oceanography Rockall 4201238 8.20
Harvestingthe Sun 6313035 8.45 Arts: Melodrama 7759219 9. 10 The Comflake Story 5211832 9.35 DNA: The Spice of Life 6877948 10.00 Fontainebleau: the Changing Image of Kingship 4656561 10.25 Computers:
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Bullying: Danger- Children at Play (Subtitled) 4821238 12.30 Young Turks in Germany 3858290 12.55 Public Murals in New York
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Today's Saturday Romance is an Emmy award-winning drama starring Maureen Stapleton, Charles Durning
A lonely widow discovers a new life at the local dance hall, and friendship in the shape of a married mailman.
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Galactic adventure starring David Mendenhall
On a distant planet in the future Peter Tracton becomes an unwilling stowaway on board a craft that is attacked by aliens.
Director Howard R Cohen (1983)
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The extraordinary history of everyday objects.
The Fish Finger. The British dinner-table institution that was a marketing accident. Producer Philippa Lowthorpe
Series producer Peter Grimsdale
This rock documentary about the 1969 Toronto Peace Festival by D.A. Pennebaker features classic footage of John Lennon and other rock legends, including Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Little Richard.
Livingwith Tourette's. The documentary series reports on a rare and little-understood disorder of the nervous system called Tourette's syndrome and the challenges it poses for doctors, research scientists and the sufferers themselves.
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Withjennie Bond. Subtitled
Weather Suzanne Charlton
Originally one of the beats drummed out by the Brazilian samba schools at carnival time, the bossa nova has been refined into one of popular music's coolest sounds. This film features footage from two reunion concerts given in Rio de Janeiro last year by Joao Gilberto and Antonio Carlos
Jobim, the key founding figures, and traces the music in works by performers as varied as Miles Davis , Frank Sinatra , Bob Dylan and Sinead O'Connor. Director Walter Salles
Series editors Nigel Finch and Anthony Wall
First of three plays by Billy Roche set in the Irish town of Wexford.
These studies of small-town life were first performed at
London's Bush Theatre and are acted by players from the original stage productions. Poor Beast in the Rain
On the eve of the all-Ireland hurling final, people gather in the betting shop - where they are stirred by the sudden return of Danger Doyle , the ultimate Wexford chancer.
Producer Emma Burge Director Stuart Burge
An Initial production for BBCtv
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David Antunes "Cheaptalk", 13, and Valter Antunes "Blinker-Blinker", 15, are part of a family of musicians who play the clubs and cafes of the thriving Portuguese community in London's Brixton and Vauxhall areas. Despite the frustration of having to go to school, the boys still manage to have a hectic time with their video camera.
Thriller. A man's obsession with the young woman who lives opposite his apartment ultimately involves him in a murder case. A French film with English subtitles.
Director Patrice Leconte (1989)
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Comedy series by Twin Peaks creators David Lynch , Mark Frost. The Lester Guy Show features a quiz starring Professor Answer.