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: Open University

6.20 Project Head Start 1556980 6.45 Hardwick Hall 5587305 7.10 Rural Life
66552517.35 Japanese Education: Changingthe Mould

Contributors

Unknown: Hardwick Hall

: Breakfast News

With Signing.

: Breakout

A look at land yachting. Rpt ..........8650638

: A Week to Remember

Pathe News this week 40 years ago.
Repeated at 2.40pm B/W

: Grand Prix

Highlights of the race from Monza.

: Children's BBC: Playdays

(Stereo)

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Josie D'Arby

: Beyond the Rockies

Western about a gunman who becomes involved in a struggle between a woman and a rancher.
With Tom Keene and Rochelle Hudson.
Director Fred Allen (1932) B/W................8610164 + FILM REVIEWS pages 51-56

Contributors

Unknown: Tom Keene
Unknown: Rochelle Hudson.
Director: Fred Allen

: The Lovable Cheat

Drama about a bankrupt
Parisian's plan to marry off his daughterto a rich man. With
Charles Ruggles and Peggy Ann Garner.
Director Richard Oswald (1949) B/W

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Ruggles
Unknown: Peggy Ann Garner.
Director: Richard Oswald

: The Tea and Sugar

Documentary about the work of an Australian supply train.

: Children's BBC: Charlie Chalk

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Josie D'Arby

: Dream Merchants of Asia

The second of a three-part series on Asian film-making looks at Taiwan.

: News and Weather

Subtitled (news)
Followed by Songs of Praise Shown yesterday at 6.25pm on BBC 1
Stereo Subtitled ................................9283386

: A Week to Remember

Shownat9.10am B/W .........................5620522

: Secret Gardens

Alan Titchmarsh visits the garden at
Cobblers, East Sussex. Stereo .....5659034

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh

: News and Weather

Subtitled (news)
Followed by Charlie Chaplin - The Little Tramp
A film about the early career and private life of the silent screen star. Rpt....8619947

Contributors

Unknown: Charlie Chaplin

: A Day That Shook the World

The Tiananmen Square massacre.

: Earl Carroll Vanities

Musical about a beautiful princess tryingto raise money for her impoverished country. With
Dennis O'Keefe and Constance Moore.
Director Joseph Santley (1945) B/W.............37947

Contributors

Unknown: Dennis O'Keefe
Unknown: Constance Moore.
Director: Joseph Santley

: Italy Means Business

Second of five programmes looking at how Italian companies operate and what motivates them.
Better by Design. How do Italians stay ahead of the game? Creative design is fundamental to the success of many
Italian goods, but one designer, Alberto Alessi , has actually changed the way we look at everyday kitchen objects; another young designer has taken the traditional Venician glass industry by storm with his dramatic modem designs. Producer Jeremy Orlebar
BBC BOOK AND AUDIO CASSETTE: Business
Language and Culture, for anyone doing business in Italy. Send cheque for£ 13.99, made payable to BBC Education, to [address removed]. Stereo .....................................980

Contributors

Designer: Alberto Alessi
Producer: Jeremy Orlebar

: Murphy Brown

American comedy set in a newsroom in Washington DC starring Candice Bergen
Devil with a Blue Dress On. Months of persistence get Murphy permission to do a profile on a high-flying businessman but, to her chagrin, Miles insists on assigning Corky to assist her. Corky is almost as excited as when she became Miss America; and she'sso eagerto learn from Murphy's experience. Stereo
*See This Week: page 10

Contributors

Murphy Brown: Candice Bergen
Phil: Pat Corley
Corky Sherwood: Faith Ford
Jim Dial: Charles Kimbrough
Frank Fontana: Joe Regalbuto
Miles Silverberg: Grant Shaud

: Fresh Prince of Bel Air

You've Got to be a Football Hero. When
Will is challenged to a drinking contest by Jackie's boyfriend, a popularcollege football player, he gets drunk and is trapped in a mausoleum with four philosophical ghosts. Jackie Ames TYRA

Contributors

Will Smith: Will Smith
Phillip Banks: James Avery
Vivian Banks: Daphne Maxwell Reid
Carlton Banks: Alfonso Ribeiro
Hilary Banks: Karyn Parsons
Ashley Banks: Tatyana Mali
Geoffrey Butler: Joseph Marcell
Louis: Craig Shoemaker
Hank Farley: Cylk Cozart
Jim: Paul Ganus
Judith: Robin Quivers

: Lucinda Lambton's Alphabet of Britain

R is for Rhum. The island ofRhum in the Inner Hebrides is explored by Lucinda Lambton.
Producer Neil Crombie
Executive producer Edward Mirzoeff

Contributors

Unknown: Lucinda Lambton.
Producer: Neil Crombie
Producer: Edward Mirzoeff

: The World at War: 2: Distant War

Another chance to see the acclaimed 26-part documentary series telling the history of the Second World War.
In Eastern Europe, the full force of the Nazi machine rolls on - but in Britain, an uneasy calm settles on the nation. With Churchill elected Prime Minister, Britain is not prepared for war and few people are able to take the situation seriously. It is the "phoney" war, with the sound of distant guns thundering ominously on the horizon.... Narrated by Laurence Olivier.
First shown on lTV

Contributors

Narrator: Laurence Olivier
Director: David Elstein
Producer: Jeremy Isaacs

: White Heat

V Mothers of Invention.
Heroic, mad inventors and mysterious market forces are just two of the myths that might explain the inventions of technology. Yet the disposable nappy had no inventor. And the inventor of the telephone had to invent a need for it before anyone took him seriously. Tonight's programme discovers where technological change comes from. Does it develop to fulfil a need? Or is "need" invented by technology? See today's choices.
Director/Producer Hugh Mason ; Editor Paul Burgess

Contributors

Producer: Hugh Mason
Editor: Paul Burgess

: Peter York on Souvenirs

Peter York looks at the British obsession with souvenirs and goes on a shopping spree - heritage style. Director John Silver
Revisedrpt Stereo ...........................474034

Contributors

Unknown: Peter York

: Martha, Ruth and Edie

Drama starring Jennifer Dale
Andrea Martin , Lois Maxwell
Three women have a chance meetingata "self-awareness" conference. Their shared personal secrets and stories of lost loves change their lives for ever.
Directors Norma Bailey , Deepa Mehta Saltzman and Daniele J Suissa (1988) ...........................5473 * FILM REVIEWS pages 51-56
Followed by Video Nation Shorts Subtitled

Contributors

Unknown: Jennifer Dale
Unknown: Andrea Martin
Unknown: Lois Maxwell
Directors: Norma Bailey
Directors: Deepa Mehta Saltzman
Directors: Daniele J Suissa
Martha: Jennifer Dale
Ruth: Andrea Martin
Edie: Lois Maxwell
Young Edie: Margaret Langrick
Chris Walters: Jeff Christensen
Mrs Peebles: Kate Trotter
Mario Cellini: Chuck Shamata

: Newsnight

With Jeremy Paxman.

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Paxman.

: OJ Mania: The Media Trial of OJ Simpson

In the week before American sports star turned actor OJ Simpson goes on trial on a murder charge, this Late Show special investigates the media circus surrounding this sensational case. See today's choices.
Producer Fenton Bailey ; Series editor Michael Poole Stereo ............................................967928
* See This Week: page 5

Contributors

Producer: Fenton Bailey
Editor: Michael Poole

: Weatherview

: Jasper Johns' Flag

Is it a flag or a painting? What lies behind thisfamous work?








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