6.20 Project Head Start 1556980 6.45 Hardwick Hall 5587305 7.10 Rural Life
66552517.35 Japanese Education: Changingthe Mould
A look at land yachting. Rpt ..........8650638
Pathe News this week 40 years ago.
Repeated at 2.40pm B/W
Highlights of the race from Monza.
Presenter (Children's BBC):
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
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
Documentary about the work of an Australian supply train.
Presenter (Children's BBC):
The second of a three-part series on Asian film-making looks at Taiwan.
Followed by Songs of Praise Shown yesterday at 6.25pm on BBC 1
Stereo Subtitled ................................9283386
Shownat9.10am B/W .........................5620522
Alan Titchmarsh visits the garden at
Cobblers, East Sussex. Stereo .....5659034
Followed by Charlie Chaplin - The Little Tramp
A film about the early career and private life of the silent screen star. Rpt....8619947
The Tiananmen Square massacre.
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
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
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
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
R is for Rhum. The island ofRhum in the Inner Hebrides is explored by Lucinda Lambton.
Producer Neil Crombie
Executive producer Edward Mirzoeff
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
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
Peter York looks at the British obsession with souvenirs and goes on a shopping spree - heritage style. Director John Silver
Revisedrpt Stereo ...........................474034
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
With Jeremy Paxman.
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
Is it a flag or a painting? What lies behind thisfamous work?