6.20 The York Mystery Plays Repeat
6604221 6.45 Motion - Newton's s Laws
Repeat 5673825 7.10Panel Painting Repeat 3800738 7.35Traps-andHowtoGetOut Of Them Repeat
A series from Open University exploring aspects of life from different perspectives. GoingGlobal. David Goldblatt examines the origins and impact of a global network. Open Sunday is tomorrow at 7.25am.
Executive producer Chris Palmer INFORMATION: call (01908) [number removed]fora free brochure. and see Ceefax page 617. The internet address is: http://www.open.ac.uk/saturday/
Favourite pizza recipes from the series
Food and Drink. Repeat
A documentary examiningthe arctic fox, one of the few predatory animals to inhabit the tundra. Repeat
A reserve in Canada's Johnstone Strait provides an opportunity to study killer whales. Repeat ....
A short 1934 musical about a singer in 1840s California who helps two lovers.
Musical comedy, continuing the short season of Busby Berkeley choreographed films, starring Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler
Songwriter Jimmy Higgens struggles to find enough money to stage his musical - until he meets chorus girl Mabel Anderson. Mabel Anderson JOAN BLONDELL, Jimmy Higgens DICK POWELL, Barbara Hemingway RUBY KEELER, Mathilda Hemingway ZASU PITTS, Ezra Ounce HUGH HERBERT
Director Ray Enright (1934)
(Black and white)
See Films: pages 54-57
Mabel Anderson Joan
Jimmy Higgens Dick
Barbara Hemingway Ruby
Mathilda Hemingway Zasu
Ezra Ounce Hugh
Reviews of Hamlet, Fierce Creatures, In Love and War and She's the One.
Shown last MondayonBBCl Stereo
The first of today's Saturday
Matinée double bill of westerns.
Starring Robert Young , Randolph Scott
1861: Western Union are constructing the Omaha-Salt Lake City stretcn onne first transcontinental telegraph system in the US. But opposition is fierce.
Richard Blake ROBERT YOUNG , Vance Shaw RANDOLPH SCOTT . Edward Creighton DEAN JAGGER , Sue Creighton VIRGINIA GILMORE , Doc Murdoch JOHN CARRADINE
Director Fritz Lang (1941) * See Films: pages 54-57 ***
Richard Blake Robert
Vance Shaw Randolph
. Edward Creighton Dean
Sue Creighton Virginia
Doc Murdoch John
' Second of todav's Saturday
Matinee double bill of westerns.
Starring Richard Widmark
Atrapper on his waytojailfor murder finds himself responsible forthe survivors of an Apache attack on a wagon train. Showing in widescreen format.
Todd RICHARDWIDMARK , Jenny FELICIA FARR. Jolie SUSAN KOHNER. BillyTOMMY RETTIG, Valinda STEPHANIE GRIFFIN , Clint RAY STRICKLYN
Director Delmer Daves (1956) * See Films: pages 54-57 ****
Featuring hits from the archives, plus today's chart sounds. Top of the Pops is on Friday at 7.30pm on BBC1
A behind-the-scenes documentary about the making of Kenneth Branagh 's new film version of Hamlet, which stars
Branagh in the leading role, Kate Winslet , Julie Christie and Derek Jacobi.
See today's choices.
Producer Patrick Reams Stereo Subtitled..
♦ Andrew Duncan interviews
Kenneth Branagh : page 14
From Sestriere in Italy, a special edition of the skiing programme featuring highlights of the women's downhill event in the world championships.
Commentary by Matt Chilton. There's more action tomorrow at 2pm.
Producer Paul Davies ; Executive producer Jim Reside Stereo.....
* See Competitions and Giveaways: page
Presented by Huw Edwards. Subtitled
Weather David Lee ....
Return of the foreign affairs series. This week's presenter Allan Little reports from the northern region of Zaire's Shaba province, where the local population has been left destitute by the actions of a corrupt government.
Reporter Dulce Maltez is in Brazil, where she travels deep into the Amazonian rainforest in search of the world's last lost tribes, and Tom Carver investigates the plight of Red Army soldiers who, having defected from East Germany during the Cold War, could now face trial in Russia after being refused political asylum in the west.
Editor Keith Bowers
David Rose of The Observer peruses this week's national newspapers.
Producer Brian Blake Stereo
First of three documentaries examining the global success of some brands, the visions of those who control them and why consumers choose to buy them. A Nike shoe can cost overLllO, and last year the company sold over million pairs in 82 countries. Founder Phil Knight talks about the part he has played in the sports shoe's evolution and how he sees his work as a mission.
Series producer Peter Swain
Favourite movie moments.
RayHarryhausen, responsible forthe special effects in King Kong, discusses a scene from the film; Lord Healey recalls ascenefrom Ashes and Diamonds; and comedy writer Carla Lane talks about Madonna of the Seven Moons.
Producer Nick Freand Jones Another Close Up ison MondayatlO.20pm Repeat Stereo .....
The rerun of writer Johnny Speight's classic sitcom continues with an episode first shown in 1974.
The penultimate part of a dramatisation of Joseph Conrad 's classic novel. Starring
Albert Finney , Serena Scott Thomas The Island. Nostromo and Decoud's treasure-laden boat collides with the ship carrying Colonel Sotillo. See today's choices.
Written by John Hale ; Producer Fernando Ghia
Don Jose Avellanos:
A Fine Cut presentation of an autobiographical Australian film offering an explicit account of the love life of Robert Gibson , who directed wrote and edited the piece. Overten years he recorded every aspect of his life using a hand-held video camera.
Editor Nicholas Fraser
Tracey MacLeod introduces the first of six documentaries from around the world exploring aspects of music. Songs of Seduction
German director Karl-Heinz Kafer 's film examines the political power of music, comparing the musical heritage of the Hitler Youth with the aggressive
Neo-Nazi rock scene of the nineties.
In German with English subtitles.
Series producer Andy King: Executive producer
First in asix-part international pop and rock music series, featuring videos and concert footage of singers and bands.
Producer Veeno Dewan Stereo..............
Followed by Weatherview