Programme Index

Discover 9,977,608 listings and 227,032 playable programmes from the BBC

Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf's piercing insight into the plight of the Afghan people is a documentary-style drama about a reporter's mission to rescue her sister from their native Afghanistan. Starring Niloufar Pazira. In English and Farsi with English subtitles. Review page 58.


Moshen Makhmalbaf
Niloufar Pazira.

Regional Variations (2)


BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

on BBC Four

Acclaimed and controversial drama depicting Scots Guards officer Robert Lawrence's devastating experiences of the Falklands War. Show more


Robert Lawrence:
Colin Firth
Richard Eyre
Hugh Mackessac:
Paul Rhys
John Lawrence:
David Calder
Jean Lawrence:
Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Nick Lawrence:
Rupert Baker
Christopher Lawrence:
Jack Fortune
George Stubbs:
Roddy Maude-Roxby
Helen Stubbs:
Ann Bell
Louise Stubbs:
Sophie Thompson
Sgt Brodick:
Tam Dean Burn
Ian Michie
Paul Higgins
Lt Col Bill Kirke:
Timothy Carlton
Adj Stewart Inglis:
Mark Wing-Davey
Maj Walsh:
Robin Dalglish
Lt Peter Fyshe:
Edward Rawle-Hicks
Noble Lord:
Charles Millham
Harry Hebers:
Ben Cole
Terry Knapp:
Clive Russell
Brigade Off:
David Conville
Group Capt:
Edwin Richfield
Brian Hall
Elderly Man:
Charles Lamb
RAF Officer:
Richard Owens
Welsh Lady:
Arbel Jones
Welsh Man:
Sean Scanlan
Air Cdr:
Tony Caunter
Colour Sgt:
Iain McColl
Lt Col RAMC:
Edward Lyon
Maj Newman:
Angela Morant
CSM Brown:
Murray Ewan
Night Nurse:
Sharon D Clarke
Night Nurse:
Leila Bertrand
Roy Spencer
Yeoman Warder:
Alan White
Serena Gordon
Francisco Morales
Martin Garfield
Richard Broke

Storm. A double bill starts this four-part series featuring weather scenes by artists. This opener includes works by Howard Hodgkin and Philip de Loutherbourg.
12.50 Rain. Edgar Degas, Vincent van Gogh and Henri Rousseau are among the artists featured in the second film. The series continues on Tuesday at 11pm.


Philip de Loutherbourg.
Edgar Degas
Vincent van Gogh
Henri Rousseau

BBC Four

About BBC Four

BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

Appears in

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More