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The Blue Planet

BBC Four

The Blue Planet

Episode 5: Seasonal Seas

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 4 months

David Attenborough narrates a natural history of the oceans, exploring the richest waters on Earth, where the annual cycle of the sun drives an explosion of life. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Alastair Fothergill
Producer:
Andy Byatt

Sir Roger Casement went to the gallows in 1916 for trying to enlist German help in the Easter Rising. Ever since, Irish nationalists have claimed his diaries were forgeries created by MI5 to prove him a traitor. This documentary reveals the results of forensic tests to settle the argument.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Roger Casement

Another chance, exactly 25 years since its last broadcast, to see Ian Curteis's play from 1977 telling the story of the three Russian spies who penetrated the British Foreign Service in the postwar period. With Derek Jacobi, Anthony Bate and Michael Culver.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian Curteis
Unknown:
Derek Jacobi
Unknown:
Anthony Bate
Unknown:
Michael Culver.

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