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The Lost World of Mitchell &Kenyan

BBC Four

The Lost World of Mitchell and Kenyon

Episode 3: Saints and Sinners

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Series about 800 short films from the Edwardian Age. Featuring the first ever crime reconstruction film - the arrest of an infamous bank embezzler. Show more

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The Worst Journey In the World

BBC Four

Drama about an expedition to capture a rare penguin's egg during Captain Scott's scientific mission in Antarctica, prior to his ill-fated attempt to reach the South Pole. Show more

Contributors

Apsley Cherry-Garrard:
Mark Gatiss
Dr Wilson:
John Arthur
Birdie Bowers:
Lee Ingleby
Curator:
David Ryall
Angela Turner:
Julia Dalkin
Wentworth:
Ian Hallard
Mrs Cherry-Garrard:
Barbara Kirby
Captain Scott:
Alexander Kirk
Director:
Damon Thomas

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Scott of the Antarctic

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Four

Drama. Determined to lead the first expedition to reach the South Pole, naval officer Scott assembles a team to try to beat a Norwegian attempt. Show more

Contributors

Captain Robert Falcon Scott:
John Mills
Captain LEG 'Titus' Oates:
Derek Bond
PO Edgar 'Taff' Evans:
James Robertson Justice
Dr EA Wilson:
Harold Warrender
Oriana Wilson:
Anne Firth
Kathleen Scott:
Diana Churchill
Lt EGR 'Teddy' Evans:
Kenneth More
Lt HR 'Birdie' Bowers:
Reginald Beckwith
Chief Stoker W Lashly:
Norman Williams
POT Crean:
John Gregson
Surgeon Lt EL Atkinson:
James McKechnie
Apsley Cherry-Gerrard:
Barry Letts
Producer:
Sidney Cole
Director:
Charles Frend

Regional Variations (2)

Frank Hurley: the Man Who Made History

BBC Four

A look at the life and work of photographer Frank Hurley, who captured some of the earliest images of the world's most remote places and accompanied Shackleton in Antartica. Show more

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Edwardians in Colour: The Wonderful World of Albert Kahn

Original Series

Episode 2: Men of the World

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series about Albert Kahn's photographic Archive of the Planet. This part looks at the 1909 circumnavigation of the globe by Kahn and his chauffeur. Show more

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Never Mind the Full Stops

BBC Four

Never Mind the Full Stops

Series 2

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Julian Fellowes invites Aggie MacKenzie, Paddy O'Connell, Barry Norman and Jessica Fellowes to take part in a panel game about the English language.

Regional Variations (2)

Drama about an expedition to capture a rare penguin's egg during Captain Scott's scientific mission in Antarctica, prior to his ill-fated attempt to reach the South Pole. Show more

Contributors

Apsley Cherry-Garrard:
Mark Gatiss
Dr Wilson:
John Arthur
Birdie Bowers:
Lee Ingleby
Curator:
David Ryall
Angela Turner:
Julia Dalkin
Wentworth:
Ian Hallard
Mrs Cherry-Garrard:
Barbara Kirby
Captain Scott:
Alexander Kirk
Director:
Damon Thomas

BBC Four

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