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Regional Variations (2)

Europe: a Natural History

BBC Four

Europe: A Natural History

Episode 2: Ice Age

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Sean Pertwee chronicles the events which shaped the continent of Europe. This edition looks at the waves of climatic change which have swept across the land. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Lost World

BBC Four

Lost World

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Four

Two-part drama. Professor Challenger's quest to find living dinosaurs is in peril. The explorers find themselves trapped on the plateau high above the Amazon jungle. Show more

Contributors

Challenger:
Bob Hoskins
Summerlee:
James Fox
John Roxton:
Tom Ward
Edward Malone:
Matthew Rhys
Agnes Cluny:
Elaine Cassidy
Theo Kerr:
Peter Falk
Illingworth:
Robert Hardy

Regional Variations (2)

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

Regional Variations (2)

The Double Life of Saki

BBC Four

Drama-documentary which explores the life and work of the writer Hector Hugh Munro, better known by his pen name Saki, whose short stories satirised Edwardian society and culture. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Will Self
Participant:
Jeffrey Archer
Participant:
Alexei Sayle
Participant:
Roy Hattersley
Producer:
Andrea Hutton

Regional Variations (2)

Europe: A Natural History

Episode 2: Ice Age

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Sean Pertwee chronicles the events which shaped the continent of Europe. This edition looks at the waves of climatic change which have swept across the land. Show more

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

Regional Variations (2)

Drama-documentary which explores the life and work of the writer Hector Hugh Munro, better known by his pen name Saki, whose short stories satirised Edwardian society and culture. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Will Self
Participant:
Jeffrey Archer
Participant:
Alexei Sayle
Participant:
Roy Hattersley
Producer:
Andrea Hutton

BBC Four

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