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Meetings with RemarkableTrees

BBC Four

Meetings with Remarkable Trees

Series 1

Episode 6: The Tortworth Chestnut

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Four

Series looking at some of the oldest and most unusual trees in Britain. This programme investigates a sweet chestnut tree in Gloucestershire. Show more

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Europe: a Natural History

BBC Four

Europe: A Natural History

Episode 4: The New Millennium

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Sean Pertwee chronicles the events which shaped the continent of Europe. How is wildlife adapting to this brave new world and who are the winners and losers? Show more

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The Maltese Falcon

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes

on BBC Four

Classic mystery about a wisecracking, cynical private eye who becomes involved in the quest for a priceless 16th-century black statuette. John Huston's directorial debut. Show more

Contributors

Director:
John Huston
Samuel Spade:
Humphrey Bogart
Brigid O'Shaughnessy:
Mary Astor
Joel Cairo:
Peter Lorre
Kasper Gutman:
Sydney Greenstreet
Lt. of Detectives Dundy:
Barton MacLane
Effie Perine:
Lee Patrick
Detective Tom Polhaus:
Ward Bond
Miles Archer:
Jerome Cowan

Regional Variations (2)

The Old Grey Whistle Test

BBC Four

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 6 days

Jo Brand narrates a profile of the BBC's first flagship live music programme, The Old Grey Whistle Test, which ran from 1971-1987. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Jo Brand
Producer:
Dione Newton
Director:
Dione Newton
Participant:
Bob Harris
Participant:
Annie Nightingale
Participant:
Jools Holland
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
Jarvis Cocker
Participant:
Paul Morley

Regional Variations (2)

Europe: A Natural History

Episode 4: The New Millennium

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Sean Pertwee chronicles the events which shaped the continent of Europe. How is wildlife adapting to this brave new world and who are the winners and losers? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 6 days

Jo Brand narrates a profile of the BBC's first flagship live music programme, The Old Grey Whistle Test, which ran from 1971-1987. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Jo Brand
Producer:
Dione Newton
Director:
Dione Newton
Participant:
Bob Harris
Participant:
Annie Nightingale
Participant:
Jools Holland
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
Jarvis Cocker
Participant:
Paul Morley

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