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Regional Variations (2)

Steptoe and Son

BBC Four

Steptoe and Son

Series 1

Episode 2: The Piano

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Classic sitcom about a father-and-son rag-and-bone team and their uneasy alliance. The offer of a free piano seems too good to be true - and it is.

Regional Variations (2)

Himalaya with Michael Palin

BBC Four

Himalaya with Michael Palin

Episode 1: North by Northwest

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Palin sets off on an epic journey through the rugged terrain of the Himalayas. First, he follows the Khyber Pass up to the mighty K2 mountain. Show more

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A Year in Tibet

BBC Four

A Year in Tibet

Episode 2: Three Husbands and a Wedding

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series about the society living in and around the Tibetan town of Gyantse. It's autumn and everyone pulls together to get in the harvest. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Adam Alexander

Regional Variations (2)

Ashes to Ashes

BBC Four

Ashes to Ashes

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 9 months

Drama series. Simon Neary is a gangster Gene has wanted to nail for years. But is stifling his gun deal a way to keep Alex from getting shot in 2008? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Mad Men

BBC Four

Mad Men

Series 1

Episode 2: Ladies Room

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Drama series set in the world of advertising in 1960s New York. Peggy fends off the advances of a copy writer. Betty consults a specialist about her health issues. Show more

Contributors

Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Betty Draper:
January Jones
Joan Holloway:
Christina Hendricks
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Midge Daniels:
Rosemarie DeWitt
Paul Kinsey:
Michael Gladis
Ken Cosgrove:
Aaron Staton
Harry Crane:
Rich Sommer

Genres

Regional Variations (2)

The Rise and Fall of the Ad Man

BBC Four

Timeshift

Series 7

The Rise and Fall of the Ad Man

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Cultural commentator Peter York takes a look at the changing fortunes of British advertising, through the story of the personalities who led it through its highs and lows. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter York
Writer:
Peter York
Producer:
Francis Welch
Director:
Francis Welch
Series Producer:
John Das

Regional Variations (2)

A Year in Tibet

BBC Four

A Year in Tibet

Episode 2: Three Husbands and a Wedding

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series about the society living in and around the Tibetan town of Gyantse. It's autumn and everyone pulls together to get in the harvest. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Adam Alexander

Regional Variations (2)

A Year in Tibet

Episode 2: Three Husbands and a Wedding

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series about the society living in and around the Tibetan town of Gyantse. It's autumn and everyone pulls together to get in the harvest. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Adam Alexander

BBC Four

About BBC Four

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