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Regional Variations (2)

Cobra Ferrari Wars

BBC Four

Documentary telling the story of Texan racing driver Carroll Shelby, who won Le Mans in 1959 and later developed the famous Cobra, a car designed to take on the might of Ferrari. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Hamish Barbour

Regional Variations (2)

Wilfred Owen:a Remembrance Tale

BBC Four

Jeremy Paxman tells the tragic story of World War One poet Wilfred Owen. At a time of jingoism and wartime propaganda, one Shropshire lad was compelled to tell the truth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Producer:
Louise Hooper
Director:
Louise Hooper

Regional Variations (2)

Ian Hislop's Changingof the Bard

BBC Four

Ian Hislop looks at one of the most peculiar offices in the British establishment, that of Poet Laureate, whose long history produces a gloriously eccentric picture of who we are. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ian Hislop
Director:
Sally Benton
Director:
Claire Lewis
Producer:
Claire Lewis
Producer:
Sally Benton
Executive Producer:
Archie Baron

Regional Variations (2)

Close Up: Ted Hughes -Force of Nature

BBC Four

Close Up

Ted Hughes: Force of Nature

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Documentary examining the career of the late Poet Laureate Ted Hughes through readings by the poet himself and interviews with friends and fellow poets. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ted Hughes
Participant:
Seamus Heaney
Participant:
Diana Rigg
Participant:
Tom Paulin
Participant:
Germaine Greer
Producer:
David Kerr

Ian Hislop looks at one of the most peculiar offices in the British establishment, that of Poet Laureate, whose long history produces a gloriously eccentric picture of who we are. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ian Hislop
Director:
Sally Benton
Director:
Claire Lewis
Producer:
Claire Lewis
Producer:
Sally Benton
Executive Producer:
Archie Baron

Regional Variations (2)

Documentary telling the story of Texan racing driver Carroll Shelby, who won Le Mans in 1959 and later developed the famous Cobra, a car designed to take on the might of Ferrari. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Hamish Barbour

BBC Four

About BBC Four

BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

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