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The Twenties in Colour: theWonderful World of Albert Kahn

BBC Four

The Twenties in Colour: The Wonderful World of Albert Kahn

The Twenties in Colour

Episode 2: Middle East: The Birth of Nations

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Series examining Albert Kahn's 'Archives of the Planet' photography project. A fresh look at the birth of present-day Syria, Lebanon and Palestine. Show more

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Glamour's Golden Age

BBC Four

Glamour's Golden Age

Episode 1: The Luxe Experience

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

How the architecture and design of the 20s and 30s created and reflected the spirit of the age, with the fun of Art Deco next to the functionality of Modernism. Show more

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Legends: Al Bowlly - theVery Thought of You

BBC Four

Legends

Al Bowlly - the Very Thought of You

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Profile of the debonair 1930s crooner Al Bowlly, a South African who travelled to New York via London and whose successful career ultimately ended in disappointment and tragedy. Show more

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The Thick of It: The Rise of the Nutters

BBC Four

The Thick of It

Special: The Rise of the Nutters

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Political comedy. It's the end of the Christmas recess, and peace and goodwill should reign in Westminster. But something goes terribly wrong on Newsnight. Show more

Contributors

Malcolm Tucker:
Peter Capaldi
Peter Mannion:
Roger Allam
Ollie Reeder:
Chris Addison
Ben Swain:
Justin Edwards
Glenn Cullen:
James Smith
Emma Messinger:
Olivia Poulet
Phil Smith:
Will Smith
Stewart Pearson:
Vincent Franklin
Julius Nicholson:
Alex Macqueen
Angela Heaney:
Lucinda Raikes
Terri Coverley:
Joanna Scanlan
Writer:
Tony Roche
Producer:
Adam Tandy

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Thoroughly Modern Millie

BBC Four

Duration: 2 hours, 18 minutes

on BBC Four

Tuneful, Oscar-winning farce in which a country girl gets mixed up with a heady variety of Roaring Twenties characters when she arrives in the big city. Show more

Contributors

Millie Dillmount:
Julie Andrews
Dorothy Brown:
Mary Tyler Moore
Muzzy Van Hossmere:
Carol Channing
Jimmy Smith:
James Fox
Trevor Graydon:
John Gavin
Oriental 1:
Jack Soo
Oriental 2:
Pat Morita
Producer:
Ross Hunter

Formats

Regional Variations (2)

Glamour's Golden Age

Episode 1: The Luxe Experience

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

How the architecture and design of the 20s and 30s created and reflected the spirit of the age, with the fun of Art Deco next to the functionality of Modernism. Show more

BBC Four

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