Programme Index

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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 4

Episode 14: Inverness to Plockton

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo rides one of Scotland's most picturesque railways, visits the smallest station and learns what went into a Victorian-style spa break. Show more

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 4

Episode 15: Invergordon to John O'Groats

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo learns how one man helped bring train travel to the Highlands and hears the remarkable tale of Scotland's Victorian gold rush. Show more

Secret Knowledge

Thomas Chatterton: The Myth of the Doomed Poet

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Symmons Roberts explores the mythic afterlife of the 18th-century poet Thomas Chatterton, whose early death was immortalised by poets, painters and photographers. Show more

The journey through bohemian history reaches the early 20th century, when the Bloomsbury Group and others were determined to challenge sexual taboos. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Wingspan Productions
Executive Producer:
Archie Baron
Executive Producer:
Deborah Lee
Producer:
Peter Sweasey
Director:
Peter Sweasey
Participant:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Molly Parkin
Participant:
AA Gill
Participant:
Will Self
Participant:
Virginia Nicholson
Participant:
Grayson Perry
Participant:
Richard Coles
Participant:
Stephen Calloway
Participant:
Maggi Hambling
Participant:
Jonny Woo
Participant:
Fiona MacCarthy

What Do Artists Do All Day?

Episode 19: Sue Webster

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Film following Sue Webster at work on new projects including a cook book and nude portraits, and talking about past success and plans for the future as a solo artist. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Four

An adaptation of the classic Virginia Woolf novel. A woman struggles to come to terms with the amorous feelings that a close platonic friend clearly holds for her. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Clarissa Dalloway:
Vanessa Redgrave
Young Clarissa:
Natascha McElhone
Septimus Warren Smith:
Rupert Graves
Peter Walsh:
Michael Kitchen
Young Peter:
Alan Cox
Sally Selton, Lady Rosseter:
Sarah Badel
Young Sally:
Lena Headey
Richard Dalloway:
John Standing
Young Richard:
Robert Portal
Producer:
Stephen Bayly

In Conversation

Episode 2: Ken Loach in Conversation with Cillian Murphy

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

At the BFI Southbank, Ken Loach talks about a career dedicated to documenting social and political injustice, the importance of artistic collaboration, and the humour in his films. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Ken Loach
Interviewer:
Cillian Murphy
Producer:
Mark Crossan
Executive Producer:
Pauline Law

What Do Artists Do All Day?

Episode 19: Sue Webster

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Film following Sue Webster at work on new projects including a cook book and nude portraits, and talking about past success and plans for the future as a solo artist. Show more

The journey through bohemian history reaches the early 20th century, when the Bloomsbury Group and others were determined to challenge sexual taboos. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Wingspan Productions
Executive Producer:
Archie Baron
Executive Producer:
Deborah Lee
Producer:
Peter Sweasey
Director:
Peter Sweasey
Participant:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Molly Parkin
Participant:
AA Gill
Participant:
Will Self
Participant:
Virginia Nicholson
Participant:
Grayson Perry
Participant:
Richard Coles
Participant:
Stephen Calloway
Participant:
Maggi Hambling
Participant:
Jonny Woo
Participant:
Fiona MacCarthy

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