Programme Index

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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 4

Episode 18: Taunton to Minehead

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo explores a church that moves in mysterious ways and summons all his strength to move a one hundred and ten tonne steam locomotive. Show more

Horizon

2013-2014

Episode 6: Swallowed by a Sinkhole

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Science documentary series. Professor Iain Stewart travels to Florida to investigate sinkholes, and why the geology of this state makes it the sinkhole capital of the world. Show more

Dirk Gently

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Holistic detective Dirk Gently discovers the connection between a client who believes the Pentagon are trying to kill him and another whose horoscopes appear to be coming true. Show more

Contributors

DirkGently:
Stephen Mangan
Richard Macduff:
Darren Boyd
DI Gilks:
Jason Watkins
Oliver Reynolds:
Paul Ritter
Emma Reynolds:
Cosima Shaw
Terence Brown:
Colin McFarlane
Director:
Tom Shankland
Producer:
Chris Carey

Victoria runs the postwar gamut from artist, drinker and sexual masochist Francis Bacon to the modern-day, latte-sipping hipster, and asks if we're all bohemians now. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Wingspan Productions
Executive Producer:
Archie Baron
Executive Producer:
Deborah Lee
Producer:
Nick Tanner
Director:
Nick Tanner
Participant:
Maggi Hambling
Participant:
AA Gill
Participant:
Jonny Woo
Participant:
Will Self
Participant:
Lewis Henderson
Participant:
Grayson Perry
Participant:
Molly Parkin
Participant:
Craig Temple
Participant:
Richard Coles
Participant:
John Cooper Clarke
Participant:
Stephen Calloway
Participant:
Bethany Lloyd
Participant:
Phoebe Mulrooney

Horizon

2013-2014

Episode 6: Swallowed by a Sinkhole

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Science documentary series. Professor Iain Stewart travels to Florida to investigate sinkholes, and why the geology of this state makes it the sinkhole capital of the world. Show more

Dirk Gently

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Holistic detective Dirk Gently discovers the connection between a client who believes the Pentagon are trying to kill him and another whose horoscopes appear to be coming true. Show more

Contributors

DirkGently:
Stephen Mangan
Richard Macduff:
Darren Boyd
DI Gilks:
Jason Watkins
Oliver Reynolds:
Paul Ritter
Emma Reynolds:
Cosima Shaw
Terence Brown:
Colin McFarlane
Director:
Tom Shankland
Producer:
Chris Carey

Art of Germany

Episode 3: In the Shadow of Hitler

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Four

Andrew Graham-Dixon concludes his exploration of German art by investigating the dark times of the 20th century, dominated by failed artist Adolf Hitler. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Roger Parsons
Producer:
Roger Parsons
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Series Producer:
Silvia Sacco
Director:
Karen McGann

BBC Four

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