Programme Index

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An Island Parish

Series 9 - Falklands

Episode 3: Tis the Season

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Series following the Falkland Islands' community. The Rev Richard and his wife have sailed 800 miles east to celebrate Christmas in the furthest corner of his parish. Show more

The Secret Life of Books

Series 2

Episode 4: Confessions of an English Opium Eater

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

John Cooper Clarke explores Thomas de Quincey's Confessions of an English Opium Eater, and discovers how this addiction memoir avoids the cliches of modern 'misery-lit'. Show more

The Quizeum

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Museum-based quiz panel show. Griff Rhys Jones tests two teams of experts at the Burrell Collection, an array of more than 8,000 objects housed in Pollock Country Park in Glasgow. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Lars Tharp
Panellist:
Kate Williams
Panellist:
Janina Ramirez
Panellist:
Muriel Gray
Executive Producer:
Aisling O'Connor
Executive Producer:
Andrew Fettis
Executive Producer:
Sarah Broughton
Director:
Peter Smith
Series Producer:
Tom Webber
Production Company:
Modern Television Ltd

Lost Kingdoms of Central America

Episode 3: Between Oceans and Empires

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Dr Jago Cooper explores the forgotten people of ancient Costa Rica, who built a series of spectacular settlements amongst the rivers and volcanoes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jago Cooper
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Executive Producer:
Ross Harper
Series Producer:
Graeme Hart
Production Manager:
Michelle Gauntlett
Production Coordinator:
Catherine Ross
Editor:
Tim Young
Re-recording mixer:
John Cobban
Colourist:
Ian Ballantyne
Director of photography:
Craig Hastings
Sound Recordist:
Peter Prada
Location Manager:
Sergio Miranda
Participant:
Alice Samson
Consultant:
Jeffrey Quilter
Participant:
Ricardo Vazquez
Participant:
Myrna Rojas
Participant:
Francisco Corralis
Participant:
Fernando Montero
Participant:
Jorge Umana Solis
Participant:
Jose Mora
Participant:
Jane Wankmiller

Horizon

2011-2012

Episode 8: The Truth about Exercise

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for years

Series exploring scientific issues. Michael Mosley uncovers the surprising new research about exercise that has the power to make everyone live longer and healthier lives. Show more

The Quizeum

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Museum-based quiz panel show. Griff Rhys Jones tests two teams of experts at the Burrell Collection, an array of more than 8,000 objects housed in Pollock Country Park in Glasgow. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Lars Tharp
Panellist:
Kate Williams
Panellist:
Janina Ramirez
Panellist:
Muriel Gray
Executive Producer:
Aisling O'Connor
Executive Producer:
Andrew Fettis
Executive Producer:
Sarah Broughton
Director:
Peter Smith
Series Producer:
Tom Webber
Production Company:
Modern Television Ltd

Timeshift

Series 12

Episode 5: The British Army of the Rhine

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary telling the affectionate story of British servicemen and their families who had to make Germany a home from home in the decades after the Second World War. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Denis Lawson
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole
Series Producer:
William Naylor
Producer:
Francis Welch
Director:
Francis Welch

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