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Timothy Spall: Back at Sea

Episode 1: The Luck of the Irish Sea

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

On the first leg of the trip, Timothy misreads the tides near Fishguard, visits Shane's home town of Aberystwyth and finds a lovely cove at Porthdinllaen. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Timothy Spall
Participant:
Shane Spall
Producer:
Paul Crompton
Director:
Paul Crompton
Executive Producer:
Sam Anthony

Martha Kearney retraces the footsteps of artist George Victor Du Noyer. Martha travels the spiritual trail, taking in Blasket Island and the islands of the Fermanagh Lakelands. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Martha Kearney
Executive Producer:
Brendan Hughes
Executive Producer:
Deirdre Devlin
Series Producer:
Andrea McCartney

The Renaissance Unchained

Episode 4: Hell, Snakes and Giants

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Waldemar Januszczak looks at the climax of the Renaissance as it spiralled into madness and distortion, a period full of war, confusion and darkness. Show more

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Summer 2011

The Trouble with Tolstoy

Part 1: At War with Himself

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Four

Alan Yentob journeys through Tolstoy's Russia, examining how the country's great novelist became its great troublemaker, first looking back at his youth. Show more

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Summer 2011

The Trouble with Tolstoy

Part 2: In Search of Happiness

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Four

Alan Yentob follows Tolstoy through the tortured second half of his life as he transformed from aristocrat to anarchist and turned his back on his wife. Show more

The Renaissance Unchained

Episode 4: Hell, Snakes and Giants

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Waldemar Januszczak looks at the climax of the Renaissance as it spiralled into madness and distortion, a period full of war, confusion and darkness. Show more

BBC Four

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