Programme Index

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Ocean Giants

Episode 1: Giant Lives

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Series about whales and dolphins. Explore the ocean's largest creatures - humpback whales, 200-ton feeding blue whales and southern right whales with one-ton testicles. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Sara Ford
Series Producer:
Mark Brownlow
Series Producer:
Phil Chapman
Narrator:
Stephen Fry

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Suzy Klein explores how music's power to stir emotions gave it a crucial role in politics in the volatile years after the Russian Revolution and World War I. Show more

The Vietnam War

Series 1

Episode 3: Hell Come to Earth (January 1964-December 1965)

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Four

Series telling the story of the war. With South Vietnam in chaos, Hanoi hardliners seize the initiative and send combat troops. Show more

The Vietnam War

Series 1

Episode 4: Doubt (January 1966-June 1967)

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Four

Series telling the story of the Vietnam War. Defying American airpower, North Vietnamese troops stream down the Ho Chi Minh Trail into the south. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 5 months

As an 'Iron Curtain' fell across Europe, the jet bomber came to define how the Cold War was fought. Britain's V Force became the platform for delivering nuclear Armageddon. Show more

The Art of Gothic: Britain's Midnight Hour

Episode 3: Blood for Sale: Gothic Goes Global

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

The language of Gothic came to encapsulate the 20th century's horrors, from Marx's analysis of capitalism to Conrad's dark vision of imperialism. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Series Producer:
Silvia Sacco
Producer:
Paul Tickell
Director:
Paul Tickell
Assistant Producer:
Dan Goldschmied
Production Coordinator:
Grace Brassington

Treasures of Ancient Greece

Episode 2: The Classical Revolution

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Alastair Sooke unpicks the reasons behind the dazzling revolution that gave birth to classical Greek art, asking how the Greeks got so good so quickly. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Suzy Klein explores how music's power to stir emotions gave it a crucial role in politics in the volatile years after the Russian Revolution and World War I. Show more

BBC Four

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