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BBC Proms

2019

Happy Birthday Henry Wood!

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes

on BBC Four

A 150th anniversary tribute to Sir Henry Wood, founder-conductor of the Proms, featuring many of the works he both premiered and arranged across nearly 50 years of the festival. Show more

Contributors

Artist Ryan Gander explores Japanese visual culture through symbols including the Geisha, Samurai and cherry blossom to find what they tell about their past, present and future. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ryan Gander
Executive Producer:
Sam Anthony
Director:
Ian Denyer
Production Manager:
Christina Lee Graham

Documentary which tells the story of the thousands of Caribbean and African women who answered the call 70 years ago to come to the UK to save the then ailing health service. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Maroon Productions
Executive Producer:
Paul Blake

Secret Knowledge

The Private Life of a Dolls' House

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Lauren Child explores the history of dolls' houses, speaks to craftspeople who create perfect miniatures and meets collectors willing to pay big money for tiny objects of desire. Show more

BBC Four

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