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The Sky at Night

Different Planet, Different Sky

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Maggie Aderin-Pocock asks astronaut Jessica Meir what it was like to take part in the first all-female spacewalk with Christina Koch. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Four-part series based on the novel by Thomas Hardy. The beautiful and innocent Tess Durbeyfield is forced by hardship to seek support from her 'relatives', the D'Urbervilles. Show more

Contributors

Tess Durbeyfield:
Gemma Arterton
Alec D'Urberville:
Hans Matheson
Angel Clare:
Eddie Redmayne
Joan Durbeyfield:
Ruth Jones
Parson Tringham:
Donald Sumpter
John Durbeyfield:
Ian Puleston-Davies
Mrs D'Urberville:
Anna Massey
Producer:
David Snodin

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 13 days

Egyptologist Elizabeth Frood takes us back a century to experience the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb exactly as it happened, all thanks to the colourisation of the original photos and film. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Elizabeth Frood
Production Manager:
Rita Ribas
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Director:
Paul Bradshaw
Production Company:
Blakeway Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Scott uses 3D scanning technology to reveal the secrets of Cairo and Ancient Egypt: from the Great Pyramid to a hidden Roman fortress to the Arabic citadel of Saladin. Show more

Margaret Mountford travels to Egypt to discover the story of British photographer Harry Burton, whose images of the Tutankhamun excavation created a global sensation in the 1920s. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Wavelength Films
Executive Producer:
Lucy Ward
Executive Producer:
Emma Cahusac
Executive Producer:
Fiona Ryder
Photographer:
Harry Cory Wright
Participant:
Liam McNamara
Participant:
Christina Riggs
Participant:
Salima Ikram
Participant:
Yarko Kobylecky
Participant:
Sue Lezon
Participant:
Ehab Gaddis
Participant:
Aliaa Ismail

Fabric of Britain

Episode 3: The Wonder of Embroidery

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Medievalist Dan Jones goes in search of surviving works from the great age of English embroidery, some of which survived the destruction of art during the Reformation. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 13 days

Egyptologist Elizabeth Frood takes us back a century to experience the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb exactly as it happened, all thanks to the colourisation of the original photos and film. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Elizabeth Frood
Production Manager:
Rita Ribas
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Director:
Paul Bradshaw
Production Company:
Blakeway Productions

BBC Four

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