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Handmade in Africa

Series 1

Dorze House

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 4 months

In the remote highlands of southern Ethiopia, a village community works together to weave a traditional bamboo house. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Admasu Ourage
Interviewed Guest:
Dasanshi Shirko
Participant:
Dura Dembela
Participant:
Abije Doko
Participant:
Warsa Walko
Production Manager:
Clare Burns
Producer:
Tom Harrad
Director:
Tom Harrad
Production Company:
ClearStory Ltd

Africa with Ade Adepitan

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 4 months

Documentary series. Ade Adepitan embarks on the first leg of his journey around Africa. He travels from Cape Verde to Senegal and the Ivory Coast, before finishing in Nigeria. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ade Adepitan
Series Producer:
Olly Bootle
Director:
Olly Bootle
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Documentary series. Afua Hirsch traces Ethiopia's proud 3,000-year history through its art and culture, exploring a civilisation as significant as any in the west. Show more

Africa's Great Civilisations

Series 1

Episode 1: Origins

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 5 months

Series exploring the history of Africa. Henry Louis Gates Jr looks at the discoveries that point to Africa as the genetic home of all currently living humanity. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Graeme Hart
Production Company:
McGee Media
Production Company:
Inkwell Films
Production Company:
Kunhardt Films

Africa's Great Civilisations

Series 1

Episode 2: The Cross and the Crescent

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 5 months

Series exploring the history of Africa. Henry Louis Gates Jr explores how the emergence of Christianity and Islam reshaped Africa over centuries. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Graeme Hart
Production Company:
McGee Media
Production Company:
Inkwell Films
Production Company:
Kunhardt Films

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 6 months

Alastair Sooke looks at the 20th century's mixture of innovation and shock and talks to Damien Hirst, Rachel Whiteread, Antony Gormley and Anthony Caro. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Documentary series. Afua Hirsch traces Ethiopia's proud 3,000-year history through its art and culture, exploring a civilisation as significant as any in the west. Show more

BBC Four

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