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Series 1

The Bridge on the River Kwai - Malcolm Arnold

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Katie Derham presents an analysis and performance of Malcolm Arnold’s score for the film, The Bridge on the River Kwai. Christopher Seaman conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra. Show more

Maps: Power, Plunder and Possession

Episode 3: Mapping the World

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Professor Jerry Brotton uncovers how maps are snapshots of a moment in history and offer visions of distant lands, tempting explorers to plunder and conquer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jerry Brotton
Series Producer:
Annabel Hobley
Executive Producer:
Chris Granlund

Dr Janina Ramirez unlocks the secrets of a centuries-old masterpiece in glass, the Great East Window at York Minster, the largest expanse of medieval stained glass in the UK. Show more

Discovering...

Series 1

The Bridge on the River Kwai - Malcolm Arnold

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Katie Derham presents an analysis and performance of Malcolm Arnold’s score for the film, The Bridge on the River Kwai. Christopher Seaman conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra. Show more

BBC Four

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