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Wild China

Episode 2: Shangri-La

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

In China's far south west, rich jungles nestle below towering peaks. Jewel-coloured birds and ancient tribes share forested valleys where wild elephants still roam. Show more

The Plantagenets

Series 1

Episode 1: The Devil's Brood

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Professor Robert Bartlett tells the story of England's longest-ruling royal dynasty. Henry II forges a mighty empire encompassing England and much of France. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Robert Bartlett
Producer:
Jamie Simpson
Director:
Jamie Simpson
Executive Producer:
Chris Granlund

Timeshift

Series 13

Episode 2: When Coal Was King

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Documentary which explores the lost world of coal mining and the rich social and cultural lives of those who worked in what was once Britain's most important industry. Show more

Martha Kearney retraces the footsteps of artist George Victor Du Noyer. Martha travels the spiritual trail, taking in Blasket Island and the islands of the Fermanagh Lakelands. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Martha Kearney
Executive Producer:
Brendan Hughes
Executive Producer:
Deirdre Devlin
Series Producer:
Andrea McCartney

The High Art of the Low Countries

Episode 3: Daydreams and Nightmares

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 10 months

Andrew Graham-Dixon shows how the Low Countries rose again to become a cultural leader in the modern age, with artists like van Gogh, Mondrian and Magritte. Show more

BBC Four HD

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