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Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 2 - Reversions

Episode 2: Madrid to Gibraltar: Part 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Michael Portillo returns to his native Spain as he follows the railway lines travelled by the intrepid tourists of the Belle Epoque. Show more

Natural World

2012-2013

Episode 6: Jaguars - Born Free

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Wildlife documentary. Three orphaned jaguar cubs are found in a Brazilian forest. A family tries to train them to become wild again, before releasing them back into the forest. Show more

Genius of the Ancient World

Episode 3: Confucius

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Bettany Hughes travels to China on the trail of Confucius, a great sage of Chinese history whose ideas have fundamentally shaped the country of his birth for around 2,500 years. Show more

Natural World

2010-2011

Episode 7: Panda Makers

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Wildlife film following The Chengdu Research Base project in China, which aims to breed 300 pandas and then start introducing them back into the wild. Show more

Natural World

2012-2013

Episode 6: Jaguars - Born Free

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Wildlife documentary. Three orphaned jaguar cubs are found in a Brazilian forest. A family tries to train them to become wild again, before releasing them back into the forest. Show more

Timeshift

Series 11

Episode 7: Of Ice and Men

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary which looks at why the most inhospitable place on the planet has exerted such a powerful hold on the imagination of explorers, scientists, writers and photographers. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Robert Gwilym
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole
Series Producer:
Ben Southwell
Producer:
Robert Murphy
Director:
Robert Murphy

Multi-layered documentary revealing the human story of Marie Curie, whose pioneering research on radioactivity made her the world's most famous female scientist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Malone
Presenter:
Geraldine James
Executive Producer:
Marcus Herbert
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Renouf
Participant:
Julie Des Jardins
Participant:
Patricia Fara
Participant:
Renaud Huynh
Participant:
Andrea Sella
Participant:
Helena Pycior
Participant:
Jean-Luc Pasquier
Participant:
Tereza Kaczorowska

Genius of the Ancient World

Episode 3: Confucius

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Bettany Hughes travels to China on the trail of Confucius, a great sage of Chinese history whose ideas have fundamentally shaped the country of his birth for around 2,500 years. Show more

BBC Four HD

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