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Hive Minds

Series 2

Episode 1: Cruciverbalists v Ortographobes

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Quiz show where players must find the answers in a hive of letters. The Cruciverbalists take on the Ortographobes in the first episode. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Production Company:
Green Inc Film and TV Ltd
Production Company:
Saltbeef TV Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Stephen Stewart
Executive Producer:
Jeremy Salsby
Producer:
Jeremy Salsby

Lost Sitcoms

Episode 3: Hancock's Half Hour

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Series which recreates three classic lost British sitcoms with a new cast. Tony has a new neighbour whose behaviour is very, very suspicious. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Kevin McNally
Hattie Jacques:
Katy Wix
John Vere:
Kevin Eldon
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Sid James:
Jon Culshaw
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Owen Bell

James May: The Reassembler

Series 1

Episode 2: Telephone

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

James tackles a 1957 Bakelite dial telephone - 211 pieces, most of them very small indeed, must be reassembled in the correct order if this phone is ever to ring again. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James May
Writer:
James May
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb
Series Producer:
Dan Lewis
Director:
Dan Lewis
Production Company:
Plum Pictures Ltd

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 1 month

Jim Al-Khalili carries us into the future to try to discover how the universe will end - with a bang or a whimper? He reveals a universe far stranger than anyone imagined. Show more

Life Story

Series 1

Episode 3: Home

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Nature documentary with David
Attenborough. Animals must find a home that provides the necessities of
life, shelter from the elements and a refuge from enemies. Show more

Natural World

2010-2011

Episode 14: The Last Grizzly of Paradise Valley

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary following Jeff Turner's search for grizzly bears in Canada's Cascade Mountains as he tracks the wildlife over the course of a year. Show more

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