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Secret Knowledge

The Living Mountain: A Cairngorms Journey

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Travel-writer Robert MacFarlane presents a documentary telling the story of Scottish poet and novelist Nan Shepherd and her book, The Living Mountain. Show more

Hive Minds

Series 2

Episode 3: Methodologists v Doosras

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Fiona Bruce presents a quiz where players not only have to know the answer, they have to find it in a hive of letters. Methodologists take on Doosras. 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

Timeshift

Series 14

Episode 4: Battle for the Himalayas: The Fight to Film Everest

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Four HD

The story of how film-makers turned the conquest of Himalayan peaks into great propaganda by Imperial Britain, Nazi Germany and superpower America from the 1920s to the 1960s. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Steve O'Hagan
Director:
Steve O'Hagan
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

Natural World

2012-2013

Episode 3: Queen of Tigers

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 10 days

The story of Machli, the most famous tiger in the world, a legendary fighter and loving mother of nine cubs - all set in the most stunning Indian scenery. Show more

Life Story

Series 1

Episode 5: Courtship

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Nature documentary with David Attenborough. The competition to breed has created both the most extraordinary beauty and the most violent battles seen in nature. Show more

Timeshift

Series 14

Episode 4: Battle for the Himalayas: The Fight to Film Everest

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Four HD

The story of how film-makers turned the conquest of Himalayan peaks into great propaganda by Imperial Britain, Nazi Germany and superpower America from the 1920s to the 1960s. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Steve O'Hagan
Director:
Steve O'Hagan
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

BBC Four HD

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