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Royal Welsh Show

2017

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

On day two of the Royal Welsh Show, Kate Humble meets exhibitors from the country, town and city. Cerys Matthews tries out the new 30-metre climbing poles. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Iain Stewart reveals ten remarkable stories about avalanches, including how the deadliest one killed 18,000 people in three minutes and why another solved an aviation mystery. Show more

A Timewatch Guide

Series 4

Episode 3: Dictators and Despots

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

David Olusoga examines fifty years of BBC documentary archives to try and discover why dictators can have such a powerful appeal and asks if our fascination has fed their power. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Olusoga
Participant:
Jan Plamper
Participant:
Joanna Lewis
Executive Producer:
Emma Parkins
Producer:
Andy Webb
Director:
Andy Webb
Writer:
Andy Webb
Production Company:
360 Production

Storyville

Mad Dog: Gaddafi's Secret World

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Four HD

A Storyville documentary: the dark world of Colonel Gaddafi, the Libyan dictator who combined oil and the implied threat of terror to turn western powers into cowed appeasers. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Nick Fraser
Executive Producer:
Roy Ackerman
Executive Producer:
Kate Townsend

David Reynolds re-examines the war leadership of American president Franklin Roosevelt, who inspired millions with stirring visions of a new and better postwar world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Reynolds
Production Company:
ClearStory Ltd

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Iain Stewart reveals ten remarkable stories about avalanches, including how the deadliest one killed 18,000 people in three minutes and why another solved an aviation mystery. Show more

A Timewatch Guide

Series 4

Episode 3: Dictators and Despots

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

David Olusoga examines fifty years of BBC documentary archives to try and discover why dictators can have such a powerful appeal and asks if our fascination has fed their power. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Olusoga
Participant:
Jan Plamper
Participant:
Joanna Lewis
Executive Producer:
Emma Parkins
Producer:
Andy Webb
Director:
Andy Webb
Writer:
Andy Webb
Production Company:
360 Production

BBC Four HD

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