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What Do Artists Do All Day?

Episode 21: Sir Peter Blake

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

We spend a day with iconic pop artist Peter Blake at work in his studio following the process of his largest work to date - the re-design of a Mersey ferry. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Peter Blake
Executive Producer:
Richard Bright
Producer:
Eric Haynes
Director:
Eric Haynes
Assistant Producer:
Adam Spencer

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary in which broadcaster and gay rights activist Simon Fanshawe examines the landmark Sexual Offences Act 1967, which legalised male homosexuality. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Fanshawe
Executive Producer:
Lisa Fairbank
Series Producer:
Julie Heathcote
Executive Producer:
Vince Rogers
Production Company:
Factory Films Ltd

BBC Proms

2019

Rachmaninov and Shostakovich

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

on BBC Four HD

The BBC Philharmonic, conducted by John Storgårds, performs Rachmaninov's The Isle of the Dead, Shostakovich’s Symphony No 11 and the world premiere of Outi Tarkiainen’s Midnight Sun Variations. Show more

BBC Proms

2019

Angélique Kidjo

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 weeks

Three-time Grammy Award-winner Angélique Kidjo makes her Proms debut together with her nine-piece band in a late-night tribute to salsa legend Celia Cruz. Show more

Arena

Stanley and his Daughters

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Exploring the relationship of artist Stanley Spencer's daughters, Unity and Shirin, as they try to understand and reclaim their father and investigate their family's archaeology. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Unity Spencer
Participant:
Shirin Spencer
Participant:
John Spencer
Director:
Francis Hanly
Executive Producer:
Anthony Wall
Executive Producer:
Philip Armstrong-Dampier
Production Company:
1212 Productions

Brand

Arena

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

The extraordinary story of the DJ. With a cast that features todays biggest DJ stars and pioneers, we plot the amazing DJ path from invisibility to centre stage. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Steve Condie
Executive Producer:
Jez Nelson
Production Manager:
Lee-Anne Richardson
Producer:
Mira Aroyo
Production Manager:
Jenny James
Production Coordinator:
Clare Porter
Production Coordinator:
Eleanor Gecks
Production Coordinator:
Abi Beasley
Producer:
Karen Walsh
Producer:
James Hunt
Re-recording mixer:
John Scott
Colourist:
Chris Greybe
On-line editing:
Paul Ruston
Music Supervisor:
Gary Welch
Director of photography:
Franklin Dow

What Do Artists Do All Day?

Episode 21: Sir Peter Blake

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

We spend a day with iconic pop artist Peter Blake at work in his studio following the process of his largest work to date - the re-design of a Mersey ferry. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Peter Blake
Executive Producer:
Richard Bright
Producer:
Eric Haynes
Director:
Eric Haynes
Assistant Producer:
Adam Spencer

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary in which broadcaster and gay rights activist Simon Fanshawe examines the landmark Sexual Offences Act 1967, which legalised male homosexuality. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Fanshawe
Executive Producer:
Lisa Fairbank
Series Producer:
Julie Heathcote
Executive Producer:
Vince Rogers
Production Company:
Factory Films Ltd

Size Matters

Series 1

Episode 2: That Shrinking Feeling

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 28 days

Hannah Fry takes a look at the science of size. Here, she asks if things could be smaller, including the Earth, living things and the Sun. Show more

BBC Four HD

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