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New Year's Day Concert

2020 - Highlights

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Highlights of the New Year's Day Concert from the Musikverein in Vienna. Andris Nelsons conducts the Vienna Philharmonic in a traditional feast of music by the Strauss family and their contemporaries. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 4 months

Spy thriller about an investigation into a brain drain among scientists. A secret agent finds himself in a world where nobody can be trusted. Show more


Harry Palmer:
Michael Caine
Major Dalby:
Nigel Green
Colonel HL Ross:
Guy Doleman
Jean Courtney:
Sue Lloyd
Jock Carswell:
Gordon Jackson
Dr Radcliffe:
Aubrey Richards
Oliver Macgreevy
Inspector Pat Keightley:
Stanley Meadows
Police Station Sergeant:
Glynn Edwards

Inspector Montalbano

Episode 6: The Artist's Touch

Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Montalbano investigates a goldsmith's apparent suicide by electrocution. But he discovers that the dead man's will was forged, leaving everything to his brother. Show more


Salvo Montalbano:
Luca Zingaretti
Livia Burlando:
Katharina Bohm
Mimi' Augello:
Cesare Bocci
Agente Fazio:
Peppino Mazzotta
Anna Tropeano:
Biancamaria D'Amato
Giacomo Larussa:
Luigi Maria Burruano
Emma Morpurgo:
Ileana Rigano


American Epic

Episode 1: The Big Bang

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Series telling the stories of the pioneers of American roots music. The 1920s saw record companies travel rural America to record the music of ordinary people. Show more


Series Editor:
Anthony Wall
Duke Erikson
Executive Producer:
T Bone Burnett
Executive Producer:
Robert Redford
Executive Producer:
Jack White
Taj Mahal
Production Company:

The Sky at Night


Comets and Asteroids

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Comets and asteroids have been witnessed in our skies for millennia, but only now can we see these tiny, mysterious worlds up close. What will the next one bring us? Show more


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