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Handmade on the Silk Road

Episode 1: The Weaver

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 25 days

Series about traditional crafts along the Silk Road trade route. In northern China, a family of weavers use a combination of handmade techniques and mechanised looms. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Modern crafters move in to a Victorian arts and crafts commune. This week, the crafters restore the master bedroom to all its Arts & Crafts glory. Show more

Simon explores Spain's golden age under Philip II through to the Spanish Civil War and dictatorship under Franco, from which it has emerged as a modern democratic monarchy. Show more

Treasures of Ancient Greece

Episode 3: The Long Shadow

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 9 months

Filming in Italy, Germany, France and Britain, Alastair Sooke explores the extraordinary afterlife of Greek masterpieces that changed the course of western culture. Show more

Handmade on the Silk Road

Episode 1: The Weaver

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 25 days

Series about traditional crafts along the Silk Road trade route. In northern China, a family of weavers use a combination of handmade techniques and mechanised looms. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Modern crafters move in to a Victorian arts and crafts commune. This week, the crafters restore the master bedroom to all its Arts & Crafts glory. Show more

BBC Four HD

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