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The Wonder of Animals

Episode 2: Bears

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 2 months

Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful: How are bears able to survive in practically every habitat on earth, from jungles to the Arctic? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul

Shipwrecks: Britain's Sunken History

Episode 2: A World Turned Upside Down

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Dr Sam Willis takes the story of shipwrecks into the Georgian age when Britain began to rule the waves and disasters at sea imperilled its trading power. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Mark Kermode uncovers the cinematic and storytelling secrets of the superhero movie. Show more

BBC Proms

2017

John Williams Film Prom

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Four HD

Movie magic from John Williams's back catalogue, including Star Wars, Harry Potter and ET, as the Proms celebrates the 85th birthday of the world's favourite film composer. Show more

An Art Lovers' Guide

Series 2

Episode 2: Beirut

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 10 months

Janina Ramirez and Alastair Sooke explore the city of Beirut, the enthralling capital of Lebanon, at the time it rebuilt its reputation as a cosmopolitan city. Show more

Our Classical Century

Series 1

1936-1953

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Suzy Klein and John Simpson explore the power of classical music between the coronations of George VI and Elizabeth II to console, unite and inspire us in war and peace. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Executive Producer:
Richard Bradley
Presenter:
John Simpson
Executive Producer:
Steve Condie
Director:
James Giles
Production Company:
Lion Television

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Mark Kermode uncovers the cinematic and storytelling secrets of the superhero movie. Show more

Shipwrecks: Britain's Sunken History

Episode 2: A World Turned Upside Down

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Dr Sam Willis takes the story of shipwrecks into the Georgian age when Britain began to rule the waves and disasters at sea imperilled its trading power. Show more

BBC Four HD

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