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The feature film, starring Will Hay with Frank Pettingell , Julien Mitchell
Schoolmaster William Potts is indignant when MIS mistake him for a Nazi spy, but when the real one is captured even Potts admits that they look astonishingly alike. Soon the bewildered teacher is being parachuted into Germany as a ' double ' for the infamous Miiller -and then his problems really begin.
Screenplay by ANGUS MACPHAIL and JOHN DIGHTON Produced by Michael balcon
Directed by BASIL DEARDEN and WiLL HAY . Films: page 16

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Pettingell
Unknown:
Julien Mitchell
Unknown:
Schoolmaster William Potts
Unknown:
Angus MacPhail
Unknown:
John Dighton
Produced By:
Michael Balcon
Directed By:
Basil Dearden
Unknown:
Will Hay
William Potts/Muller:
Will Hay
Prof Hoffman:
Frank Pettingell
General von Glotz:
Julien Mitchell
Max:
Charles Hawtrey
Hans:
Peter Croft
Lena:
Anne Firth
VageL:
Leslie Harcourt
ADC:
Jeremy Hawk
Schmidt:
Raymond Lovell
Rector:
Aubrey Mallalieu
Kurt:
Barry Morse
Col Truscott:
Lawrence O'Madden
Krauss:
Peter Ustinov

with Roy Castle , Norris McWhirter Do you know ... who is the world's greatest survivor? The size of the biggest scarecrow?
Designer DEBBIE KNIGHT
Producer ALAN RUSSELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Castle
Unknown:
Norris McWhirter
Designer:
Debbie Knight
Producer:
Alan Russell

Regional Variations (2)

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BBC One Wales

by BERNARD ASHLEY. The last of six parts dramatised by ALAN ENGLAND Patsy messed up her first performance in the play, and now she has run away from Joe and the others. She has reached the Thanet Way-the road to Margate, but Eddie and Kenny have just arrived.
Executive producer ANNA HOME
Director ROGER SINGLETON-TURNER

Contributors

Written By:
Bernard Ashley.
Dramatised By:
Alan England
Producer:
Anna Home
Director:
Roger Singleton-Turner
Patsy Bligh:
Nicola Cowper
Kenny Granger:
Kevin Taffurelli
Eddie Green:
Brian Hall
Joe:
Brian Peck
Jenny:
Lindsey Walker
Pete:
Steve Hodson
Van driver:
Zuleika Robson
Man in house:
Gurdial Sira
Mrs Broadley:
Kathleen Heath

Look East, Look North
Look North West, Midlands Today South East at Six
Points West, South Today Spotlight South West and at 6.25-6.55 Nationwide
Frank Bough , Sue Lawley
Richard Kershaw and Hugh Scully bring you the issues, the stories and the people that matter The Bomb Disposal Men
We've got various remotely controlled aids. But ultimately, when he's made all his other checks, an operator still has to approach the bomb in person.' For three days this week John Hitchins reports on the activities of the British Army's bomb disposal teams. In his first report he examines The Threat, the different kinds of bombs used by the terrorist, their effect and their cost in human terms.

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Richard Kershaw
Unknown:
Hugh Scully
Unknown:
John Hitchins

In this celebration of music-making some of the competitors in the forthcoming series are seen at their homes, schools and playing in somewhat unexpected ways. The previous winners
Michael Hext and Nicholas Daniel talk about their experiences and Lady Evelyn Barbirolll discusses the competition from the judges point of view.
Research MELDA GILLESPIE
As:;istant producer IVAN RENDALL series producer BOY TIPPING Producer BERNARD CLARK
(Piano se liti-fltial Thursdall 6.50 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Hext
Unknown:
Nicholas Daniel
Unknown:
Lady Evelyn Barbirolll
Unknown:
Melda Gillespie
Producer:
Ivan Rendall
Producer:
Boy Tipping
Piano:
Bernard Clark

Documentaries that will bring you the Reverse Baked Alaska - witil the hot bit inside-and newspaper reading satellites ... but tonight: Light Creatures of the Night
In the jungles of South-East Asia entire bushes light up like Christmas trees, and in the Caribbean the seas glow with a luminous light.
It's called bioluminescence - a term used to describe the many extraordinary creatures that turn themselves on in the dark.
Watch fireflies in their hundreds' pulsing messages in the dark scuba dive in search of fish that-blink and flash, and swim among clouds of luminous plankton: And discover why the US Navy so very interested. Music by vangeus
Executive producer mick lilloBES- Producer TONY EDWARDS

Contributors

Producer:
Tony Edwards

A serial in ten parts by JOHN FINCH starring
Thora Hird , Bill Fraser Nigel Stock and John Stone
3: Max believes that Sarah's behaviour is symbolic of guilt and listens to the tape again uncertain of the future, but Jim has a visitor who may have the answer....
MUSiC by PETER SKELLERN Script editor TED RHODES Designer PAUL MONTAGUE
Produced by BILL Sellars Directed by TERENCE DUDLEY BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
John Finch
Unknown:
Thora Hird
Unknown:
Bill Fraser
Unknown:
Nigel Stock
Unknown:
John Stone
Music By:
Peter Skellern
Editor:
Ted Rhodes
Designer:
Paul Montague
Produced By:
Bill Sellars
Directed By:
Terence Dudley
Max Brassington:
John Stone
Mabel Brassington:
Tiiora Hird
Sarah Brassington:
Ann Firbank
Henry Brassington:
Bill Fraser
Dorothy Kemp:
Dorothy White
Aureta Dobson,,:
Joan Haythorne
George Dobson:
Henry Moxon
Guy Brassington:
Richard Willis
Sheila McKellar:
Shirley Dixon'
Neil Kemp:
Henry Knowles
Jim Turner:
Nicel Stock
Ian McKellar:
David Allister
Bet McKellar:
Tracey Childs
Barbara Weston:
Janet Key

by CARYL CHURCHILL directed by STUART BURGE with Julia Foster and T. P. McKenna
The year is 2002.
A time of controlled and restricted activity, over-populated prisons, and the ever increasing threat of nuclear war.
Music by GEORGE FENTON
Synthesisers KEN FREEMAN
Designer IAN RAWNSLEY
Sound ADRIAN BISHOP-LAGCETT
LightingJOHN GREEN
Script editoramis PARR Producer NEIL ZEIGER

Contributors

Unknown:
Caryl Churchill
Directed By:
Stuart Burge
Unknown:
Julia Foster
Unknown:
T. P. McKenna
Music By:
George Fenton
Music By:
Synthesisers Ken Freeman
Designer:
Ian Rawnsley
Unknown:
Adrian Bishop-Lagcett
Unknown:
John Green
Editor:
Amis Parr
Producer:
Neil Zeiger
Jane:
Sylvestra Le Touzel
Ron:
Peter Whitbread
Elliot:
Rufus Collins
Bill:
Stephen Sweeney
Melvyn:
T P McKenna
Veronica:
Julia Foster
Smith:
Dave Hill
Larry:
Donald Gee

What makes a photograph? What makes a photographer? In the first of two programmes, Snowdon as interviewer talks to some fellow professionals and observes their very contrasting styles. With: Karsh of Ottawa
Terry Donovan, Madame Harlip Bob Belton , Jeff Senior
Paul Kemp , Tony Whetton
A first class two-part documentary about photography which could well serve as a model for fledgling TV producers of how these things should be done. Jt was closely argued, richly filmed, tersely cut.
(THE OBSERVER)
Assistant producers
ADAM LOW , CHARLES MILLER Producer iain JOHNSTONE

Contributors

Unknown:
Madame Harlip
Unknown:
Bob Belton
Unknown:
Jeff Senior
Unknown:
Paul Kemp
Unknown:
Tony Whetton
Unknown:
Adam Low
Unknown:
Charles Miller
Producer:
Iain Johnstone

Regional Variations (2)

Everyman

BBC One Scotland

Guardian at the Gates
Paul Sawyer is a genius -both as an architect and at making enemies.
Written by STEPHEN KANDEL
Directed by JERRY TIIORPE

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Sawyer
Written By:
Stephen Kandel
Directed By:
Jerry Tiiorpe
Harry Orwell,:
David Janssen
Paul Sawyer:
Barry Sullivan
Marian Sawyer:
Linda Evans
Lt Quinlan:
And Henry Darrow

BBC One London

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BBC One is a TV channel that started broadcasting on the 20th April 1964. It replaced BBC Television.

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