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The mercurial French, who stand a good chance of sharing Championship honours, today play host to a side desperately searching for the form that earned them last season's Championship.
Peter West reports from Stade Colombes, Paris.
Presented by the French Television Service

Contributors

Commentator:
Peter West
Series Producer:
Alan Mouncer

Regional Variations (2)

The Forsyte Saga

Episode 13: Encounter

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

It is 19 years since the death of James. World War I has come and gone, and the Forsytes' England will never be the same again.

A series of programmes in which leading young actors of the theatre, cinema, and television discuss their start in the profession, the parts which brought them success, and their views on acting.

Richard Burton talks to Kenneth Tynan at the De Laurentiis studios in Rome with excerpts from his latest film "Doctor Faustus" and from "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
Nevill Coghill introduces the programme.

Contributors

Interviewee:
Richard Burton
Interviewer:
Kenneth Tynan
Presenter:
Nevill Coghill
Producer:
Hal Burton

Kenneth Williams introduces tonight's star from America, Morey Amsterdam
from Paraguay, Los Amigos
from Germany, Sagitto
from Italy, Lella Leone
The music of I Santoni

Contributors

Presenter/Special material:
Kenneth Williams
Comedian:
Morey Amsterdam
Musicians:
Los Amigos
Performer:
null Sagitto
Performer:
Lella Leone
Musicians:
I Santoni
The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction of:
Alyn Ainsworth
Special material:
John Law
Design:
Victor Meredith
Production:
John Ammonds

A thriller in six parts by Arden Winch.
Starring Michael Bryant, Richard Hurndall, Joseph O'Conor

James is suspicious of the I.S.C. but lacks the proof to convince M.I.7. He later accuses his immediate I.S.C. boss of being redundant - and is promptly promoted.

Contributors

Writer:
Arden Winch
Designer:
Lionel Radford
Producer:
Alan Bromly
Director:
Rex Tucker
James:
Michael Bryant
Colonel Sparrow:
Joseph O'Conor
Scientist:
Kenneth Hendel
Scientist:
Martyn Huntley
Scientist:
Marguerite Young
Scientist:
Jean Benedetti
Scientist:
Moris Farhi
Scientist:
Roy Denton
Scientist:
Norman Atkyns
Henderson:
David Graham
De Lacelle:
Richard Hurndall
Jean:
Marian Diamond
Butler:
Richardson Morgan
Hopehart-Smith:
Alan Lynton
Moss:
Brian Jackson
Young woman:
Kristine Howarth
Masters:
Patrick Ludlow
Guest:
Richard Beale
Colonel Grebin:
Reed de Rouen
Weinhart:
Endre Muller

Starring Paulette Goddard, Francis Lederer
with Burgess Meredith

The arrival of a new maid causes a major upheaval in the wealthy Lanlaire household.

Contributors

Adapted from the novel by:
Octave Mirbeau
Adapted from the play by:
Andre Heuse
Adapted from the play by:
Andre de Lorbe
Adapted from the play by:
Thielly Nores
Writer/Director:
Jean Renoir
Producer:
Benedict Bogeaus
Producer:
Burgess Meredith
Celestine:
Paulette Goddard
Joseph:
Francis Lederer
Mauger:
Burgess Meredith
Lanlaire:
Reginald Owen
Madame Lanlaire:
Judith Anderson
Georges:
Hurd Hatfield
Rose:
Florence Bates
Louise:
Irene Ryan

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