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Whicker's World

Conflict in Kentucky

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for over a year

First transmitted in 1967, Alan Whicker attends the 93rd running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill's Downs track in Louisville, Kentucky. Show more

by Bruce Marshall
Dramatised in four parts by Michael Voysey
Starring Kenneth More as Wing Commander Yeo-Thomas

Having withheld information for forty-eight hours Tommy was imprisoned in Fresnes to await evacuation to Buchenwald.
(For cast see Wednesday, 10.35 p.m.)

Contributors

Author:
Bruce Marshall
Dramatised by:
Michael Voysey
Producer:
David Conroy
Director:
Peter Hammond
Wing Commander Yeo-Thomas:
Kenneth More
on BBC Two England

...into the world of films, plays, books, art, and music.
This week:

Brett Whiteley
A portrait of the young Australian painter.

Penelope Mortimer
on her new novel "My Friend Says It's Bullet Proof".

Bonnie and Clyde
Warren Beatty, the star, and Arthur Penn, the director with scenes from their new film.

(Colour)

Contributors

Subject:
Brett Whiteley
Interviewee:
Penelope Mortimer
Interviewee (Bonnie and Clyde):
Warren Beatty
Interviewee (Bonnie and Clyde):
Arthur Penn
Producer:
Colin Nears
Editor:
Lorna Pegram

Excerpts from the repertory of the The Kerala Kalamandalam Company.
India's finest and most spectacular school of dance drama.
See Round & About
(Colour)

Contributors

Dancers:
The Kerala Kalamandalam Company
Narrator:
Reginald Massey
Producer:
John Furness

A late look around the world of television.
Criticism, Discussion, Diversion with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests.
(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Dean
Presenter:
Joan Bakewell
Presenter:
Tony Bilbow
Presenter:
Sheridan Morley

Starring Virginia Mayo, Robert Stack, Ruth Roman
with Alex Nicol, Raymond Burr

At the beginning of the American Civil War a Southern adventurer is torn between his own greed and loyalty to the Confederate cause.

Contributors

Screenplay:
Lesser Samuels
Producer:
Edmund Grainger
Director:
Jacques Tourneur
Ann Merry Alaine:
Virginia Mayo
Owen Pentecost:
Robert Stack
Boston Grant:
Ruth Roman
Stephen Kirby:
Alex Nicol
Jumbo Means:
Raymond Burr
Zeff Masterson:
Leo Gordon
Father Murphy:
Regis Toomey
Colonel Gibson:
Carlton Young
Gary Lawford:
Donald MacDonald

BBC Two England

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