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by Aldous Huxley
Dramatised in two parts by Rex Tucker
Starring Stubby Kaye

Dr. Obispo is employed by Stoyte to conduct experiments in the perpetuation of life. But Obispo is more interested in the life of Stoyte's young mistress, Virginia.
(For cast see Wednesday, 10.50 p.m.)

Contributors

Author:
Aldous Huxley
Dramatised by:
Rex Tucker
Producer:
David Conroy
Director:
Douglas Camfield
Jo Stoyte:
Stubby Kaye

Jo Grimond, M.P. exposes The Dead Hand of Democracy

"The British are one of the least enthusiastic people in the world. They don't believe in their party system; they don't like socialism. They are in grave danger of being alienated from everything."
Jo Grimond returns from a journey across Yugoslavia and decides that we, too, should wipe the slate clean and start again.
(Colour)
See page 5

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Grimond
Executive Producer:
Christopher Ralling
Director:
Richard Marquand

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

Rilke on Rodin
A film on the sculpture of Auguste Rodin to mark the fiftieth anniversary of his death.
Based on the writings of the poet Rainer Maria Rilke who was his secretary and close friend.

Max Roach
"One of the greatest jazz drummers of all time, a technician of amazing skill and subtlety sublime" (Benny Green)
Roach talks, drums, and plays with his Quintet.

(Colour)

Contributors

Drummer/Interviewee:
Max Roach
Subject:
Auguste Rodin
Producer:
Colin Nears
Editor:
Lorna Pegram

The award-winning film produced and directed by James Hill
And featuring Ronald Chudley

The trials, troubles, and tribulations of building your own car are enough to test the enthusiasm of even the most dedicated amateur.
(Colour)

Contributors

Produced and directed by:
James Hill
Music:
Ron Grainer
Arthur:
Ronald Chudley

Written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais.
Starring Keith Barron as Jim
This week: Jim Cleans Up
featuring Colin Jeavons, Nerys Hughes, Eunice Gayson, Diana King, Janina Faye,
William Kendall, Michael Balfour, Ken Parry, Felix Bowness, Margaret Flint, James Bulloch
(First shown on BBC-1)
(Janina Faye is a National Theatre player)

Contributors

Writer:
Dick Clement
Writer:
Ian La Frenais
Story consultant:
Kingsley Amis
Incidental music:
Jack Emblow
Design:
Ken Sharp
Producer:
Duncan Wood
Jim:
Keith Barron
Brian:
Colin Jeavons
[Actress]:
Nerys Hughes
[Actress]:
Eunice Gayson
[Actress]:
Diana King
[Actress]:
Janina Faye
[Actor]:
William Kendall
[Actor]:
Michael Balfour
[Actor]:
Ken Parry
[Actor]:
Felix Bowness
[Actress]:
Margaret Flint
[Actor]:
James Bulloch

Starring John Garfield, Jennifer Jones, Gilbert Roland and Pedro Armendariz

A group of revolutionaries attempts to overthrow the tyrannical leaders of the Machado government in Cuba in the early 1930s.

Contributors

Director:
John Huston
Producer:
Sam Spiegel
Screenplay:
Peter Viertel
Screenplay:
John Huston
From an episode in the novel "Rough Sketch" by:
Robert Sylvester
Tony Fenner:
John Garfield
China Valdes:
Jennifer Jones
Guillermo:
Gilbert Roland
Armando Ariete:
Pedro Armendariz
Miguel:
Wally Cassell
Ramon:
David Bond
Toto:
Jose Perez
The Chief:
Ramon Novarro

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