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Today: "May I Bring a Friend?" by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers, illustrated by Beni Montresor

Contributors

Author (May I Bring a Friend?):
Beatrice Schenk De Regniers
Illustrator (May I Bring a Friend?):
Beni Montresor

By John Gould.
Ninth of 13 programmes.
With James Maxwell as Henry VII

With Perkin Warbeck proclaimed as rightful King of England by the Scots, Henry gathers an army to march north.

Contributors

Writer:
John Gould
Script Editor:
Anthea Browne-Wilkinson
Designer:
Michael Young
Producer:
Jordan Lawrence
Director:
Prudence Fitzgerald
Henry VII:
James Maxwell
Michael Joseph:
John Woodvine
Sir John Oby:
James Donnelly
Richard Flamank:
David Garth
Thomas Flamank:
John Castle
Henry VII:
James Maxwell
Sir Richard Nanfan:
Timothy Bateson
Cardinal Morton:
Denis Carey
Earl of Derby:
Robert James
Sir John Rosewarne:
David Horovitch
John:
Ian Pigot
Edmund Dudley:
Sean Roantree
Roger Whalley:
Patrick Tull
Messenger:
Jay Neill
Prince Arthur:
Jasper Jacob
Queen Elizabeth:
Norma West
Perkin Warbeck:
Richard Warwick
Lord Audley:
Jerome Willis
Lord Daubenay:
Michael Mulcaster

Starring the popular Greek singer Nana Mouskouri
with The Athenians
and her guests:
The Oscar Peterson Trio from Canada,
The Vienna Boys Choir from Austria,
Topo Gigio from Italy
in a special programme recorded recently in Berlin.

A BBC/SFB co-production

Contributors

Singer:
Nana Mouskouri
Musicians:
The Athenians
Musicians:
The Oscar Peterson Trio
Singers:
The Vienna Boys Choir
Musicians:
The Paul Kuhn SFB Orchestra
Orchestral Arrangements/Associate Conductor:
Peter Knight
Lighting:
Kurt Raczeck
Lighting:
Ken MacGregor
Design:
Adalbert Hartel
Producer:
Yvonne Littlewood

The first of a group of films showing how the subtle assembly of contemporary films and documents can recapture the atmosphere of times past.
Nicole Vedres's fascinating record of life in Paris in the first 14 years of the 20th century deftly mixes fact and fiction to recreate the atmosphere of La Belle Epoque.
Auguste Renoir, Melba, Mistinguett, Bernhardt are just a few of the immortals who move before our very eyes in this remarkable film.
English commentary spoken by Richard Bebb.

(How the Nostalgia Industry got it all together: pages 8 and 9)

Contributors

Writer/Director:
Nicole Vedres
Narrator:
Richard Bebb
Producer:
Pierre Braunberger

BBC Two England

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