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A series of eight films
7: No Victor, No Vanquished
It is now just over a year since the present conflict began in the Lebanon.
What is the fighting about and how is the conflict likely to be resolved?
Producer HOWARD SMITH

Contributors

Producer:
Howard Smith

with Ludovic Kennedy
Richard Kershaw , Peter Woods brings you the News and an interview with a man or woman behind the headlines.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ludovic Kennedy
Unknown:
Richard Kershaw
Unknown:
Peter Woods

To coincide with the second showing of the highly-praised series on British architecture, John Julius Norwich discusses with Alec Clifton-Taylor some of the ways in which landscape and architecture have become more accessible and recommends ways of enjoying them.
Director DENIS MORIATY Producer JOHN DRUMMOND

Contributors

Unknown:
John Julius
Unknown:
Alec Clifton-Taylor
Director:
Denis Moriaty
Producer:
John Drummond

A Personal History of the United States written and narrated by Alistair Cooke
8: Domesticating a Wilderness
The rail link across the continent; the invention of the wind-pump, the steel-faced plough and barbed wire-these developments were fatal not only to the Indian but to the free-ranging cowboy.
This compulsive programme featured the domestication of America and told of what happened when' Go West Young Man ' caught on. After seeing it I'd brave Indians, barbed wire and Mormonism to get the hell out.
(VIRGINIA IRONSIDE, DAILY MAIL)
Director TIM SLESSOR
Producer MICHAEL GILL
Book: Alistair Cooke's America, £ 6.50, from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown:
Alistair Cooke
Director:
Tim Slessor
Producer:
Michael Gill

A season of great love stories Tonight starring Genevieve Bujold with Richard Jordan
Philippe Leotard , Marcel Cuvelier Elisabeth, a young girl growing up in Quebec at the beginning of the last century, is given in marriage to the Seigneur of Kamouraska. After an idyllic honeymoon, she discovers a dark side to her husband's character and returns to her mother in distress. The doctor who attends her is a handsome American. Their love affair becomes a violent passion which must destroy everything - and everyone - in its path.
Director CLAUDE JUTRA. Films: page 12

Contributors

Unknown:
Genevieve Bujold
Unknown:
Richard Jordan
Unknown:
Philippe Leotard
Unknown:
Marcel Cuvelier
Director:
Claude Jutra.
Elisabeth:
Genevieve Bujold
George Nelson:
Richard Jordan
Antoine:
Philippe Leotard
Jerome:
Marcel Cuvelier
Aurelia:
Suzie Baillargeon
Elisabeth's mother:
Huguette Oligny
Aunts:
Janine Sutto
Aunts:
Olivette Thibault
Aunts:
Marie Fresnieres
Antoine's mother:
Camille Bernard
Florida:
Colette Courtois
Anne-Marie:
Gigi Duckett

The final programme in this series features
Nils Lofgren in a special live concert from the BBC Television Centre, London. Introduced by Bob Harris
Director TOM CORCORAN
Producer MICHAEL APPLETON

Contributors

Unknown:
Nils Lofgren
Introduced By:
Bob Harris
Director:
Tom Corcoran
Producer:
Michael Appleton

BBC Two England

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