starring Lloyd Bridges
Vic Powers, expert parachutist and diver, takes on the dangerous assignment of rescuing a political scientist from an island police state.
Director LASLO BENEDEK. Films: page 9
starring Lloyd Bridges
The first of three programmes with Toni Arthur
Guest this week George Chisholm Musicians
Jonathan Cohen and Dave Moses
For the next three weeks TONI travels to a different part of the British Isles. She meets some of the children there and they join her in a musical entertainment.
Musical director JONATHAN COHEN Film director AVRIL PRICE
Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE Producer ANN REAY
in their flying machines
Have Plane, will Travel
The Hot-blooded Dinosaurs
There is a revolution happening in the world of dinosaurs. They were not slow-moving, cold-blooded reptiles, but agile, intelligent and hot-blooded, like mammals; and it's now claimed they didn't all die out. Narrator PAUL VAUGHAN
Written and produced by ROBIN BATES and ROBIN BRIGHTWELL
The Dickens Country Protection Society presents
The Forgotten Marshes
Tonight from BBC South Tomorrow's Doctors
This summer, 37 students became the first doctors to graduate from Southampton University Medical School. Their training broke with tradition by involving them at once with patients at home. The students were filmed during their first and final years, as they pioneered a system which aims to break down communication barriers between doctor and patient.
Producer JOHN FROST
Series co-ordinator FRANK GILLARD
A comedy film series starring
Carry on Hawkeye
The war front seems fairly quiet for once. Which is just as well because, with the speed of an enemy missile, a 'flu epidemic hits the hospital unit and the medical staff go down like flies.
in Beatnik Magoo
... becomes a drop-out!
A season of some of the latest and best feature films from around the world tonight presents Victor Erice 's award-winning picture of the fantasy world of children, with an outstanding performance by eight-year-old Ana Torrent.
Spain, 1940. A travelling cinema show brings James Whale 's Frank enstein to a remote Castilian village. Two little girls are fascinated by the film and Ana, the younger, decides that she, too, will create a monster, but by force of will.
A work of true poetic imagination
A very fine film this is a must
I beg you to see it (GUARDIAN)
Director VICTOR ERICE. Films: page 9
Introduced by Robin Ray
The Violins of Saint-Jacques
An opera in a prologue and three acts by MALCOLM WILLIAMSON
Libretto by WILLIAM CHAPPELL adapted from the novel by PATRICK LEIGH FERMOR
Although Saint-Jacques is an imaginary island set in the Caribbean, the story is based upon an actual volcanic eruption which took place in Martinique in 1902, wiping out the city of Saint-Pierre and killing some 30,000 people. The violins of the title are the mysterious sounds from beneath the waves said to be heard by nihermen each year on the date the entire island of Saint-Jacques sank without trace into the ocean.
The parts of Berthe, Sosthene and Josephine are acted by JUDY LYNNE , MICHAEL LONG and PAMELA STEPHENSON
THE SYDNEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conductor VANCO CAVDARSKI chorus-master BARRY GOLDING
Choreography JACQUI CARROLL
Executive producer ANTHONY HUGHES Director PETER PAGE
An AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING COMMISSION production
Peter Van Eyck , Macdonald Carey Marianne Koch , Christopher Lee
Working for both the Soviets and the Americans, George Droste finds the life of a professional double-agent is lonely.
Director JOHN PADDY CARSTAIRS
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