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Men's semi-finals day. Will there be a surprise to match Stefan Edberg 's defeat by Michael Stich last year?
Introduced by Desmond Lynam. * STEREO

Contributors

Unknown:
Stefan Edberg
Unknown:
Michael Stich
Introduced By:
Desmond Lynam.

Second of four documentaries on the resurgence of Islam in the former Soviet states of central Asia. Fergana for God. Nationalism, frustrated aspirations for democracy and Islam - these are the volatile forces shaping the future of Uzbekistan in the first year of its independence from the Soviet Union. This film reveals the ethnic and religious tensions in the Fergana Valley, a poverty-stricken region renowned for its Islamic militancy. Producer Farah Durrani
Series producerCharles Bruce
0 STEREO; TELETEXTSUBTITLES: p 888

Contributors

Producer:
Farah Durrani
Producer:
Charles Bruce

The Gardeners' World team look over the walls of Anthony Noel 's remarkable London backyard to see just what can be achieved with a little flair and a sense of theatre.
Series producer Rosemary Forgan Executive producer Tony Laryea
A Catalyst Television production for BBCtv
• BBC GARDENERS' WORLD MAGAZINE: £ 1 .45 from newsagents. • GARDENING: page 18

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Noel
Producer:
Rosemary Forgan
Producer:
Tony Laryea

Regional Variations (2)

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Series 1

Episode 3: Contest

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Full of existentialist angst, Richie decides to discover why nobody will have sex with him. Surely that's going to take a bit longer than just one episode?

Personal documentaries written by contemporary poets as part of the Commissions and Collaborations season.
Sweet Thames byFredd'Aguiar.
Immigration and discrimination are this week's themes.
Director Mark Harrison
Executive producer Peter Symes
● STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p888

Contributors

Director:
Mark Harrison
Producer:
Peter Symes

Lenny Henry is one of the few comedians successfully to have created black-centred comedy. This 1984 episode from the first series of his own show features Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Liz Smith, David Bellamy and Linda Lewis.

Contributors

Director/Producer:
Geoff Posner
Unknown:
Lenny Henry
Unknown:
Jennifer Saunders
Unknown:
Nicholas Lyndhurst
Unknown:
Liz Smith
Unknown:
David Bellamy
Unknown:
Linda Lewis

First showing on network television for this Brazilian tribute to the Hollywood film noir of the 40s, which concludes the Discovering Latin Americaseason.
A man wanders into a cinema.
Sitting next to him is a lookalike of the on-screen heroine.
In Portuguese with English subtitles. With Antonio
Fagundes and Maite Proenca. Director Guilherme de Almeida Prado ● FILMS: pages 41-48

Contributors

Unknown:
Maite Proenca.

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