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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Drama based on a true story. An Austrian-Jewish refugee living in Los Angeles launches a legal campaign to reclaim a Gustav Klimt painting stolen from her family by the Nazis.

Contributors

Maria Altmann:
Helen Mirren
Randy Schoenberg:
Ryan Reynolds
Hubertus Czernin:
Daniel Bruhl
Pam Schoenberg:
Katie Holmes
Young Maria Altmann:
Tatiana Maslany
Fritz Altmann:
Max Irons
Adele Bloch Bauer:
Antje Traue
Gustav Bloch-Bauer:
Allan Corduner
Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer:
Henry Goodman
Barbara Schoenberg:
Frances Fisher
Chief Justice Rehnquist:
Jonathan Pryce
Judge Florence Cooper:
Elizabeth McGovern
Gustav Klimt:
Moritz Bleibtreu
Director:
Simon Curtis
Heinrich:
Tom Schilling

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FindthePerfectPartner4u.com

Episode 2: Finding the Perfect Equation

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Professor Tony is struggling to understand the mathematical basis for social interaction. Show more

Contributors

Vice-Chancellor:
Sam Kelly
Joanne's husband:
Sam Kelly
Cast member:
Sam Kelly
Producer:
Gordon House

FindthePerfectPartner4u.com

Episode 1: Dinner Parties and Dancing Partners

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Tony, a recently widowed professor, is introduced to the website FindthePerfectPartner4u.com by a former student. Show more

Contributors

Miss Elwes:
Marcia Warren
Arabella:
Marcia Warren
Intelligent boy:
Carl Prekopp
Waiter:
Sam Kelly
Vice-Chancellor:
Sam Kelly
Police Sergeant:
Sam Kelly
Producer:
Gordon House

Primo Levi's The Periodic Table

Episode 1: Vanadium, Part 1

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Janet Suzman introduces a new dramatisation of Levi's stories about the elements of life, starring Henry Goodman, dramatised by Graham White. Primo receives a letter from his past. Show more

Contributors

Older Primo:
Henry Goodman
Cometto:
John Rowe
Dr Muller:
Erich Redman
Younger Primo:
Akbar Kurtha
Polish Overseer:
Chris Pavlo
Author:
Primo Levi
Adaptor:
Graham White
Director:
Marc Beeby
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Marc Beeby
Producer:
Emma Harding

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Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Primo imagines a fantasy meeting with his Piedmontese ancestors, who share a number of characteristics with the noble, rare and inert gases, such as Argon. Show more

Contributors

Older Primo:
Henry Goodman
Cesare:
John Rowe
Samuel:
Sam Dale
Author:
Primo Levi
Adaptor:
Graham White
Director:
Marc Beeby
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Marc Beeby
Producer:
Emma Harding

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Boswell's Lives

Series 1

Episode 1: Boswell's Life of Freud

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 3 months

In attempting to write Sigmund Freud’s biography, Boswell finds it’s Freud asking all the questions. With Miles Jupp. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

James Boswell:
Miles Jupp
Sigmund Freud:
Henry Goodman
Writer:
Jon Canter
Director:
Sally Avens

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jonathan Myerson's play traces the first ten days of the 1973 October War, when surprise conflict in the Middle East coincided at the White House with tensions over Watergate. Show more

Contributors

Henry Kissinger:
Henry Goodman
Richard Nixon:
Peter Marinker
Golda Meir:
Sara Kestelman
Simcha Dinitz:
Kerry Shale
Al Haig:
Kerry Shale
Anatoly Dobrynin:
Ewan Bailey
James Schelsinger:
Sam Dale
Jacob Javits:
Sean Baker

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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

The epic story of one man's struggle to make a programme that no-one wanted. How creator Tony Warren overcame formidable obstacles to bring Coronation Street to our screens. Show more

Contributors

Tony Warren:
David Dawson
Harry Elton:
Christian McKay
Josie Scott:
Sophia Di Martino
Margaret Morris:
Jane Horrocks
Derek Bennett:
Shaun Dooley
Pat Phoenix:
Jessie Wallace
Violet Carson:
Lynda Baron
Sidney Bernstein:
Steven Berkoff
Cecil Bernstein:
Henry Goodman
Doris Speed:
Celia Imrie
Edna Walker:
Tara Moran
Harry Kershaw:
John Thomson
Agnes:
Enid Dunn
Commissionaire:
David Williams
Mrs Simpson:
Phoebe Nicholls

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Drama

Gracey and Me

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

4 Extra Debut. Kate returns to South Africa to meet Gracey, the woman she betrayed 25 years ago. Stars Harriet Walter and Jenny Jules. Show more

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Drama

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 2 months

The story of how Richard Feynman (William Hurt), one of America's most famous scientists, helped to discover the cause of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. Show more

Contributors

Richard Feynman:
William Hurt
Chairman Rogers:
Brian Dennehy
General Kutyna:
Bruce Greenwood
Gweneth Feynman:
Joanne Whalley
Larry Mulloy:
Kevin McNally
Sally Ride:
Eve Best
Dr Weiss:
Henry Goodman
Producer:
Laurie Borg
Director:
James Hawes

Drama on 3

The Birthday Party

Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

For Radio 3's 70th anniversary season, Drama on 3 presents a new production of The Birthday Party, Harold Pinter's iconic comedy of menace, starring Toby Jones as Stanley. Show more

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Drama on 3

Bretton Woods

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

By Steve Waters. Dramatisation of events at the 1944 Bretton Woods Conference, where bankers met to save the world economy. With Simon Callow and Henry Goodman. Show more

Contributors

John Maynard Keynes:
Simon Callow
Harry Dexter White:
Henry Goodman
Lydia Lopokova:
Alison Pettitt
Anne White:
Laurel Lefkow
Ed Bernstein/Mihail Stepanov:
Simon Lee Phillips
Lionel Robbins:
Peter Hamilton Dyer
Henry Morgentha/Dennis H Robertson:
Sean Baker
Florence Macy/Judith Firestone:
Laura Elphinstone

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The Real Henry James

Dining Out in English Society

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

James’s enthusiastic entry into English society, shown by letters recording 107 dinners in one season. Read by Henry Goodman. Show more

The Real Henry James

Encounters with Famous People

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Encounters with Dickens, Tennyson and Thackeray recounted by writer Henry James in letters and memoirs. Read by Henry Goodman. Show more

Duration: 57 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Akbar Kurtha stars in a dramatisation of Levi's stories about the elements, introduced by Janet Suzman, dramatised by Graham White. Primo is a student chemist in Fascist Italy Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

The Nazis invade Italy, and Primo's friends are forced to scatter. Primo and Vanda head into the mountains in order to join the partisans. Show more

Contributors

Older Primo:
Henry Goodman
Younger Primo:
Akbar Kurtha
Silvio:
Leo Wan
Militiaman 1:
David Hounslow
Militiaman 2:
Caolan McCarthy
Author:
Primo Levi
Adaptor:
Graham White
Director:
Marc Beeby
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Marc Beeby
Producer:
Emma Harding

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