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Scotland's Superhospital

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Following the staff and patients at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. Rose is rushed to the hospital and waits to find out if a kidney is a match for her. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Actor Peter Capaldi explores the story of Scotland's art, examining the paintings and artists that have made Scottish art special. He focuses on the tradition of portraiture. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Capaldi
Executive Producer:
Jo Roe
Director:
Sandy Raffan
Producer:
Sandy Raffan

Inside Culture

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 10 months

Mary Beard kicks off the series by thinking about how we remember - not just as individuals, but as a society and a nation. Show more

Inside Culture

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Mary Beard talks to James May, Gary Numan, David Olusoga, Rosie Jones and William Dalrymple to explore what we lose from arts and culture when we cannot travel. Show more

Inside Culture

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Mary Beard is in conversation with critically acclaimed and internationally bestselling Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in her first public appearance since the news of her mother’s death. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Series 3

Episode 5

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Mary Beard hands over the reins to cultural historian Shahidha Bari to explore the importance of self-expression: from the clothes we wear to the art and music we make. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Shahidha Bari
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Series 3

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 10 months

Mary’s exploration of the world of arts and culture continues as she asks: why do we have to act our age? And what happens when we don’t? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Winners and Losers

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS South AsiaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS South Asia

Mary visits Stonehenge, where she meets leading creative voices, including Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller. Mary explores which cultural forms are the winners and losers of the pandemic. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan

Inside Culture

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Mary visits Stonehenge, where she meets leading creative voices, including Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller. Mary explores which cultural forms are the winners and losers of the pandemic. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan

Inside Culture

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Mary talks to Emmy-nominated actor Brian Cox and Bernardine Evaristo, who last year shared the Booker Prize with Margaret Atwood, and discusses how awards shape what art is created. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan

Inside Culture

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Mary inhabits the worlds of architecture and fashion to analyse how we live now, during a pandemic, and fulfils a 40-year-long dream of reuniting the cast of renowned 1970s BBC drama I, Claudius. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan

Inside Culture

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Mary examines what the future holds for museums post-lockdown, venturing out of her study to the British Museum to take on the role of museum guide. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan

Inside Culture

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 6 months

Hot on the heels of the US presidential inauguration, Mary talks to Armando Iannucci and David Olusoga, asking how comedians and satirists adjust to new regimes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Mary is examining our rapidly changing language: what is it and why do we fight about it? She meets deaf musician Dame Evelyn Glennie, who discusses how her life has been affected by the pandemic. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Series 2

Audiences and Spectacle

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 6 months

Do audiences matter, and what is their role? Mary talks to sports stars about how the loss of the crowd affects their performance, as well as attending her first Twitter listening party. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Series 2

Fact v Fiction

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 6 months

Why is there such a fuss about the difference between fact and fiction? Mary talks to actor Jason Watkins about the difference between playing real and fictional characters. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Series 2

Other Worlds

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Mary Beard talks to cultural creatives who make other worlds for our exploration and delight, including Booker Prize winner Marlon James and the Lyceum's artistic director, David Greig. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

In a special programme to end this series, Mary is in conversation with British writer Jed Mercurio, the mastermind behind hit show Line of Duty. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Interviewed Guest:
Jed Mercurio
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Inside Culture

Self Expression

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS AfricaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Africa

Shahidha Bari, cultural historian at the University of the Arts, London, explores why self-expression is so fundamental to what it is to be human. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Shahidha Bari
Series Producer:
Sandy Raffan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson