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Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Docudrama. Poet Jackie Kay tells the story of Arthur Roberts - one of thousands of black soldiers who fought in WWI. His diary provides a unique account of life in the trenches. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jackie Kay
Arthur Roberts:
Paul Adeyefa
Director:
Clara Glynn
Producer:
John Archer
Production Manager:
David Brown
Production Company:
Hopscotch Films

Arena

Make Me Up!

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Multimedia artist Rachel Maclean takes a satirical look at the contradictory pressures faced by women today. Show more

Contributors

Figurehead:
Rachel Maclean
Cortanna:
Kirsty Strain
Tweed man:
Stewart Preston
Glamorous woman:
Laura Harvey
Sausage Face:
Rachel Maclean
Producer:
John Archer
Executive Producer:
Clara Glynn
Production Company:
Hopscotch Films
Executive Producer:
Sud Basu
Executive Producer:
Jenny Waldman
Executive Producer:
Mark Thomas

Brand

Arena

A History of Scotland

Series 2

Episode 4: This Land Is Our Land

Duration: 1 hour

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

Neil Oliver looks at how, in the early 19th century, rural workers fled from Scotland's countryside into the industrial towns, becoming factory workforce. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Director:
Clara Glynn
Producer:
Clara Glynn
Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Executive Producer:
Neil McDonald

Films of Scotland

Episode 2: War and Peace

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Series looking at the documentaries made in 1938-1982 to tell Scots about their country. This episode features WWII propaganda films, such as Harvest Holiday. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC ALBA

Documentary telling the story of the Mountain Bothy Association, an organisation dedicated to providing shelter for people travelling through the wilds of Scotland. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Clara Glynn
Director:
Jack Archer
Executive Producer:
John Archer

Storyville

Accidental Anarchist: Life Without Government

Duration: 1 hour

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

A Storyville documentary: Carne Ross was a career diplomat who resigned over the Iraq war. One man's epic journey from government insider to anarchist. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Carne Ross
Producer:
John Archer
Producer:
Clara Glynn
Director:
John Archer
Director:
Clara Glynn

Friday Drama

Enquirer

Duration: 58 minutes

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

A radio adaptation of the acclaimed National Theatre of Scotland and London Review of Books production, investigating the crisis in UK newspapers in the words of the journalists. Show more

The Stuarts

Episode 3: A Family at War

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Documentary series. In the final programme, Clare Jackson looks at how the Stuarts were fatally divided by religion and how Scotland lost its sovereignty. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clare Jackson
Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Director:
Clara Glynn

From Fact to Fiction

Series 16

Episode 6: Alligators and Warm Beer

Duration: 13 minutes

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

By Clara Glynn. Ara is desperate to swot up on what it means to be British, to pass the citizenship test, but the library has been closed down and she has no access to a computer. Show more

Watching Ourselves: 60 Years of TV in Scotland

Series 1

Episode 3: Mean Streets

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Greg Hemphill examines how Scotland's cities have featured in homegrown TV drama, warts and all. With contributions from Brian Cox, David Hayman and Eileen McCallum. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Greg Hemphill casts his eye over memorable Scottish TV characters, including Danny McGlone in Tutti Frutti, Chris Guthrie in Sunset Song, Dr Finlay and Hamish Macbeth. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Greg Hemphill explores how documentaries gave ordinary people a voice in films such as Lilybank, The Scheme, The Bowler and the Bunnet, and The Fight for Clydeside. Show more

Drama

A World Elsewhere

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Like many Glasgow teenagers, Rida argues with her mum and stresses about exams. But as a young Muslim, the escape that she dreams of online contains danger she has yet to imagine. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Films of Scotland

Episode 6: Islands in the Sunset

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Greg Hemphill looks at the documentaries made between 1938 and 1982 to sell Scotland to the world. The final programme celebrates some of Scotland's islands. Show more

Watching Ourselves: 60 Years of TV in Scotland

Series 1

Episode 1: Breaking Stories

Duration: 30 minutes

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

A review of great moments in Scottish TV, including a contentious Secret Society episode, Kirsty Wark's Thatcher interview, and coverage of Lockerbie and Dunblane. Show more

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors: Series 1

Episode 2: Tilting the Odds

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for years

Can barrister Rebecca Nyman help an equine vet facing a case of serious professional misconduct? Stars Claire Rushbrook. From June 2013. Show more

Contributors

Rebecca Nyman:
Claire Rushbrook
Chris Eyres:
Nick Underwood
Falco Hermans:
Gunnar Cauthery
Jennifer Macall:
Jane Whittenshaw
George Witherington:
Mark Straker
Mike Mcniesh:
Matthew Watson
Emma Knightly:
Hannah Woods
Director:
David Neville
Producer:
David Neville

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors: Series 1

Episode 3: Safe House

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for years

Can barrister Rebecca Nyman help a suspected terrorist to challenge the legal limits on his daily life? Stars Claire Rushbrook. From June 2013. Show more

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors: Series 2

Episode 1: A Bad Night Out

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for years

The first in a series of three legal dramas following Barrister Rebecca Nyman. Rafid claims he was wrongly arrested after a night out, is he due compensation from the police? Show more

Contributors

Rebecca Nyman:
Clare Corbett
Barrister Charlie Haines:
Dan Starkey
PC George Simmers:
Ben Crowe
Dr Polly Andrews:
Jane Slavin
Dorina Balan:
Bettrys Jones
Callum Brown:
Monty d'Inverno
Director:
David Neville
Producer:
David Neville

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors: Series 2

Episode 2: Excluded

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for years

Barrister Rebecca Nyman represents 13-year-old Cassius, who is facing permanent exclusion from his school. But is it fair? Show more