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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

What can save the male Morris dancer from extinction? Richard Macer infiltrates the endangered world of bells, beer and beards to discover an unlikely saviour in the form of women. Show more

Contributors

Film Editor:
Craig Stobart
Executive Producer:
Louise Lynch
Production Company:
Libra Television
Production Company:
Platform Productions
Camera Operator:
Richard Macer
Producer:
Richard Macer
Director:
Richard Macer
Camera Operator:
David Barnes
Producer:
David Barnes
Director:
David Barnes

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Is there still a stigma for boys who want to enter ballet? Film-maker Richard Macer investigates the reality of being a male dancer today at the Royal Ballet. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Alexander Agadzhanov
Interviewed Guest:
Denilson Almeida
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Avis
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Ball
Interviewed Guest:
William Bracewell
Interviewed Guest:
Alexander Campbell
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Carr
Executive Producer:
Nick Kent
Director:
Richard Macer
Production Company:
Oxford Films

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Film-maker Richard Macer explores the decision by the government to free up the green belt to developers. Macer meets the developers who are changing the face of rural Britain. Show more

The Department Store

Episode 2: Peters

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Richard Macer visits high street independent department stores fighting back against the big brands, in this case a family-run shop which has come out of administration. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Filmmaker Richard Macer revisits his home town of Milton Keynes as both are about to turn 50. What is the reality of the most famous new town in the country? Show more

Contributors

Interviewer:
Richard Macer
Executive Producer:
David Modell
Production Company:
Platform Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Film-maker Richard Macer explores the controversial decision by the government to free up the green belt to developers. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Richard Macer
Executive Producer:
Edmund Coulthard
Executive Producer:
Alex Sutherland
Composer:
John Lemke
Production Manager:
Regie Gardener
Production Company:
Blast! Films
On-line editing:
Tom Loveridge
Production Coordinator:
Abigail Farrens

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Documentary about the work being done at the the Hewitt Fertility Centre in Liverpool, following the stories of four couples as they pursue their dream of getting pregnant. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Richard Macer
Producer:
Richard Macer
Director:
Richard Macer
Director:
Richard Macer
Executive Producer:
Zac Beattie
Executive Producer:
Zac Beattie

The Department Store

Episode 3: JT Morgan

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Richard Macer visits high street independent department stores that are fighting back against the big brands. JT Morgan, the oldest department store in Wales, battles to survive. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Series set in a mental health unit for teenagers. 14-year-old Crystal's parents want to know if her condition can be diagnosed - could it be schizophrenia or psychosis? Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Fran Baker
Director:
Fran Baker
Series Producer:
Richard Macer

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Series set in a mental health unit for teenagers. Two boys arrive on the ward who are both experiencing voices in their heads which make them feel angry, violent and even suicidal. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Andrew Dedman
Director:
Andrew Dedman
Series Producer:
Richard Macer

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three HD

Documentary about the last few weeks of term at Derwen College in Shropshire for six students with learning difficulties, as they prepare to graduate and enter the real world. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Platform Productions
Producer:
Richard Macer
Director:
Richard Macer
Executive Producer:
Jane Merkin

Tales from the National Parks

Episode 2: The Peak District

Duration: 59 minutes

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

In the Peak District, film-maker Richard Macer follows the story of a campaign to stop 4x4 drivers and trailbikers motoring along the local villages' green lanes. Show more

Tales from the National Parks

Episode 3: Loch Lomond and the Trossachs

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

In Tyndrum gold fever has gripped the village's residents, but will the Loch Lomond Park Authority give permission for Scotland's first gold mine? Show more

Behind the Scenes at the Museum

Episode 1: Commercial Vehicle Museum

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series about museums struggling to connect with a modern audience. At the British Commercial Vehicle Museum a storm is brewing over the new leader's plans. Show more

Behind the Scenes at the Museum

Episode 2: Freud Museum

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series about museums struggling to connect with a modern audience. At London's Freud Museum, changes are under way to make Freud more appealing to ordinary people. Show more

Behind the Scenes at the Museum

Episode 3: National Waterways Museum

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series about museums struggling to connect with a modern audience. Can new director Stuart Gillis stop the National Waterways Museum from sinking? Show more

Tales from the National Parks

Episode 1: The Lake District

Duration: 59 minutes

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

In the Lake District, filmmaker Richard Macer follows the story of entrepreneur Mark Weir's attempts to build a giant zip-wire ride from the top of a mountain. Show more

The Department Store

Episode 1: Milners

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Richard Macer visits independent high street department stores fighting back against the big brands. He investigates Milners, a family-run store in the Yorkshire Dales. Show more