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Inside the Foreign Office

Series 1

Episode 2: Brave New World

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

As diplomats prepare for the post-Brexit world, film-maker Michael Waldman eavesdrops on uninhibited talk in Whitehall and in embassies in Nigeria and Mongolia. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Michael Waldman
Executive Producer:
Shona Thompson
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Smith

Inside the Foreign Office

Series 1

Episode 1: Keeping Power and Influence

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Gaining privileged access over a compelling and turbulent year, film-maker Michael Waldman explores the strange and secretive world of British diplomats. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Michael Waldman
Executive Producer:
Shona Thompson
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Smith

Duration: 59 minutes

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

First episode of a two-part series following business at Christie's, the world's largest auction house, as staff, experts, advisers and buyers set art trends, prices and records. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Documentary looking at Christie's, the world's largest auction house. Global president Jussi Pilkannien charts the highs and lows of auctions in London, Hong Kong and Shanghai. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Darcey Bussell steps into the shoes of her Hollywood heroes such as Ginger Rogers, Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly to celebrate the enduring legacy of classic dance musicals. Show more

Hidden Treasures of...

Episode 1: Australian Art

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Griff Rhys Jones starts in the Torres Strait Islands on his journey to discover what extraordinary treasure is being created in far-off places by the indigenous people of today. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Adam Barker
Executive Producer:
Liz Hartford

Stephen Fry in America

Episode 4: Mountains and Plains

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One Channel IslandsLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Stephen Fry continues his journey across America, heading south from Montana to Texas, admiring the natural beauty of the Rocky Mountains along the way. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Series Producer:
John-Paul Davidson

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One East Midlands

In the summer of 2011 the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra performed all nine Beethoven symphonies in China and South Korea for the first time. The BBC joined the tour. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Documentary featuring archive footage. Dukedoms are created by the monarch, but as they gradually become extinct, what will become of those that remain? Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

Journalist John Wilson follows a tip-off that the world's biggest art theft from a Boston museum, valued at one billion dollars, could resurface - not in America but in Dublin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Executive Producer:
Ross Wilson
Director:
Matthew Hill

Inside the Foreign Office

Series 1

Episode 3: Brits In Trouble

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Documentary series. This episode follows three diplomats trying to aid Brits who find themselves in difficulty overseas. Show more

Stephen Fry in America

Episode 2: Deep South

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One East MidlandsLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Stephen Fry finds out what makes the South so distinctive, from West Virginia coalminers and bluegrass musicians in Tennessee to an Alabama parole board's deliberations. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Series Producer:
John-Paul Davidson

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Film about the growth of western classical music in China. Government money has been poured into concert halls and millions of young musicians are competing to help fill them. Show more

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 7

Episode 2: Rupert Everett

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Actor Rupert Everett traces his family tree to explore the lives of his ancestors, wanting to find out in particular why his grandfather Cyril was in Nigeria. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 5 weeks

The Casino de Monte Carlo holds an exclusive event for high rollers, and the harbour is packed as the super-rich arrive for the famous yacht show. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Fred Sirieix
Series Producer:
Michael Waldman
Producer:
Ruth Overend
Executive Producer:
Bridget Boseley
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Smith
Executive Producer:
Richard Gort
Executive Producer:
Sunil Patel
Production Manager:
Samantha Wilkinson
Editor:
Rob Ryan
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV
Production Company:
Whisper

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 5 weeks

This episode takes a tour of some of Monaco's most unusual properties and visits the famous Red Cross Ball, where dessert comes with edible gold. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Fred Sirieix
Series Producer:
Michael Waldman
Producer:
Ruth Overend
Executive Producer:
Bridget Boseley
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Smith
Executive Producer:
Richard Gort
Executive Producer:
Sunil Patel
Production Manager:
Samantha Wilkinson
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV
Production Company:
Whisper

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Scotland

Available for 5 weeks

Exploring the unique principality as it hosts the Monaco Grand Prix, going behind the scenes of the royal palace preparing for a glamorous event hosted by Prince Albert. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Fred Sirieix
Series Producer:
Michael Waldman
Producer:
Ruth Overend
Executive Producer:
Bridget Boseley
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Smith
Executive Producer:
Richard Gort
Executive Producer:
Sunil Patel
Production Manager:
Samantha Wilkinson
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV
Production Company:
Whisper