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Turner Prize

2019

Margate, Turner and the Prize

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

How an influx of newcomers - and the arrival of Turner Contemporary - has affected Margate. Featuring Tracey Emin, the Turner Prize shortlist artists and some Margate residents. Show more

Music Moguls: Masters of Pop

Episode 1: Money Makers

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

The secret history of pop and rock from the men and women who pull the strings. This part looks at the maverick managers who controlled the careers of megastar artists. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Rankin celebrates the work of Life magazine's legendary photographers, who shot the big moments in American history - from the assassination of Robert F Kennedy to the Vietnam War. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rankin
Presenter:
Rankin
Producer:
Jack Cocker
Producer:
Jack Cocker
Director:
Jack Cocker
Director:
Jack Cocker
Executive Producer:
Susanne Curran
Executive Producer:
Susanne Curran

imagine...

2018

Rupert Everett: Born to be Wilde

Duration: 1 hour, 6 minutes

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

The story of Rupert Everett's ten-year quest to write, direct and star in his own film about the tragic last years of his hero Oscar Wilde. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Alan Yentob
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson
Producer:
Jack Cocker
Director:
Jack Cocker

imagine...

Winter 2014

Episode 5: Anselm Kiefer: Remembering the Future

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Alan Yentob joins Anselm Kiefer at his studios in France and Germany as he prepares for a retrospective at the Royal Academy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Yentob
Interviewed Guest:
Anselm Kiefer
Producer:
Jack Cocker
Director:
Jack Cocker
Series Editor:
Alan Yentob
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

imagine...

Summer 2015

Episode 5: Richard Flanagan: Life After Death

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

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

2014 Man Booker Prize winner Richard Flanagan journeys with Alan Yentob through his native Tasmania, visiting the places that have inspired his novels. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Yentob
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Flanagan
Producer:
Jack Cocker
Director:
Jack Cocker
Series Editor:
Alan Yentob

imagine...

Summer 2009

Episode 4: The Colourful Mr Eggleston

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Alan Yentob explores the work of William Eggleston, one of the most influential and original living photographers, as the normally shy and elusive legend is shown at work. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Yentob
Director:
Jack Cocker
Executive Producer:
Janet Lee

imagine...

Summer 2014

Episode 4: Monty Python: And Now for Something Rather Similar

Duration: 1 hour, 12 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Alan Yentob meets the five surviving members of Monty Python - John Cleese, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and Eric Idle - as they prepare to reunite on stage. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Yentob
Interviewed Guest:
John Cleese
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Palin
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Eric Idle
Producer:
Jack Cocker
Director:
Jack Cocker
Series Editor:
Alan Yentob

imagine...

Winter 2012

Episode 1: Ian Rankin and the Case of the Disappearing Detective

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Arts series. Crime writer Ian Rankin invites imagine... to follow him as he writes his next novel, and as he ponders what to write about after retiring his most famous creation. Show more

imagine...

Winter 2013

Episode 4: Turning the Art World Inside Out

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Alan Yentob explores outsider art, examines why the oeuvre is only now being accepted by the art establishment and meets some visionary outside art creators and their enthusiasts. Show more

Inside Museums

Series 1

Ulster Museum

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Emma Dabiri uses artworks held in the Ulster Museum in Belfast to explore a different way of seeing the world – through the eyes of artists. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for 9 months

Darren McGarvey explores Scotland’s dangerous love affair with alcohol. He meets doctors, scientists, and problem drinkers to understand why so many are drinking themselves to death. Show more

The Culture Show

Alive: Rankin Faces Death

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

The Culture Show has unique behind-the-scenes access to Rankin's latest exhibition Alive: In the Face of Death, at Liverpool's Walker Gallery. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Rankin
Director:
Jack Cocker
Series Editor:
Janet Lee

What Do Artists Do All Day?

Episode 26: Dougie Wallace

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Film following photographer Dougie Wallace as he finishes Harrodsburg, a series documenting the super-rich in one of the UK's most wealthy and exclusive postcodes. Show more

The Culture Show

The Knight Errant: Lee Child - A Culture Show Special

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Lee Child, one of Britain's bestselling authors, explores the phenomenal popularity of his character Jack Reacher - the basis of a new blockbuster movie starring Tom Cruise. Show more

The Culture Show

2011/2012

Episode 23: Jeremy Deller: Middle Class Hero - A Culture Show Special

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

The Culture Show meets up with Turner Prize winner Jeremy Deller to look back at the creative process behind some of his major works to date and his latest unpredictable project. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

Available for years

Jonathan Foyle explores some of the best Georgian and Victorian neo-classical civic buildings across the north of England in a story of rivalry, ambition and power. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for 9 months

Darren sets out to discover why there are so many drug-releated deaths in Scotland, meeting the people living in the midst of the crisis every day. Show more