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The Brain: A Secret History

Episode 1: Mind Control

Duration: 1 hour

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

Michael Mosley traces the sinister ways science has been used to try to control our minds, finding that its pursuit has led to some truly horrific experiments. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

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

Available for 2 months

Made with rare footage and exclusive live recordings, Nick Broomfield's film tells Whitney Houston's incredible and poignant life story with insights from those closest to her. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Rudi Dolezal
Executive Producer:
John Battsek
Executive Producer:
Patrick Holland
Executive Producer:
Kate Townsend
Executive Producer:
Vinnie Malhotra
Executive Producer:
Charles Finch
Executive Producer:
Shani Hinton
Executive Producer:
Ben Silverman
Production Company:
Gospel & Beyond

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Available for 10 months

A unique insight into the life and work of celebrated painter Paula Rego directed by her son, film-maker Nick Willing. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Nick Willing
Executive Producer:
Liz Hartford
Executive Producer:
Mark Bell
Executive Producer:
Kate Townsend
Production Company:
Dogwoman Ltd
Production Company:
Kismet Films

The Brain: A Secret History

Episode 3: Broken Brains

Duration: 1 hour

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

Michael Mosley ends his look at the history of experimental psychology by exploring how experiments on abnormal brains can reveal the workings of the normal brain. Show more

Storyville Global

Mad Dog: Gaddafi's Secret World

Episode 1

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Middle EastLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Latin America

This is the story of raw, absolute and unrestrained power exercised by a brilliant madman who terrorised and compromised Libyans and Western countries alike. Show more

Storyville Global

Mad Dog: Gaddafi's Secret World

Episode 2

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Middle EastLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Latin America

Recreating life inside Libyan leader Colonel Gaddafi's palace, this episode reveals how its courtiers and hangers-on - were often almost as weird as he was. Show more

Storyville

Mad Dog: Gaddafi's Secret World

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

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

A Storyville documentary: the dark world of Colonel Gaddafi, the Libyan dictator who combined oil and the implied threat of terror to turn western powers into cowed appeasers. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Nick Fraser
Executive Producer:
Roy Ackerman
Executive Producer:
Kate Townsend

The Brain: A Secret History

Episode 2: Emotions

Duration: 1 hour

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

Dr Michael Mosley investigates how scientists have struggled to understand that most irrational and deeply complex part of our minds - emotions. Show more