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Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Documentary, presented by Lucy Worsley, which uses dramatised testimony to tell the story of a group of working-class women conducting a dangerous campaign for the vote. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Director:
Emma Frank
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Available for 4 months

Lucy Worsley explores the lives of six real people who lived, worked and volunteered during the Blitz, highlighting the government’s reliance on ordinary people. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Director:
Emma Frank
Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Matisse’s great-granddaughter Sophie Matisse tell the tumultuous story of his early life, exploring his journey to becoming the first avant-garde artist of the 20th century. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Matisse
Composer:
Andy Cowton
Composer:
Andy Taylor
Production Manager:
Amy Tapper
Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Martina Navratilova’s tweet about trans women athletes sparked a heated argument. In this documentary, she opens up the debate to answer some of her own questions. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Director:
Ben Rumney
Production Manager:
Sara Revell
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Trump Takes on the World

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

In his first year and a half, Trump falls out spectacularly with some of America’s oldest allies as he relentlessly pursues his ‘America First’ agenda. Show more

Trump Takes on the World

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Trump turns to the Middle East, where he takes America to the brink of war with Iran, shocks the world by pulling troops out of Syria, and announces agreements between Israel and Arab states. Show more

Trump Takes on the World

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

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

In the final episode, Trump sets his sights on Asia. We hear the extraordinary story of how threats of nuclear war against North Korea give way to bromance with Kim Jong-un. Show more

Storyville

The Hunt for Gaddafi's Billions

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

A Storyville documentary that goes inside the dark and mysterious world of spies, special forces and political insiders as they race to find Colonel Muammar Gaddafi’s billions. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Eric Goaied
Interviewed Guest:
Johan Erasmus
Interviewed Guest:
Chad Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Fanie Fondse
Interviewed Guest:
Tito Maleka
Director:
Misha Wessel
Director:
Thomas Blom
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

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Duration: 59 minutes

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

Dan Snow, Professor Alice Roberts and Dr Albert Lin investigate a series of earth-shattering discoveries at a mighty tomb guarded by the Terracotta Warriors in China. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Snow
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Presenter:
Albert Lin
Producer:
Nic Young
Director:
Nic Young
Executive Producer:
Lucy Van Beek
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Duration: 58 minutes

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

As the EU referendum debate approaches its climax, Jeremy Paxman takes viewers on a journey to the heart of Europe, meeting the movers, shakers and anonymous faces who run the EU. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Professor Stephen Hawking, Professor Danielle George and Christophe Galfard join forces to find out if, and how, humans can reach for the stars and relocate to different planets. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Hawking
Presenter:
Danielle George
Series Producer:
Lucy Haken
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Executive Producer:
Lucy Van Beek
Director:
Lucy Haken
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

The comedy pioneer behind the Goon Show, Dr Strangelove and the Pink Panther series is explored in depth in this film, surveying his meteoric rise to fame and troubled personal life. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

Suzy Klein travels deep into the world of musical theatre, and the colourful landscapes of Argentina, to discover the story of one of the West End's most celebrated characters. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Production Manager:
Amy Tapper
Production Manager:
Rita Ribas
Production Assistant:
Dale Murray
On-line editing:
Adam Grant
Colourist:
Vicki Matich
Re-recording mixer:
Matt Skilton
Camera Operator:
Doron Schlair
Camera Operator:
Jay Dacey
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

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

The chilling account of the 2018 megafire that swept through northern California, containing moving interviews with the firemen, police and survivors who came face to face with the disaster. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Jane McMullen
Executive Producer:
Fiona Stourton
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

Inside Europe: Ten Years of Turmoil

Series 1

Episode 1: We Quit

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Parliament

Available for years

Documentary series. David Cameron's closest advisers reveal how he tried to tackle the Europe question, and his battles at home and in Brussels before the referendum. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Series Producer:
Norma Percy
Director:
Tim Stirzaker
Assistant Producer:
Max Stern
Assistant Producer:
Nicholas de Taranto
Composer:
Simon Russell
Camera Operator:
Vlad Trivic
Camera Operator:
Nina Bernfeld
Camera Operator:
Georgi Lazareveski
Camera Operator:
Will Pugh
Re-recording mixer:
George Foulgham
On-line editing:
Laurence Thripp
Colourist:
Vanessa Taylor
Graphic Designer:
Dom Bailey
Production Manager:
Amy Tapper
Executive Producer:
Lucy Hetherington
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions
Researcher:
Declan Smith

Cuba: Castro vs the World

Series 1

The Charm Offensive

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

The story of how Castro saved his revolution post-Cold War. Through ingenious diplomacy and soft power, Cuba broke its isolation. But with Trump, it could be short-lived. Show more

Inside Obama's White House

Episode 1: 100 Days

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

The story of how Barack Obama tried to reshape America. A month after his victory, Obama discovered America was on the verge of a great depression. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions
Series Producer:
Norma Percy
Director:
Paul Mitchell
Producer:
Paul Mitchell
Executive Producer:
Brian Lapping

Inside Obama's White House

Episode 2: Obamacare

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

The story of how Barack Obama tried to reshape America. This episode looks at how his proposals for affordable, accessible healthcare sparked a bitter conflict. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions
Series Producer:
Norma Percy
Director:
Sarah Wallis
Producer:
Sarah Wallis
Executive Producer:
Brian Lapping
Executive Producer:
Paul Mitchell

Inside Obama's White House

Episode 3: Don't Screw It Up

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

The story of how Barack Obama tried to reshape America. Episode three tells how Obama set out to end George Bush's wars in the Middle East. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions
Series Producer:
Norma Percy
Executive Producer:
Brian Lapping
Executive Producer:
Paul Mitchell

Inside Obama's White House

Episode 4: The Arc of History

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

How Barack Obama tried to reshape America. The last episode begins with Obama's decision to launch the special operation into Pakistan, to catch Osama Bin Laden. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions
Series Producer:
Norma Percy
Director:
Mick Gold
Producer:
Mick Gold
Executive Producer:
Brian Lapping
Executive Producer:
Paul Mitchell