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The Sex Changes That Made History
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directed by John Hayes-Fisher, fl. 1996-1998; produced by John Hayes-Fisher, fl. 1996-1998, Channel Four Television, Blakeway and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 48 mins
This is the gripping story of three extraordinary people - the world's first woman to become a man through surgery, the former Spitfire pilot who became Britain's first man to become a woman and the daring advanced plastic surgeon who carried out their sex change operations in the 1940s. Surgical gender reassign...
directed by John Hayes-Fisher, fl. 1996-1998; produced by John Hayes-Fisher, fl. 1996-1998, Channel Four Television, Blakeway and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 48 mins
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Can't Stop, Episode 4, 200 Nips and Tucks and I Want More
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directed by Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013 and Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018 and Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Crackit Productions and GroupM, in Can't Stop, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
A series that lifts the lid on the most obsessive, eye popping and amazing people out there. Meet the individuals whose day-to-day lives are nothing short of extraordinary because they simply Can’t Stop! Each episode focuses on a different obsession; shopping, collecting, hoarding and cosmetic surgery, and featu...
directed by Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013 and Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018 and Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Crackit Productions and GroupM, in Can't Stop, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
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Extraordinary Women, Season 1, Episode 8, Hedy Lamarr
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directed by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016; produced by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation and WMR Productions, in Extraordinary Women, Season 1, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 50 mins
With her smouldering femme fatale looks, Austrian Hedy Lamarr was known as the most beautiful woman in film. She was also one of the most controversial. Hedvig Kiesler, as she was born, launched her film career by performing cinema’s very first nude scenes. Released in 1932, 'Ecstasy', in which she played the ce...
directed by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016; produced by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation and WMR Productions, in Extraordinary Women, Season 1, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 50 mins
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Doctors in the War Zone
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directed by Dominic Ozanne, fl. 1995 and Jeremy Llewellyn-Jones, fl. 1994-2014; produced by Dominic Ozanne, fl. 1995 and Jeremy Llewellyn-Jones, fl. 1994-2014, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 48 mins
This compelling film follows the medical teams risking their lives to save others in Syria. The United Nations estimates almost 200,000 people have been killed since Syria’s civil war began, with many hundreds of thousands more injured. Millions have been forced from their homes, but the full human cost of the c...
directed by Dominic Ozanne, fl. 1995 and Jeremy Llewellyn-Jones, fl. 1994-2014; produced by Dominic Ozanne, fl. 1995 and Jeremy Llewellyn-Jones, fl. 1994-2014, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 48 mins
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Can't Stop, Episode 3, I'm a Shopaholic and Can't Stop Spending
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directed by Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016 and Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018, Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016 and Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Crackit Productions and GroupM, in Can't Stop, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 44 mins
A series that lifts the lid on the most obsessive, eye popping and amazing people out there. Meet the individuals whose day-to-day lives are nothing short of extraordinary because they simply Can’t Stop! Each episode focuses on a different obsession; shopping, collecting, hoarding and cosmetic surgery, and featu...
directed by Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016 and Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018, Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016 and Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Crackit Productions and GroupM, in Can't Stop, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 44 mins
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20 Centimeters
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directed by Diego El Cigala, 1968-; produced by Iker Monfort, fl. 2002 and José María Calleja, fl. 1986, Aligator Producciones, Instituto de la Cinematografía y de las Artes Audiovisuales, TV3, Telecinco, Divine Productions, Jet Films and Estudios Picasso (Philadelphia, PA: Breaking Glass Pictures, 2005), 1 hour 49 mins,
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A narcoleptic transvestite who yearns to become a transsexual dreams up elaborate musical numbers in which she's the star.
directed by Diego El Cigala, 1968-; produced by Iker Monfort, fl. 2002 and José María Calleja, fl. 1986, Aligator Producciones, Instituto de la Cinematografía y de las Artes Audiovisuales, TV3, Telecinco, Divine Productions, Jet Films and Estudios Picasso (Philadelphia, PA: Breaking Glass Pictures, 2005), 1 hour 49 mins,
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Harold Shipman, Catching Dr. Death
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directed by Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Harold Shipman (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 46 mins
Devoted husband. Trusted doctor. Respected member of the community. Serial killer. Harold Shipman was the mild-mannered physician who fooled a nation, secretly killing over 250 people over a 30-year period. Featuring exclusive and intimate interviews with the only psychiatrist to ever assess him, his colleague fro...
directed by Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Harold Shipman (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 46 mins
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The Beauty Of Anatomy, Episode 2 ; Episodes 3 and 5 of UK version of series, The Beauty Of Anatomy, Episode 2
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directed by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016, Tern Television Productions, in The Beauty Of Anatomy, Episode 2; Episodes 3 and 5 of UK version of series (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 51 mins
Experimental, visceral, progressive - from the Venus of Willendorf, thought to be over 27,000 years old, through to Marc Quinn's modern self-portraits rendered in blood, the human body has always been one of art's central themes. But it is only with art and science combined that man has been able to fully understa...
directed by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016, Tern Television Productions, in The Beauty Of Anatomy, Episode 2; Episodes 3 and 5 of UK version of series (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 51 mins
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Secrets of China, Season 1, Episode 2, Desperate for Love
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directed by Claire McFall; presented by Billy Porter; produced by Claire McFall and Jane McMullen, fl. 2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Secrets of China, Season 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 55 mins
China is the most populous country on the planet, home to a complicated society of proud and sometimes secretive people. In this surprising series, Billie J D Porter travels across the country to find out what it's like to grow up there. From the Great Wall to China's megacities and its only tropical island, she d...
directed by Claire McFall; presented by Billy Porter; produced by Claire McFall and Jane McMullen, fl. 2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Secrets of China, Season 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 55 mins
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Louis Theroux's LA Stories, Episode 2, Edge of Life
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directed by Jamie Pickup, fl. 2003-2016; presented by Louis Theroux, 1970-; produced by Jamie Pickup, fl. 2003-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Louis Theroux's LA Stories, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 1 hour
Louis heads to the award winning Cedars Sinai Medical Centre, the most famous hospital in Los Angeles, to learn more about the American way of death. A huge amount of money is spent on treatment during the last year of life and Louis follows the stories of three patients as they grapple with their seemingly termin...
directed by Jamie Pickup, fl. 2003-2016; presented by Louis Theroux, 1970-; produced by Jamie Pickup, fl. 2003-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Louis Theroux's LA Stories, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 1 hour
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