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Horizon, Series 28, Episode 1, The Shadow of Breast Cancer
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produced by Christopher Riley, 1967-, in Horizon, Series 28, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992), 57 mins
This documentary exposes the problem of breast cancer in women in England. It examines the following: the incidence of breast cancer; the detection of the cancer; screening of patients; the methods of treating breast cancer; the possible prevention of the cancer by the use of drugs and/or a greater awareness of th...
produced by Christopher Riley, 1967-, in Horizon, Series 28, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992), 57 mins
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Panorama, Antibiotic Apocalypse
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directed by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016; produced by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 30 mins
An investigation into the global advance of antibiotic-resistant super-bugs and the threat they pose to modern medicine and millions of patients worldwide. Reporter Fergus Walsh travels to India and finds restricted, life-saving antibiotics on sale without prescription and talks to patients back in the UK whose re...
directed by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016; produced by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 30 mins
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Biologic, Biologic, Series 1, Episode 13
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produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 24 mins
BioLogic - Reflective material for clothing. London: The Luminarium 'Archipelago' Sculpture; China: computers and electronic waste from the West. Ether - Columbia Spacelab: study of the human body in microgravity; Thermo - Medical radioisotope production. And finally - From Greenwich, London: the story of time.
produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 24 mins
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Medieval Europe Rural Life
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directed by Julian MacDonnell, fl. 2003 (Bristol, England: Pumpkin TV, 2001), 25 mins
This documentary presents a picture of what life was like in medieval Europe.
directed by Julian MacDonnell, fl. 2003 (Bristol, England: Pumpkin TV, 2001), 25 mins
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Forty Minutes, A Cruel Ritual
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produced by Louise Panton, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Forty Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 41 mins
An examination of the practice of female circumcision, which still exists amongst African communities in Britain in spite of being illegal in this country since 1985. A group of Somalian women in Ealing talk about the practice and its perceived importance as part of their culture and religion, with a mixed respons...
produced by Louise Panton, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Forty Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 41 mins
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News From Nowhere
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directed by Alister Hallum, fl. 1973; produced by Alister Hallum, fl. 1973, Alister Hallum Productions (England: Arts Council England), 53 mins
A dramatised account of the life and work of English Socialist artist and writer, William Morris (1833-1896), and his connection with members of the Pre-Raphaelite movement.
directed by Alister Hallum, fl. 1973; produced by Alister Hallum, fl. 1973, Alister Hallum Productions (England: Arts Council England), 53 mins
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Disaster, Series 3, Episode 4, A Cancer in the System
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produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 3, Episode 4 (BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
In 1993,Chief Biomedical Scientist Neil Woodward noticed that there was a problem with the way the Kent & Canterbury Hospital’s laboratory was screening cervical smear slides.It took three years and a leak to the national press before any action was taken.
produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 3, Episode 4 (BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
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Natural State, Natural State: Episode 1
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produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 24 mins
Eco Housing- A look at a carbon neutral housing development in London that is helping to reduce greenhouse gases. The house uses 90 percent less heating and 50 percent less energy than the current conventional home. Space Aura- NASA has launched aura, a research satellite that will study the health of our atmosph...
produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 24 mins
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Greats, Episode 1
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produced by Andrew Thomson, fl. 2009-2011 and Merran Williams, in Greats (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2007, originally published 2007), 24 mins
This time on The Greats, the Wright Brothers discovered the miracle flight, from Hanoi Jane to human rights campaigner. Albert Einstein the man behind the genius and queen Elizabeth the second, the monarch of the century. But first, he was a powerful orator, a charismatic leader and one of the greatest Americans o...
produced by Andrew Thomson, fl. 2009-2011 and Merran Williams, in Greats (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2007, originally published 2007), 24 mins
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Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History, Episode 4, The Homecoming
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directed by James Van der Pool, fl. 2001-2016; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Shabnam Grewal, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins
The history of black people in Britain is frequently reduced to the story of recent black settlement. But that is not where this extraordinary cross-continental relationship begins. Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History re-tells the story of black people in the UK and – to do so – travels to the United State...
directed by James Van der Pool, fl. 2001-2016; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Shabnam Grewal, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins
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