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After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 1, Catching Up
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directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
After fifty years of independence, India is poised to become one of the world's economic and political giants and it could be one of the region's most ferocious tigers. This personal journey discovers a surprising new India struggling to emerge from the old and the conflict it's provoking. The programme explores t...
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directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
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After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2, Cashing In
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directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
After fifty years of independence, India is poised to become one of the world's economic and political giants and it could be one of the region's most ferocious tigers. This personal journey discovers a surprising new India struggling to emerge from the old and the conflict it's provoking. The programme explores t...
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directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
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Agave is Life
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directed by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008 and David Brown, fl. 2014; produced by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008, Archeo Productions (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 1 hour
Agave is Life is a documentary film about mankind’s 10,000 year-long symbiotic alliance with the marvelous agave plant, from which tequila, Mexico’s iconic distilled spirit, is derived. The documentary takes viewers back to a time when hunter-gatherers relied on the agave plant as a source of food, drink, shel...
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directed by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008 and David Brown, fl. 2014; produced by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008, Archeo Productions (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 1 hour
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Aids - A Quest For A Cure
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produced by Tessa Livingstone, fl. 1985, Box Productions (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 48 mins
A report on a compound developed by British scientists that stops the AIDS virus growing without killing human cells.
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produced by Tessa Livingstone, fl. 1985, Box Productions (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 48 mins
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The Ainu Bear Ceremony
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directed by Neil Gordon Munro, 1863-1942; produced by Royal Anthropological Institute (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2001), 29 mins
The RAI has reedited the original film of this ceremony among the Ainu people of Japan. In the bear ceremony, now no longer performed, a specially reared bear was reverently killed and its flesh and blood eaten by the participants. The film shows a series of ritual acts with some commentary on their meaning.
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directed by Neil Gordon Munro, 1863-1942; produced by Royal Anthropological Institute (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2001), 29 mins
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Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka, Episode 1
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directed by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997; produced by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997 and Georgina Hill, fl. 1897, Burning Bright Productions, in Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2023), 44 mins
Known for its verdant tea hills, rich wildlife, and fiery cuisine it's no wonder Sri Lanka has frequently topped the Lonely Planet's list of countries to travel to. But beyond the beauty, Sri Lanka is a complicated country that has been quite literally battered for the past few decades (from civil wars, natural di...
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directed by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997; produced by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997 and Georgina Hill, fl. 1897, Burning Bright Productions, in Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2023), 44 mins
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Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka, Episode 2
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directed by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997; produced by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997, Burning Bright Productions, in Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2023), 45 mins
Known for its verdant tea hills, rich wildlife, and fiery cuisine it's no wonder Sri Lanka has frequently topped the Lonely Planet's list of countries to travel to. But beyond the beauty, Sri Lanka is a complicated country that has been quite literally battered for the past few decades (from civil wars, natural di...
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directed by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997; produced by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997, Burning Bright Productions, in Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2023), 45 mins
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Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka, Episode 3
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directed by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997; produced by Georgina Hill, fl. 1897 and Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997, Burning Bright Productions, in Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2023), 44 mins
Known for its verdant tea hills, rich wildlife, and fiery cuisine it's no wonder Sri Lanka has frequently topped the Lonely Planet's list of countries to travel to. But beyond the beauty, Sri Lanka is a complicated country that has been quite literally battered for the past few decades (from civil wars, natural di...
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directed by Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997; produced by Georgina Hill, fl. 1897 and Ewen Thomson, fl. 1997, Burning Bright Productions, in Alexander Armstrong in Sri Lanka (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2023), 44 mins
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Alfred Brendel: Man and Mask
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directed by Mark Kidel, fl. 1974; composed by Franz Peter Schubert, 1797-1828, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 and Joseph Haydn, 1732-1809; produced by Emma Crichton-Miller, Rosetta Pictures, \\\\ (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2000), 1 hour 10 mins
Marking his 70th birthday - on 5th January 2001 - this is a rare opportunity to catch a glimpse of the life of one of the world's greatest living pianists. Alfred Brendel's interpretations of the great Austro-German composers, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Schumann and Liszt are renowned for their intellectu...
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directed by Mark Kidel, fl. 1974; composed by Franz Peter Schubert, 1797-1828, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 and Joseph Haydn, 1732-1809; produced by Emma Crichton-Miller, Rosetta Pictures, \\\\ (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2000), 1 hour 10 mins
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Alien Empire, Episode 1, Hardware
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produced by Steve Nicholls, fl. 1986, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Alien Empire, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 30 mins
Like all good science fiction thrillers, these films use the very latest special effects to enter an alien world. Insects of all kinds are captured, invading our homes, conquering new territories, building sophisticated colonies with high-level communications and employing such advanced arms and technology, we hum...
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produced by Steve Nicholls, fl. 1986, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Alien Empire, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 30 mins
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