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40 Minutes, So Much to Lose
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produced by Joanna Clinton Davis, in 40 Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992), 40 mins
This documentary, produced Joanna Clinton Davis, features patients who are morbidly obese that need to lose weight for health reasons.
produced by Joanna Clinton Davis, in 40 Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992), 40 mins
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999, 999, Series 3, Episode 1
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directed by Rai Patterson and David Mortimer; produced by Trevor Hill, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 50 mins
Recreations of dramatic rescues, where people cheat death through either sheer luck or outstanding bravery.
directed by Rai Patterson and David Mortimer; produced by Trevor Hill, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 50 mins
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999, 999: Series 3, Episode 8
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produced by Trevor Hill, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 47 mins
This episode of 999, produced by Trevor Hill, features the long fight to save a critically injured driver trapped a lorry, the three-year old boy who dialed 9-9-9 when his diabetic mother went into a coma, and the four friends who jumped from their sinking boat unto a rock but the tide was rising around them.
produced by Trevor Hill, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 47 mins
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Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 1, Sugar
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directed by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002; produced by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 1 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 48 mins
Revealing the rich and controversial past of sugar, alcohol, tobacco and opium, Hollywood actor Brian Cox embarks on a thought-provoking journey to uncover how the commercial exploitation of these products hooked the rest of the world on an appetite for a good time. In this first episode, Brian wants to find out w...
directed by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002; produced by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 1 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 48 mins
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Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 4, Whisky
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directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 4 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 49 mins
Today, whisky is a source of Scottish pride; it's one of the UK's few growth industries. In this last episode, actor Brian Cox reveals how whisky was born and shaped in opposition to the British tax system, and how that history forged the character of Scotland's national drink. But as he discovers, during the 19th...
directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 4 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 49 mins
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Beauty of Diagrams, Episode 2, Newton's Prism & Florence Nightingale
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directed by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999; presented by Marcus Du Sautoy, 1965-; produced by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999, Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Diagrams, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 48 mins
Internationally acclaimed mathematician Marcus du Sautoy illustrates that, far from being a reluctant visual medium, science is actually at the forefront of many of the world's most iconic and revolutionary designs. Creatively navigating his way through numerous diagrams, graphs and sketches, from Newton's Prism a...
directed by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999; presented by Marcus Du Sautoy, 1965-; produced by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999, Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Diagrams, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 48 mins
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Born Survivors, Series 1, Episode 2, Looking After Mum
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directed by Jeremy Monblat, fl. 2007; produced by Paul Woolrich, fl. 1987, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Born Survivors, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 1 hour
Documentary about 12-year-old Melissa and 14-year-old Ryan as they look after their single mum, who suffers from mental and physical illnesses. For the past five years they've taken on the household responsibilities and are just two of the 175,000 young carers in Britain today. The film looks at how they are copin...
directed by Jeremy Monblat, fl. 2007; produced by Paul Woolrich, fl. 1987, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Born Survivors, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 1 hour
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Coma, Part 2, He's Not Our Craig
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directed by Mary FitzPatrick, fl. 1996; produced by Mary FitzPatrick, fl. 1996, Blakeway, in Coma, Part 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 49 mins
A compelling insight into the heartening, sometimes tragic and often miraculous world of those who wake up from that most nightmarish of deep sleeps. These programmes look at coma victims and their families, who enter the world of this disease without any idea what is about to happen. Comas bring ordinary people i...
directed by Mary FitzPatrick, fl. 1996; produced by Mary FitzPatrick, fl. 1996, Blakeway, in Coma, Part 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 49 mins
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Brain
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in Dr. Alice Roberts: Don't Die Young, Series 1, Episode 6 (BBC Worldwide), 30 page(s)
This BBC production explores the human brain, explains how it can be tricked into seeing illusions, and shows how to improve memory. It includes brain scans and considers the effects of sleep deprivation on the brain.
in Dr. Alice Roberts: Don't Die Young, Series 1, Episode 6 (BBC Worldwide), 30 page(s)
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Edge of Life: Cambridge Babies, Episode 1
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produced by Stephen Rose, fl. 1985, in Edge of Life: Cambridge Babies (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 59 mins
For the first time, television cameras record the pioneering work of the Special Care Baby Unit at Adden-brooke's Hospital in Cambridge, the world's leading hospital in the field of saving the lives of premature babies. The series dissects the medical theories and procedures which the Unit has successfully put int...
produced by Stephen Rose, fl. 1985, in Edge of Life: Cambridge Babies (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 59 mins
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