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The Great Japanese Retirement
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In a world where people panic about the rising global population, Japan is facing a very different future which could see their population shrink by a third in just 40 years. One reason is that the Japanese are not having…
Cahokia - America's Lost Metropolis
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Before the arrival of Columbus, in the heart of North America lay a metropolis which rivalled medieval Rome in size and complexity. Research indicates that Cahokia was carefully planned in accordance with Native American beliefs and cosmology. This documentary traces…
Apple's Broken Promises
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Do you know how your iPhone is made? Apple is the most valuable brand on the planet, making products that everyone wants - but how are its workers treated when the world isn't looking? A BBC documentary team goes undercover…
Turn of the Screw
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A hauntingly atmospheric and star-studded adaptation of Henry James' classic gothic horror story. A young, inexperienced governess is hired to look after two small children abandoned by their uncle, following the death of their parents, at his grand country house.…
KKK - The Fight for White Supremacy
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America's most infamous supremacist group - the Ku Klux Klan - says they are in the midst of a revival, with a surge in membership and cross burnings across the Deep South. Film-maker Dan Murdoch meets the leaders of the…
The Go Between - The Past Is A Foreign Country
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When the reserved, elderly Leo Colston comes across a childhood diary, he recalls the painful events of the summer that shaped his character - memories that have long since been locked away... Fifty years earlier, a 12-year-old Leo is spending…
Antibiotic Apocalypse - The Growing Threat Posed by Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs
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An investigation into the global advance of antibiotic-resistant superbugs 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…
Lady Chatterley's Lover
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Holliday Grainger, Richard Madden and James Norton star in Jed Mercurio's adaptation of DH Lawrence's legendary tale of love across class boundaries. When Sir Clifford Chatterley returns to Wragby Hall in 1918 a broken man, his beautiful and spirited young…
An Inspector Calls
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Emotionally powerful and sharply relevant, this is a stylish new adaptation of JB Priestley's timeless masterpiece. An Inspector Calls is both an enthralling mystery and a scathing critique of a hypocritical, class-obsessed society. Set in 1912, it vividly evokes a…
Copenhagen
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An adaptation of the popular Michael Frayn stage-play based around a strange trip the German physicist Werner Heisenberg made to Copenhagen in 1941 to see his Danish counterpart Niels Bohr. Old friends and close colleagues, they had revolutionised atomic physics…
Obsessed With My Body - Young Men and Body Image
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Body image is becoming more and more important to young men, with teens in particular seeking constant approval online and encouraging each other to look better, bigger and even browner in their pursuit of the perfect body. Incredibly they now…
Fantastic Mr Feynman - Nobel Prize Winning Physicist
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Twenty five years after the death of the brilliant and charismatic Richard Feynman, this fascinating film explores the remarkable life of the Nobel Prize winner who was one of the greatest scientists of the 20th Century. Drawing on the BBC's…
The Fastest Changing Place on Earth - The Biggest Urbanization Project in Human History
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This World tells the story of White Horse Village, a tiny farming community deep in rural China. A decade ago, it became part of the biggest urbanisation project in human history, as the Chinese government decided to take half a…
Prostitution - What's the Harm?
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Prostitution in Britain is thriving, revolutionised by the internet and serviced by an estimated 100,000 sex workers. Billie JD Porter goes in search of the human face of the prostitution business, talking to the young men who routinely pay for…
Under The Greenwood Tree - Where True Love Blossoms
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Keeley Hawes stars in this enchanting adaptation of Thomas Hardy's pastoral romance set in the 19th Century. Amongst the surrounding farms and woodlands of the idyllic village of Mellstock, Dorset, a love story grows between local boy Dick Dewey and…
The Knight's Tale
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Ace and Paul are two young prisoners who've been friends since childhood. When they fall in love with the same woman, Emily, a teacher at the prison, their friendship is torn apart and they become bitter enemies. When Ace has…
Rome's Invisible City
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With the help of a team of experts and the latest in 3-D scanning technology, Alexander Armstrong, along with Dr Michael Scott, explores the hidden underground treasures that made Rome the powerhouse of the ancient world. In his favourite city,…
Emma Episode 3
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Emma teases Mr Knightley about Jane, but he remains tight-lipped. Meanwhile, Frank and Emma plan a ball, and Emma wonders whether she might be in love with him. Despite having a wonderful time at a village ball, she decides not.…
Panorama: Amazon - the Truth Behind the Click
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It's the online retailer that has transformed the way we shop, but how does Amazon treat the workers who retrieve our orders? Working conditions in the company's giant warehouses have been condemned by unions as among the worst in Britain.…
Sense and Sensibility Episode 3
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Marianne learns the full extent of Willoughby's betrayal and wrongdoing from Brandon, who reveals that Willoughby was disinherited by his aunt after getting a young girl (Brandon's own ward) pregnant. Willoughby then ran off to London to - successfully -…