All BBC4 articles – Page 18

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    BBC4 redesigns idents for March Japan season

    2009-02-04T18:17:45Z

    BBC4's idents will get a Japanese makeover to promote a season on “the real but hidden soul” of Japan.

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    AND FINALLY ... Nick Fraser, editor of BBC4 and BBC2's Storyville, on turning up at Kim Philby's funeral.

    2003-07-17T16:12:56Z

    What's the cruellest thing you've ever done?Gnat-huntingTell us one of your most hilarious faux pasCrashing KGB

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    Racy French films to spice up BBC4

    2003-06-13T10:38:18Z

    Digital culture channel BBC4 is to spice up its schedule with a week of programmes devoted to the French and sex, writes Leigh Holmwood

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    PROGRAMMING - BBC4 DOC TAKES EUROPEAN VIEW OF DUNKIRK.

    2003-06-06T08:46:56Z

    Acting BBC4 controller Nicola Moody has commissioned a 60-minute documentary telling the story of the second

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    WARE TO TAKE OVER BBC4.

    2003-06-06T08:46:54Z

    BBC4 managing editor Nick Ware is to take over day-to-day running of the digital culture channel

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    BBC4 doc takes European view of Dunkirk

    2003-06-05T08:30:00Z

    Acting BBC4 controller Nicola Moody has commissioned a 60-minute documentary telling the story of the second world war Dunkirk landings from a German and French perspective. The programme, which will be made in-house and executive produced by Mike Poole, will complement other BBC programming devoted to the landings next year, ...

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    Ware takes the helm at BBC4

    2003-06-04T09:20:47Z

    BBC4 managing editor Nick Ware is to take over day-to-day running of the digital culture channel from the middle of the month when acting-controller Nicola Moody goes on maternity leave, writes Leigh Holmwood

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    BBC4 to look at the greatest historians

    2003-05-15T08:30:00Z

    BBC4 has ordered a major 3 x 50-minute series that aims to bring the world's greatest historians to life. Great Historians , to be executive produced in-house by Jonathan Gili, will use actors to explore the work of Edward Gibbon, author of ...

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    PROGRAMMING - BBC4 SPECIAL FOCUSES ON INDIRA GANDHI.

    2003-04-30T11:10:11Z

    Former Indian leader Indira Gandhi is to be the subject of BBC4 special. The 90-minute The

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    BBC4 special focuses on Indira Gandhi

    2003-04-24T08:30:00Z

    Former Indian leader Indira Gandhi is to be the subject of BBC4 special. The 90-minute The Death of Indira Gandhi , commissioned by BBC4 controller Roly Keating and commissioning executive Richard Klein, will look at the events leading up to her assassination in 1984 as ...

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    Programming - BBC4 plans series about 'dark lady' of DNA.

    2003-04-14T15:34:32Z

    A documentary on molecular biologist Rosalind Franklin is to be the centrepiece of a season of

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    BBC4 plans series about 'dark lady' of DNA

    2003-04-10T08:30:00Z

    A documentary on molecular biologist Rosalind Franklin is to be the centrepiece of a season of programmes about DNA on BBC4. The 50-minute Dark Lady of DNA , a Nova production by Providence Pictures for WGBH Boston and BBC4, will look at the work she ...

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    BBC2 gets twice-weekly 'BBC4 Zone'

    2003-04-07T16:52:23Z

    The BBC is to give programmes from its digital arts channel BBC4 a twice-weekly airing on BBC2 as of tomorrow (8 April), in a bid to promote the channel and to drive digital takeup, writes Luke Satchell

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    Fresh orders from BBC4.

    2003-03-07T16:06:48Z

    BBC4 controller Roly Keating has unveiled a swathe of new commissions, including a documentary series on the National Trust, writes Jon Rogers.

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    Tully to front major BBC4 piece on India.

    2003-03-03T16:06:22Z

    A major new programme about the future of India from the BBC's controversial former India correspondent

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    Keating insists BBC4 critics miss point.

    2003-03-03T16:06:22Z

    BBC4 controller Roly Keating has defended the digital culture channel against accusations that it is not pulling in large enough audiences as it reaches its first anniversary on air, writes Leigh Holmwood.

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    Keating unveils new BBC4 raft

    2003-03-03T15:47:39Z

    BBC4 controller Roly Keating has unveiled a raft of new commissions, including a documentary series on the National Trust, which will follow the behind the scenes activities of the organisation, writes Jon Rogers

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    Millions come and go for BBC4

    2003-02-28T10:46:14Z

    Twelve million viewers have sampled BBC4 in its first year, it was claimed yesterday, but the numbers staying for a...

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    Keating insists BBC4 critics miss point

    2003-02-27T16:29:24Z

    BBC4 controller Roly Keating has defended the digital culture channel against accusations that it is not pulling in large enough audiences as it reaches its first anniversary on air, writes Leigh Holmwood .

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    Tully to front major BBC4 piece on India

    2003-02-27T16:27:03Z

    A major new programme about the future of India from the BBC's controversial former India correspondent Mark Tully, as well as a full series of hypothetical crisis programme The Situation Room , have been commissioned by BBC4 controller Roly Keating as the channel reaches its ...