Features – Page 9

  • Alexandra Shulman
    Behind The Scenes

    Inside British Vogue, BBC2

    2016-09-07T11:30:00Z

    The opportunity to make a series about a major British institution doesn’t usually just fall into your lap, says Katie Buchanan

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    Behind The Scenes

    Robot Wars, BBC2

    2016-07-21T16:40:00Z

    As Sir Killalot, Matilda and the rest of the Robot Wars gang prepare for their TV comeback, Olly Grant visits the giant set where the souped-up veterans will take on the next generation

  • City in the Sky
    Behind The Scenes

    City in the Sky, BBC2

    2016-06-03T13:26:00Z

    Russell Levin highlights the challenges of trying to film 300 tonne aircraft taking off from the coldest city on earth.

  • Battle of Jutland
    Behind The Scenes

    Battle of Jutland: the Navy's Bloodiest Day, BBC2

    2016-05-27T11:10:00Z

    What started as a personal story for executive producer Liz McLeod became a technical jigsaw puzzle for director Alicia Aarce

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    Behind The Scenes

    Last Whites of the East End, BBC1

    2016-05-24T11:54:00Z

    We warmed up many of our contributors over a pint - but we had to out ourselves as lightweights, says Kelly Close

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    Behind The Scenes

    Love, Nina, BBC1

    2016-05-19T08:28:00Z

    Our fictionalised take on Nina Stibbe’s book tries to shine a light on the every day with wit, heart and visual flourish, says Jamie Laurenson

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    Behind The Scenes

    Hetty Feather, CBBC

    2016-05-12T17:40:00Z

    Convincing children that ‘old stuff ’ is worth watching is one thing; curbing contemporary slang on set is quite another, discovered David Collier

  • Adrian-Riot-Camera
    Behind The Scenes

    Undercover, BBC1

    2016-04-04T09:34:00Z

    Key scenes finally clicked once we changed continent last-minute, says producer Richard Stokes - while director James Hawes battled to make a riot look real.

  • Life In The Air, BBC1
    Behind The Scenes

    Life In The Air, BBC1

    2016-04-01T13:19:00Z

    Capturing animals in flight in some of the world’s toughest locations required some unorthodox kit, says Simon Bell

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    Behind The Scenes

    Eddie Izzard: Marathon Man, BBC3

    2016-03-29T12:07:00Z

    Eddie Izzard’s Sport Relief challenge was an endurance test for the production team too, says executive producer Nick Catliff

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    Behind The Scenes

    Can't Touch This, BBC1

    2016-03-18T12:58:00Z

    Getting a commission turned out to be the easy bit - the real test was losing our location and having to build three new sets in a building with a leaky roof, says Stellify’s joint managing director Matthew Worthy

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    Behind The Scenes

    Two Doors Down, BBC2

    2016-03-10T12:21:00Z

    When you have naturally funny performers like Doon Mackichan, Elaine C Smith and Sharon Rooney in your cast, you’d be crazy not to take their opinions on board, says Simon Carlyle

  • Her Story, The Female Revolution
    Features

    Her Story: the Female Revolution, BBC World News

    2016-03-04T09:50:00Z

    Films of Records’s Neil Grant on partnering with advertising agency JWT Entertainment.

  • Stag
    Behind The Scenes

    Stag, BBC2

    2016-03-02T12:45:00Z

    We went full ‘method’ in recreating the stag do from hell in the Scottish Highlands, says Jim Field Smith

  • The Prosecutors, BBC4
    Behind The Scenes

    The Prosecutors, BBC4

    2016-02-24T12:17:00Z

    You learn to be patient when there’s no guarantee you’ll be able to use the cases you’re following, say Sara Hardy and Blue Ryan

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    Behind The Scenes

    Thirteen, BBC3

    2016-02-11T08:28:00Z

    Commissioned before BBC3’s online move was set in stone, Thirteen had to shift from a traditional production road map to one that embraced all things digital.

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    The Broadcast Interview

    Susanne Bier, The Night Manager

    2016-02-11T08:22:00Z

    Acclaimed Danish film director Susanne Bier waited 25 years to make her TV debut - with a thriller that had taken almost as long to get to the screen.

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    Behind The Scenes

    The Rack Pack, BBC iPlayer

    2016-01-14T08:24:00Z

    Our BBC iPlayer film presented two huge challenges: combining comedy and tragedy, and making non-professionals look like geniuses with a snooker cue, says Barney Reisz

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    Behind The Scenes

    Dickensian, BBC1

    2015-12-17T07:28:00Z

    On a vast Victorian street set in a warehouse in west London, James Rampton hears how Red Planet took a light-footed approach to its rummage through Charles Dickens’ brain

  • War and Peace, BBC1
    Behind The Scenes

    War and Peace, BBC1

    2015-12-17T07:20:00Z

    At more than 1,400 pages, adapting War And Peace as a six-part drama was not for the fainthearted. Olly Grant meets the director, producer and crew charged with bringing the epic story to life