With BBC Productions (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
60 min | Documentary
A series of films about how humans have been colonized by the machines we have built. Although we don't realize it, the way we see everything in the world today is through the eyes of the computers.
6. Gracie! (2009 TV Movie)
77 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
In 1939 Gracie Fields, the 'Queen of Hearts', is at the height of her success as a singer and actress and the whole nation seems to wish her a speedy recovery from cervical cancer. When ... See full summary »
9. Bible's Buried Secrets (2011– )
60 min | Documentary, History
Francesca Stavrakopoulou, a scholar of the Hebrew bible, challenges commonly believed interpretations of the Bible. Including the belief that King David ruled a vast empire in the 10th ... See full summary »
11. The Cricklewood Greats (2012 TV Movie)
44 min | Comedy
The presenter recalls his boyhood heroes from the Cricklewood film studios,assisted by Tim Dempsey,founder of the Cricklewood Appreciation Society. The studio was established by failed ... See full summary »
13. Synth Britannia (2009 TV Movie)
90 min | Documentary, Music
Following a generation of post-punk musicians who went to form successful electronic bands in the 70s and 80s and had a profound impact on present day music.
14. Harry & Paul's Story of the 2s (2014 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 60 min | Comedy
As part of the BBC2 50th anniversary celebrations comedians Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse were commissioned to produce this spoof history of the channel. It parodies the channel, its content and the history documentary.
17. Celebrity Mastermind (2003– )
29 min | Game-Show
Celebrities take on the challenge of answering quiz questions in the Mastermind black chair, first on their chosen specialist subject, and then general knowledge, competing to win a donation for their nominated charity.
21. Dunkirk: The Soldiers' Story (2004 TV Movie)
45 min | Documentary, War
In response to the march of the German army across Europe, thousands of young British men were sent to the front lines to push them back into Germany and it was believed that they would ... See full summary »
22. Snow Babies (2012 TV Movie)
Caroline Quentin narrates this heart-warming tale of a special group of baby animals born in some of the coldest and harshest places on Earth. We follow the ups and downs of impossibly cute... See full summary »
23. They Came from Manchester: Five Decades of Mancunian Pop (2008 TV Movie)
57 min | Music
A selection of performances by Manchester-based acts culled from the BBC archives.
26. Abba at the BBC (2013 TV Special)
60 min | Music
A compilation of ABBA's greatest performances at the BBC, including Waterloo, Dancing Queen, Does Your Mother Know, Thank You for the Music, SOS, Fernando, Chiquitita and more.
29. Rigoletto (II) (2001 TV Movie)
167 min | Crime, Drama, Music
A disfigured court jester named Rigoletto seeks vengeance for his daughter who fell in love with the Duke of Mantua, and for his own humiliation, with tragic results.
31. Gershwin's Summertime: The Song That Conquered the World (2011 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary, Music
The song "Summertime" was written by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose Heyward and although not thought to be directly involved, Ira Gershwin gets ... See full summary »
34. Armando's Tale of Charles Dickens (2012 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary
Reevaluation of Dickens as modem and contemporary, without the Victorian seriousness. By interviewing ordinary people it focuses on his comedy, characters, view of children, money, bureaucracy, private life, plus texts showing his process.
38. Millionaire: Mickie Most (1968 TV Short)
35 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Mickie Most (1938-2003) was an English record producer behind hit singles for acts such as the Animals, Herman's Hermits, Donovan, Lulu, Suzi Quatro, Hot Chocolate, Kim Wilde and so on.
42. Writing for Walford (2012 TV Movie)
30 min | Documentary
A guide to writing scripts for television dramas, such as EastEnders (1985), presented by Tameka Empson, who plays Kim Fox in the show. Interviews and video diaries with writers, directors,... See full summary »
46. The Comedy Genius of John Sullivan (2011 TV Movie)
28 min | Documentary
48. La clemenza di Tito (1991 TV Movie)
140 min | Drama, Music
Titus Vespasian, Emperor of Rome, has succeeded to the throne that his father, Vespasian, usurped from the Emperor Vitellius. Vitellia, daughter of Vitellius, urges her boyfriend Sextus to ... See full summary »
50. Steve Winwood: English Soul (2013)
60 min | Documentary, Music
Tracing Winwood's journey in-depth from the 60s to present, a master musician blending rock and roll with R&B, rare archive footage, extensive interviews including Eric Clapton, Paul Rodgers, Paul Jones, Paul Weller, Dave Mason.