Chronicles the life and work of British artist L.S. Lowry, best known for his atmospheric urban and industrial landscapes.
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I Am Not A Rock Star
What happens to child prodigies when they grow up? Since the age of five, Marika Bournaki has been focused on becoming a world-class pianist. This candid documentary follows...
The Story of Women and Art
Why are so few paintings by women in the world's museums and galleries? In this three-part series, professor Amanda Vickery rescues female artists from the shadows of...
Ted Hughes: Stronger Than Death
Ted Hughes is recognized as one of Britain's greatest and most controversial poets. This documentary explores how his compelling life story shaped his vision as...
Time Zero: The Last Year of Polaroid Film
In 2008, Polaroid ceased production of all instant film, signaling the end of an era - and an art form. In Time Zero, director Grant Hamilton, an...
The Many Lovers of Jane Austen
Professor Amanda Vickery, one of the leading chroniclers of Georgian England, considers why Jane Austen’s books continue to delight, amuse, console and provoke.
Tusarnituuq!: Nagano in the Land of the Inuit
In September 2008, the Montreal Symphonic Orchestra embarked on its first ever tour of the Canadian Arctic. Led by conductor Kent Nagano,...
Cesar Ritz is the notorious dishwasher who revolutionizes the world’s hotel business, only to collapse when his most ambitious goal, the coronation buffet for King Edward VI, cannot take place.