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 a poet.
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Emily Carr: Winds of Heaven
Explores the intimate details of Emily Carr’s artistic life, from the overbearing challenges of her Victorian upbringing, through her fifteen-year retreat from the...
Guggenheim and the Baroness
We know the Guggenheim Museum, but we do not know the story behind it - the story of its founding director: Hilla Rebay. Why have we never heard of her before?
The Art of China
From exquisitely detailed porcelain vases and delicately inked scrolls to the powerful imagery of Communist-era paintings, China's art has expressed the spirit of the Chinese people -...
David Starkey's Music & Monarchy
In this four-part series, renowned historian David Starkey shows how the lives of Britain’s greatest composers and musicians are inextricably linked to the...
High Art of the Low Countries
Beyond the clichés of windmills and clogs, the Low Countries have given us some of world’s most compelling works of art, from the luminous detail of Rembrandt’s The...
Treasures of Ancient Rome
Gladiators and senators, slaves and chariots - we think we know ancient Rome, but the real story of this complex civilization is far from the glitzy images of Hollywood...
Bloodied But Unbowed: Early Vancouver Punk
In the late '70s and early '80s Vancouver, punk music reared its ragged rancid head and let forth a rebel howl. Director Susanne Tabata's...