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Review: Soundtrack 7-FKA twigs

This film premiere, screened last night on BBC4, is a much-needed slice of contemporary dance on TV.

Filmed at Manchester International Festival, FKA twigs’ (real name Tahliah Debrett Barnett) residency shows her as pugilist as much as sensualist. 147 more words

Lorna Irvine

Saturday SkandiCrime: Modus, episodes 1 & 2

I’m late coming to this newest example of SkandiSaturday night entertainment because this happens to have been one of my working Sundays. Indeed, I’ve done a full day’s shift between the first and second episodes, so excuse me if my thinking is a little disjointed. 1,073 more words

The Goggle-Box

BBC4 To Show Top Of The Pops 1982 This Weekend (UK)!

Hello everyone! I have some exciting news especially if you are the UK! The UK TV station BBC4 will be Showing episodes from the long-running pop music show Top Of The Pops (TOTP). 119 more words

David Christie

The Kingston Trio

A BBC4 documentary on the Beach Boys introduced me to this 1958 version


Waldemar Januszczak profiles Walter Sickert and John Singer Sargent

I would love to make a film like this – the structure of it is just so free flowing and alive, the way Januszczak acts as though he’s making it up as he goes, just musing as he bumbles along.  13 more words


BBC Four - Sleuths, Spies & Sorcerers: Andrew Marr's Paperback Heroes

Andrew Marr explores detective fiction, fantasy epics(!) and spy novels.

I watched a recording of this last night and thoroughly enjoyed it. It even featured a favourite author of mine (despite the other huge authors of yesteryear mentioned in the show): … 37 more words

BBC 4 / Kuşların Yaşamı / Bölüm: Olağanüstü uçuş yeteneği / Aerodinamik Albatros / The Mastery of Flight / Aerodynamic Albatross


Aerodinamik albatros

Havalanan bir kuş nerdeyse hiç güç harcamadan uçuyormuş izlenimi verir.

Ve bu albatros gibi gerçekten mükemmel bir uçucuyu izlerken, doğa kanununa meydan okuyor gibi gelir. 349 more words