15 Sep. 1968Song of Summer
Traces last 5 years of the life of Frederick Delius through the eyes of a young composer called Eric Fenby.
24 Nov. 1968Paul Gauguin: Quest for Silence
8 Dec. 1968Hadrian VII
An eccentric Englishman of dubious reputation unexpectedly becomes Pope.
Nov. 1977Cream's Farewell Concert
The historic Farewell Concert at Albert Hall in London by one of rock's greatest groups has been dynamically recorded in this film by Robert Stigwood. The group, composed of Eric Clapton on lead guitar, Jack Bruce on bass and lead vocals, and Ginger Baker on drums, give an electrifying performance that is as exciting to watch as it is to hear. Each of the musicians has gone on to become a superstar in his own right, and we get to see fascinating backstage interviews with all of them. Highlights include the long version of "Sunshine of Your Love" and "White Room" along...
26 Jan. 1969Makers of the Queen's Music
A film about life as a musician in the Army today.
16 Feb. 1969Myrna Loy
From oriental belly dancer and femme fatale in the early Silents to the sophisticated star of The Thin Man series of comedy thrillers, Myrna Loy looks back over more than a hundred Hollywood films. An intelligent and articulate woman, her liberal conscience has taken her beyond the traditional role of the film star.
27 Apr. 1969Raymond Chandler: Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go
18 May 1969Margot Fonteyn: Birthday of a Ballerina
25 May 1969The Actors Changing Face: Acting Styles in the 20th Century
Todays theme is The Actors Changing Face: Acting Styles in the 20th Century.
Jun. 1969Vladmir Ashekenazy: The Vital Juices Are Russian