Oscar-winning drama based on the true story of prominent mathematician John Nash.
Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie's eccentric sketch show
Jools Holland and his band celebrate big band music from the 1930s to the 1950s.
Richard Clay guides us from cave art to street art to unravel the enigma of graffiti.
The story of the revolution in modern fatherhood in Britain during the last 100 years
One-off period comedy, peeping into the lives of a family's Christmases across the 1980s.
Comic monologue about a mother's preparations for her daughter's wedding day.
French drama. A girl, pregnant at just 17, decides to give birth anonymously.
The story of the 1971 charity rock concert organised by George Harrison in New York.
A portrait of the real Andy Warhol, the man behind the enigmatic pop art superstar.
Offbeat comedy in which a con artist uses her female charms to steal a stash of jewels.
Richard Fell's adaptation of Fred Hoyle and John Elliot's 1961 sci-fi classic.
Anarchic and offbeat 1960s story of 36 hours in the lives of the Beatles.
The crew of a Danish cargo ship is held hostage by Somali pirates.
Neil Oliver's epic story of how Britain and its people came to be
How artists have used gold, blue and white to stir emotions and alter history's course
History series presented by Simon Schama
Six-part series tracing the history of British art from 1066 to the modern day.
Historian Diarmaid MacCulloch reveals the origins of Christianity
Actor and writer Mark Gatiss celebrates the greatest achievements of horror cinema
Documentary charting the birth and growth of the Scottish nation.
Examining historical people, places, inventions and events that changed the world.
Documentary about the huge growth in popularity of western classical music in China.
A prodigal son returning, Michael Smith goes in search of the Newcastle of his youth.
Graham Chapman's recollections are brought to bizarre life using friends and animation.
Vintage performances from the Later... with Jools Holland archives
Roy Hudd joins the BBC Concert Orchestra for the first TV recording of the radio show.
Docudrama from 1956 exploring the experiences of a West Indian immigrant in London.
Katie Derham introduces a retelling of the Nativity through the music of John Rutter.
Andrew Graham-Dixon goes behind the scenes at the Rijksmuseum in the Netherlands.
Drama based on the events of April 14, 1912, when the luxury liner Titanic met an iceberg.
John Betjeman visits various churches in the Diocese of Norwich. (1974)
Griff Rhys Jones undertakes a project to restore his decaying farmhouse in Wales.
1980s adaption of the John le Carre novel.
Series which journeys around Britain and considers how the landscape has inspired artists
Including Arnold Layne, Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2) and Grantchester Meadows.
Documentary in which the nation's oldest men and women recount personal childhood stories.
Andrew Motion's tribute to the last veteran of the Great War trenches, Harry Patch.
Owen Sheers explores six great works of poetry set in the British landscape.
Peter Capaldi examines the paintings and artists that have made Scottish art special.
Drama about a lively girl with a macabre imagination who meets a new friend, a vampire.
How the ideas that shaped Margaret More's education changed the cultural life of England.
Following 48 hours in the lives of 22 British children to see what they get up to.
The young wife of the Danish king Christian VII has an affair with her husband's doctor.
Documentary series following Rev Christine Musser in her Cornish parish
Khayrulla Fayz returns to Tajikistan to discover what life is like for people there now.
Film about the 1976 Paris-Roubaix bike race over the cobbled tracks of northern France.
Kelvin Mackenzie examines the early days of tabloid journalism.
Documentary showing how Britain in the 1930s was far less bleak than is often portrayed.
Sadeq Saba travels around Iran meeting its people and exploring its culinary history.
A group of historians and archaeologists prepare a Tudor feast without modern techniques.
A look behind the scenes of British Airways, one of the UK's most visible brands.
The history of our curious relationship with murder is explored by Lucy Worsley.
A film taking a humorous peek behind the scenes of the 1948 London Olympics.
Art historian Dr James Fox makes the case for a singularly British renaissance.
Lucy Worsley delves into the history of romance in our country.
Rachel and Becky Unthank explore England's hidden winter customs and dance traditions.
Adaptation of the classic ghost story by MR James.
TV adaptation of John Mortimer's autobiographical play in honour of his barrister father.
Drama, exploring the identities of Shakespeare's 'fair youth' and 'dark lady'.
Dramatisation of the life of Vera Brittain, a young woman who survived the First World War
Alan Bennett's award-winning one-woman drama starring Patricia Routledge.
An insight into the life and work of British television dramatist Peter Bowker.
Compilation of the greatest moments from the talk shows of specific years
Documentary series following a year in the life of Gyantse, Tibet’s third largest town.
With Kimmo Pohjonen, Yamato Drummers, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Orchestra Baobab and more.
Tom Fort whisks us through the landscape around the A303 road and 5,000 years of history.
Darkly comic European road movie in which between two feuding neighbours take a journey.
With Waterloo, Dancing Queen, Does Your Mother Know, SOS, Fernando, Chiquitita and more.
Documentary which sheds new light on the abdication of King Edward VIII.
Highlights of a concert to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan tragedy.
A film poem to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster.
The 1970s music and styles which influenced Abigail's Party.
A group of old university friends take a holiday at a Caspian beach resort in Iran.
Documentary re-assessing the reputation of American president, Abraham Lincoln.
Jonathan Meades gives a personal perspective of British history.
An energetic musical set in London's Soho in the late 1950s.
Sitcom following the exploits of PR firm Prentiss McCabe.
The history of scientists who attempted to harness the ultimate limit of cold.
How a group of enthusiasts tried to build a brand new mainline steam engine from scratch.
The story of abstract art in Britain through the words of some of its leading lights.
With Whole Lotta Rosie, Highway to Hell, Back in Black and You Shook Me All Night Long.
Charles Rangeley-Wilson journeys the world to find unusual fish and the tales behind them.
Drama series following people accused of crimes as each awaits the verdict of their trial.
A production of Handel's opera Acis and Galatea with the Royal Opera and the Royal Ballet.
With Jimmy Page, Oasis, David Bowie, Donovan, Joan Armatrading and Joni Mitchell.
Cult 1960s sci-fi drama about a Victorian adventurer revived from hibernation in 1966
A family of tenant hill farmers try to breed the perfect sheep.
A look at telling events in the life of WH Auden, with interviews from the archives.
Sue Townsend's angst-ridden diarist returns, aged 31 but still a frustrated intellectual
Documentary looking at the work of Victorian-era adventure writer Henry Rider Haggard.
An Australian with more than a mild dislike of the Poms finds himself in dear old Blighty.
Tense drama of Washington politics based on Allen Drury's bestselling novel.
Eye to eye with the unknown - the world's wildest continent.
Sean Langan is off to east Africa to ride the rails of the historic Tazara railroad.
Series tracing the roots of African music, featuring some of the continent's major artists