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Outlook

True life stories. Join Matthew Bannister, Monday to Thursday. Includes our daily history programme Witness. Or join us for the best of Outlook on Saturdays.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • China's Blind "Barefoot Lawyer"

    Mon, 30 Mar 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Available:
    30 days remaining

    Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng; Ron Turner, founder of comic book publishing company called Last Gasp; Basma Hameed who uses tattoos to colour-in her burn injuries; best-selling Australian writer Brooke Davis.

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  • Outlook Weekend: Kidnapped Twice; Interpreter; Boxer

    Sun, 29 Mar 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Available:
    28 days remaining

    Lynsey Addario the photojournalist who was kidnapped twice; Namibia Flores Rodriguez Cuba's only female boxer; the Indian woman who posted an honest marriage profile online; Maori actor Cliff Curtis; the Swedish Eurovision sign language interpreter.

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  • Refugee Drilling for Water in S. Sudan

    Thu, 26 Mar 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Available:
    25 days remaining

    Buey Tut: The refugee returning to South Sudan to bring water to his homeland; Tommy Krangh: the Swedish Eurovision sign language interpreter; Baulkham Hills African Ladies Troupe: Refugees bring their stories to the stage; Mark and Scott Kelly: the twin astronauts in a unique space experiment

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  • On the Trail of an LA Serial Killer

    Wed, 25 Mar 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

    Available:
    24 days remaining

    Documentary maker Nick Broomfield has investigated a serial killer dubbed The Grim Sleeper; Namibia Flores Rodriguez is Cuba's only female boxer; Maori actor Cliff Curtis; Pakistan's 14 year-old campaigner against child marriage

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  • Photojournalist who was kidnapped twice

    Tue, 24 Mar 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    Lynsey Addario - US photojournalist who was kidnapped twice; Fabian Wichmann - German anti-Neo Nazi activist; Nazar al-Saqqaf who runs a mobile school for street children in Yemen; Sigourney Weaver - American movie star

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  • Homeless refugee to Chess Champion

    Mon, 23 Mar 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

    Available:
    22 days remaining

    The Bangladeshi refugee who became a chess star in France, Afghan teacher Azizullah Royesh on defying the Taliban, Algerian novelist Yasmina Khadra, and the Indian woman who posted an honest marriage profile online

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  • Outlook Weekend: Blind Kayakers; Amazing Maze; Big Cats

    Sun, 22 Mar 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Available:
    21 days remaining

    Blind kayakers Erik Weihenmayer and Lonnie Bedwell who paddled the Grand Canyon; John Cummings, the retired lawyer who's built the USA's first museum of slavery; Dr Firas al-Kubaisy, a paediatric cardiologist in Iraq; Krithi Karanth, saving India's big cats; Lee Ridley, the British comedian who can't speak; the world's largest maze.

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  • Blind Kayakers Tackle the Grand Canyon

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

    Available:
    19 days remaining

    Blind kayakers Erik Weihenmayer and Lonnie Bedwell on tackling the Grand Canyon; Japanese born writer Kazuo Ishiguro on his latest novel; Italian Franco Maria Ricci, creator of the world’s largest maze; and two pioneering women film makers, Chika Anadu from Nigeria and Shonali Bose from India.

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  • Uganda's Slum Tarantino

    Wed, 18 Mar 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

    Available:
    18 days remaining

    The Ugandan director and American movie buff making hit low-budget action films in Kampala; Antarctic swimmer Lewis Pugh; LA crime reporter Jill Leovy; Kurdish poet Kawa Nemir.

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  • Gazan Doctor Turned Peace Campaigner

    Tue, 17 Mar 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Available:
    17 days remaining

    Dr Izzeldin Abuelaish - Gazan doctor turned peace campaigner; Krithi Karanth, saving India's big cats; David Best, Burning Man Festival artist; Lee Ridley, the British comedian who can't speak.

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