Outlook

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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  • Undercover with Afghan Tribesmen

    Mon, 21 Jul 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    30 days remaining

    The American soldier who went undercover with Afghan tribes and his journalist wife who risked her life to live alongside him; the fisherman who became an internationally acclaimed lambada dancer; an ex-cult member shares her story of creating her new life and identity; the world's fastest talking woman.

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  • Weekend Outlook:Shipwreck, jail, inferno and comedy

    Sat, 19 Jul 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Available:
    27 days remaining

    The exile who faced execution in Iran and his wife who fought to free him; Matt Lewis on surviving arctic shipwreck; actress Nadia Manzoor on the show telling the story of her life; an Australian ultra-marathon runner caught in a devastating bush fire.

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  • My time on Iran's death row

    Thu, 17 Jul 14

    Duration:
    51 mins

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    The exile who faced execution in Iran and his wife who fought to get him released; a traditional snake charmer from Bangladesh; poet and human rights activist Carolyn Forché.

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  • "Father" to 15 migrant children

    Wed, 16 Jul 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    How an Eritrean refugee posed as the husband of 15 women to help them give birth; a Brazilian sculptor who turns whale bones into art; an Australian ultra-marathon runner caught in a devastating bush fire; and an Iranian teacher on the challenge of telling his friends he is gay.

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  • Surviving Antarctic Shipwreck

    Tue, 15 Jul 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Matt Lewis on surviving shipwreck; Nilofar Elhami on her boyfriend's journey to Iran on her behalf; Massimo Sestini on his iconic pictures of migrants; Richard Linklater on the story behind Boyhood.

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  • Justice for my daughter's murder

    Mon, 14 Jul 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    23 days remaining

    Jorge Velasquez seeks justice for his daughter's murder; actress Nadia Manzoor on the show telling the story of her life; Vikie Shanks on how she raised seven disabled children on her own; Kiribati weightlifter David Katoatau on his favourite song, Ruff Dogs' "Salute".

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  • Outlook Weekend:Campaigners, lost voices, and song

    Sat, 12 Jul 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    20 days remaining

    Meron Estefanos, broadcasting voices of Eritrean hostages; Charlie Waite on photographing Libya; Canadian Indian ghazal singer Kiran Ahluwalia; Emma O'Reilly blew the whistle on Lance Armstrong; Indian street children's newspaper Balak Nama.

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  • Giving A Voice to Kidnapped Eritreans

    Thu, 10 Jul 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Meron Estefanos, broadcasting voices of Eritrean hostages; Ben Sansum, living in the 1940s; Italian drag queen Davide Cordova; Iranian opera singer Shiva Soroush.

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  • Battling Ebola in Guinea

    Wed, 9 Jul 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Ebola doctor William Fischer; Canadian Indian ghazal singer Kiran Ahluwalia; Indian nun in South Sudan, Sister Gracy.

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  • I Exposed Drugs Cheat Lance Armstrong

    Tue, 8 Jul 14

    Duration:
    52 mins

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    17 days remaining

    Emma O'Reilly on blowing the whistle on cycling's doping culture; Cameroonian doctor George Bwelle; 7/7 survivor Sajda Mughal; Cori Wegener on saving the world's art from war and disaster.

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