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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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  • My 10 days in Islamic State

    Thu, 26 Feb 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Jürgen Todenhöfer: The German journalist who spent 10 days inside Islamic State; Marjan Baybol-Kizi on the disappearance of the Aral Sea; Paul Kirika: On collecting seeds in Kenya; Inti Castro: Chile's most famous street artist

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  • My "hero son" shot dead in Kiev

    Wed, 25 Feb 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

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    29 days remaining

    A year on from the Maidan massacre, a father's pride in his teenage son, shot by a sniper.

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  • The woman who feels no pain

    Tue, 24 Feb 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Marisa de Toledo from Brazil cannot feel pain; Fatuma Ibrahim helps child soldiers in South Sudan rebuild their lives; the Hollywood director of Oscar-nominated 'Boyhood', Richard Linklater; and the Harlem jazz musician Marjorie Eliot who has held a free jazz concert in her apartment every Sunday for the last 22 years.

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  • A cello revolution

    Mon, 23 Feb 15

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    50 mins

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    2Cellos: Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser who perform rock classics on the cello, the NFL Footballer who gave up tens of millions of dollars to become a farmer, the Italian woman devoted to her rescue pigs and the former punk rebel from Peru.

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  • Outlook Weekend:Shark Attack; Brit Samba; Egypt Sumo

    Sun, 22 Feb 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    Regina Catrambone and Brigadier Martin Xuereb - rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean; Abdelrahman Shaalan - Egyptian Sumo wrestler; Ruqsana Begum - British-Bangladeshi Muay Thai boxer; Gabrielle Jackson - the Australian journalist who was run over by a train in India; Achmat Hassiem - survived a shark attack; Antonia Eklund - the British girl who danced at the Rio de Janeiro Carnival.

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  • Maidan survivor stories

    Thu, 19 Feb 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

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    23 days remaining

    Maidan Square uprising survivor stories. Gabrielle Jackson - the Australian journalist who was run over by a train in India. Antonia Eklund - the British girl who danced at the Rio de Janerio Carnival. And the producer of Oscar nominated film Leviathan, Alexander Rodnyansky.

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  • Millionaires saving migrants

    Wed, 18 Feb 15

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    50 mins

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    Regina Catrambone and Brigadier Martin Xuereb - rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean; British artist Sanchita Islam; Abdelrahman Shaalan - Egyptian Sumo wrestler; Fazal Hakimi - Afghan taxi driver turned actor.

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  • Syrian Laptop 'Revolutionary'

    Tue, 17 Feb 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Ala'a Basatneh - Syrian Laptop 'revolutionary'; Norma Miller - 95-year-old 'Queen of Swing'; Kyila - set up first kindergaten for blind children in Tibet; Winston Ruddle - founded circus school in Tanzania.

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  • From shark attack to Paralympian

    Mon, 16 Feb 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Achmat Hussiem - survived a shark attack; Maya and Nancy Yamout - interviewing prisoners in Beirut; Ruqsana Begum - British-Bangladeshi Muay Thai boxer; Ali Azimi - Iranian rock musician.

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  • Outlook Weekend: Winnie Byanyima, George Mel, Sister Rosemary

    Sun, 15 Feb 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    Winnie Byanyima, from Ugandan refugee to the first African director of Oxfam International; the Romanian homeless man who won the lottery in Sweden; Sister Rosemary's sewing school for LRA victims; George Mel, plane builder in South Sudan

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