Arts series presented by Alan Yentob.
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Winter 2013 homepage
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Documentary from 1975 examining the many, often spectacular, personas of David Bowie.
imagine... gives an insight into the life of 16-time Grammy Award-winning singer Beyoncé.
Winter 2012 homepage
In a touching portrait, imagine... charts Freddie Mercury's solo projects and interests.
Salman Rushdie talks about how it felt to be condemned to death in 1989.
Arts series presented by Alan Yentob
Summer 2012 homepage
Winter 2011 homepage
Davis Guggenheim charts the making of U2's 1991 album, Achtung Baby.
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Alan Yentob examines how Russia's greatest novelist became her greatest troublemaker.
The Trouble with Tolstoy homepage
Autumn 2010 homepage
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The story of the making of The Rolling Stones' acclaimed 1972 album Exile on Main Street.
The story of Vincent Van Gogh, with dialogue sourced from his own words.
Winter 2009 homepage
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What makes a speech great? And has Barack Obama brought eloquence back to politics?
Alan Yentob hosts a three-part series looking at the history of the guitar.
The Story of the Guitar homepage
Autumn 2008 homepage
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Autumn 2007 homepage
Alan Yentob presents a documentary about cartoon pop group Gorillaz' foray into opera.
Spring 2007 homepage
Film documenting the creation of the Beatles project Love.
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