Sir David Attenborough - The Early Years
This programme is part of a BBC Four Collection showcasing the early work of Sir David Attenborough.
More about this programmeIn 1969, David Attenborough returned to Bali to film a new series about the region. The Miracle of Bali looked at the religion, art, music and dance of the people of Peliatan village. One particular fan of the programme was composer Benjamin Britten, who had used sections of Balinese music in his score for the ballet 'The Prince of the Pagodas'.
About BBC Four Collection programmesProgrammes are selected, in part, for their historical context and reflect the broadcast standards and attitudes of their time, which may not accord to some current BBC editorial guidelines. We aim to select programmes which can be shown in their entirety but in some cases edits are required.
- David Attenborough
- Camera Operator
- Charles Lagus
- Nancy Thomas
Fri 26 Oct 1956 20:15 BBC Television Service
A collection of programmes showcasing the early work of Sir David Attenborough.