Lars Tharp visits China to explore why its porcelain vases are so famous and expensive. (R)
4/10 Paul Martin meets a silversmith at the top of his game.
Matt Baker and Alex Jones are joined by Jo Brand who stars in a new series of Getting On.
BBC One except Oxfordshire
6/6 Eilidh MacLeod explores the breadth and richness of the Gaelic language. (R)
6/13 The cinematic blunders and gaffes that the film studios hoped they had got away with. (R)
Lyse Doucet asks if the social media revolution spells the end for broadcast news.
BBC Two except Wales
BBC Two Wales only
13/32 Tom Dyckhoff presents the six buildings shortlisted for 2012's Stirling Prize. (R)
BBC Two England, Scotland only
BBC Two Northern Ireland only
Friday 12 October 2012