Time Shift: Sun and Moon

Monday, March 6, 2006 by · Comments Off 

One of the great joys of BBC4 is that its schedulers and programme makers are never afraid to rummage around the dustier corners of the archives. Read more

Time Shift: The Kneale Tapes

Wednesday, October 15, 2003 by · Comments Off 

One of the greatest feats in documentary-making is to track down a seemingly unknown, perhaps anonymous member of the public from a piece of archive footage and show them as they are today. Read more

Time Shift: Malcom Muggeridge

Monday, March 24, 2003 by · Comments Off 

About 20 years ago I received a novelty card game for Christmas. On the cards were printed a picture of a television character and a series of questions. Answer one correctly and move on to the next laying the last down to make a square and winning the game. There is a point to this. Read more