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A Picture of Britain

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Written by  David Dimbleby
Country of origin  United Kingdom
First episode date  5 June 2005
Presented by  David Dimbleby
Number of episodes  6
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Theme music composer  Andrew Blaney
Original language(s)  English
Final episode date  10 July 2005
Number of seasons  1
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Directed by  Sally Benton Nicky Illis
Starring  John Lundberg Vera Lynn Lady Mary Soames
Nominations  British Academy Television Craft Award for Photography - Factual
Similar  Britain and the Sea, How We Built Britain, Coast, Seven Ages of Britain, Britain from Above

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A Picture of Britain is a 2005 BBC television documentary series presented by David Dimbleby, which describes the British landscape and the art which it has inspired. In each of the six 1-hour episodes Dimbleby explores a different British region and discusses the ways that its landscape and culture have influenced painters, poets and composers.

Contents

The series is shot in 16:9 widescreen.

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Episodes

  1. The Romantic North (5 June 2005)
  2. The Flatlands (12 June 2005)
  3. Highlands and Glens (19 June 2005)
  4. The Heart of England (26 June 2005)
  5. The Home Front (3 July 2005)
  6. The Mystical West (10 July 2005)

Production

The series was produced in association with Tate Britain; the accompanying 2005 book authored by Dimbleby has been published by Tate Publishing.

DVD release

The region 2 DVD release of the series is by Contender Home Entertainment. It has also been packaged as part of a box set together with series 1 of Coast.

References

A Picture of Britain Wikipedia


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