Call number: V-1394



Russia: A Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby
A Mentornmedia production for BBC, 2008
[Jonathan Dimbleby journeys from Kaliningrad in the west to Vladivostok in the east. He looks at how Russia's past has shaped her current identity and investigates what modern Russia means to her people now.]

Part 1: Breaking the Ice
[Summer 2006. Dimbleby visits Murmansk, Karelia and St Petersburg.]
Written and presented by Jonathan Dimbleby
Produced and directed by Hugh Thomson
Series producers: George Carey and Teresa Cherfas
BBC2, 11 May 2008
60 minutes

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Part 2: Country Matters
[Dimbleby attends a glamorous reception in Moscow and then takes the train to the family estate of Leo Tolstoy.]
Written and presented by Jonathan Dimbleby
Produced and directed by Hugh Thomson
Series producers: George Carey and Teresa Cherfas
BBC2, 18 May 2008
60 minutes

AND
3 minutes of irrelevance

AND

Part 3: Motherland
[Dimbleby arrives in a tiny village not far from the port of Astrakhan that was once the great capital of the Golden Horde.]
Written and presented by Jonathan Dimbleby
Produced and directed by Jamie Muir
Series producers: George Carey and Teresa Cherfas
BBC2, 25 May 2008
60 minutes

AND
1 minute of irrelevance

AND

Part 4: National Treasures
[Dimbleby start this section of his journey in an emerald mine and then makes his way to Ekaterinburg.]
Written and presented by Jonathan Dimbleby
Produced and directed by David Wallace
Series producers: George Carey and Teresa Cherfas
BBC2, 1 June 2008
60 minutes

Source: BBC2, 11, 18, 25 May and 1 June 2008
System: Pal


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