• 2012
  • 30:08
  • UK

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The Glass Piano

By Kate Bland & Deborah Levy

At the tender age of 23, Princess Alexandra Amelie of Bavaria (1826-1875) was observed awkwardly walking sideways down the corridors of her family palace. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 28:40
  • UK

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Hearing Voices

By John Wynne

Hearing Voices is a compelling and adventurous exploration of languages on the verge of extinction. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:58
  • UK

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Grey Skies and Packed Basements

By Britt Wray

A Canadian arrives in London to find herself living with a Swiss Italian and a Brit who have some quirky secrets; after one week she learns more about what her new neighbours are like. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:01
  • UK

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Sepia Elsie

By Aaron Sand

90 year old Elsie remembers her dancing days before she met her husband 63 years ago. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:05
  • London, UK

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I Didn't Know That - 2

By Sofia Saldanha

Tamzen Moulding didn¹t know what was really happening behind the illusionary side of showbiz. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 42:59
  • UK

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Nina Black

By Melanie Harris

Imagine being so hyperactive and distractible that you can barely keep track of where you are, who you’re talking to, and what you’re talking about. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 27:40
  • UK

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Heel, Toe, Step Together

By Katie Burningham

Bob Hill, 86, has been dancing on and off since he was 16 years old. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • UK

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White Gold--Fridge Politics of a Student House

By Chris Pearson

A look at what happens when nine individuals have to share one small fridge, and the challenges and issues that come up as a result. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • London, UK

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All You Need is a Wall - 5

By Wil Crisp

Since the 1880s Jews from all around the world have been called to Israel by the symbol of the Western Wall - but now there's a new wall where old friends meet. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 62:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #172 The Abandoned At Sea Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: the story of a harrowing journey on the Mediterranean Sea that started with high hopes and ended in tragedy. (more)

Zodiac
  • 2008
  • 56:34
  • UK

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Like Blackpool Went Through Rock

By Sara Parker

In the late 1950s, folk musicians Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger and BBC radio producer Charles Parker joined forces on a radio endeavor unlike anything the BBC (or the world, for that matter) had heard before. (more)

Rb
  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #127: The Urban Dreamers Show

By Various

This hour: the experience of the city -- from the bicycle seat, the planner’s map, and the poet’s pen. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 27:40
  • UK

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The Loneliness of the Goalkeeper

By Adam Fowler

British writer and radio presenter Hardeep Singh Kohli remembers the loneliness of being a goalkeeper, the player who spends 90 minutes looking at his colleagues’ backs. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 10:22
  • UK

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The Sleeping Fool

By Sofia Saldanha

Art museum security guards spend their days in uniform, speaking quietly or not at all, surrounded by works of irreplaceable art. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:02
  • UK

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The White House

By Daniel Baker

Living next door for years, they soon learn each other's ways, not only to be nosey but also for support. (more)

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  • 1996
  • 44:08
  • UK

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Hinterlands

By Sara Conkey

In a blending of both drama and documentary, three bereaved women talk about their real experiences of loss and how they've tried to move forward with their lives. In a parallel drama, their loved ones meet on a beach in "the hinterland," somewhere between life and death. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 8:39
  • UK

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The Signing

By Ellie Richold & Nina Garthwaite

The bureaucracy surrounding support for the unemployed is often mindless and ultimately de-humanizing for everyone involved. (more)

Thesigning
  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #153 The Murdoch Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: The rise of media tycoon, Rupert Murdoch. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 27:25
  • UK

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She's Alright, My Mum Is

By Kim Normanton & Nigel Acheson

When mothers suffer from mental or physical illnesses, their eldest children often take on responsibilities far beyond their years. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • London, UK

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Chain of Missing Links - 20

By Wil Crisp

In a world of billion dollar 'stimulus packages' and Web 2.0 consumer profiling how can you break free of the chains of commerce (and get cheap kicks at the same time)? (more)

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