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All At Sea
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Comedy
Sunday 25 Oct, 8.30pm
 
 
Brian Cox and James Fox lead an all-star cast in this delightful British black comedy about a man named Wally who is determined to honour his best friend’s dying wish. 
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Armstrong
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Documentary
Wednesday 14 Oct, 8.30pm
 
 
Harrison Ford narrates this dramatic and emotional documentary, featuring never-before-seen family home-movie footage, chronicling Neil Armstrong’s incredible life.
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Swallow
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Thriller
Saturday 24 Oct, 8.30pm
 
 
On the surface, Hunter appears to have it all. But soon, cracks begin to appear beneath her perfect façade. Swallow received wide critical acclaim and was a festival favourite.
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For Sama
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Documentary
Wednesday 28 Oct, 8.30pm 
 
 
For Sama is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter. Academy Award® nominated in 2020 for Best Documentary Feature.
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The Biggest Little Farm
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Documentary
Wednesday 7 Oct, 8.30pm
 
 
An inspiring documentary film that follows the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland, just outside Los Angeles. 
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Colour Out Of Space
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Horror
Saturday 31 Oct, 8.30pm 
 
 
After a meteorite lands on their farm, Nathan Gardner and his family find themselves battling a mutant extra-terrestrial organism. From the mind of H.P. Lovecraft and starring Nicholas Cage.
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Matt Deighton: Overshadowed
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Sunday 18 Oct, 8pm   
 
 
An intimate portrait of a beloved artist within the UK music industry. It charts Matt’s early days, his rise to fame as a session player for Paul Weller and Oasis, plus his critically acclaimed solo material.
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Artist to Icon
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Every Thursday, 10pm 
 
 
Very few people become a star. Fewer still achieve iconic status. So just how do they do it? This series reveals some of the most extraordinary rises to fame the world has ever seen.
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Chuck Berry: Brown Eyed Handsome Man
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A collection of performances by the greatest rock icons in history performing favourite songs by their self-proclaimed hero Chuck Berry.
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Grayson Perry’s Big American Road Trip
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Tuesdays from 21 Oct, 8.15pm   
 
 
This series sees the acclaimed artist travelling across the U.S., applying his unique eye to unpicking the tribal and cultural conflicts that underlie this deeply divided nation.
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Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival
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Sunday 25 Oct, 8pm   
 
 
A multi-artist line-up event curated by Eric Clapton. This special event features ‘Slowhand’ performing with special guests including Jeff Beck, Peter Frampton, and more.
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Art On Screen – Frida: Viva La Vida
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Saturday 24 Oct, 8pm 
 
 
This film seeks to explore the two sides of Frida Kahlo’s spirit: on one side the revolutionary and on the other, the human being.
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