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How WWI shaped the nature of filmed news

Image copyright PA Image caption A lot of Peter Jackson’s film comes from the material of the groundbreaking documentary The Battle of the Somme For Remembrance Sunday BBC Two is screening Peter Jackson’s World War one documentary They Shall Not Grow Old – an extraordinary reworking of newsreel archive from the western front, much of […]

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David Attenborough to narrate Netflix’s Our Planet

Image copyright Netflix Image caption Sir David will narrate but not appear in the Netflix series Sir David Attenborough is to narrate a documentary series for streaming service Netflix about “the beauty and fragility of our natural world”. It has been produced in collaboration with Silverback Films, whose director Alastair Fothergill made Planet Earth and […]

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Killing Eve star Jodie Comer makes Hollywood list

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption British actresses Jodie Comer, Letitia Wright and Florence Pugh are on the Hollywood Reporter list Killing Eve star Jodie Comer has been named on Hollywood Reporter’s list of Rising Young Stars. The industry magazine also has British actresses Letitia Wright [Black Panther] and Florence Pugh [Lady Macbeth] on their […]