Documentary tells the remarkable stories of British people hooked on risky cosmetic procedures in the pursuit of body perfection. Sam had Botox at just 17 and spent £20k on his teeth. Jacqui makes a living by taking selfies 24/7. Ryan used Chinese foot-binding to shrink himself from a size 10 to a 6.5.
Edmund de Waal is the bestselling author of The Hare With The Amber Eyes, a family memoir that captured the hearts of millions. But he isn't just a writer; from the age of five he has been making thousands and thousands of pots. After 45 years, he is exhibiting his work for the first time in America and researching his next book, a globe-spanning journey through porcelain. imagine… follows Edmund over a remarkable year.
Investigating the German work ethic and economy. Just what makes Germans so successful? They work fewer hours, yet they are more productive and their economy is the most successful in Europe. Even David Cameron says we should strive to be more like them.
Telling stories that matter - Body Matters, a series of programmes on BBC One Wales looking at our relationships with our bodies. Connie Fisher won't go out without make-up. For her and many women in Wales, putting on her face is part of her daily routine. The average woman spends two years of her life putting on an estimated £12,000 worth of cosmetics. Connie asks why she and countless other women do it - and who they are doing it for. Is it to find a mate, is it insecurity or is it pressure from society? While Connie investigates women's commitment to make-up, a group of football boys find out how hard it is to put on the perfect mascara.
Secret History reveals the untold story of the tensions unleashed by the Queen's marriage to Prince Philip, when she struggled to reconcile love with the suspicions of her family and her government.
An exclusive insight into how one county in Wales is ensuring that all its children speak Welsh. For a whole year, cameras followed eight children from all over the world trying to make Gwynedd their new home. They're given 12 weeks to learn a new language before being sent to school, where everything is taught in Welsh.
A doctor disguises himself as a circus clown and starts a new life. When a wealthy young woman is knocked out by an elephant, he saves her life. The two then fall in love. Unfortunately, his foster child does not approve of the match.