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  1. Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014)

    Director
    Brannon Braga
    Producer
    Ann Druyan
    Subject
    Astronomy
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 780 minutes), £19.99

    Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson hosts a reboot of Carl Sagan’s COSMOS, the landmark 1980 PBS series that explored all aspects of the universe. The new version features an upgrade of the Cosmic Calendar,...

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  2. Medieval Dead (2014)

    Subject
    Archaeology; History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 280 minutes), £24.99

    A television series investigating the lives and deaths of the medieval world. Episode titles are: ‘Last Stand At Visby’, ‘The Mysterious Woman Of Tadcaster’, ‘The Defenders Of Masterby’,...

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  3. We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks (2013)

    Director
    Alex Gibney
    Producer
    Alexis Bloom
    Subject
    Media studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 130 minutes), £15.99

    Documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney tells the story of the WikiLeaks website from the inside, depicting a complex network of activity guided by courage and idealism but also allegedly guilty of ethical...

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  4. Armstrong Lie, The (2013)

    Director
    Alex Gibney
    Subject
    Media studies; Sports science
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 124 minutes), £19.99

    Alex Gibney surveys the rise and fall of acclaimed and then disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong in his documentary.

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  5. Planet Ocean (2012)

    Director
    Yan Arthus-Bertrand
    Subject
    Biology; Environmental science
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (BR Region B, 93 minutes), £14.99

    Documentary which uses the latest, most advanced photographic equipment to explore the world’s oceans.

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  6. Cider with Rosie (2008)

    Director
    Charles Beeson
    Producer
    Adrian Bate; Jonathan Powell
    Subject
    Literature
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 101 minutes), £15.99

    Adaptation of Laurie Lee’s account of his childhood in a village in the Cotswolds. Presented and narrated by Lee himself.

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  7. War and Peace (1967) (2006)

    Director
    Sergei Bondarchuk
    Subject
    Literature
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 431 minutes), £19.99

    An epic Russian version of Tolstoy’s classic tale.with a cast of thousands, stupendous sets and backgrounds, grand balls and palaces all adding to the authenticity. DVD extras include interviews with...

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  8. King Lear (1998) (1998 Video)

    Director
    Brian Blessed
    Producer
    Vanessa Tovell
    Subject
    Drama; Shakespeare
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 220 minutes), £12.99

    A performance of a low budget King Lear with Brian Blessed as Lear.

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  9. Metro-Land with John Betjeman (1973)

    Producer
    Edward Mirzoeff
    Subject
    English language and literature; Geography; History; Sociology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 60 minutes), £14.99

    Presented by Sir John Betjeman, this is a nostalgic tribute to the people and places around the Metropolitan Line of the 1920s, and the change from the idyllic world of Betjeman’s youth into the sprawl of...

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  10. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1965)

    Director
    Mike Nichols
    Producer
    Ernest Lehman
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    DVD (Region 2 PAL, 124 minutes), £9.99

    1965 film starring Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor based on the Broadway play by Edward Albee, focusing on the bitter quarrels of a middle-aged couple and their effect on a young couple visiting for the...

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