Seriously…

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A rich selection of documentaries aimed at relentlessly curious minds, introduced by Rhianna Dhillon.

Chris Mason examines how politicians' accents - and attitudes towards them - have changed.
A Hack's Progress July 17, 2018
Jonathan Freedland tells the story of journalism as depicted in fiction.
Spitting Blades July 13, 2018
Former gang member Simeon Moore examines links between urban art forms and knife violence.
The Cult of Aphex Twin July 10, 2018
Music writer John Doran ventures into the strange world of Richard D James.
Out of Tredegar July 6, 2018
Michael Sheen explores Aneurin Bevan's roots in Tredegar.
Out of Tredegar July 6, 2018
Michael Sheen explores Aneurin Bevan's roots in Tredegar.
Emma Dabiri explores some of the many incarnations of Afrofuturism in art and music.
Face in the Crowd June 29, 2018
Vanley Burke returns to his photograph of Handsworth's Africa Liberation Day 1977.
The Fight of the Century June 26, 2018
The story of the fight that gripped the world in 1938 between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling.
A profile of the beloved children's author Judith Kerr as she works on her latest book.
A profile of the beloved children's author Judith Kerr as she works on her latest book.
Echo in a Bottle June 19, 2018
Composer Sarah Angliss explores our deep-seated fascination with the echo.
Why are Mexican nuns breeding a rare salamander? Could they save this remarkable species?
Why are Mexican nuns breeding a rare salamander? Could they save this remarkable species?
How do rich and poor live together side by side? Mesmerising real-life London encounters.
Illuminated snails dancing, sculpted volcanoes and music playing for 1,000 years.
Illuminated snails dancing, sculpted volcanoes and music playing for 1,000 years.
Huey Morgan travels to New York to examine the enduring appeal of blind musician Moondog.
Is That Machine On? June 1, 2018
Stuart Maconie celebrates the golden age of the music press interview.
Commuterville May 29, 2018
Matthew Sweet looks at how commuting has changed the world.