❉ This September BFI will release new definitive editions of two of the most influential comedy sketch shows in TV history.
❉ As a film about Chris Sievey and his alter ego, Frank Sidebottom, is unleashed on the public, we chat with its creator.
❉ In this digital TV age, where choice is supposedly everywhere, why is old TV so hard to find? Steve O’Brien investigates.
❉ An intriguing blend of folk horror and documentary, featuring an original score by Adrian Utley of Portishead and Goldfrapp’s Will Gregory.
❉ Roll up, roll up for the annual parade of newly recovered archive TV treats.
❉ This year’s annual celebration of recovered archive television entertained across the board. Though possibly not if you’re a boa constrictor.
❉ A vintage Melody Maker interview, as Cohen emerged from a “washed up, confused, directionless time”.
❉ Another chance to see 1959 drama ‘Look Back In Anger’, starring Richard Burton as angry young man Jimmy Porter.
❉ Talking Pictures TV have just released a promo for their Halloween Vintage Horror Fest Day.