Charlie Brooker's Gameswipe

Charlie Brooker’s Gameswipe

Charlie Brooker sets his caustic sights on video games. Expect acerbic comment as he looks at the various genres, how they have changed since their early conception and how the media represents games and gamers. Features interviews with Dara O’Briain,

Totally Bill Hicks

Totally Bill Hicks

A celebration of the comedy of Bill Hicks. The film is structured around the different strains of comedy in the Hicks stand-up, sampling the best of his confrontational performance.Interviewees include two major American chat show hosts, David Letterman and Jay

Charlie Brooker's Newswipe

Charlie Brooker’s Newswipe

Following the success of Charlie Brooker’s Screenwipe, BBC Four has commissioned Zeppotron to produce a brand new series – Charlie Brooker’s News Wipe.The aim of Charlie Brooker’s News Wipe is to expose the inner workings of news media, just

Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden?

Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden?

There’s no doubt Morgan Spurlock is a brave man. In Super Size Me, the director subsisted on junk food for 30 days and suffered the consequences. In 2006, after finding out his wife, vegan chef Alexandra Jamieson (who features

Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe

Charlie Brooker’s Screenwipe

Screenwipe is a television programme, presented by comedian Charlie Brooker, which reviews other British television programmes with a caustic and humorous tone.Brooker analyses specific programmes and genres, regularly making jokes about how programmes are created, and criticizing what he states

Fishing With John: Criterion Collection

Fishing With John: Criterion Collection

The thought of watching somebody fishing is, to me, the height of existential folly. As Estragon says in Becket’s Waiting for Godot, Nothing happens, nobody comes, nobody goes, it’s awful. Thus was my apprehension great when faced with the task

Girt By Beards

Girt By Beards

The World Beard and Mustache Championships is a bi-annual event that was established in 1990. Competitors from around the globe compete in what has been dubbed the Olympics of professional beard growing.The Beards are a South Australian band that exclusively

How TV Ruined Your Life

How TV Ruined Your Life

Comedy series in which Charlie Brooker uses a mix of sketches and jaw-dropping archive footage to explore the gulf between real life and television.Ever wondered why life doesn’t measure up to those youthful lofty expectations? From love and money to

Penn & Teller: Bullsh*t! – Season 1

Penn & Teller: Bullsh*t! – Season 1

In the investigative tradition of master illusionist and early 20th-century ghostbuster Harry Houdini, magicians Penn Jillette and partner Teller debunk the paranormal in their wildly entertaining Showtime series, Penn & Teller: Bullsh*t!The first season of this unusual show finds the

Penn & Teller: Bullsh*t! – Season 2

Penn & Teller: Bullsh*t! – Season 2

Penn & Teller: Bullsh*t! – Season 2 marks the return of the self-proclaimed pit-bulls for the truth, set out to prove that many of the institutions society holds dear are bogus and designed to profit from the desperate and trusting