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Peter Bale on the early days of the BBC

WildFilmHistory's 2006 interview with Peter Bale, a filmmaker who worked on natural history programming for the BBC starting in the early 1950s. Here he talks about the early days of the BBC's natural history unit and how they used early technology to get the first night shots of foxes.
August 19, 2008

WildFilmHistory’s 2006 interview with Peter Bale, a filmmaker who worked on natural history programming for the BBC starting in the early 1950s. Here he talks about the early days of the BBC’s natural history unit and how they used early technology to get the first night shots of foxes.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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