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BBC2 commissions ‘abrasive art docs’

The Guardian reports that a new series of 'intentionally abrasive art docs' for BBC2 and BBC4 are reminiscent of John Berger's 1970s series Ways of Seeing. The docs, directed by Waldemar Januszczak, Roger Scruton and Matt Collings among others, revolve around beauty and its purpose and were commissioned by BBC2 controller Janice Hadlow.
June 15, 2009

The Guardian reports that a new series of ‘intentionally abrasive art docs’ for BBC2 and BBC4 are reminiscent of John Berger’s 1970s series Ways of Seeing. The docs, directed by Waldemar Januszczak, Roger Scruton and Matt Collings among others, revolve around beauty and its purpose and were commissioned by BBC2 controller Janice Hadlow.

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Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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