Release Date: 02 July 2012
Stephen fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive:
Manic depression is a disease that is little talked about and little understood. Motivated by his personal battle, Stephen Fry sets out to explore the highs and the lows, and the causes and the treatments of a condition that may effect as many as six percent
of the population. On this emotional journey he meets Carrie
Fisher, Richard Dreyfuss, Rick Stein and many others who juggle this illness with their working lives.
Stephen Fry Wagner and Me:
Actor and writer Stephen Fry explores his passion for the world’s most controversial composer, Richard Wagner. As a life-long fan can Stephen, who is Jewish and lost family in the Holocaust, slavage Wagner’s music from its dark associations with anti- Semitism and Hitler? This personal quest unfolds against the backdrop of the annual Wagner festival in Bayreuth, Southern germany. Granted unique access to this legendary arts institution, he eavesdrops on rehearsals and discovers its backstage secrets.
Stephen Fry in America:
Britain’s comic genius, Stephen Fry, travels around each of America’s states in a black cab in order to discover, in his own inimitable style, what makes the country unique. Stephen is shown the country by its proud citizens and uncovers the idiosyncrasies that make each state individual and the similarities that make America distinct.
Last Chance to See:
In the 1980s celebrated writer Douglas Adams (The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy) teamed up with Mark Carwardine to embark on a ground breaking expedition. Together they searched for the world’s most endangered animals. Twenty years later Stephen fry returns with Mark to see if the species still exist. Last chance to See is their hilarious, and thought provoking adventure.