TED HUGHES: STRONGER THAN DEATH WITH Q&A (12A)

Date Time
Sat 23rd January 4.30pm

Dir: Richard Curson-Smith | UK | 2015 | 89 mins
Documentary

Doors 4.15pm
Film start time 5.00pm
Q&A 6.30pm

Ted Hughes is widely recognised as one of Britain’s greatest poets. He is also one of the most controversial. The Heathcliff of poetry who ‘attracted more scandal than any other literary figure with the exception of Lord Byron’ as one contributor notes. Now, for the first time, the events of his life and the breadth and influence of his poetry are the focus of a major documentary.

Q&A Panel

Richard Curson Smith, Director
Ross Wilson, Creative Director
Mark Bell BBC, Head of Commissioning Arts

All times listed are the programme start time unless otherwise stated. Films start approx 30 mins after the programme start time.