On Television

Rinder’s documentary is the kind of television at which the BBC excels, says Adam Lebor

Zeinab Badawi’s ‘The History of Africa’ (BBC World News)

A contemporary political drama uses the double whammy of Covid and Brexit to reanimate older, primeval forces

A new series shows Britain sliding into authoritarianism. Sound familiar?

Adam LeBor delves into The Bureau, the utterly absorbing French spy thriller series

Adam LeBor commends the BBC’s latest documentary on the Iraq war

Summertime and the streaming is easy, but Netflix’s White Lines leaves Adam LeBor cold

Adam LeBor has found one of the most immersive, and exhausting, experiences television has to offer

A 1970s drama played on a nagging sense that modern life was fragile

Adam LeBor on the sharply written TV show: The Windsors