On Television

How Match of the Day needs modernising

Despite the fact East Germany has disappeared, it continues to live on in this outstanding trilogy

A Bergmanesque miasma of gloom hangs over every episode in this new Scandinavian thriller

T.V. show, The Repair Shop, is just what we need in these dark and fractured times, says Adam LeBor

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