On Television

Streaming services contain a wealth of overlooked foreign-language war stories

Adam LeBor on two TV series that are set in border regions, that feature engaging female characters and that are beautifully filmed

This 9/11 documentary gained extraordinary access to the key decision makers, deploying the material with skill and confidence

Croatia’s war runs like a dark thread through the excellent series ‘The Paper’

The Widow is intelligent television that probes the dark side of the international aid industry

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