Bloc Notes

Episodes

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03Poland - Flower Power19991110

Ten years after the fall of communism in eastern Europe, five east Europeans tell their stories. 3: `Poland - Flower Power'. Rafal Kiepuszewski tells the story of the Poles' love affair with flowers - a love affair which defied Communism, created the country's first entrepreneurs and has now spawned a new fashion in balcony gardens.

03Poland - Flower Power19991110

Ten years after the fall of communism in eastern Europe, five east Europeans tell their stories. 3: `Poland - Flower Power'. Rafal Kiepuszewski tells the story of the Poles' love affair with flowers - a love affair which defied Communism, created the country's first entrepreneurs and has now spawned a new fashion in balcony gardens.

04Czech Republic - Sexual Legacies19991111

Ten years after the fall of communism in Eastern Europe, five East Europeans tell their stories. 4: `Czech Republic - Sexual Legacies'. Before 1989 Czechoslovakia was known for being the most sexually liberated country in the Soviet bloc. Today Prague has become the sex capital of eastern Europe. Olga Szantova asks whether Czech sexual liberalism has gone too far.

04Czech Republic - Sexual Legacies19991111

Ten years after the fall of communism in Eastern Europe, five East Europeans tell their stories. 4: `Czech Republic - Sexual Legacies'. Before 1989 Czechoslovakia was known for being the most sexually liberated country in the Soviet bloc. Today Prague has become the sex capital of eastern Europe. Olga Szantova asks whether Czech sexual liberalism has gone too far.

05Romania - Kitchen Dramas19991112

Ten years after the fall of Communism in Eastern Europe, five East Europeans tell their stories. 5: `Romania - Kitchen Dramas'. Romania's dictator Nicolae Ceausescu either destroyed the gracious villas and art deco blocks that had made Bucharest famous as the PARIS of the Balkans, or he forced the owners to take in tenants of his choosing. Now former owners are fighting to reclaim and restore their property. Petru Clej tells the story of his family's house.

05Romania - Kitchen Dramas19991112

Ten years after the fall of Communism in Eastern Europe, five East Europeans tell their stories. 5: `Romania - Kitchen Dramas'. Romania's dictator Nicolae Ceausescu either destroyed the gracious villas and art deco blocks that had made Bucharest famous as the PARIS of the Balkans, or he forced the owners to take in tenants of his choosing. Now former owners are fighting to reclaim and restore their property. Petru Clej tells the story of his family's house.

199D01Hungary - Sporting Passions19991108

Ten years after the fall of communism in eastern Europe, five east Europeans tell their different stories.

1: `Hungary - Sporting Passions'.

Laszlo Szkodati charts the fortunes of Hungarian football through the story of one of its most famous clubs - MTK Budapest.

199D01Hungary - Sporting Passions19991108

Ten years after the fall of communism in eastern Europe, five east Europeans tell their different stories.

1: `Hungary - Sporting Passions'.

Laszlo Szkodati charts the fortunes of Hungarian football through the story of one of its most famous clubs - MTK Budapest.