California Dreamin'

Elliot Gould presents a four-part series celebrating 150 years of the state of California.

Episodes

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This first programme looks at the phenomenon that made California the talk of the world in 1849 - the Gold Rush.

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This second programme looks at Hollywood's best-known product - films, with the story of why California became home to the movies and television.

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This programme focuses on the music produced by the Golden State by the likes of the Beach Boys, Dave Brubeck, Schoenberg, Santana, Herb Alpert and Frank Zappa

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This last programme focuses on what living in California is all about - the irony of the obsession with exercise and health whilst living on one of the most dangerous fault lines on Earth.