Elastic Planet

Welcome to Elastic Planet, the spoof documentary that discusses worldly events and stretches the truth.

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Episodes

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01The Babies1995051719960417
20040415 (BBC7)
20040416 (BBC7)
20040429 (BBC7)
20040430 (BBC7)
20070228 (BBC7)
20070301 (BBC7)
20071112 (BBC7)
20071113 (BBC7)
20080826 (BBC7)
20080827 (BBC7)
20090409 (BBC7)
20100514 (BBC7)
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20120409 (BBC7)
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20130707 (BBC7)
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20150323 (BBC7)
20150324 (BBC7)

Cosmic comedy connections. A spoof documentary series that stretches the truth.

Cosmic comedy connections. A spoof documentary series that stretches the truth, narrated by Oliver Postgate. From May 1995.

Cosmic comedy connections. A spoof documentary series that stretches the truth.

Cosmic comedy connections. A spoof documentary series that stretches the truth, narrated by Oliver Postgate.

From May 1995.

Cosmic comedy connections.

A spoof documentary series that stretches the truth.

Narrated by Oliver Postgate.

The links between cheese, sculpture, and pavement.

Contributors

Ben Moor (Author)

Peter Howell (Radiophonics (comp)) (Composer)

Oliver Postgate (narr)

Jon Naismith (Producer)

James Naughtie (Speaker)

Hugh Scully (Speaker)

Alan Dedicoat (Speaker)

Kerry Shale (Speaker)

Gary Waldhorn (Speaker)

Miriam Margoyles (Speaker)

Michael Simkins (Speaker)

Dan Strauss (Speaker)

Phillipe Smolikowski (Speaker)

Marc Vergara (Speaker)

Welcome to Elastic Planet, the spoof documentary that stretches the truth.

02The Train1995052419960424
20040422 (BBC7)
20040423 (BBC7)
20050405 (BBC7)
20050406 (BBC7)
20070307 (BBC7)
20070308 (BBC7)
20071119 (BBC7)
20071120 (BBC7)
20080902 (BBC7)
20080903 (BBC7)
20090416 (BBC7)
20090419 (BBC7)
20090420 (BBC7)
20100521 (BBC7)
20100523 (BBC7)
20100524 (BBC7)
20110415 (BBC7)
20120416 (BBC7)
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20120418 (BBC7)
20130714 (BBC7)
20130715 (BBC7)
20150330 (BBC7)
20150331 (BBC7)

The Ministry of Furniture and methodist pirates. Patrick Moore guest stars.

The Ministry of Furniture and methodist pirates. Patrick Moore guest stars in the comedy of connections.

The Ministry of Furniture and methodist pirates.

Patrick Moore guest stars in the comedy of connections.

Patrick Moore guest stars.

What can the Ministry of Furniture, methodist pirates...

Contributors

Ben Moor (Author)

Peter Howell (Radiophonics (comp)) (Composer)

Oliver Postgate (narr)

Jon Naismith (Producer)

Patrick Moore (Speaker)

Richard Baker (Speaker)

Kerry Shale (Speaker)

Robert Stephens (Speaker)

Michael Troughton (Speaker)

Neil Mullarkey (Speaker)

Miriam Margoyles (Speaker)

Dan Strauss (Speaker)

Ben Moor's tensile spoof documentary.

From May 1995.

03The Shape1995053119960501
20040415 (BBC7)
20040416 (BBC7)
20040429 (BBC7)
20040430 (BBC7)
20050412 (BBC7)
20050413 (BBC7)
20070314 (BBC7)
20070315 (BBC7)
20071126 (BBC7)
20071127 (BBC7)
20080909 (BBC7)
20080910 (BBC7)
20090423 (BBC7)
20100528 (BBC7)
20110422 (BBC7)
20120423 (BBC7)
20120424 (BBC7)
20120425 (BBC7)
20130721 (BBC7)
20130722 (BBC7)
20150406 (BBC7)
20150407 (BBC7)

Drugged electricity and artificial icebergs. Johnny Ball guest stars in the cosmic comedy.

Drugged electricity and artificial icebergs. Johnny Ball guest stars in the cosmic comedy of connections. From May 1995.

Drugged electricity and artificial icebergs. Johnny Ball guest stars.

Drugged electricity and artificial icebergs.

Johnny Ball guest stars in the cosmic comedy of connections.

From May 1995.

Johnny Ball guest stars.

Oliver Postgate unearths a complex international...

Contributors

Ben Moor (Author)

Peter Howell (Radiophonics (comp)) (Composer)

Oliver Postgate (narr)

Jon Naismith (Producer)

Alan Dedicoat (Speaker)

Johnny Ball (Speaker)

Kerry Shale (Speaker)

Henry Cooper (Speaker)

Siriol Jenkins (Speaker)

Michael Troughton (Speaker)

Neil Mullarkey (Speaker)

Dan Strauss (Speaker)

Jamie Owen (Speaker)

With Oliver Postgate.

04The Zoo1995060719960508
20040506 (BBC7)
20040507 (BBC7)
20050419 (BBC7)
20050420 (BBC7)
20070321 (BBC7)
20070322 (BBC7)
20071203 (BBC7)
20071204 (BBC7)
20080916 (BBC7)
20080917 (BBC7)
20090430 (BBC7)
20100604 (BBC7)
20110429 (BBC7)
20120430 (BBC7)
20120501 (BBC7)
20120502 (BBC7)
20130728 (BBC7)
20130729 (BBC7)

The true meaning of birdsong is revealed. Julian Pettifer features in the cosmic comedy.

The true meaning of birdsong is revealed. Julian Pettifer features in the cosmic comedy of connections.

The true meaning of bird song is revealed.

Julian Pettifer features in the cosmic comedy of connections.

Julian Pettifer features in the cosmic comedy.

Julian Pettifer features in the cosmic comedy.

Fiona Allen and Geoff Mcgivern star.

Discover the noise of birds, where refugee cows go and ant prisons.

Contributors

Ben Moor (Author)

Peter Howell (Radiophonics (comp)) (Composer)

Oliver Postgate (narr)

Jon Naismith (Producer)

Julian Pettifer (Speaker)

Kerry Shale (Speaker)

Brian Hayes (Speaker)

Geoffrey Mcgivern (Speaker)

Dan Strauss (Speaker)

Fiona Allan (Speaker)

The noise of birds, where refugee cows go and ant prisons.

From June 1995.

05The Objects1995061419960515
20040513 (BBC7)
20040514 (BBC7)
20050426 (BBC7)
20050427 (BBC7)
20070328 (BBC7)
20070329 (BBC7)
20071210 (BBC7)
20071211 (BBC7)
20080923 (BBC7)
20080924 (BBC7)
20090507 (BBC7)
20100611 (BBC7)
20100613 (BBC7)
20100614 (BBC7)
20110506 (BBC7)
20120508 (BBC7)
20120509 (BBC7)
20130804 (BBC7)
20130805 (BBC7)

What do shipwrecked objects have in common? Cosmic comedy of connections.

What do shipwrecked objects have in common? Caron Keating features in the cosmic comedy of connections. From June 1995.

(05/06)

What do shipwrecked objects have in common? From June 1995.

What do shipwrecked objects have in common? Caron Keating features in the cosmic comedy of connections.

From June 1995.

What do shipwrecked objects have in common? The late Caron Keating features in the cosmic comedy of connections.

Oliver Postgate uncovers the many layers that link...

Wreckage from the unsinkable washes ashore on a tropical Island.

Rebecca Front and Caron Keating star.

What have some shipwrecked objects in common? Rebecca Front and Caron Keating reveal the answer.

Contributors

Ben Moor (Author)

Peter Howell (Radiophonics (comp)) (Composer)

Oliver Postgate (narr)

Jon Naismith (Producer)

Caron Keating (Speaker)

Kerry Shale (Speaker)

Raymond Baxter (Speaker)

Rebecca Front (Speaker)

Geoffrey Mcgivern (Speaker)

Dan Strauss (Speaker]

06 LASTThe Hair1995062120071217 (BBC7)
20130811 (BBC7)
20130812 (BBC7)

A documentary maker films endangered hairstyles in the cosmic comedy of connections.

A documentary maker films endangered hairstyles in the cosmic comedy of connections. With Alexander Armstrong. From June 1995.

06 LASTThe World Unfurled1995062119960522
20040520 (BBC7)
20040521 (BBC7)
20050503 (BBC7)
20050504 (BBC7)
20070404 (BBC7)
20070405 (BBC7)
20071217 (BBC7)
20071218 (BBC7)
20080930 (BBC7)
20081001 (BBC7)
20090514 (BBC7)
20100618 (BBC7)
20110513 (BBC7)
20120514 (BBC7)
20120515 (BBC7)
20120516 (BBC7)

A documentary-maker films endangered hairstyles.

The cosmic comedy of connections.

With Alexander Armstrong.

Warren Spurgeon travels the planet making a documentary for the BBC, and witnesses endangered hairstyles in Mali.

(06/06)

A documentary-maker films endangered hairstyles. The cosmic comedy of connections. With Alexander Armstrong.

A documentary-maker films endangered hairstyles. The cosmic comedy of connections.