In the first programme, he takes a look at the British industry as a whole and talks about the film studios like Pinewood, Elstree, Denham and Ealing.
With contributions from Bryan Forbes, Peter Rogers, Lord Puttnam, Michael Winner and Jack Gold.
In the second programme, he takes a look at some of Britain's great cinematic successes, from `The Private Life of Henry VIII' to `Gandhi' and `Chariots of Fire'.
With contributions from Lord Puttnam, Michael Winner, Bryan Forbes, Peter Rogers and Sir Sidney Samuelson.
In the third programme, he looks at the Rank Organisation, Pinewood Studios and the American influence on British cinema.
In this programme, he looks at the film output of the famous Ealing Studios.