'A History of Beijing' will air internationally
BBC Worldwide’s Global Channels is bowing its first regional collaboration, a documentary about Beijing, made with Beijing TV and the Media Development Authority of Singapore.
“A History of Beijing” is an in-depth tour of the ancient Chinese capital, which will host the Olympics in August. It was originally shot by Beijing TV as a 12-part series.
A three-part version will bow on BBC Knowledge across Asia in August, and will also be broadcast on BBC Knowledge in Poland and some European territories on BBC Prime.