A self shooting observational documentary producer/director making engaging, thought-provoking films about real people, often filming over extended timeframes.

Brian Cox‘s Russia : Clips

  • RTS Scotland 2018 Documentary and Specialist Factual: History
Duration
2x 60’
My Role
Filmed
Produced
Directed
Exec Producer BBC
David Harron
Exec Producer for Hopscotch
John Archer
Prod Co
Hopscotch Films
Channel
BBC2 Scotland
Transmission Date
9pm, Tues 18th Apr
Year
2017
  • Brian visits the Kremlin
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    In the heart of the Kremlin Brian Cox is given privileged access to visit a massive golden chamber in honour of Scotland and Russia’s shared Patron Saint: St Andrews.

  • Brian discovers the Scottish General
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    Brian Cox follows in the footsteps of a Scot, General Patrick Gordon from Aberdeen who in the 17th Century was Russia’s highest ranking General in the Russian Army

  • Brian meets his daughter
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    On a canal boat in St Petersburg Brian Cox's daughter confesses why she loves the city. Is it the architecture or history? Or is it the memory of all night parties on the streets?

  • The Airdrie connection
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    In St Peterburg Brian Cox discovers the Leningrad Album, a beautiful book with over 6000 signatures sent from Scotland to Russia in the midst of the Siege of Leningrad