The Art of Gothic: Britain's Midnight Hour

Andrew Graham-Dixon explores how a group of 19th-century architects and artists spurned the modern age and turned to Britain's medieval past to create iconic works and buildings.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Four (2014 - 2014)
Schedule: Mondays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: History
Episodes ordered: 3 episodes

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Blood for Sale: Gothic Goes Global

Episode 1x03; Nov 3, 2014

Gothic fantasy horror would be outstripped by real horror as the truth of mechanised warfare dawned on an innocent world in 1914. The language of Gothic would increasingly come to encapsulate the horrors of the 20th century - from Marx's analysis of

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: Blood for Sale: Gothic Goes GlobalNov 3, 2014
1x02: The City and the SoulOct 27, 2014
1x01: Liberty Diversity DepravityOct 20, 2014
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