Period refers to years of production. Date refers to date of first known UK television transmission. Possibly contributor’s copy supplied by the BBC. VHS appears not to be an off-air recording from television broadcast. Instead obtained from BBC – no start or end credits. Professionally filmed. Can follow choreography and see detail such as dancers’ faces. Begins with introduction documentary. On screen participants: choreographer Richard Alston; composer Nigel Osborne; designer Richard Smith; and lighting designer Peter Mumford. 00:18:40 to end credits studio performance of Wildlife for film. Dancemakers series producer: Colin Nears. The performance is produced and directed by Thomas Grimm. Held by British Film Institute archive [see http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/181269]. Also held by BBC archive. Internal BBC reference: LMAN081F.
VHS duration section: 00:00:00 - 00:44:32