The Secret History Of Eurovision

May 2014

Ep2

3.0 139 x
This final episode looks at Eurovision from the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 to the present day. In a few short years, Europe changed forever. New nations emerged clamouring to join the Eurovision Song Contest, desperate to establish their own national identity. Dramatic revolutions coincided and fed off what had become the biggest entertainment show on the planet. (Commissioned by SBS, in English, German and Ukrainian) (Documentary Series) (Part 2 of 2) (Rpt) PG CC

Ep1 - The Secret History Of Eurovision Series 1 Episode 1

2.5 317 x
The first Eurovision Song Contest took place in Lugano, Switzerland, on 24th May 1956. Just seven countries took part but it was an instant hit and became an unbroken annual fixture. Today, it is one of the most-watched broadcast events in the world. This program provides the inside story of a great European institution - packed with classic pop, backstage intrigues, misbehaving auto-cues and some truly astonishing outfits. (Commissioned by SBS, in English, German and Ukrainian) (Documentary) (...
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