As The World Sees Britain [The Documentary]

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04Canada and how it sees Britain20190313

Neil MacGregor visits different countries to talk to leading political, business and cultural figures to find out how they, as individuals and as members of their broader communities, see Britain.

In Canada, Neil hears from French-Canadian film director, Denys Arcand; writer and Booker Prize nominee, Madeleine Thien; and Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland.

(Photo: Montreal, Quartier des Spectacles, Place des Arts, Canada. Credit: Avalon/UIG/Getty Images)

Denys Arcand, Madeleine Thienand and Chrystia Freeland share their views of Britain

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

04Canada and how it sees Britain2019031320190314 (WS)

Neil MacGregor visits different countries to talk to leading political, business and cultural figures to find out how they, as individuals and as members of their broader communities, see Britain.

In Canada, Neil hears from French-Canadian film director, Denys Arcand; writer and Booker Prize nominee, Madeleine Thien; and Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland.

(Photo: Montreal, Quartier des Spectacles, Place des Arts, Canada. Credit: Avalon/UIG/Getty Images)

Denys Arcand, Madeleine Thienand and Chrystia Freeland share their views of Britain

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

05India And How It Sees Britain2019032020190321 (WS)

Neil MacGregor visits different countries to talk to leading political, business and cultural figures to find out how they, as individuals and as members of their broader communities, see Britain.

In India, Neil meets Gaj Singh, the former Maharaja of Jodhpur; Ram Narasimhan, proprietor of The Hindu Newspaper; professor Kavita Singh of Jawaharlal Nehru University; former Indian cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar; and the president of the Confederation of Indian Industry, Shobana Kamineni.

(Photo: Neil MacGregor and professor Kavita Singh in India)

In a series of five programmes, Neil MacGregor explores how other countries see Britain.

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.