Al Murray's German Adventure

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Making fun of the Germans has had 'Pub Landlord' comedian Al Murray's audiences laughing in the aisles, but behind the scenes Murray is a serious historian with a fascination for the real Germany. In this two-part documentary, Al sets out to discover the truth behind the wartime jokes and banter that still plague all things German.

Episode Description

1

North

The comedian travels to Germany in a bid to discover the truth about the nation behind the wartime jokes. He observes its beauty, talks to residents and explores two centuries of arts and culture including Bach, the Bauhaus movement and the Brothers Grimm. Part of the Germany season.

2

South

The conclusion of the comedian's exploration of Germany in a bid to discover the truth about the nation behind the wartime jokes. He observes more beauty spots, talks to another collection of residents and looks at further examples from two centuries of arts and culture