First broadcast in 1964 the Up series was one of the first unscripted observational documentaries and is widely regarded as one the greatest factual series of all time. For more than 50 years this social experiment has followed its fourteen subjects, selected to represent the range of socio-economic backgrounds in Britain. The production team and contributors talk about the making of the series: how it all begin, the filmmaker/contributor relationship and plans for the future.

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