In the fall, Masterpiece Contemporary showcases dramas set in modern times, hosted this season by David Tennant.
Framed (#4032Z) Duration: 1:24:18 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
A reserved curator (Trevor Eve) from London's National Gallery is made responsible for the safe and secret storage of priceless paintings in rural Wales. Soon he finds it difficult to keep his low profile, as well as his secret, from the local villagers. Also starring Eve Myles (Torchwood).
The Song of Lunch (#4129H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG-S
Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson star in a dramatization of Christopher Reid's narrative poem, telling the story of a book editor who, 15 years after their break-up, meets his former love for a nostalgic lunch at the Soho restaurant they used to frequent. As the wine flows, the couple rakes over their failed relationship.