This film follows the King through out the first year of his reign, including unprecedented behind the scenes access to preparations for the Coronation as well as the day itself. Family and friends provide their own fresh insights into the way the Sovereign has set about re-shaping the monarchy for the 21st Century.
Slow Train Through Africa sees Griff Rhys Jones immerse himself in the joy – and sometimes the frustration – of travelling through a beautiful and beguiling continent by the most romantic method of transportation. He travels a total of some seven thousand miles on five journeys, exploring fascinating landscapes, encountering unforgettable wildlife and meeting extraordinary people.
Griff Rhys Jones continues his quest to find traditional art in remote places by travelling to West Africa.