I live in the US. Never been to England or Europe. Hope to go some day. What is channel 4?
The show is an episode of "Bloody Foreigners", a Channel 4 production.
Not to be confused with BBC 4, Channel 4 is
"a publicly-owned, commercially-funded public service broadcaster. We do not receive any public funding
and have a remit to be innovative, experimental and distinctive. ...We are funded predominantly by advertising
and sponsorship, but unlike other broadcasters such as ITV, Channel 4 is not shareholder owned. Channel 4 is
a statutory corporation, independent of Government, and governed by a unitary board made up of executive
and non-executive directors, who are responsible for ensuring that Channel 4 fulfils its remit and delivers its
I guess that makes it a "Quango" - QUAsi-NonGovernmental Organization. Sort of like capitalism as practised
under a government supervision that hadn't ceded its right to constrain corporations to follow their charter
to act only within a broadly construed public interest, rather than being free to destroy the world as long
as shareholders make money.