In this episode, Morgan visits the Animals Asia Foundation in Vietnam where he uncovers the brutal practice of farming moon bears.
Have you ever wondered how things are made? Find out how the everyday objects people use become the things they are.
A portrait of Pulitzer prize-winner Art Spiegelman who was a major figure in the underground comics movement of the 1960s and '70s.
A fascinating look at the real 'Mad Men' - and women - behind some of the most memorable advertising campaigns of the past half-century. The program reveals the work and wisdom of some of the most influential advertising creatives of our time - people who've profoundly impacted our culture, yet are virtually unknown outside their industry.
In this episode, Morgan tours some of China's breathtaking and iconic limestone caste peaks and rivers.
Find out how the following are made: retractable ballpoint pens; solar salt; tubas.
On the 6th of June 1944, tens of thousands of Allied troops landed on the coast of Normandy in the largest amphibious operation ever. For many of the young US soldiers, this war against the Nazis seemed almost like an adventure. What lay in store for them was bloody carnage on the beaches of France. This program meticulously records the sequence of events by means of original footage, photos, documents and interviews with survivors.
Pattaya is known as Thailand's Sin city and at night the streets are filled with Ladyboys. For some, days are spent living the life of a man but when night comes, the sequins and glitter of the stage are what really bring her to life.
Find out how the following are made: air boats; onions; 3-D metal printing; curved cabinet doors.
Marine biologist Monty Halls is back in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, living the good life and working as a volunteer wildlife ranger in the Outer Hebrides. As November starts, Monty realises that he has loads of work to do and little time left.
Protest in the movies of the 1980s: brave filmmakers spoke truth to power. American independent director John Sayles talks exclusively about these years. In Beijing, Chinese cinema blossomed before the Tiananmen crackdown. In the Soviet Union, the past wells up in astonishing films, and master director Krzysztof Kieslowski emerges in Poland.
Star Wars, Jaws and The Exorcist created the multiplexes, but they were also innovative. In India the world's most famous movie star, Amitabh Bachchan, shows how Bollywood was doing new things in the seventies too. And we discover that Bruce Lee movies kick-started the kinetic films of Hong Kong, where master Yuen Woo-ping talks exclusively about his action movies and his wire fu choreography for The Matrix.
Find out how the following are made: graphite pencil leads; clarinets; special effects.
In this episode, Ken and Ching leave the heaving megacities far behind to embark on an intrepid journey across China's vast western frontier where few travellers dare to venture.
This observational documentary follows three women as they face daily preconceptions about who they are and what they do. Cleo, Chelle and Miss Philly are battling it out to be Miss Pole Dance Australia 2012. This shot at the top, is a chance to change their lives and challenge the stereotypical views that even some of their loved ones hold. With a soundtrack featuring some of Australia's rising musical talent, this intimate documentary captures these women's lives and challenges our notions about pole dancing.
A 16-year-old has suspected spinal injuries after being thrown from her horse and crushed against a fence, and consultant Jacqui Butler treats a four-year-old with a fish bone stuck in his tonsils from his lunchtime curry.
Find out how the following are made: fly fishing reels; house paint; weaving looms; ice makers.