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Rise of the Continents
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Rise of the Continents: Africa

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  September 10, 2013
Across the Earth there are traces of a mysterious land unlike anything seen today - a supercontinent that split apart to create our world. This is the story of how life, land ...

Across the Earth there are traces of a mysterious land unlike anything seen today - a supercontinent that split apart to create our world. This is the story of how life, land and time came together to create the extraordinary diversity of the seven continents.

Lily Cole's Art Matters
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Lily Cole's Art Matters: Christo

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  August 31, 2013
Supermodel and art history graduate Lily Cole will embark on a fascinating journey with renowned artists such as Tacita Dean and Christo, watching them at work in their ...

Supermodel and art history graduate Lily Cole will embark on a fascinating journey with renowned artists such as Tacita Dean and Christo, watching them at work in their studio, discussing their life and artistic processes, and getting closer than ever before to the people behind the art.

The Secret History of Our Streets
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The Secret History of Our Streets: Deptford High Street

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  August 30, 2013
In 1886 Victorian social explorer Charles Booth embarked on a hugely ambitious plan to visit every single street in London to record the social conditions of the city's ...

In 1886 Victorian social explorer Charles Booth embarked on a hugely ambitious plan to visit every single street in London to record the social conditions of the city's residents. House by house, street by street, the lives of four million people were mapped and categorised according to their social position. The Secret History of Our Streets revisits six of these archetypal London streets and interviews residents past and present to discover how the fortunes of the streets have ebbed and flowed in the last hundred and twenty-five years.

Beat the Ancestors
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Beat the Ancestors: Byzantine Flame Throwing Boat

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  September 2, 2013
This week presenter Dick Strawbridge sets the team to work on a Byzantine Flame Throwing Boat, an invention that saved the Byzantine Empire from almost certain defeat.

This week presenter Dick Strawbridge sets the team to work on a Byzantine Flame Throwing Boat, an invention that saved the Byzantine Empire from almost certain defeat.

An Ordinary Life
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An Ordinary Life: The Girl Who Couldn't Eat

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  FOXTEL Bio  |  August 19, 2013
An Ordinary life is a series of documentaries that take an intimate look at the lives of individuals affected by disability. Some are born with their disability while others ...

An Ordinary life is a series of documentaries that take an intimate look at the lives of individuals affected by disability. Some are born with their disability while others acquire it through accident or illness. All anyone wants in these remarkable stories is an ordinary life. Yet their circumstances are such that they lead anything but a regular existence.

Wainwright Walks
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Wainwright Walks: Blencathra

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  March 19, 2013
n this episode, Julia sets off to tackle her first mountain - Blencathra. Julia's route to the summit sees her tackle Sharp Edge, the Lake District's most technical and ...

n this episode, Julia sets off to tackle her first mountain - Blencathra. Julia's route to the summit sees her tackle Sharp Edge, the Lake District's most technical and vertigo-inducing ridge climb.

Urban Secrets
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Urban Secrets: Glasgow

Season 1  |  Episode 8  |  SBS  |  June 8, 2013
Actor Alan Cumming visits Glasgow, one of his favourite cities, to reveal unusual and often hidden sights and sounds overlooked by the public. Starting at the Necropolis, he ...

Actor Alan Cumming visits Glasgow, one of his favourite cities, to reveal unusual and often hidden sights and sounds overlooked by the public. Starting at the Necropolis, he travels to the world's oldest music hall before enjoying the views from a city-centre landmark.

Wainwright Walks
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Wainwright Walks: Haystacks

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  March 18, 2013
Julia Bradbury presents a series of classic walks and climbs in the Lake District. Armed with Alfred Wainwright's famous pictorial guides, she sets out on some of the most ...

Julia Bradbury presents a series of classic walks and climbs in the Lake District. Armed with Alfred Wainwright's famous pictorial guides, she sets out on some of the most popular fell walks in the country. In the first episode, Julia is in the Western Lakes to walk to the summit of Wainwright's favourite fell, Haystacks.

Cromwell
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Cromwell: God's Executioner

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  The History Channel  |  June 12, 2013
All is not lost for the Irish. Owen Roe's kinsman, Major-General Hugh Dubh O'Neill, will now emerge from his shadow. He, also, served for many years in the continental wars, ...

All is not lost for the Irish. Owen Roe's kinsman, Major-General Hugh Dubh O'Neill, will now emerge from his shadow. He, also, served for many years in the continental wars, and he commands 2,000 experienced soldiers of the Ulster Catholic army. Can he stop Cromwell in his tracks?

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: Adam Hills

Season 5  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  April 2, 2013
Comedian and television presenter Adam Hills traces the desperate journeys undertaken by his migrant ancestors in the new Australian series of Who Do You Think You Are?. ...

Comedian and television presenter Adam Hills traces the desperate journeys undertaken by his migrant ancestors in the new Australian series of Who Do You Think You Are?. Although Adam is aware of the migrant ancestry on his mother's side, the stories of what brought his two great grandfathers to Australia in the early 20th century have never been told.

Grand Tours Of Scotland
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Grand Tours Of Scotland: The Feminine Touch

Season 3  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  March 11, 2013
The first travellers to come north were predominantly men. Scotland was considered to be very much a 'man's world' - full of unseen perils, and definitely not a place for ...

The first travellers to come north were predominantly men. Scotland was considered to be very much a 'man's world' - full of unseen perils, and definitely not a place for ladies! In this episode, Paul Murton travels through Dumfries and Galloway to uncover the stories of the pioneering female tourists who were determined not to be left at home and bravely headed north to explore Scotland.

The Dark Charisma Of Adolf Hitler
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The Dark Charisma Of Adolf Hitler

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  April 5, 2013
This three-part series looks at how Hitler formed a connection with millions of Germans and generated a level of charismatic attraction almost without parallel in the process.

This three-part series looks at how Hitler formed a connection with millions of Germans and generated a level of charismatic attraction almost without parallel in the process.

How Booze Built America
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How Booze Built America: Westward, Ho!

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  Discovery Channel  |  May 30, 2013
Join Mike Rowe on the ultimate bar crawl through America's booze filled past. We'll show you how alcohol helped push this great nation west, where mountain men and Johnny ...

Join Mike Rowe on the ultimate bar crawl through America's booze filled past. We'll show you how alcohol helped push this great nation west, where mountain men and Johnny Appleseed pave the way for liquored up cowboys to shoot each other at the OK Corral.

Luke Nguyen's Greater Mekong
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Luke Nguyen's Greater Mekong

Season 2  |  Episode 9  |  SBS  |  December 20, 2012
Luke visits the floating villages of Chau Doc and Cai Be to cook some intriguing local dishes. He starts his journey on the Hue River where he cooks a caramelised basa fish ...

Luke visits the floating villages of Chau Doc and Cai Be to cook some intriguing local dishes. He starts his journey on the Hue River where he cooks a caramelised basa fish dish atop a floating fish farm. Luke then heads onto land to see, first hand, how the famous Chau Doc roast pork is done.

Turn Back Time: The Family
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Turn Back Time: The Family : The Swinging 60s

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  April 26, 2013
The living history experiment reaches the 1960s and a new family, the Hawkes, arrive, walking in the footsteps of their Caribbean immigrant ancestors. They are shocked to ...

The living history experiment reaches the 1960s and a new family, the Hawkes, arrive, walking in the footsteps of their Caribbean immigrant ancestors. They are shocked to discover the decade was a difficult time, with racism and isolation taking its toll.

Meet My Wild Friend
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Meet My Wild Friend: The Ambassadors

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  October 24, 2012
Caitlin, Shania and Samantha have dedicated their young lives to saving animals under threat, including endangered big cats in South Africa, wounded marsupials in Australia, ...

Caitlin, Shania and Samantha have dedicated their young lives to saving animals under threat, including endangered big cats in South Africa, wounded marsupials in Australia, and abandoned alligators in the United States. They have even become friends with those in their care.

Stephen Fry: Gadget Man
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Stephen Fry: Gadget Man: Super Commuter

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  May 9, 2013
In this show, Stephen tries out all the products and prototypes he can lay his hands on - gadgets from the future, gadgets from the past, life-changing ones and sweet little ...

In this show, Stephen tries out all the products and prototypes he can lay his hands on - gadgets from the future, gadgets from the past, life-changing ones and sweet little gizmos that will change the way you live your life tomorrow.

Bang Goes The Theory
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Bang Goes The Theory: Vacuum Climber

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS2  |  May 30, 2013
In the series that puts science to the test, Dallas Campbell traces the global journey of 30,000 indestructible plastic ducks, and Liz Bonnin goes on manoeuvres at the bottom ...

In the series that puts science to the test, Dallas Campbell traces the global journey of 30,000 indestructible plastic ducks, and Liz Bonnin goes on manoeuvres at the bottom of the Baltic Sea in the Royal Navy's latest search-and-rescue submarine.

Dig World War II
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Dig World War II

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  March 8, 2013
In the final episode, Dan explores both sides of D-Day, the greatest amphibious landing in history, follows the Allied push into occupied France, and checks out an incredible ...

In the final episode, Dan explores both sides of D-Day, the greatest amphibious landing in history, follows the Allied push into occupied France, and checks out an incredible submarine graveyard.

Grand Tours Of Scotland
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Grand Tours Of Scotland: In Search Of Sunshine

Season 2  |  Episode 6  |  SBS  |  March 7, 2013
Long before the era of package holidays in Spain, most Scots spent their summer holidays by the Scottish seaside. In the final episode, Paul goes in search of Scottish sunshine.

Long before the era of package holidays in Spain, most Scots spent their summer holidays by the Scottish seaside. In the final episode, Paul goes in search of Scottish sunshine.

Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery
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Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery: Titian - Diana And Callisto

SBS  |  June 22, 2013
In his engaging and informative style, art historian Tim Marlow presents his pick of the world's top paintings. Today, he looks at Titian's 16th century masterpiece, Diana and ...

In his engaging and informative style, art historian Tim Marlow presents his pick of the world's top paintings. Today, he looks at Titian's 16th century masterpiece, Diana and Callisto.

China Rising
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China Rising: The Fire Inside

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  Al Jazeera English  |  May 16, 2013
Following the revolution of 1949, legislation regarding equality was passed, which was a huge step forward for China at the time. And the economic reforms of recent decades ...

Following the revolution of 1949, legislation regarding equality was passed, which was a huge step forward for China at the time. And the economic reforms of recent decades have further improved the lives of women, yet it is the only country in the world where more women than men commit suicide, according to the World Health Organisation. So, as China surges forward, how will society change and what role will the new generation play in this new global powerhouse?

Foodie Planet
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Foodie Planet: Around The World

Season 5  |  Episode 6  |  SBS2  |  December 31, 2012
In this special episode, French gourmet Julie Andrieu takes an unforgettable journey across the globe. Watch out for Julie's cobra terror in Vietnam and for her fits of ...

In this special episode, French gourmet Julie Andrieu takes an unforgettable journey across the globe. Watch out for Julie's cobra terror in Vietnam and for her fits of laughter at a Peruvian guinea pig farm.

Kirstie's Vintage Home
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Kirstie's Vintage Home: Jannine And Shaun

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  May 30, 2013
This time it's Shaun and Jannine Cartwright and their three sons in need of assistance. The family has reached a massive stumbling block when it comes to overhauling their ...

This time it's Shaun and Jannine Cartwright and their three sons in need of assistance. The family has reached a massive stumbling block when it comes to overhauling their Blackburn home, which is full of clutter, clutter and more clutter. Jannine has recently fought cancer and the family is now struggling to know where to begin in order to create a more homely home.

Britain's Best Drives
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Britain's Best Drives: North Wales

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  May 27, 2013
In this episode, Richard takes the wheel of a Ford Zodiac to drive the circular route from Caernarfon that loops through some of Snowdonia's most sensational scenery.

In this episode, Richard takes the wheel of a Ford Zodiac to drive the circular route from Caernarfon that loops through some of Snowdonia's most sensational scenery.

Monster Bug Wars
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Monster Bug Wars: Shape-Shifters

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  December 5, 2012
Get a ringside seat for some of nature's deadliest encounters. When a cunning tent spider comes to blows with a vicious destructive katydid, it's a battle between sticky silk ...

Get a ringside seat for some of nature's deadliest encounters. When a cunning tent spider comes to blows with a vicious destructive katydid, it's a battle between sticky silk and snapping jaws. Who will be victorious when a huge giant banded huntsman takes on the lean and mean jungle huntsman?

The Grape Escape
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The Grape Escape: Vost Alsale

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS2  |  October 13, 2012
Entertaining French sommelier Olivier Magny uncorks the mysteries of wine. Touring beautiful vineyards from Burgundy to Bordeaux, Olivier reveals the varieties and origins of ...

Entertaining French sommelier Olivier Magny uncorks the mysteries of wine. Touring beautiful vineyards from Burgundy to Bordeaux, Olivier reveals the varieties and origins of some of the most popular wines and explains what makes a top tipple.

Revolution Through Arab Eyes
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Revolution Through Arab Eyes: Tahrir Diaries

Al Jazeera English  |  February 28, 2013
A year on from the protests that sparked the Arab Spring, this series of documentaries by Arab film-makers offers an inside look at the revolutions.

A year on from the protests that sparked the Arab Spring, this series of documentaries by Arab film-makers offers an inside look at the revolutions.

Turn Back Time: The Family
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Turn Back Time: The Family: The 1970s

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  SBS  |  May 3, 2013
Albert Road is transformed one last time as the living history experiment reaches the 1970s - an era of industrial disputes, power cuts, water shortages and flared trousers.

Albert Road is transformed one last time as the living history experiment reaches the 1970s - an era of industrial disputes, power cuts, water shortages and flared trousers.

Kevin McCloud's Man Made Home
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Kevin McCloud's Man Made Home

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  February 10, 2013
Kevin McCloud buys himself a beautiful piece of woodland, and with the help of friends and experts, builds a cabin. Everything has to be made by hand from his woodland, or has ...

Kevin McCloud buys himself a beautiful piece of woodland, and with the help of friends and experts, builds a cabin. Everything has to be made by hand from his woodland, or has to be sourced from someone's rubbish.

Feast India
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Feast India

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  January 21, 2010
A lush and colourful glimpse into Indian culture, food and customs, presented by English-born chef, Barry Vera. On the humid, lush Keralan coast, Barry learns about the famous ...

A lush and colourful glimpse into Indian culture, food and customs, presented by English-born chef, Barry Vera. On the humid, lush Keralan coast, Barry learns about the famous Chinese fishing nets that operate as they have for over 600 years as well as discovering that coconut is used for everything - cooking, hair product, make-up and rugs.

Megastructures
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Megastructures: UK Super Train

National Geographic  |  February 11, 2013
Tau Tona is an astounding feat of engineering, and is the deepest and largest gold mine on the planet.

Tau Tona is an astounding feat of engineering, and is the deepest and largest gold mine on the planet.

Buckskin
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Buckskin

ABC  |  October 13, 2013
Kaurna and Narrunga man, Jack Buckskin, grew up on a diet of family and football, before life-changing events led Jack on a new path. He is now the sole teacher of Kaurna, the ...

Kaurna and Narrunga man, Jack Buckskin, grew up on a diet of family and football, before life-changing events led Jack on a new path. He is now the sole teacher of Kaurna, the near extinct language of his ancestors.

Coast
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Coast: The Worker's Coast

Season 8  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  October 18, 2013
This episode Nick embarks on a journey to celebrate the surprising stories of the workers from around our shores. From foundry men who burnished the secrets of our sea power, ...

This episode Nick embarks on a journey to celebrate the surprising stories of the workers from around our shores. From foundry men who burnished the secrets of our sea power, to the super-star performers who wowed the crowds in Edwardian resorts, these are tales of the hard-grafters who made Britain great.

Holmes Makes It Right
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Holmes Makes It Right: Caught In A Trap - Part 2

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  Lifestyle Channel  |  October 18, 2013
Peggy and Don's unfinished home was only inches away from being a complete demo. But Mike takes on the challenge of transforming an open wound into an open-concept home, doing ...

Peggy and Don's unfinished home was only inches away from being a complete demo. But Mike takes on the challenge of transforming an open wound into an open-concept home, doing whatever it takes to make it right.

Holmes Makes It Right
43:54

Holmes Makes It Right: Ventilation Blues

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  Lifestyle Channel  |  October 16, 2013
Mike tackles a recently renovated home where nothing is leveling out. Sledgehammers compromised structure, cutting corners led to mould, and there's asbestos in the basement. ...

Mike tackles a recently renovated home where nothing is leveling out. Sledgehammers compromised structure, cutting corners led to mould, and there's asbestos in the basement. Mike brings in the pros to make this renovation right.

Penguins: Spy in the Huddle
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Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: Growing Up

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  Ten  |  October 12, 2013
Penguins raise their young against the most extraordinary odds. This series uses 50 spycams to follow three very different, yet equally charismatic birds to show what it's ...

Penguins raise their young against the most extraordinary odds. This series uses 50 spycams to follow three very different, yet equally charismatic birds to show what it's really like to be a penguin.

Massive Moves
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Massive Moves: Country Cottage

SBS  |  October 7, 2013
This episode, a single mum uses her life savings on a cottage that has been in her family for four generations, but is now in danger of being demolished if she can't move it ...

This episode, a single mum uses her life savings on a cottage that has been in her family for four generations, but is now in danger of being demolished if she can't move it to another location.

Destination Flavour: Japan
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Destination Flavour: Japan

Season 2  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  October 10, 2013
After meeting a former baseball prodigy who now devotes his life to making matchless miso, Adam Liaw catches up with an extraordinary 74-year-old woman who still free-dives ...

After meeting a former baseball prodigy who now devotes his life to making matchless miso, Adam Liaw catches up with an extraordinary 74-year-old woman who still free-dives for abalone.

Madhur Jaffrey's Curry Nation
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Madhur Jaffrey's Curry Nation: Pakistanis

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  SBS  |  October 17, 2013
The Pakistanis are well established in British Culture and in this episode, Madhur Jaffrey explores two favourite dishes - spiced meats, and what is considered a true Biryani.

The Pakistanis are well established in British Culture and in this episode, Madhur Jaffrey explores two favourite dishes - spiced meats, and what is considered a true Biryani.

Holmes Makes It Right
43:24

Holmes Makes It Right: A Case Of Shingles

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  Lifestyle Channel  |  October 14, 2013
Mike Holmes and his team get on top of a bad roof that has plagued a family for 40 years. The damage Mike uncovers proves they have been coping with leaks for nearly half a ...

Mike Holmes and his team get on top of a bad roof that has plagued a family for 40 years. The damage Mike uncovers proves they have been coping with leaks for nearly half a century.

Lily Cole's Art Matters
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Lily Cole's Art Matters: Gabriel Orozco

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  SBS  |  September 28, 2013
In the final episode, host and supermodel Lily Cole meets Mexican artist Gabriel Orozco who uses the urban landscape and everyday objects found within it to twist conventional ...

In the final episode, host and supermodel Lily Cole meets Mexican artist Gabriel Orozco who uses the urban landscape and everyday objects found within it to twist conventional notions of reality and engage viewer's imaginations.

The Best of Holmes on Homes
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The Best of Holmes on Homes: Great Pretenders

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  Lifestyle Channel  |  October 2, 2013
Rely on a contractor's words instead of their work and you run the risk of being conned In this episode, Mike Holmes recalls some of the best examples of what happens when a ...

Rely on a contractor's words instead of their work and you run the risk of being conned In this episode, Mike Holmes recalls some of the best examples of what happens when a contractor oversells and under delivers.

Lost Kingdoms of South America
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Lost Kingdoms of South America: People of the Clouds

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  September 29, 2013
Archaeologist Dr Jago Cooper reveals the extraordinary history of some of South America's ancient civilizations. Exploring spectacular ruins and investigating the truth behind ...

Archaeologist Dr Jago Cooper reveals the extraordinary history of some of South America's ancient civilizations. Exploring spectacular ruins and investigating the truth behind legends that surround these fascinating cultures, Dr Cooper journeys through Peru, Bolivia and Colombia.

The Secret History of Our Streets
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The Secret History of Our Streets: Reverdy Road

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  SBS  |  September 27, 2013
This episode explores the history of Reverdy Road in Bermondsey, which has endured as an enclave of working-class respectability.

This episode explores the history of Reverdy Road in Bermondsey, which has endured as an enclave of working-class respectability.

Real Chinese
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Real Chinese: Leisure and Sport

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  ABC  |  September 19, 2013
The real China is revealed in this series of concise and informative programs. It provides a guide to Chinese lifestyle and language as we meet the people and explore ten ...

The real China is revealed in this series of concise and informative programs. It provides a guide to Chinese lifestyle and language as we meet the people and explore ten aspects of China's culture in detail. Today: This program looks at how to book a holiday and the best in leisure activities.

Australia: Life On The Edge
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Australia: Life On The Edge: Kimberley Coast

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  National Geographic  |  September 22, 2013
The beautiful and unforgiving Kimberley coast has never been tamed, remaining a vast wilderness of rugged escarpments and gorges which has stood unchanged for thousands of years.

The beautiful and unforgiving Kimberley coast has never been tamed, remaining a vast wilderness of rugged escarpments and gorges which has stood unchanged for thousands of years.

Australian Encounters
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Australian Encounters: Rupert Murdoch and Kamahl 1958

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  ABC  |  September 10, 2013
Just before Christmas, 1958, Rupert Murdoch, then aged 27, met a sensitive young Tamil on the dodge from the immigration authorities. A poor scholar with black skin, Kamahl's ...

Just before Christmas, 1958, Rupert Murdoch, then aged 27, met a sensitive young Tamil on the dodge from the immigration authorities. A poor scholar with black skin, Kamahl's days in White Australia were numbered.

Jimmy And The Giant Supermarket
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Jimmy And The Giant Supermarket: Chicken Kiev

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  November 15, 2012
In the final episode, Jimmy tries to make free-range chicken kievs for Tesco, but will Tesco's customer tasters like them? He also campaigns against the slaughter of thousands ...

In the final episode, Jimmy tries to make free-range chicken kievs for Tesco, but will Tesco's customer tasters like them? He also campaigns against the slaughter of thousands of male dairy calves. Jimmy then gears up for the launch day of his affordable free-range products, nervous to see if the public will buy them or not. Part of BBC Knowledge's What’s Your Body Hiding?

Australia: Land Beyond Time
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Australia: Land Beyond Time

Nat Geo Wild  |  December 16, 2012
Originally presented in Imax theatres, this stunning documentary explores the lavish richness of ancient Australia, a world so very different to one we now call home.

Originally presented in Imax theatres, this stunning documentary explores the lavish richness of ancient Australia, a world so very different to one we now call home.

Megastructures
46:58

Megastructures: Future Trains

National Geographic  |  January 22, 2013
The world's first electromagnetic levitation train linking Shanghai's airport and financial district offers a safe, energy efficient transport system that could change the ...

The world's first electromagnetic levitation train linking Shanghai's airport and financial district offers a safe, energy efficient transport system that could change the face of 21st century travel.

How The Earth Was Made
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How The Earth Was Made: Hawaii

Season 1  |  Episode 12  |  ABC  |  October 2, 2011
A look at the geologic puzzle of how the isolated Hawaiian Islands chain was formed and predictions about their future.

A look at the geologic puzzle of how the isolated Hawaiian Islands chain was formed and predictions about their future.

Nigella Kitchen
28:58

Nigella Kitchen: Rags To Riches

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  ABC  |  December 27, 2011
Truly heavenly meals don't have to start life with painfully expensive ingredients. Nigella's got a whole host of sublime recipes up her sleeve that hail from far more modest ...

Truly heavenly meals don't have to start life with painfully expensive ingredients. Nigella's got a whole host of sublime recipes up her sleeve that hail from far more modest beginnings. Like South Indian Vegetable Curry - made from the wilting contents of a Monday morning fridge raid, decadent Chocolate Chip Bread pudding, aka: stale bread reincarnated. Beer Braised Pork Knuckles with Caraway, Garlic, Apples and Potatoes - totally divine and cheap to boot.

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: Alan Cumming

SBS  |  July 3, 2011
Award-winning actor Alan Cumming made his name playing roles in films such as Goldeneye and X-Men. However his childhood was spent far from the glamour of Manhattan where he ...

Award-winning actor Alan Cumming made his name playing roles in films such as Goldeneye and X-Men. However his childhood was spent far from the glamour of Manhattan where he now lives.

James Rhodes: Piano Man
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James Rhodes: Piano Man: Chopin

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  October 15, 2011
In this episode, James plays three pieces by the composer he has the most affinity with: Frederic Chopin. He performs the monstrously difficult Etude Op. 25 No. 12, and the ...

In this episode, James plays three pieces by the composer he has the most affinity with: Frederic Chopin. He performs the monstrously difficult Etude Op. 25 No. 12, and the sublimely beautiful Prelude, Op. 28 No. 4, followed by the turbulent Fantaisie in F minor, written at the height of Chopin's love affair with George Sand.

Egypt Unwrapped
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Egypt Unwrapped: The Scorpion King

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  August 8, 2011
A century ago, excavators unearthed the image of an unknown ruler called King Scorpion. His name has intrigued experts ever since, but it's only now that major new finds are ...

A century ago, excavators unearthed the image of an unknown ruler called King Scorpion. His name has intrigued experts ever since, but it's only now that major new finds are bringing him to life.

Origins Of Us
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Origins Of Us: Bones

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  May 29, 2012
We have dominated the planet, uncovered the secrets of the atom and travelled to the moon. But how did humans come to be so successful? Discover how our bodies hold all the ...

We have dominated the planet, uncovered the secrets of the atom and travelled to the moon. But how did humans come to be so successful? Discover how our bodies hold all the clues we need to unpick the epic story of our evolution.

Painting Australia
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Painting Australia: Byron Bay

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  STUDIO  |  September 5, 2011
Join presenter Sorrel Wilby as she continues on her exciting journey with Painting Australia - tonight our artists visit Byron Bay in NSW.

Join presenter Sorrel Wilby as she continues on her exciting journey with Painting Australia - tonight our artists visit Byron Bay in NSW.

French Food Safari
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French Food Safari

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  June 30, 2011
In the second episode, Maeve and Guillaume journey under the ground in Paris to the secret bakery of one of the great Parisian bakers, Jean-Luc Poujaran, who supplies all the ...

In the second episode, Maeve and Guillaume journey under the ground in Paris to the secret bakery of one of the great Parisian bakers, Jean-Luc Poujaran, who supplies all the top restaurants in the city.

My Cypriot Kitchen
23:04

My Cypriot Kitchen: Lefkara and Tea

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS2  |  February 10, 2012
In the final episode of the series, Tonia Buxton has offered to create the best of Cyprus on a plate as she cooks for local VIPs - a pop singer, a television presenter and a ...

In the final episode of the series, Tonia Buxton has offered to create the best of Cyprus on a plate as she cooks for local VIPs - a pop singer, a television presenter and a well-loved actor.

Coast
53:53

Coast: Cardiff To St David's

Season 2  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  February 4, 2011
This stretch of coast is rich in industry - both past and present. It has many beautiful and breathtaking sites, with the Gower Peninsula being the first Area of Outstanding ...

This stretch of coast is rich in industry - both past and present. It has many beautiful and breathtaking sites, with the Gower Peninsula being the first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the UK. Cardiff has also transformed itself.

Noah And Saskia
23:59

Noah And Saskia: Don't Blame It On The Hormones Polka

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  June 17, 2011
Saskia's only explanation for this new friendship is it must be love. Everybody thinks she's crazy. How can you love someone you've never met? After being ear-bashed by her ...

Saskia's only explanation for this new friendship is it must be love. Everybody thinks she's crazy. How can you love someone you've never met? After being ear-bashed by her mum, best friend and the girls at school, Saskia begins to wonder!

John O'Conors Beethoven Boot Camp
53:40

John O'Conors Beethoven Boot Camp

ABC2  |  January 9, 2011
Internationally acclaimed Irish concert pianist John O'Conor is in Positano, on Italy's beautiful rugged Amalfi coast holding a masterclass. He wants to pass on the passion ...

Internationally acclaimed Irish concert pianist John O'Conor is in Positano, on Italy's beautiful rugged Amalfi coast holding a masterclass. He wants to pass on the passion and power of Beethoven's music to the next generation of musicians.

Country Town Rescue
29:59

Country Town Rescue

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  ABC  |  May 1, 2012
Farmers from around Trundle are turning up in droves at the local pub. And it's not just to share a yarn over a middy or two. The Committee has arranged a fund raiser with the ...

Farmers from around Trundle are turning up in droves at the local pub. And it's not just to share a yarn over a middy or two. The Committee has arranged a fund raiser with the local male farmers posing for a calendar shoot.

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