Derren Brown's tour across the UK will leave audiences in awe of his shocking stunts and mind games. The super illusionist will create sheer open-mouthed amazement after his unfailing feats of memory and suggestion live on stage.
This is a rare and fascinating glimpse into the world of live-action role-playing ('LARPing'), a real-life version of the videogame phenomenon World of Warcraft. The idea of live-action role-playing (LARPing) is so strange to most people that the participants often become outcasts. Monster Camp: The Story of Nero Seattle is an award-winning documentary about the world that LARPers inhabit for fun, where gamer stereotypes are simultaneously shattered and confirmed. At the end of the game, participants may be just as sane/insane as everyone else.
Drama-documentary Blackout explores the effects of a devastating cyber-attack on Britain's national electricity grid. Based on meticulous research and real government contingency plans, Blackout combines real and fake user-generated footage, CCTV archive and news reports to build a terrifyingly realistic account of Britain being plunged into darkness.
Multi award-winning psychological illusionist Derren Brown returns to SBS 2 for this amazing and magical special. Hero at 30,000 Feet takes an 'average Joe' on an extraordinary psychological journey which will culminate with him facing a life-changing decision of whether to take control of a Boeing 737 packed with passengers, which he believes is about to fall out of the sky.
What is wrong with nudity? Why are people embarrassed about their bodies? How and why did they get the way they are? This fim takes a group of volunteers and subjects them to a series of psychological and physical tests to challenge attitudes to the naked human form. The questions raised strike at the heart of human physical and social evolution.