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The Blinding Sea
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directed by George Tombs, 1956-; produced by George Tombs, 1956- (Quebec (Province): Evidentia Films, 2020), 1 hour 48 mins
The Blinding Sea, a 108-minute high-definition film, explores the life and loves of Roald Amundsen (1872-1928), the most successful polar explorer of all time. The film portrays him not as a lone white hero of legend, but as a person who shared with the Inuit and Inupiat of Arctic Canada and Alaska as well as the...
directed by George Tombs, 1956-; produced by George Tombs, 1956- (Quebec (Province): Evidentia Films, 2020), 1 hour 48 mins
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Royal History's Myths and Secrets, George IV and the Regency
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in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour 1 mins
Lucy Worsley investigates the lies told about six of Europe's Royal dynasties. Welcome to a past that's blood-soaked and fiendish, where treachery plays out in beautiful palaces and on nightmarish battlefields. This isn't the polished version of royal history we're used to. Travelling across Europe in search of th...
in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour 1 mins
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Royal History's Myths and Secrets, The Reformation
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in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour
Lucy Worsley investigates the lies told about six of Europe's Royal dynasties.Welcome to a past that's blood-soaked and fiendish, where treachery plays out in beautiful palaces and on nightmarish battlefields. This isn't the polished version of royal history we're used to. Travelling across Europe in search of the...
in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour
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Royal History's Myths and Secrets, Season 1 Episode 1, Elizabeth I: The Warrior Queen
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in Royal History's Myths and Secrets, Season 1 Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 1 hour 1 mins
Lucy Worsley investigates the lies told about six of Europe's Royal dynasties. Welcome to a past that's blood-soaked and fiendish, where treachery plays out in beautiful palaces and on nightmarish battlefields. This isn't the polished version of royal history we're used to. Travelling across Europe in search of th...
in Royal History's Myths and Secrets, Season 1 Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 1 hour 1 mins
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The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 2, Art of Persia: Series 1, Episode 2
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directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014 and Matthew Springford, fl. 2008, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 52 mins
Samira Ahmed tells the remarkable story of the clash between two powerful civilisations.
directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014 and Matthew Springford, fl. 2008, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 52 mins
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The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 1, Art of Persia: Series 1, Episode 1
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directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Matthew Springford, fl. 2008 and Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 51 mins
Samira Ahmed gains unprecedented access to Iran to reveal how the Persian Empire was born.
directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Matthew Springford, fl. 2008 and Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 51 mins
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Civilizations, Episode 1, The Second Moment of Creation
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directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
Examine the formative role of art and the creative imagination in the forging of humanity itself. Images and artifacts found in Africa, Asia, Europe, Australia and South America testify to the urge to develop civilizations.
directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Civilizations, Episode 2, How Do We Look?
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directed by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016; presented by Dame Mary Beard, 1955-; produced by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016 and Caroline Buckley, fl. 2009, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
Explore the many functions of the human image in art. Portraits, paintings and sculptures, life-size and colossal, perform a role - assuaging loss, expressing strength, inspiring fear - and were instrumental in depicting the body today.
directed by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016; presented by Dame Mary Beard, 1955-; produced by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016 and Caroline Buckley, fl. 2009, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Civilizations, Episode 3, God and Art
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directed by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016; presented by Dame Mary Beard, 1955-; produced by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016 and Caroline Buckley, fl. 2009, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
Trace the relationship between religion and art, which has inspired some of the most ingenious, affecting, and breathtaking works of art ever made. Yet beneath great works of religious art often lie conflict, intrigue and divine mysteries.
directed by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016; presented by Dame Mary Beard, 1955-; produced by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016 and Caroline Buckley, fl. 2009, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Civilizations, Episode 4, Encounters
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directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
See how seafaring advances and a thirst for trade and exploration sent human beings around the planet. Distant and disparate cultures met for the first time, and art became the great interface by which civilizations understood each other.
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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