Foreign Correspondent

July 2020

Season 2020, Episode 24 (Life And Liberty)

4.0 8 x
US Bureau Chief David Lipson travels through the northeast swing states to speak with voters about the coming presidential election. Will this fractured country survive the ultimate democratic stress test? (Season Final)

Season 2020, Episode 23 (The Power Of Falun Gong)

4.0 27 x
Falun Gong has morphed from fringe quasi-religious group into a powerful player in America's conservative media landscape. Using social media they try to get Trump re-elected so he can continue his war of words with China.

Season 2020, Episode 22 (North Korea's Secret Armada)

4.0 29 x
Foreign Correspondent investigates North Korea's secret fishing fleets, exposing smuggling operations which make millions for leader Kim Jong Un. As they illegally fish further out to sea are they breaking UN Sanctions?

Season 2020, Episode 21 (Stolen Children)

4.0 5 x
Born in Timor, raised in Indonesia, a group of East Timorese stolen during wartime is now returning home. But will reunion with long lost family heal old wounds? This is a moving story about the power of blood and memory.
June 2020

Season 2020, Episode 20 (The Swedish Model)

3.0 19 x
Sweden is doing COVID differently. Its high-risk strategy allows cafes, schools and gyms to stay open, trusting citizens to do the right thing. But with over 5000 dead, many are asking - is the Swedish model working?

Season 2020, Episode 19 (All The Single Men)

3.0 23 x
Being a single man in China is tough. Young men face pressure to provide a family heir but finding a bride isn't easy. With 30 million more males than females, many bachelors are taking desperate measures to get hitched.

Season 2020, Episode 18 (No Justice, No Peace)

4.0 7 x
What began as a hashtag seven years ago has transformed into a global movement for justice for black people. Sally Sara reports on #BlackLivesMatter, the force galvanising rage and grief sparked by George Floyd's death.

Season 2020, Episode 17 (Pirates Of The Caribbean)

4.0 10 x
The laid back, self-proclaimed 'rainbow people' of Trinidad and Tobago are dealing with an increase in illegal migration, gang crime and piracy on-sea. Andy Park visits during peak party season, the festival of Carnival.

Season 2020, Episode 16 (The Doctor Vs The President)

4.0 3 x
She's a young doctor. He's the Russian President. He insists he's got the virus under control. She says he's lying. We follow the medic who's learned to fight without fear and the leader who's afraid of losing control.
May 2020

Season 2020, Episode 15 (Carry On Covid)

4.0 4 x
Coronavirus has hit Britain hard with the highest death toll in Europe and forecasts of the deepest recession in 300 years. We look at England through the lockdown and hear people's fears and hopes for life after corona.