Wild

June 2017
45:40

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Through a series of compelling and moving stories in the wild, this two-part documentary series reveals France as a country blessed with natural riches and a thriving wildlife. France is a country usually associated with fine food, wine and fashion, but this program goes beyond its famous Parisienne capital and fromageries to explore this awe-inspiring place, where thousands of years of history, landscape and nature intertwine creating a world in which humans and wild animals exist alongside ea...
May 2017
47:34

S1 Ep1

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Through a series of compelling and moving stories in the wild, this two-part documentary series reveals France as a country blessed with natural riches. France is a country where the rich, fertile and well watered soil has given birth to an exceptional level of biodiversity. This program explores its full range up close and personal. In the Pyrenees we meet the brown bear, whose spring diet requires an abundance of protein rich foods. In Ecrins Nation Park in the Alps, the golden eagle hunts ma...
51:28

S1 Ep3 - Enduring The Drought

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Enduring the Drought - This intimate journey into the heart of Brazil concludes. A fierce drought ensues, culminating in huge and ferocious fires. The capuchin monkeys, giant otters, coatis and jaguars are proving their extreme survival skills while looking for mates and racing to breed to ensure that the next generation are born just as the good times arrive again. Astonishing footage tells an extraordinary tale of love in a harsh world. (Part 3 of 3) (From the UK) (Documentary) (Rpt) PG CC
51:09

S1 Ep2 - Facing The Flood

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Facing the Flood - This intimate journey to the heart of a Brazil continues, following the animal families as they face the formidable monsoon rains. The giant otter babies must watch out for predatory jaguars and learn to swim before their river floods. The coatis must eat all they can before their world disappears underwater, and the youngest capuchin monkey has to learn some clever survival skills fast. (Part 2 of 3) (From the UK) (Documentary) (Rpt) G CC
50:32

S1 Ep1 - A Dangerous World

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A Dangerous World - Brazil is the wild heart of South America, home to more species than any other country on the planet. But it is also a land of extremes, where animals must learn to adapt to survive. Three charismatic animal families, capuchin monkeys, giant otters and coatis, strive to raise their families against a backdrop of extraordinary landscapes and huge extremes of weather - a beautiful yet dangerous world full of jaguars and caimans. (Part 1 of 3) (Documentary) (Rpt) PG CC
April 2017
49:58

S1 Ep4 - October To December

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October to December (Autumn) - Wild Britain is an enchanting series that reveals why Britain’s climate is so unique and why the country’s relationship with its wildlife is so enduring and so special. In the final episode, the fading sun brings an energy change to Britain and powerful storms batter the shores. The trees go dormant, but not before a final burst of colour. For animals, the shortening days are a cue to act: sika deer battle for supremacy while dormice curl up for a winter snooze. S...
49:10

S1 Ep3 - July To September

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July to September (Summer) - The country is at its warmest. It’s boom time for the insects – the air above a summer meadow is thick with the sound of them. The latest thermal cameras reveal the ghostly and mysterious displays of the nocturnal nightjar birds on Dorset heaths. While millions of people celebrate in summer, billions of ants take to the skies on flying ant day. The departing swallows pause for one last wash in the river before leaving Britain’s shores, signalling the end of summer. ...
49:26

S1 Ep2 - April To June

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April to June - This documentary series showcases the dynamic nature of Britain over an entire year, revealing why Britain’s climate is so unique and why the country’s relationship with its wildlife is so enduring and so special. Late March signals the start of a battle for light. Time-lapse show billions of plants, shrubs and trees racing to be the first to make use of the sun’s life-giving energy. Bats and bees come out of hibernation and birds and animals begin their own perilous race; to br...
March 2017
49:31

S1 Ep1 - January To March

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January To March - The range of seasons in Britain are as extraordinary as the climate is unique. The splendour of the autumn colour change is as magnificent as anywhere on earth, while the animal migration is of planet-wide importance. Beautiful time-lapse photography illustrates how the landscape is changing minute by minute, day by day, month by month – from a waterfall freezing solid to an entire hillside of heather bursting with colour. This enchanting series that reveals why Britain’s cli...
December 2016
48:02

Poland

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Huge wandering dunes on the Baltic, thousands of lakes in the dream landscape of Masuria, gigantic river systems of Biebrza and Narew, mystical primeval forests and the rugged crags of the Southern mountains: all of this is Poland. No other country in Europe has more square kilometres of national parks, so it is little wonder that many animals are still to be found here that have long since disappeared elsewhere in Europe: bisons and black storks, ruffs and elks. Wild Poland gives surprising in...
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