Barbarians

  • Published 8 months ago
  • Not Rated

They were dreaded forces on the outskirts of civilization, the bloodthirsty warriors who defied the Roman legions and terrorized the population of Europe. They were barbarians, and their names still evoke images of cruelty and chaos.

But what we really know about these legendary warriors? From the frigid North Sea to the Russian steppes, this ambitious series tells the fascinating stories of four of the most legendary fighters in history, tracing 1,000 years of conquest and adventure through inspired scholarship and some representations largest ever filmed. Mongols Genghis Khan rides and their descendants, as the sweep from Asia to the heart of modern Germany in a frenzy of expansion.

They came in waves from outside the dark forests of Europe and in the course of a millennium that drove a mighty empire to its knees. Relentless and merciless united only in their hatred of Rome each of the warring tribes had their own agenda of violent rites and wild dark secret weapons tactics.

This documentary follows eight of the most feared tribes in history: Goths, Mongols, Huns, Vikings, Vandals, Saxons, Franks and Lombards, as it cut a swath of destruction across the world. BARBARIANS recreates the world of these invaders through even more intense scenes on a large scale battle reenactments and a whistle fast paced exciting narrative.The hatchet and screen noise sound in the ears of the spectators as these four programs to bring the clash of civilizations era to life like never before.

From Around the Web

Related Videos

History
Man With a Movie Camera
youtube icon
08:45

Man with a Movie Camera also known as Living Russia is a 1929 silent documentary film by Dziga Vertov. It is often taken a representative documentary of what a day in Soviet Moscow...

  • 333
  • 1 month ago
  • 10.0(1)
History
The Weight of Chains
youtube icon
01:50

The Weight of Chains (2010) is a Canadian history documentary about the breakup of Yugoslavia and the role of the European Union, United States and NATO in it. The director Boris M...

  • 393
  • 1 month ago
  • 10.0(1)
History
The Nazi Plan
youtube icon
07:07

The Nazi Plan (1945) is an American World War documentary directed by Academy Award winner George Stevens. Largely based on the works of the German director Leni Riefenstahl, the f...

  • 417
  • 1 month ago
  • Not Rated
History
The Conscientious Objector
youtube icon
41:32

The Conscientious Objector (2004) is a war documentary telling the story of World War II medic and The Medal of Honor winner Desmond Doss. In 1945, Doss was situated in Okinawa and...

  • 348
  • 1 month ago
  • 7.9(1)
Avatar

1507 Videos / 95 Views
Related Articles
The Moai are the prominent statues of Easter Island off the coast of Chile, South America and are well known around the ...
  • 369
  • 3 weeks ago
Babylon was founded 4,000 years ago, and the ruins of the city are still considered one of the most beautiful, mythical ...
  • 411
  • 1 month ago
When you think of Peru and tourist attractions, Machu Picchu is the first thing that comes to mind. However, some 100 pl...
  • 301
  • 1 month ago
The date was fourth of July, 1767. The US Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence, declaring that the 13 coloni...
  • 310
  • 1 month ago
Timur, or commonly known as Tamerlane was one of the best military tacticians during the 14th century in Asia. He was al...
  • 480
  • 1 month ago