Videos Tagged: history

History
Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire
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‘Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire’, a BBC One docudrama series, based on true facts and extensive historical research, reveals how the greed, lust and ambition of m...

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Art
American Visions
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American Visions, an eight-part documentary series which deals with American art. The film is written and narrated by Time magazine art critic Robert Hughes. American Visions is bo...

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Based on the acclaimed book by Karen Armstrong, this feature-film guides viewers along one of the most difficult tasks of mankind.More than 4,000 years, followers of the monotheist...

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History
A History of Britain
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From the dawn of civilization to the 20th century, A HISTORY OF BRITAIN re-animates familiar tales and illuminates overlooked aspects of England’s past. Written and hosted by his...

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Sports
Original Wing Chun
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This documentary takes a critical look at the origins of the Wing Chun art, a Chinese martial art that specializes in close-range combat by scavenging the rare and early days’ fo...

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A documentary designed to describe the current situation in Afghanistan. Many ideas exposed are related to something deeper than a simple conflict. Witness how the history is made...

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Confirmed as the literal word of God by some and a compelling artifact by others, the Bible has shaped Western history of more than 2,000 years.For ages, it has provided a rich tre...

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History
Mahatma: Life of Gandhi, 1869-1948
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This is a film that purports to describe the biography of Gandhi the man and his relentless pursuit of truth. In a world full of hate and violence, this man of peace and goodwill f...

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History
Lost King of the Maya
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A game where the losers are killed. Take a journey into this strange and mystical world of Mayan culture.

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Religion
Islam: Empire of Faith
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What is Islam? Who is Muhammad? This is the first documentary part 3 narrated by Ben Kingsley about Islam and attempts to answer these questions. This part is about the life of the...

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History
Iran: Seven Faces of a Civilization
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Based on historical and archaeological evidence, this fascinating documentary by Dr. Farzin Rezaei reconstructed 7,000 years of Iranian history.Advanced techniques of film animatio...

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History
Ice Age Columbus: Who Were the First Americans?
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Traditional history tells us that European settlers discovered America in the Renaissance. But revolutionary new archaeological data and the latest DNA research reveal that Europea...

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History
History’s Turning Points - The Black Death
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Turning points in history is a series of thirteen decisive moments of world history. Each turning point in history has behind it a history and a set of main characters dilemmas and...

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History
History of World War II: Hiroshima
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‘History of World War II: Hiroshima’ is a drama-documentary that attempts to show what it is like to live through a nuclear explosion.It encapsulates the three weeks from the t...

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The History of Christianity in Abkhazia is the story of churches, monuments, monasteries and ancient biographies of saints that shaped the Christian religion in Abkhazia. The film ...

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Social
Guns Germs and Steel (2 of 3)
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From Jared Diamonds Pulitzer Prize winning book, Guns Germs and Steel. This documentary traces human history and asks the question, “Why did some societies thrive while others st...

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Social
Guns Germs and Steel (1 of 3)
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From Jared Diamonds Pulitzer Prize winning book, Guns Germs and Steel. This documentary traces human history and asks the question, “Why did some societies thrive while others st...

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Drugs
Grass: The History of Marijuana
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‘Grass: The History of Marijuana’ is a funny yet serious film made by veteran filmmaker Ron Mann, who maps out the terrible loss in imprisoned lives and billions of dollars was...

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Science
Can You Hack It? – Hackers Wanted
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Hackers Wanted, an American documentary film, follows the adventures of Adrian lamo and explores the origins and nature of hackers and hacking by contrasting his story with that of...

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History
Bedlam: The History of Bethlem Hospital
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The Bethlem Royal Hospital in London turn out to be notorious in the 1600′s in respects to the callous and cruel care of its patients as exposed by psychiatric historians.Bedlam:...

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Nature
Big Dogs, Little Dogs
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If you love your canine companion, then this useful, and frequently diverting, narrative from A&E lets you know, more or less, all that you've ever needed to think about the comm...

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History
Ancient Aliens
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"Were we visited by extraterrestrials in ancient times? This documentary explores this unorthodox ideas with some compelling evidence. Could this all be science fiction? Possibly, ...

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History
An Islamic History of Europe
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"In this 90-minute documentary, Rageh Omaar uncovers the hidden story of Europe’s Islamic past and looks back to a golden age when European civilization was enriched by Islamic l...

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Religion
Amongst White Clouds
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"American director Edward A. Burger takes us on his unforgettable journey into the hidden life of China Zen Buddhist tradition forgotten hermit.Amongst White Clouds is a look at th...

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