African Documentaries

We have 62 documentaries tagged as african available for you to consume.

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American Soul - The DuSable Museum of African-American History

American Soul - The DuSable Museum of African-American History

Founded in 1961, the DuSable is one of the first African-American museums in the country. The mus...

5.0 Views: 5,729
History

Guyana - Bitter Harvest

Guyana - Bitter Harvest

Zaiba Malik finds that economic problems are adding to political turmoil and ethnic violence betw...

5.0 Views: 3,208
Society

Mugabe and the White African

Mugabe and the White African

Mugabe and the White African is a 2009 documentary film by Lucy Bailey and Andrew Thompson. The f...

7.2 Views: 3,897
Society

Fault Lines: Cornel West

Fault Lines: Cornel West

Avi Lewis talks to Cornel West, professor of African American Studies at Princeton, hip hop artis...

1.5 Views: 1,797
Society

Ape Man - Human

Ape Man - Human

Why did our earliest ancestors leave the trees and start to walk on two legs? What were early peo...

5.4 Views: 3,072
Science

Ape Man - Exodus

Ape Man - Exodus

The discovery of bones, tools and artefacts at two archaeological sites on Africa's southern coas...

7.0 Views: 2,225
Science

History Cold Case - Ipswich Man

History Cold Case - Ipswich Man

Following the work of Professor Sue Black and her forensic anthropology team at the University of...

7.9 Views: 12,087
Crime

Detox or Die

Detox or Die

A BBC documentary on David, a heroin addict, going through detox with the African Psychedelic Ibo...

7.5 Views: 11,345
Drugs

Ant Attack

Ant Attack

A documentary about the world of the African driver ant, a sinister army of 20 million sisters wh...

6.8 Views: 4,907
Nature

The Life of Birds - Meat-Eaters

The Life of Birds - Meat-Eaters

Broadcast 11 November 1998, this episode examines those birds whose sustenance comes from flesh a...

6.7 Views: 5,881
Nature

Surprising Europe - Hopes and Dreams

Surprising Europe - Hopes and Dreams

In the second episode we meet migrants who have made it and many who are struggling desperately.T...

8.0 Views: 1,853
Society

Surprising Europe - Making ends meet

Surprising Europe - Making ends meet

African migrants in Europe have to deal with many obstacles when they are trying to meet the high...

4.0 Views: 1,750
Society

Surprising Europe - Culture Shock

Surprising Europe - Culture Shock

What is it like to live in Europe with an African identity?As an African migrant you will have to...

2.7 Views: 3,076
Society

Surprising Europe - The Good Life

Surprising Europe - The Good Life

Hip hop artist K-Nel from Kenya came to Germany when he was 19. His motto is: "If you can make it...

2.5 Views: 1,948
Society

Surprising Europe - Home Sweet Home

Surprising Europe - Home Sweet Home

If you are living between continents, it is hard to choose in which one you want to grow old. Man...

4.2 Views: 2,004
Society

Hillbrow: Between Heaven and Hell

Hillbrow: Between Heaven and Hell

Award-winning filmmaker Clifford Bestall goes back to the place where he grew up to explore this ...

6.8 Views: 3,322
Society