Civilisation Documentaries

We have 32 documentaries tagged as civilisation available for you to consume.

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An Islamic History of Europe

An Islamic History of Europe

In this 90-minute documentary, Rageh Omaar uncovers the hidden story of Europe's Islamic past and...

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History

This Is Modern Art

This Is Modern Art

This Is Modern Art was a series written and presented by the English art critic Matthew Collings....

6.7 Views: 17,650
Art and Music

Civilisation - The Great Thaw

Civilisation - The Great Thaw

In the second episode Clark tells of the sudden reawakening of European civilisation in the 12th ...

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History

Civilisation - Man - the Measure of all Things

Civilisation - Man - the Measure of all Things

Visiting Florence, where, Clark argues, European thought gained a new impetus from its rediscover...

6.8 Views: 3,706
History

Civilisation - The Worship of Nature

Civilisation - The Worship of Nature

Belief in the divinity of nature, Clark argues, usurped Christianity's position as the chief crea...

6.7 Views: 3,704
History

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - Alexandria The Greatest City

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - Alexandria The Greatest City

Three cities dominated the ancient world: Athens, Rome and a third, now almost forgotten. It lies...

5.6 Views: 5,526
History

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - The Minoans

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - The Minoans

In this fascinating feature-length documentary historian Bettany Hughes continues her history of ...

9.0 Views: 6,960
History

Europe - A Natural History - Taming the Wild

Europe - A Natural History - Taming the Wild

The impact of human activity on the continent's ecology and landscape over the past 10,000 years,...

5.8 Views: 4,698
History

Europe - A Natural History - A New Millennium

Europe - A Natural History - A New Millennium

Speculating on what the future may hold for the continent. As human habitation spreads across Eur...

5.2 Views: 5,043
History

How Earth Made Us - Water

How Earth Made Us - Water

Professor Iain Stewart explores the influence of water, examining 6,000-year-old rock engravings ...

9.0 Views: 4,399
Nature

Risking It All - Colombia

Risking It All - Colombia

Colombian pilots fly through storms in decrepit planes over the jungle to deliver food and goods ...

5.5 Views: 2,136
Society