Civilisation Documentaries

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

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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: 17,644
Art and Music

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...

7.3 Views: 17,366
History

The Truth of Troy

The Truth of Troy

It's one of the greatest stories ever told. The legend of Helen of Troy has enchanted audiences f...

6.0 Views: 11,518
History

Secrets In The Dust: Secrets of Angkor

Secrets In The Dust: Secrets of Angkor

Angkor is a region of Cambodia that served as the seat of the Khmer Empire, which flourished from...

8.8 Views: 11,089
History

Surplus - Terrorized into Being Consumers

Surplus - Terrorized into Being Consumers

Surplus: Terrorized Into Being Consumers is an award winning Swedish documentary film on consumer...

7.7 Views: 8,444
Society

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: 6,959
History

Civilisation: The Masters of the River

Civilisation: The Masters of the River

Around 2000 BC, a mysterious civilisation thrived along the Indus river, between today's India an...

7.3 Views: 5,847
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: 5,525
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: 5,040
History

Into Eternity

Into Eternity

This film explores the question of preparing the site so that it is not disturbed for 100,000 yea...

6.5 Views: 4,794
Environment

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: 4,697
History

Rome: Power & Glory: Cult Of Order

Rome: Power & Glory: Cult Of Order

Rome fashioned a cultural template that resonates today in Western art, architecture, medicine an...

7.0 Views: 4,551
History

The Mystery of Easter Island

The Mystery of Easter Island

On Easter Day 1722, Dutch explorers landed on Easter Island. A civilisation isolated by 4,000km o...

7.4 Views: 4,417
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: 4,395
Nature

The Roman Empire - The Rise of the Roman Empire

The Roman Empire - The Rise of the Roman Empire

Two thousand years ago, one civilisation held the entire Western world in its grasp. From Norther...

6.3 Views: 3,769
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: 3,704
History