Civilisation Documentaries

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

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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

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

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: 17,367
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: 11,520
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: 8,447
Society

The Lost Civilisation Of Peru

The Lost Civilisation Of Peru

The Lost Civilisation of Peru The rise and fall of the 'Greeks of the Andes'. Programme transcrip...

5.0 Views: 3,295
History

Atlantis Reborn

Atlantis Reborn

Horizon puts Graham Hancock's controversial theories about the past to the test, dissecting his e...

5.8 Views: 2,784
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: 4,553
History