Island Documentaries

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The Minotaur's Island

The Minotaur's Island

The mysterious island of Crete has always loomed large in imagination, as the home of the Minotau...

9.0 Views: 2,038
History

Great Siege of Malta 1565 - Ottoman Wars

Great Siege of Malta 1565 - Ottoman Wars

Our animated historical documentary series on the Ottoman history continues with the famous Great...

Views: 2,221
History

The Fortress In The Lake

The Fortress In The Lake

The Time Team travel to the site of a Dark Age man-made island - known as a crannog - in Llangors...

7.0 Views: 1,639
Mystery

Abu Dhabi: The island Kingdom of the Sheikhs

Abu Dhabi: The island Kingdom of the Sheikhs

The Emirate Abu Dhabi was founded on an island, surrounded by a mangrove belt. In the meantime an...

Views: 1,546
Nature

Kiribati: a drowning paradise in the South Pacific

Kiribati: a drowning paradise in the South Pacific

Climate change and rising sea levels mean the island nation of Kiribati in the South Pacific is a...

8.5 Views: 1,686
Environment

Lost Tribe Of Palau

Lost Tribe Of Palau

An incredible find on a tiny chain of islands in Micronesia provides what at first appeared to be...

8.1 Views: 15,775
History

Stealing A Nation

Stealing A Nation

'Stealing A Nation' (2004) is an extraordinary film about the plight of the Chagos Islands, whose...

9.5 Views: 6,546
Society

The Real Castaway

The Real Castaway

When Martin Popplewell was 15 years old he watched the film The Blue Lagoon starring Brooke Shiel...

7.4 Views: 20,908
Biography

Lost World of the Pacific

Lost World of the Pacific

At the edge of the known world was a mystery. How did an ancient people, so-called cannibals and ...

7.2 Views: 6,229
History

Sharks of Lost Island

Sharks of Lost Island

A team of highly motivated scientists led by National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Enric Sala...

9.5 Views: 7,856
Nature

In Search Of: The Easter Island Massacre

In Search Of: The Easter Island Massacre

This documentary takes a look at the mystery behind the large stone figures found on Easter Islan...

7.7 Views: 9,337
Mystery

The Bell Island Boom

The Bell Island Boom

Was it ball lightning, an overhead meteor explosion or a test of a top secret electromagnetic wea...

5.0 Views: 11,236
Mystery

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

The Man Who Ate Himself To Death

The Man Who Ate Himself To Death

The tragic story of Ricky Naputi, one of the world's fattest men. At nearly 65 stone, bedridden a...

5.8 Views: 7,963
Health

History Of Ireland: Age Of Conquest

History Of Ireland: Age Of Conquest

The Story of Ireland is a clear-eyed and expansive view of the history of the island and its peop...

7.4 Views: 3,624
History

Lost Worlds: The Dominions of the White Death

Lost Worlds: The Dominions of the White Death

The waters that bathe the south of Australia are a link preserved from a former union.50 million ...

4.5 Views: 3,772
Nature