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BBC - Britain's Greatest Invention (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 23, 2017
BBC - Britain's Greatest Invention (2017)

BBC - Britain's Greatest Invention (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2546 Kbps | 1h 28min | 1.66 GiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Trevor McDonald, Angela Rippon, Nick Knowles, Giles Coren, Len Goodman, David Harewood and Angela Scanlon compete to reveal Britain's best invention.

BBC - Africa: The Greatest Show on Earth (2013)  Video

Posted by vivid23 at April 2, 2013
BBC - Africa: The Greatest Show on Earth (2013)

BBC - Africa: The Greatest Show on Earth (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 2385 Kbps | 59mn | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 1.17 GB
Genre: Documentary

Highlights of the breathtaking series 'Africa'. Sir David Attenborough takes a journey through the vast and diverse continent of Africa as it's never been seen before. The journey begins in the Kalahari, Africa's ancient southwest corner, where two extraordinary deserts sit side by side and even the most familiar of its creatures have developed ingenious survival techniques. Black rhinos reveal a lighter side to their character as they gather around a secret waterhole. Springbok celebrate the arrival of rains with a display of 'pronking'. Bull desert giraffes endure ferocious battles for territory in a dry river bed.

BBC - Jean Sibelius (1984)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 23, 2017
BBC - Jean Sibelius (1984)

BBC - Jean Sibelius (1984)
PDTV | 752 x 560 | .MKV/AVC @ 1650 Kbps | 2x~52mn | 1.32 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts, Music

In the first of two films exploring the life and music of Jean Sibelius, celebrated filmmaker Christopher Nupen looks at the Finnish composer's development from his beginnings to the time of his third symphony.

BBC - The Trouble with Tolstoy (2011)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 16, 2017
BBC - The Trouble with Tolstoy (2011)

BBC - The Trouble with Tolstoy (2011)
PDTV | 720 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1601 Kbps | 2x~65mn | 1.52 GB
Audio: English AC-3 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Biography, History

Alan Yentob takes an epic train ride through Tolstoy's Russia, examining how Russia's greatest novelist became her greatest troublemaker.

BBC - Ships that Changed the World (2008)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 13, 2017
BBC - Ships that Changed the World (2008)

BBC - Ships that Changed the World (2008)
DVDRip | 640x352 | .AVi/XviD @ 1096 Kbps | 3x~39min | 1.01 GiB
Audio: English MP3 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Ships that Changed the World is a fascinating three-part series which explores how the history of the 20th century was defined by the iconic vessels of the age. Presented by Colonel Tim Collins, the show uncovers the secret history of ship building, and charts the fortunes of Belfast-based dockyard Harland and Wolff, revealing how the ships and the industry they spawned shaped the course of global history for almost a century. Once the greatest shipbuilders in the world, they played a crucial role in two world wars, survived Luftwaffe bombing, the Wall Street crash, and the advent of air travel.

BBC - Versailles (2011)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 2, 2017
BBC - Versailles (2011)

BBC - Versailles (2011)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4500 Kbps | 3x~59mn | 5.47 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Drama, History

Drama-documentary recreating the life and loves of three French Kings: Louis XIV, XV and XVI and the Palace of Versailles.

BBC - Wellington: The Iron Duke (2002)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 1, 2017
BBC - Wellington: The Iron Duke (2002)

BBC - Wellington: The Iron Duke (2002)
PDTV | 704 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1646 Kbps | 3x~46mn | 1.73 GB
Audio: English AC-3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History, Biography

A film charting the life of Arthur Wellesley, better known as the Duke of Wellington, an extraordinary man whose thrilling life on the battlefield was just as interesting off it. Military historian and presenter Professor Richard Holmes tells the story of Britain's greatest-ever soldier. Wellington was a brilliant figure, idealistic in politics, cynical in love yet irresistible to women, a man of enormous personal courage, often sickened by the horror of war.

BBC - The Secret Life of Primates (2009)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 30, 2017
BBC - The Secret Life of Primates (2009)

BBC - The Secret Life of Primates (2009)
BRRip | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3707 Kbps | 4x~48min | 5.59 GiB
Audio: English AAC 447 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

In a spellbinding journey of discovery, renowned zoologist Charlotte Uhlenbroek undertakes a unique animal experience as she travels to the planet's jungles and mountains and infiltrates some of the greatest wild primate groups, attempting to get physically closer to them than anyone has tried before. Using her skills, knowledge and expertise, Charlotte unravels the complex social and sexual dynamics of mountain gorillas, orang-utans, chimpanzees and baboons and pushes the boundaries of traditional camera techniques to bring viewers every detail of these magnificent animals' existence.

BBC - Frederick the Great and the Enigma of Prussia (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 28, 2017
BBC - Frederick the Great and the Enigma of Prussia (2010)

BBC - Frederick the Great and the Enigma of Prussia (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 59mn 10s | 1.73 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

The Prussian king Frederick the Great was one of the greatest warriors and leaders in modern European history, achieving greatness through the Seven Years War and lauded as a philosopher and cultured 'Prince of the Enlightenment'. Yet the reputation of both Frederick and his Prussia was to be tarnished by association with Hitler's Nazi regime. Historian Christopher Clark re-examines the life and achievements of one of Germany's most colourful and controversial leaders.

BBC - The First World War (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 27, 2017
BBC - The First World War (2014)

BBC - The First World War (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3860 Kbps | 10x~50mn | 13.9 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, War

Ten-part series based on the book by Hew Strachan, Professor of the History of War at Oxford which tells the story as never before, dispelling the myths and offering new and provocative answers to core questions about the war's causes, conduct and legacy. It features hundreds of eyewitness accounts from frontline soldiers, generals, statesmen, children and women from all sides in the conflict. The First World War shaped the twentieth century. It sparked the Russian Revolution and launched America as a world power. The fault-line from its failed peace settlement led to a second terrible world war barely twenty years later. We live with its unresolved consequences; in the Middle East, the Balkans and Ireland. Originally shown on Channel 4 in 2003.