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The Botany of Desire
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The Botany of Desire

The Botany of Desire, based on the book of the same name by Michael Pollan, looks at ways in which plants have found a way to advance their agenda by ensuring they are attractive to human beings. The film contains a lot of metaphors, most of them by Michael himself, as there are no words […]
What Darwin Never Knew
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What Darwin Never Knew

The earth is abundant with a large variety of different animals, including 28,000 fish species, 9,000 types of bird, and over 350,000 kinds of beetles. What Darwin Never Knew seeks to shed light on the 1.4 million discovered species that live on the planet, in addition to millions of undiscovered ones, and how they came […]
Planet Earth
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Planet Earth

Planet Earth is a ground-breaking series narrated by David Attenborough, filmed over four years and across sixty-four different countries, making it the BBC’s most expensive nature series ever. It celebrates the fascinating diversity of the natural world, showcasing different ecologies and their unique inhabitants. Each of Planet Earth’s eleven episodes is dedicated to a different […]
Samsara
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Samsara

Samsara is a non-narrative documentary by Ron Fricke exploring the marvels of the world and the richness of the human experience. Filmed across twenty-five countries over a five-year period and acclaimed for its mesmerising visuals and music, it captures both the tedious and the miraculous and the greatest depths of human spirituality. Samsara is a […]
Meat the Truth
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Meat the Truth

Although many films have alerted the public to the issue of climate change, most have ignored one of its most important causes: rapid livestock production. Presented by Dutch MP Marianne Thieme, the leader of the Party for the Animals, Meat the Truth points out the fact that livestock farming creates more worldwide greenhouse gas emissions […]
The Cove
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The Cove

In the 1960s, Ric O’Barry captured and trained dolphins for the hit television show Flipper. Regretful of his actions, he has since reinvented himself as a dolphin activist, working tirelessly to shine a light on the dark practices of dolphin capture and slaughter. The Cove centres around O’Barry’s quest to expose the ugly reality of […]
Super Smart Animals
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Super Smart Animals

Super Smart Animals is a two-part documentary about intelligent animals all over the world. Liz Bonnin embarks on a journey to meet these amazing creatures up close and personal with the help of their human teachers and companions. Ayumu, a chimpanzee living at the Primate Research Institute at Kyoto University, taught by Professor Matsuzawa, is […]
Planet Ocean
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Planet Ocean

Planet Ocean by the notable environmentalist, journalist, and photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand explores the ocean as an entire ecosystem, using stunning cinematography by Arthus-Bertrand and Michael Pitiot to show how all life on Earth is interconnected. Rather than using a persuasive tone, Planet Ocean employs the raw natural beauty of ocean life to show how precious […]
Africa
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Africa

David Attenborough explores Africa’s stunning landscapes and undiscovered creatures on a trip through the wildest continent in the world. Focusing on the wildlife and habitats that make up the continent gives the viewer an opportunity to see Africa in a way they’ve never seen before. Attenborough narrates the journey over a series of six episodes […]
Blackfish
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Blackfish

Blackfish tells the story of Tilikum, a captive orca whale that has been involved in the deaths of several people, including its trainer at SeaWorld. The documentary exposes the ill-treatment of orcas in captivity and issues within the sea-park industry while highlighting the controversy and consequences of keeping killer whales in captivity. Shown through a series […]
Baraka
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Baraka

Baraka is a film that shows humanity as it is – the different cultures and nature of the planet. Using no words at all, it brings through all the emotions you can consider to define the human spirit. Directed by Ron Fricke, it discovers new practices from forgotten areas of the globe and major cities […]
Winged Migration
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Winged Migration

Winged Migration portrays the epic feat of the migration of birds during winter. The documentary took four years to film, spanning all seven continents to collect footage of majestic birds as they travelled across landmass and oceans alike. Rather than discussing the facts involved in the lengthy journeys that these birds make, Winged Migration concentrates […]