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The Secret Life of Primates (2009 Mini-Series)
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This brand new documentary series sees renowned primatologist Charlotte Uhlenbroek undertake one of the biggest challenges of her career...
 
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Amazonia (2013)
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After a plane crash, Saï, a capuchin monkey born and raised in captivity, finds himself alone and lost in the wilderness of the Amazon jungle. (83 mins.)
 
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Natural World (1983 TV Series)
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David Attenborough chooses his ten favorite animals that he would most like to save from extinction...
Director: Brian Leith
 
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Great Migrations (2010 Mini-Series)
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Great Migrations takes viewers on the epic journeys animals undertake to ensure the survival of their species. (45 mins.)
 
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Life in the Undergrowth (2005 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's ground-breaking exploration of a group of organisms that are vast in number, yet often too small to be noticed: the invertebrates. (50 mins.)
 
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Grizzly Man (2005 Documentary)
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A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska. (103 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
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The Life of Birds (1998 TV Series)
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David Attenborough's comprehensive and richly detailed study of birds, examining the variety of different species and their ways of life. (489 mins.)
 
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Planet Earth (2006 Mini-Series)
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Emmy Award-winning, 11 episodes, 5 years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition. (533 mins.)
 
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Journey of Life (2005 Mini-Series)
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The 5 x 60 minute programs cover the story of evolution, from the beginning of time to where we find ourselves today - the individual program titles being Seas Of Life, Land Grab, Airborne, Living Together and Human Life. (300 mins.)
Director: Miles Barton
 
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The Blue Planet (2001 Mini-Series)
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Mammoth series, five years in the making, taking a look at the rich tapestry of life in the world's oceans. (50 mins.)
 
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The Human Body (1998 Mini-Series)
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(394 mins.)
 
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The Private Life of Plants (1995 TV Series)
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David Attenborough's study of the world of plants, which demonstrates, with the aid of time-lapse photography, the rich and varied ways in which they flourish. (292 mins.)
 
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Supersense (1988 TV Series)
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Smell your way across an ocean as a salmon does. See, through the multi-aspected eye of a fly, what a human hand looks like when it is about to strike. Amazing effects reveal the secrets of animal perception.
Director: John Downer
 
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The Nature of Britain (2007 Mini-Series)
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Winged Migration (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary on the migratory patterns of birds, shot over the course of three years on all seven continents. (98 mins.)
 
16.
In the Womb (2005 Documentary)
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(120 mins.)
Director: Toby Macdonald
 
17.
Cane Toads: An Unnatural History (1988 Documentary)
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A documentary detailing the spread of Hawaiian sugar-cane toads through Australia in a botched effort to introduce them as counter pests. (47 mins.)
Director: Mark Lewis
 
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Wild China (2008 Mini-Series)
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An in-depth look at some of China's most impressive natural sites such as the ancient Han kingdom, the Mongol steppes, the Silk Road and the Tibetan Plateau. (60 mins.)
 
19.
Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life (2009 Documentary)
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A documentary about evolution. (59 mins.)
 
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The Meerkats (2008 Documentary)
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An inspiring exploration of one family's resilience and fortitude shot using innovative and groundbreaking filming techniques. (83 mins.)
 
21.
Vanishing of the Bees (2009 Documentary)
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This documentary takes a piercing investigative look at the economic, political and ecological implications... (87 mins.)
 
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Richard Hammond's Invisible Worlds (2010 Mini-Series)
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This documentary features state-of-the-art camera technology used to focus on what humans cannot see with the naked eye. (94 mins.)
 
23.
First Life (2010 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough goes back in time to investigate the origins of life.
 
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Human Planet (2011 Mini-Series)
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Like all life forms, humanity partially adapts to types of natural environment, yet also tends to change them... (50 mins.)
Stars: John Hurt
 
25.
Project Nim (2011 Documentary)
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Tells the story of a chimpanzee taken from its mother at birth and raised like a human child by a family in a brownstone on the upper West Side in the 1970s. (93 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
 
26.
Shane Untamed (2011 TV Series)
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Follow intrepid explorer, Shane Reynolds, around the world as he searches for the last, truly WILD places on the planet.
 
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Untamed Americas (2012 TV Series)
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Explores the grit and glory in the wilds of North America, Central America and South America. (240 mins.)
 
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The Blood of the Rose (2009 Documentary)
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The British-Kenian nature documentary filmer and ecological activist Joan Root was killed in her home in January 2006... (90 mins.)
Director: Henry Singer
 
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Madagascar (2011 Mini-Series)
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Over 80% of Madagascar's animals and plants are found nowhere else on Earth. Discover what made Madagascar so different from the rest of the world, and how evolution ran wild there. (240 mins.)
 
30.
Life on Earth (1979 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's groundbreaking study of the evolution of life on our planet. (702 mins.)
 
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Antz (1998)
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A rather neurotic ant tries to break from his totalitarian society while trying to win the affection of the princess he loves. (83 mins.)
 
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Inside the Human Body (2011 TV Series)
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Inside The Human Body - takes us deep under our skin where we are dwarfed by even the smallest cell, where blood vessels becomevast cathedrals and the tiniest cluster of cilia becomes an expansive forest.
 
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Into the Wild (2007)
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After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life. (148 mins.)
Director: Sean Penn
 
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Meerkat Manor (2005 TV Series)
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This is a documentary drama series which follows a meerkat family in the Kalahari Desert, South Africa, called the Whiskers. (26 mins.)
 
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10,000 BC (2008)
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A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe. (109 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
 
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Birdwatchers (2008)
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When a tribe of indigenous Guarani Indians attempts to re-inhabit their ancestral land, which lies on the border of a wealthy landowner's fields, tensions escalate. (104 mins.)
Director: Marco Bechis
 
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Kaddu Beykat (1976)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Safi Faye
 
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The Ghosts in Our Machine (2013 Documentary)
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A cinematic documentary that illuminates the lives of individual animals living within and rescued from the machine of our modern world. (93 mins.)
Director: Liz Marshall
 
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The Age of Stupid (2009 Documentary)
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A future archivist looks at old footage from the year 2008 to understand why humankind failed to address climate change. (92 mins.)