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Hidden Kingdoms 

This is a series about the tiny animals of the forest and jungles. Seen from their perspective, we experience a life where almost everything is a giant.
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Stephen Fry ...  Narrator 3 episodes, 2014
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This is a series about the tiny animals of the forest and jungles. Seen from their perspective, we experience a life where almost everything is a giant.

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BBC [United Kingdom]

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English

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16 January 2014 (UK) See more »

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Hidden Kingdoms - Micromondi... Grandi Storie See more »

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(3 episodes)

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Too fake
8 November 2015 | by theredmareSee all my reviews

Excellent premises and subject, ruined by trying too hard to make it exciting with obviously fake shots, a never-ending and highly irritating invasive (and LOUD) background music, such as is employed in American children movies or housewife shows.

It would have been much more exciting treated as a serious cutting-edge documentary rather than a weak Walt Disney spin-off. It does contain extraordinary camera work to be fair, which makes the treatment of it very frustrating.

It's probably worth a 7 but I refuse to encourage the Beeb to carry on this Discovery Channel primary school vein :

so, 6.


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