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Hero For All, A : Nelson Mandela's Farewell

Independent documentary which chronicles Nelson Mandela's 1998 farewell tour through the United States and Canada before he stepped down as President. 1999

  • 13 (V)
  • Factual/True Story,Historical/War
  • 61min
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Season 1 / Episode 5

Food Tech

Pizza - Big fan of pancakes? Want to know if French fries are really French? Food Tech dishes up the stories behind your favorite foods.

  • Cuisine,Lifestyle
  • 60min

WARNING: This Drug May Kill You

Addiction to painkillers is a massive epidemic that is destroying lives. This unflinching documentary follows four families with members caught in the spiral of addiction that's destroying everyone around them.

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Stealing Sunflowers

News24 investigates the aftermath of the violence that broke out in the small farming town of Coligny following the death of 16-year-old Mathomola Moshoeu for stealing sunflowers.

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21 Icons

21 Icons is a visual celebration of the lives of men and women who have shaped the world around them for the better. Inspired by the life of Nelson Mandela, it tells the stories of people who have continued his legacy

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Season 1 / Episode 4

History of the Holidays

The 90's - Tis the season to deconstruct these holiday traditions.

  • Historical/War,Other
  • 60min
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Season 1 / Episode 12

Mankind The Story of All of Us

New Frontiers - Season Finale: The end of the Civil War allows Mankind to go into overdrive. This is an age of innovation, transformation and mass production. People believe that 'Anything, everything, is possible'.

  • Other,Other
  • 45min
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Season 1 / Episode 8

The Sixties

1968 - Interviews and archival footage focusing on the politics, music, technical advancements, drugs and the ʺfree loveʺ movement of the 1960s.

  • Historical/War,Other
  • 41min
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Season 1 / Episode 8

History's Greatest Mysteries: Folklore

The Real Wolfman - Discover the true nature of these historical myths. Real or Legend?

  • Other,Other
  • 60min
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Martial Arts: Secrets Of The Asian Masters

An unprecedented glimpse at the mentors, students, and weapons that have given the Filipino fighting system its fierce reputation.

  • Factual/True Story
  • 80min

Southern Rites

Before he became the first black President of the US and she his wife, Barrack and Michelle went on a first date that would change their destinies.

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Good Hair

Comedian Chris Rock explores the world of African-American hair, visiting beauty salons, barbershops and even a hair styling convention in Atlanta, meeting some larger-than-life characters along the way.

  • 13 (L)
  • Other
  • 92min
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Season 1 / Episode 4

Vietnam In HD

An Endless War (1968-1969) - See the Vietnam War through the experiences of 13 people who were there.

  • Other
  • 60min

War with the Roses

The Springboks and England have endured a brutal rivalry for over a hundred years on the rugby field with each side enjoying highs and lows. The Springboks are still never short of motivation when they go to war with the Roses.

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Atomic Homefront

A major metropolitan area in the United States lies dangerously close to a large landfill containing radioactive waste and an escalating underground fire.

  • Other,Other,Other
  • 93min

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