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BBC - Handmade on the Silk Road (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 24, 2016
BBC - Handmade on the Silk Road (2016)

BBC - Handmade on the Silk Road (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2998 Kbps | 3x~28min | 1.89 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

A documentary series about traditional crafts along the ancient trade route of the Silk Road. Each film follows a day in the working life of a weaver, woodcarver and potter in China, Uzbekistan and Iran.

BBC - The Silk Road: Series 1 (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 18, 2016
BBC - The Silk Road: Series 1 (2016)

BBC - The Silk Road: Series 1 (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3000 Kbps | 3x~59mn | English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | 3.89 GB
Genre: Documentary

Dr Sam Willis reveals how the Silk Road was the world's first global superhighway where people with new ideas, new cultures and new religions made exchanges that shaped humanity.

BBC - The Story of China: Silk Roads and China Ships (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 29, 2016
BBC - The Story of China: Silk Roads and China Ships (2016)

BBC - The Story of China: Silk Roads and China Ships (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3008 Kbps | 58mn 59s | 1.31 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Michael Wood tells the tale of China's first great international age under the Tang Dynasty (618-907). From the picturesque old city of Luoyang, he travels along the Silk Road to the bazaars of central Asia and into India on the track of the Chinese monk who brought Buddhism back to China. This tale is still loved by the Chinese today and is brought to life by storytellers, films and shadow puppet plays. Then in the backstreets and markets of Xi'an, Michael meets descendants of the traders from central Asia and Persia who came into China on the Silk Road. He talks to Chinese Muslims in the Great Mosque and across town hears the amazing story of the first reception of Christianity in 635.

BBC The Story of India Episode 3 Spice Routes and Silk Roads  Video

Posted by moitapchoi at July 19, 2009
BBC The Story of India Episode 3 Spice Routes and Silk Roads

BBC The Story of India Episode 3 Spice Routes and Silk Roads
Bluray encode 720p | English: DTS @ 1536 Kbps | 1280x720 | x264, 5750 Kbps| NTSC (29.97 fps) | 54mn 54s | Subtitles: n/a | Rip date: 2009-07-15 | 2.92 GB
Genre: Documentary

The Story of India is a BBC TV documentary series, written and presented by historian Michael Wood, about the 10,000-year history of the Indian subcontinent in six episodes. It was originally aired on the BBC in six episodes in August and September 2007 as part of the BBC season "India and Pakistan 07", which marked the 60 years independence of India and Pakistan.

BBC - Remembrance: The Sikh Story (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 3, 2016
BBC - Remembrance: The Sikh Story (2010)

BBC - Remembrance: The Sikh Story (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 29mn 36s | 888 MB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

Bill Weir and filmmaker Philip Bloom tell the stories of extraordinary people, places, cultures and creatures at a crossroads.

BBC - Black and British: A Forgotten History (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 3, 2016
BBC - Black and British: A Forgotten History (2016)

BBC - Black and British: A Forgotten History (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2537 Kbps | 4x~59mn | 3.76 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Historian David Olusoga explores the enduring relationship between Britain and people whose origins lie in Africa.

BBC - Lost Kingdoms of Central America (2014) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 3, 2016
BBC - Lost Kingdoms of Central America (2014) [Repost]

BBC - Lost Kingdoms of Central America (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2541 Kbps | 4x~59mn | 6.37 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Dr Jago Cooper explores the rise and fall of the forgotten civilisations of Central America. His quest takes him from from the crystal blue seas of the Caribbean to the New World's most impressive pyramids, flying over the smoking volcanoes of Costa Rica and travelling deep underground in the caves of central Mexico. He travels in the footsteps of these peoples to reveal their secrets and unearth the astonishing cultures that flourished amongst some of the most dramatic landscapes in the world.
Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016) [Official Digital Download]

Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 72:07 minutes | 813 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma is back for a sixth album with the Silk Road Ensemble. Sing me Home is the companion album for a new documentary film called The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble. The album is a musical exploration of the notion of "home", from the diverse perspectives of the members of the Silk Road Ensemble. With a mix of traditional tunes and original songs we're taken on a tour of homes around the world from the Balkans to China, India, Iran, Ireland, Japan, Mali, Syria, and the United States.

The Silk Road: China to Turkey (2011) [repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 19, 2016
The Silk Road: China to Turkey (2011) [repost]

The Silk Road: China to Turkey (2011)
DVDRip | 960 x 540 | .MP4/AVC @ 2000 Kbps | 2x~80mn | English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | 1.96 GB
Genre: Documentary

The Silk Road influenced the great civilizations of China, India, Ancient Egypt, Persia, Arabia, and Ancient Rome. The Silk Road was filmed by award-winning filmmaker Marlin Darrah, and crew.

BBC - The Renaissance Unchained (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 16, 2016
BBC - The Renaissance Unchained (2016)

BBC - The Renaissance Unchained (2016)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3837 Kbps | 4x~60min | 6.62 GiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Waldemar Januszczak challenges the traditional notion of the Renaissance and shows breathtaking yet unknown masterpieces.