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BBC - All that Lies Behind Me (2014)  

Posted by notbanned at March 29, 2015
BBC - All that Lies Behind Me (2014)

BBC - All that Lies Behind Me (2014)
PDTV | 832x468 | .MKV/AVC @ 1149 Kbps | 59mn 1s | Audio: English AAC 132 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 552 MiB
Genre: Documentary

In 1927, Donald Merrett began a 12 month sentence for forgery. A charge of murder had been found Not Proven. The killing for which he had stood trial, was that of his mother ….and he was just 17. Born in New Zealand in 1908, Merrett moved with his mother Bertha to Edinburgh, in 1926. After she died and on his release from prison, he married 17 year old Vera Bonnar and went on a thirty year spree across Europe. He spent a large inheritance, consorted with countless women - and traded on the black market during WWII. In his 40s, he returned to Britain. When Vera refused to give him cash, he drowned her in the bath and when her mother tried to intervene, Merrett showed no mercy. Donald Merrett was one of the most colourful and daring criminals of his day. From his crimes as a teenager in Edinburgh to his demise, his story is told through drama reconstruction and expert opinion.

BBC - Entertaining the Troops (2011)  

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 27, 2014
BBC - Entertaining the Troops (2011)

BBC - Entertaining the Troops (2011)
HDTV | 1024x576 | .MKV/AVC @ 1410 Kbps | 58mn 29s | Audio: English AAC 132 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 658 MiB
Genre: Documentary

During World War Two an army of performers from ballerinas to magicians, contortionists to impressionists, set out to help win the war by entertaining the troops far and wide. Risking their lives they ventured into war zones, dodging explosions and performing close to enemy lines. Featuring the memories of this intrepid band of entertainers and with contributions from Dame Vera Lynn, Eric Sykes and Tony Benn, this documentary tells the remarkable story of the World War Two performers and hears the memories of some of those troops who were entertained during the dark days of war.

BBC - The Pharaoh who Conquered the Sea (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 3, 2016
BBC - The Pharaoh who Conquered the Sea (2010)

BBC - The Pharaoh who Conquered the Sea (2010)
PDTV | 704 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1585 Kbps | 58mn 14s | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 744 MB
Genre: Documentary, History, Science

Over three thousand years ago, legend has it that Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt's first female pharaoh, sent a fleet of ships to the wonderful, distant land of Punt. A bas-relief in the temple where she is entombed in Luxor shows them bringing back extraordinary treasures. But did this expedition really happen? And if it did, where exactly is the land of Punt?

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.
BBC - Young, Gifted and Classical: The Making of a Maestro (2016)

BBC - Young, Gifted and Classical: The Making of a Maestro (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2311 Kbps | 59 mins | English AAC 93.5 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.02 GB
Genre: Documentary, Music

The documentary culminates with Sheku's biggest performance to date, playing at the world-famous Royal Festival Hall in London, with Britain's first all-black and ethnic minority orchestra, Chineke!. As the preparations for this groundbreaking concert begin, the film explores what it means to be a young, black, classical musician in today's society.
BBC - Young, Gifted and Classical: The Making of a Maestro (2016)

BBC - Young, Gifted and Classical: The Making of a Maestro (2016)
WEBRip | 960x540 | .MKV/AVC @ 1560 Kbps | 58mn 59s | 699 MiB
Audio: English AAC 94 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Film following Sheku Kanneh-Mason, who became the first black winner of BBC Young Musician, as he tries to come to terms with his win and the pressures and opportunities it brings.

BBC - Pompeii: The Last Day (2003)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 2, 2016
BBC - Pompeii: The Last Day (2003)

BBC - Pompeii: The Last Day (2003)
DVDRip | 704 x 384 | .AVI/XviD @ 1697 Kbps | 50mn 46s | English AC-3 224 Kbps, 2 channels | 701 MB
Genre: Documentary, History

On 24 August AD79, the sleeping giant Mount Vesuvius erupted with horrifying force, destroying the prosperous Roman cities Pompeii and Herculeneum. Their inhabitants were subjected to 24 hours of untold horror. Four million tonnes of pumice, rock and ash rained on the towns, suffocating the life out of the cities, and burying alove those who had been unable to flee.

BBC - Wonders of the Solar System (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 2, 2016
BBC - Wonders of the Solar System (2010)

BBC - Wonders of the Solar System (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 5x~58mn | 8.99 GB
Audio: English AC-3 384 Kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Science, Technology

Professor Brian Cox visits some of the most stunning locations on earth to describe how the laws of nature have carved natural wonders across the solar system.