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BBC - Pompeii: Life and Death in a Roman Town (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at March 28, 2017
BBC - Pompeii: Life and Death in a Roman Town (2010)

BBC - Pompeii: Life and Death in a Roman Town (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 59mins | 1.73 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

Pompeii: one of the most famous volcanic eruptions in history. We know how its victims died, but this film sets out to answer another question - how did they live? Gleaning evidence from an extraordinary find, Cambridge professor and Pompeii expert Mary Beard provides new insight into the lives of the people who lived in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius before its cataclysmic eruption. In a dark cellar in Oplontis, just three miles from the centre of Pompeii, 54 skeletons who didn't succumb to the torrent of volcanic ash are about to be put under the microscope.

BBC - Panorama: Westminster Terror Attack (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 28, 2017
BBC - Panorama: Westminster Terror Attack (2017)

BBC - Panorama: Westminster Terror Attack (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1739 Kbps | 28mn 30s | 382 MiB
Audio: English AAC 130 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Panorama pieces together what happened during the Westminster terror attack on 22 March and also looks into the life of the attacker to ask what motivated him.
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis - Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Sea Pictures (2014) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis - Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Sea Pictures (2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 124:18 minutes | 1.42 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

The peerless Elgarian Sir Andrew Davis conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in this new recording of Elgars choral masterpiece, The Dream of Gerontius, recognized today by many as the greatest choral work by any English composer. Joining conductor and orchestra are star soloists Stuart Skelton, David Soar and Sarah Connolly, who also sings here in the Elgar song cycle Sea Pictures.

BBC - The Search for Alfred the Great (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at March 27, 2017
BBC - The Search for Alfred the Great (2014)

BBC - The Search for Alfred the Great (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2780 Kbps | 59mn 8s | 1.23 GB
Audio: English AAC 132 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History, Science

Neil Oliver is given exclusive access to a team of historians and scientists investigating the final resting place of Alfred the Great. Following a trail that goes back over a thousand years, the team plans to unravel the mystery of Alfred's remains. Travelling from Winchester to Rome, Neil also tells the extraordinary story of Alfred's life and the equally extraordinary story of what happened to Alfred's remains after his death in 899.

BBC - The Art on Your Wall (2009)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at March 27, 2017
BBC - The Art on Your Wall (2009)

BBC - The Art on Your Wall (2009)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 59mn 2s | 1.73 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Sue Perkins charts the changes in British taste towards domestic art by delving into the stories of contemporary bestsellers and charting the history of post-war prints. She discusses Tretchikoff with Red or Dead founder Wayne Hemmingway, and meets bestselling artists and photographers Jack Vettriano, Mel Allen, Spencer Rowell, Martin Elliot and Sam Toft, as well as discussing the interior design revolution with Habitat founder Terence Conran.

BBC Imagine - The Divine Miss M (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at March 27, 2017
BBC Imagine - The Divine Miss M (2014)

BBC Imagine - The Divine Miss M (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2126 Kbps | 1h 14mn | 1.17 GB
Audio: English AAC 121 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

For five decades the woman they call the Divine Miss M has forged a path which has taken her from a pineapple-canning factory in Honolulu to becoming a Hollywood legend. Alan Yentob joins Bette Midler on a journey through the chorus lines of Broadway and the bathhouses and nightclubs of the 1970s to the very top of the film industry. Her combination of a soulful voice and the raucous wit of Mae West has made her name as an outrageous, but always captivating, all-round entertainer.

BBC - Paula Rego: Secrets and Stories (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 26, 2017
BBC - Paula Rego: Secrets and Stories (2017)

BBC - Paula Rego: Secrets and Stories (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1395 Kbps | 1h 29mn | 973 MiB
Audio: English AAC 129 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

A unique insight into the life and work of celebrated painter Paula Rego directed by her son, film-maker Nick Willing. Notoriously private and guarded, Rego opens up for the first time, surprising her son with secrets and stories of her unique life, battling fascism, a misogynistic art world and manic depression. Born in Portugal, a country which her father told her was no good for women, Rego nevertheless used her powerful pictures as a weapon against the dictatorship before settling in London, where she continued to target women's issues such as abortion rights.

BBC Imagine - Toni Morrison Remembers (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 26, 2017
BBC Imagine - Toni Morrison Remembers (2015)

BBC Imagine - Toni Morrison Remembers (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2364 Kbps | 1h 4mn | 1.12 GiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison is America's first lady of literature. Her books encompass black American history but live and breathe in the present, rich in vivid characters, haunted by ghosts. Born poor in Ohio in 1931, she now lives in New York. She tells Alan Yentob how her father hated whites so much he wouldn't let them in the house. Her masterpiece, Beloved, shows the horrors of slavery perhaps better than any other artwork. She talks as she writes - with warmth and wit. Contributors include Angela Davis (whose biography she edited) and singer Jessye Norman.

BBC - Wild Ireland: The Edge of the World (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 26, 2017
BBC - Wild Ireland: The Edge of the World (2017)

BBC - Wild Ireland: The Edge of the World (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3070 Kbps | 2x~58min | 2.84 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Colin Stafford Johnson journeys along one of the most spectacular coastlines in the world, featuring the wildlife and wild places that make it so unique.

BBC - Britain at War: Imperial War Museum at 100 (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 26, 2017
BBC - Britain at War: Imperial War Museum at 100 (2017)

BBC - Britain at War: Imperial War Museum at 100 (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2205 Kbps | 59mn 14s | 1004 MiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

2017 marks the centenary year of the establishment of Imperial War Museums. It was founded while the First World War was still raging - and over the past century, IWM has expanded hugely, with five sites including the Churchill War Rooms and HMS Belfast. It shares stories of those who have lived, fought and died in conflicts involving Britain and the Commonwealth.
This programme, presented by Falkland’s veteran and charity campaigner Simon Weston CBE, looks at ten key objects from the IWM's collection.