Environment Shows

Air Combat

Air Combat

Air Combat covers the history of military aviation from World War I to the present day, focusing on famous aerial engagements, heroic pilots and a dramatic array of aircraft from Harrier Jump Jets to B-52 Bombers.
25 Videos
Beyond
Tough Nuts

Tough Nuts

This explosive series blows the lid off Australia's criminal underworld and reveals the real story behind what made and shaped the most notorious figures in Australian criminal history.
16 Videos
The Full Box
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
14 Videos
VPRO
Combat at Sea

Combat at Sea

Combat at Sea combines exciting archival and modern footage with superior reporting to relive great sea battles, explore naval strategy and counter-strategy, and tell the stories of mighty warships and the men who commanded them.
13 Videos
Beyond
Out In The Cold

Out In The Cold

When it's -37 Celsius outside and the wind is howling, most of us would do anything to avoid leaving our cozy homes and going to work. But for a handful of individuals living in the extremes of the Arctic, going out in those conditions is their work.
10 Videos
Beyond
Devil’s Brigade

Devil’s Brigade

Modern-day Special Forces troops from the US and Canada are brought together to train using the same methods and equipment as the First Special Service Force in the 1940s. Upon completion of the training, only those who pass will be ordered to reenact one of the key European FSSF missions in the Second World War.
4 Videos
Monarch
The Earth's Riches

The Earth's Riches

The metal industry is a major component of the world economy, and the mining takes place all over the world. Yet their extraction and refinement is still an arduous and dangerous process, not only for the workers but for the surrounding environment.
3 Videos
TVF Media
The Kangaroo Gang

The Kangaroo Gang

Narrated by Barry Humphries, the dramatised documentary tells the true story of a brazen band of Aussie thieves who moved to London in the 60s and ran riot, pulling off the most daring heists that Scotland Yard had ever seen.
2 Videos
The Full Box
The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson

The Life and Times of Roger Rogerson

Roger Rogerson was a tough cop in a tough town. Just what was needed many would say. This 2011 portrayal of his life provides a unique insight into Sydney's underworld, the characters, crimes and the key events that spanned his career as one of the city's most feared law enforcers.
2 Videos
Reel

Environment Videos

Supertornado: Anatomy Of A Megadisaster

Supertornado: Anatomy Of A Megadisaster

May 22, 2011, the costliest tornado in American history struck Missouri. carving a mile-wide swathe of destruction. Scientists descended on the city to find out what made this tornado so destructive.
TVF Media
44mins
Hubble’s Enduring Legacy

Hubble’s Enduring Legacy

Since its launch, the Hubble Telescope has returned images of unprecedented beauty of a dynamic and changing universe. By looking closely at these images, Hubble’s Enduring Legacy reveals the findings of astronomers over its remarkable history.
TVF Media
50mins
The Cholesterol Question

The Cholesterol Question

The Cholesterol Question features the world’s leading scientific authorities who reveal the latest insights and dispel age-old myths. This is essential science at its most gripping.
TVF Media
43mins
ADHD: Not Just For Kids

ADHD: Not Just For Kids

It used to be just for kids, but not anymore. ADHD: Not Just For Kids dispels the myths about this neurobiological syndrome that children and adults often live with unrecognised for years.
TVF Media
42mins
The Science Of Sleep

The Science Of Sleep

Sleep has long been regarded as nothing more than a way to charge our batteries. But what if it can control our weight, allow us to make memories, and help us to fight off diseases like Alzheimer’s?
TVF Media
44mins
The Changing Face Of Barry Manilow

The Changing Face Of Barry Manilow

This shy, Brooklyn boy became the biggest selling recording artist with 10 number one singles in the Billboard charts. His millions of enthusiastic fans have remained loyal over the decades and his live shows still sell out around the world.
TVF Media
52mins
The Changing Face Of Liza Minelli

The Changing Face Of Liza Minelli

She was born into Hollywood royalty – the daughter of Vincente Minnelli and Judy Garland, but life for Liza has not been easy. Nonetheless Liza’s talent as a performer has always shone through.
TVF Media
51mins
The Changing Face Of Joan Collins

The Changing Face Of Joan Collins

Joan was a serious drama student until a movie studio offered her thousands to become a starlet and she never looked back. At 40 she became an international icon playing cougar and uber-bitch Alexis Colby on top soap Dynasty.
TVF Media
52mins
Teranga: the migrant-run Afrobeat nightclub uniting Naples

Teranga: the migrant-run Afrobeat nightclub uniting Naples

Fata and Yankuba are two young Gambians with ambitious dreams, who fled dictatorship and poverty and landed in Naples.
The Guardian
34mins
Philippine Marines Force Reconnaissance Battalion

Philippine Marines Force Reconnaissance Battalion

What does it take to be part of this elite unit? We take you behind the scenes and discover how tough you need to be to earn this badge of honour.
TVF Media
48mins
The Changing Face Of Arnold Schwarzenegger

The Changing Face Of Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold’s is a classic rags-to-riches story, the American dream come true. Brought up in a poor family in Austria, he became a champion body-builder and Mr Universe. It gave him a ticket to America where he starred in a movie and married a Kennedy.
TVF Media
52mins
Thai Marine Recon

Thai Marine Recon

The Thai Marine Recon are one of the world’s elite special forces. Their job takes them deep behind enemy lines to clear the path before the main marine brigade hit the enemy.
TVF Media
47mins
Malaysia GGK Commandos

Malaysia GGK Commandos

Before large forces hit the combat zone, the Malaysian Army’s special forces unit GrupGerakKhas are the first men on the ground behind enemy lines.
TVF Media
48mins
The Changing Face Of Elton John

The Changing Face Of Elton John

These days Sir Elton is rock royalty. He’s come a long way from his dorky school days when he went by the name Reginald Dwight, from massive specs and spandex, to Versace suits and wigs: Elton is an international institution.
TVF Media
52mins
Pimps

Pimps

The sex industry has been a major moneymaker for countless generations. Profiting from the trade are the pimps who earn their share illegally by enticing women into organised prostitution rings.
TVF Media
24mins
Gambling Gangsters

Gambling Gangsters

High-rollers, match fixers and gangsters. Illegal gambling rings profit in the millions, taking exorbitant bets, running underground casinos, even fixing professional baseball games.
TVF Media
26mins
Loan Sharks

Loan Sharks

Offering easy money with a quick loan, thousands in cash, no questions asked. But when a borrower can’t keep up with the payment terms, loan sharks strike mercilessly.
TVF Media
23mins
Assassins

Assassins

Hired killers operate in organised networks in the gun-savvy capital of Philippines. As the bullets fly, gang wars rage in the streets while cops are gunned down and politicians fear for their lives.
TVF Media
24mins
The Changing Face Of George Michael

The Changing Face Of George Michael

From chart topping hits to being the youngest ever recipient of the Ivor Novello Award, George Michael’s success was astronomical. But it was his knack for reinvention which kept him in the public consciousness.
TVF Media
52mins
Pirates

Pirates

Marauders of the high seas. Outlaws of the ocean. They've been called many things, but these modern-day pirates are nothing like their storybook depictions. These are Southeast Asian pirates that are not to be trifled with.
TVF Media
24mins
Human Traffickers

Human Traffickers

We zoom in on Southeast Asian hotspots spanning Cambodia, Thailand and Malaysia where illegal dealers, helpless victims and fierce authorities reveal true accounts of this intricate crime world.
TVF Media
23mins
The Changing Face Of Madonna

The Changing Face Of Madonna

Madonna is the mistress of re-invention and understands the power of the visual image. From her days as a “Boy Toy” via the “Material Girl” to her latest incarnation as a movie director, she has never lost ability to shock and grab headlines.
TVF Media
51mins
Drug Dealers

Drug Dealers

Police estimate that 1.7 million people in the Philippines are addicted to drugs. Meet the real drug dealers and longtime addicts who are tangled in this lucrative underground trade, monitored closely by undercover agents.
TVF Media
24mins
Child Sex Bandits

Child Sex Bandits

Sexual predators of children are among the most heinous criminals in the world. We go deep into this vile underground industry and document real life accounts of shocking stories from victims of child sex exploitation.
TVF Media
24mins
The Changing Face Of Elizabeth Taylor

The Changing Face Of Elizabeth Taylor

Liz was a child-star brought up and schooled on the MGM lot. Her image and story has been at the heart of all the biggest changes in celebrity culture.
TVF Media
52mins
William And Kate: A Royal Love Story

William And Kate: A Royal Love Story

Tracing the highs and lows of William and Kate’s rollercoaster relationship, the programme asks how the famous couple deal with press attention and uncovers their secret love trysts.
TVF Media
47mins
Diana: The Night She Died

Diana: The Night She Died

A fascinating exploration into the failings of the early official investigation into the 1997 car crash that killed Princess Diana, Dodi Al Fayed and their driver Henri Paul.
TVF Media
50mins
Diana: The Inquest

Diana: The Inquest

Diana: The Inquest takes a remarkable look at the mysterious beginnings and proceedings of the British inquest into the deaths of Princess Diana, Dodi Al Fayed and their driver Henri Paul.
TVF Media
48mins
Shenzhen, China

Shenzhen, China

There’s no denying that Shenzhen fosters innovation and entrepreneurship. But does that make it a smart city? Host Jason Pomeroy finds out.
TVF Media
23mins
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, Spain

Home to the architectural works of Antoni Gaudi and the footballing feet of Lionel Messi, this week Smart Cities travels to Barcelona.
TVF Media
24mins
Living The Game

Living The Game

In the world of computer games, there are players earning fight money as a pro. From the game “STREET FIGHTER”, there are even professional star players who achieve great fame and money.
TVF Media
59mins
Songdo, South Korea

Songdo, South Korea

In the pilot episode of Smart Cities, architect Jason Pomeroy visits one of the world’s pioneering smart cities - Songdo, South Korea.
TVF Media
23mins
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Smart Cities, travels to Amsterdam, where the Dutch have a very relaxed view about technology.
TVF Media
23mins
Higashimatsushima, Japan

Higashimatsushima, Japan

Architect Jason Pomeroy travels to Higashimatsushima in Japan, the hardest hit city of the Japan earthquake and tsunami of March 11, 2011.
TVF Media
24mins
Bandung, Indonesia

Bandung, Indonesia

How does the smart city of Bandung harness the power of social media? Architect Jason Pomeroy is about to find out.
TVF Media
23mins
Singapore

Singapore

Better living, stronger communities, and opportunities for all – this week on Smart Cities host Jason Pomeroy comes home to Singapore.
TVF Media
23mins
Ahmedabad, India

Ahmedabad, India

Can a smart city be inclusive? Can it improve the lives of all it’s people? Architect Jason Pomeroy travels to Ahmedabad to find out.
TVF Media
23mins
Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland

During her time in Northern Ireland, Penelope visits one of the lesser known royal residencies; Hillsborough Castle.
TVF Media
47mins
Wales

Wales

In Wales, Penelope explores the regal links of the Pembrokeshire corgis and the Royal harpist.
TVF Media
47mins
Scotland

Scotland

The second episode sees Penelope delve into the drama which surrounded Mary Queen of Scots at The Palace of Holyroodhouse.
TVF Media
47mins
England

England

Penelope starts her journey in England, at the Queen’s much-loved residence, Windsor Castle.
TVF Media
47mins
Extreme Constructions: Thunder Boat

Extreme Constructions: Thunder Boat

The Thunde Boat is a true "Swiss knife", acting simultaneously as an aircraft base, a commandment post and is equipped as a floating hospital, with the ability to shelter troops, helicopters and vehicles.
Java Films
53mins
Green Warriors: South Africa’s Toxic Townships

Green Warriors: South Africa’s Toxic Townships

Johannesburg is considered the most uranium-contaminated city in the world. Waste dumps from around 600 abandoned mines sit next to residential communities, blowing polluted dust into homes and contaminating soil and water supplies.
Java Films
53mins
Green Warriors: Indonesia, The World’s Most Polluted River

Green Warriors: Indonesia, The World’s Most Polluted River

The Citarum river in Indonesia is the world's most polluted river. The Green Warriors team analyzed water samples, rice, children's hair, etc. and found out many toxic chemicals are endangering the lives of the 14 million Indonesians using the water.
Java Films
53mins
A Plastic Surgery: Coca-Cola’s Hidden Secrets

A Plastic Surgery: Coca-Cola’s Hidden Secrets

More and more businesses are promising to recycle, including Coca-Cola, a group selling 4000 plastic bottles every second. Can we depend on promises made by these multinationals? We discover that their promises are as sugar-filled as their products.
Java Films
53mins
Extreme Constructions: Paris Metro

Extreme Constructions: Paris Metro

Paris' metro is the heart of the city. With 220 km of rail, 302 stations and 13 lines, it transports more than five million people daily. Construction tested many methods: wooden tunnels, ground freezing systems, and submerged chambers in the Seine.
Java Films
53mins
The Migraine Solution

The Migraine Solution

For anyone who has experienced a debilitating migraine headache, this condition is no mystery. But for the rest of the world, it's one of the least funded, least understood, and most confounding chronic conditions.
Java Films
53mins
Prescribing Death

Prescribing Death

Oxycontin. Codeine. Fentanyl. All prescription drugs to which countless patients have become addicted. How did it happen?
Java Films
70mins