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The Nobles of Prehistory
Some Palaeolithic burials are exceptionally decorative and complex. Who were these individuals buried with so much care and adornment?
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
A Controversial Genius
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner developed a spontaneous and fresh artistic style that scandalised the establishment of his day. A portrait of a highly talented yet controversial painter.
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Online Abuse Against Women
This documentary focuses on women’s testimony from all walks of life who have been victim of online abuse and examines the harm this phenomenon does to them and to democratic debate.
360° Geo - Mexico's Escaramuza Riders
Escaramuza is a discipline for women where teams of riders lead their horses in complex choreographies requiring great skill.
Iraq: The Forbidden Frontier
Smugglers in Iraq who traffick TVs and other products into Iran risk death, prison, and torture
Has Streaming Saved the Music Industry?
Today the music industry is buoyant thanks to Spotify and other subscription streaming services. But there is a downside: Most artists earn very little of the billions generated by streaming.
Re: Love Letters to Juliet
Shakespeare’s Rome and Juliet met their tragic end over 400 hundred years ago but the play still inspires the romantic to visit Verona or to send letters to Juliet.
The Genius of Gothic Art
Death and the devil, nudity and eroticism, horror in blazing colours , Gothic art cast a spell over people 500 years ago.