Green Heroes Series 2 has a new group of heroes who acted on their ideas and boldly ventured forth to address the environmental crisis. Each episode explores a different theme to showcase innovative solutions around various environmental issues. The Green Heroes of Series 2 includes musician and record producer Daniel Lanois, author and conservationist Farley Mowat, and award-winning environmental activist Sophia Rabliauskas.
Green Heroes showcases the remarkable stories of people who acted on their ideas to address the environmental crisis. Our Green Heroes includeGreen Giant David Suzuki, renowned chimpanzee researcher and conservationist Jane Goodall, race car driver and activist Leilani Munter and innovator Stuart Hickox. These Green Heroes plus many more are ready to roll up their sleeves and step on some toes to get the job done. This series is a selection of great stories about people turning apathy to action.
China is home to over 1,300 bird species, including 87 globally threat- ened species. Learn how the avifau- na of China lives and adapts as China develops, and how the humans that live among them care for and utilise these species. Follow China’s Black-tailed gulls and Chinese Egrets as they uncover feeding and breeding sites on uninhabited island – Fantouzi. Observe how these birds grow from fresh hatchlings into younglings ready for their first flights. With nest cameras and drone shots from up high, take an unprece- dented bird’s eye view of their cycle of life.
It takes one tough monkey to survive the wildly different changes in season on Mount Huangshan in China. Follow the journey of monkey adolescence and learn the complex social hierarchy of macaque society in this one-of-a-kind documentary. Observe the behaviours of this near-threatened species up-close and experience the life of the Tibetan macaques over the course of a year, from spring to winter.
No other animal has influenced our lives as much as the horse. Our entire history is indivisibly linked to this animal. This documentary portrays a relationship that goes far beyond what we imagine. Although the use of horses has fallen drastically since the start of the Industrial Revolution, our hearts still beat as one; when we look through their eyes, we see ourselves. When we think of free- dom… of harmony… of beauty… of nobility… of strength… of speed… we think of horses as a reference point… HORSES
Beautifully filmed with a series of 4K cameras over the length and breadth of Australia’s diverse landscape. Traverse the stunning coastlines of Australia, the Great Barrier Reef and the amazing outback. Big city life in Sydney is showcased, as are deep gorges and waterfalls of the Blue Mountains. View champion skiers as they whisk down the white wonder that is the Australian Alps in winter, and follow the migration of the Humpback whale from above. Gracefully glide over this ancient and unique land as this program captures the island continent from a heavenly perspective.
On the far west of the Australian continent, with the limitless Indian Ocean beyond, there is a set of islands where the wild animals defy the laws of nature. The three islands lie side by side, but each is ruled by a different yet equally extraordinary animal. For the first time in the world, the life-cycle of the mysterious Quokka, the Little Penguin and the Tiger Snake, has been documented. Using the latest filming equipment and techniques, Rottnest Island Kingdom of the Quokka reveals incredible secrets with an exclusive and intimate look at the inhabitants and those intertwined in their lives on the islands and in the fringing ocean.
Whales are absolutely fascinating for us today, but only a few decades ago these giants of the oceans were close to extinction. How could this relationship change? The film presents the history of this century-long relationship and accompanies one of the most experienced whale rescue team on their dangerous mission.
Save This Rhino follows the desperate efforts in South Africa to save the critically endangered rhinoceros. This thought-provoking and emotionally-charged documentary series charts the struggles, obstacles, and wins of the courageous men and women who are determined to fight on the frontlines of this conservational war to save the rhino. Prepare to be inspired by their resilience, unwavering dedication, and bravery.