Society and Culture Shows

My God

My God

Host Chris Nichol meets a series of guests for an animated discussion about life, God, the universe and what drives us forward.
50 Episodes
Flame
Rare Breed

Rare Breed

Rare Breed is a unique series that follows Northern Irish farming families across an entire year. Working hand in hand with nature and the weather we see how young and old share in this seasonal rhythm that brings food from the soil to the kitchen table.
24 Episodes
Flame
Future Thinking

Future Thinking

Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world.
20 Episodes
BBC Future
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
17 Episodes
BBC Future
Secret Lives of Women

Secret Lives of Women

Examine the little-known, fringe subcultures of some women in America. It includes wide-ranging themes, from shopaholics, to plastic surgery, eating disorders and sex.
15 Episodes
Via Vision
Leyland's Australia

Leyland's Australia

Mal and Laraine Leyland take us on the caravanning and camping adventure of a lifetime around Australia.
14 Episodes
Viewlorium
Roller Derby Till I Die

Roller Derby Till I Die

Follow the lives of 16 unique skaters as they discover what it takes to devote their lives to being roller girls.
13 Episodes
Flame
Horizon

Horizon

Horizon tells amazing science stories, unravels mysteries and reveals worlds you've never seen before.
11 Episodes
BBC
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 Episodes
Beyond
Beyond the Passage of Time

Beyond the Passage of Time

Beyond the Passage of Time investigates an ancient world that is rapidly disappearing as it collides with modernity. Each episode takes the viewer into a different ancient tribe to look at its untampered traditions and customs.
8 Episodes
TVF Media
Haunting: Australia

Haunting: Australia

Hailing from all corners of the globe, six of the best ghost hunters in the business have joined forces to investigate paranormal activity in Australia's most haunted locations.
8 Episodes
Flame
ANYDOKO Shorts

ANYDOKO Shorts

The best pieces of the world in bite-size format.
7 Episodes
ANYDOKO
Panorama

Panorama

The BBC's Panorama is the world's longest running investigative TV show, featuring interviews and reports on a wide variety of subjects.
6 Episodes
BBC
Rio: City of Sport

Rio: City of Sport

Explore the story of sport in Rio de Janeiro in the run up to the two greatest sporting events on earth - the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games.
6 Episodes
Flame
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
6 Episodes
VPRO
Dumb, Drunk And Racist

Dumb, Drunk And Racist

Joe Hildebrand has just three weeks to change the opinion of four Indians who think Aussies are Dumb, Drunk and Racist.
6 Episodes
ABC
Virgins Wanted

Virgins Wanted

Virgins Wanted is an observational documentary that follows one man and one woman as they seek to auction their first sexual experience.
6 Episodes
ABC
The Story of Australia

The Story of Australia

The Story of Australia focuses on the heritage, diverse culture, industry, enterprise and unique natural features of Australia. High Definition footage, including underwater, aerial and special effects photography, is used to capture the world of Australia.
6 Episodes
Flame
Am I Perfect?

Am I Perfect?

Am I Perfect? is a documentary series that follows 19-year-old Australian Maddy, as she sets out on a journey to see if ‘Hollywood’ perfection is attainable. In this social experiment, she subjects herself to vigorous beauty treatments, diets and exercise regimes endorsed by the media over a gruelling ten weeks.
6 Episodes
Passion
101 East

101 East

Bold, untold stories from across Asia and the Pacific. 101 East is Al Jazeera's in-depth current affairs program from the world's most populated region.
4 Episodes
Al Jazeera
The Big House

The Big House

In a radical social experiment, we take one big house in Ireland and staff it up with the direct descendants of the men and women who lived and worked there - upstairs and downstairs.
4 Episodes
Flame
This Is

This Is

Cinematic snapshots of our favourite places.
4 Episodes
ANYDOKO
This World

This World

International investigative documentary series from the BBC.
3 Episodes
BBC
Strong Men

Strong Men

The world's toughest humans are profiled in this documentary series hosted by the Pumphrey brothers, famed as Human Wrecking Balls.
3 Episodes
Reel
Two Men In China

Two Men In China

Two Men in China sees the indefatigable Tim Flannery and John Doyle - armed with inquisitive minds and enduring humour - explore our powerful neighbour and our major trading partner.
3 Episodes
ABC
In A League Of Their Own

In A League Of Their Own

Follow the fortunes of the first all-Aboriginal Australian Rules football team to enter a mainstream AFL-affiliated competition, through their first bone-jarring season.
3 Episodes
Ronin
Ewan McGregor - Cold Chain Mission

Ewan McGregor - Cold Chain Mission

Ewan McGregor is on a mission to the ends of the earth to immunise some of the hardest-to-reach children in the world.
2 Episodes
BBC
Russia On Four Wheels

Russia On Four Wheels

Justin Rowlatt and Anita Rani set off across Russia on two massive road-trips across the world's biggest, and one it's most enigmatic, countries.
2 Episodes
BBC
Shifting Sands

Shifting Sands

Assessing opinion in the Middle East two years on from the start of the Arab Spring.
2 Episodes
BBC
The Chinese Are Coming

The Chinese Are Coming

Justin Rowlatt investigates the spread of Chinese influence around the planet and asks what the world will be like if China overtakes America as the world's economic superpower.
2 Episodes
BBC
Everyday HK

Everyday HK

Everyday HK is an original video series following Steph Lau's day to day life in Asia's global city Hong Kong.
2 Episodes
ANYDOKO
Game. Set. KL.

Game. Set. KL.

Explore the best of Malaysia with tennis superstar Nick Kyrgios.
2 Episodes
ANYDOKO
What If?

What If?

What If?' from BBC Future explores thought experiments and hypothetical scenarios.
2 Episodes
BBC Future
Japanoizy

Japanoizy

Discover traditional and modern Japan.
2 Episodes
ANYDOKO
All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace

All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace

A series of films about how humans have been colonised by the machines we have built. Although we don't realise it, the way we see everything in the world today is through the eyes of the computers.
1 Episode
BBC
My Big Decision

My Big Decision

Documentary series following a number of British teenagers as they each embark upon a road trip that could lead them to a life-changing decision.
1 Episode
BBC
Wonderland

Wonderland

This BBC documentary strand is an annual eight-part series of hour-long films about different aspects of contemporary British life.
1 Episode
BBC
Top Picks

Top Picks

We list our favourite foods and things to do all over the world.
1 Episode
ANYDOKO
Building Tomorrow

Building Tomorrow

Building Tomorrow presents radical visions that illustrate not only the huge challenges we face, but also the opportunities that could materialise if we push the limits of what's possible.
1 Episode
BBC Future
Ben Cropp's Wild Australia

Ben Cropp's Wild Australia

Ben Cropp swapped spear gun for camera in 1962, after winning six Australian spear fishing titles and representing Australia at the world titles.
1 Episode
Viewlorium

Society and Culture Episodes

The second Gnaoua Music Festival celebrated centuries of musical tradition

The second Gnaoua Music Festival celebrated centuries of musical tradition

The internationally renowned festival in Morocco fused together a range of genres including Gnaoua music - an ancient African Islamic repertoire of songs and rhythms.
Euronews
Watch: Giant dinosaur roams Chinese rice paddy

Watch: Giant dinosaur roams Chinese rice paddy

Lufeng County, home to the spectacle, is renowned for numerous discoveries of dinosaur remains from the Jurassic period.
Euronews
How Dominos Won In India

How Dominos Won In India

When Dominos set its sights on expanding into the Indian market they faced a pretty big hurdle - Indians didn't really eat much pizza. Not to let such a detail hinder their plans, Domino's charged ahead. Using menu and pricing innovations they wer...
Cheddar
Playing for Equal Pay

Playing for Equal Pay

There is more than just a trophy on the line for the U.S. Women’s National Team in this year’s Women’s World Cup. Cheddar takes an in-depth look at how the legal and cultural battle over equal pay in professional sports is taking the field in this...
Cheddar
Roadtrip through Cambodia

Roadtrip through Cambodia

Michele Finadri travelled around Cambodia by motorcycle. The highlight was a visit to the country's best-known religious monument, the Angkor Wat temple complex.
1min
Deutsche Welle
A city portrait of Augsburg

A city portrait of Augsburg

Augsburg was home to several prominent bankers and merchants, including Jakob Fugger. And the city's easy access to water made it an important industrial center in the late 19th century.
3mins
Deutsche Welle
Meet a local: Batumi, Georgia

Meet a local: Batumi, Georgia

Nino Khakhubia works as an economist -- and she'll show you around her home town. The highlights include vineyards, Batumi's historic Old Town and Black Sea beaches.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Why Every TV Show Has A Noticeably Boring Episode

Why Every TV Show Has A Noticeably Boring Episode

Whether your favorite television show is Friends or Breaking Bad, every TV show has what is called a bottle episode. But are bottle episodes a good or a bad thing? Cheddar Explains....
Cheddar
Comic Louie Anderson Looks to His Mom as Inspiration for 'Baskets' Role

Comic Louie Anderson Looks to His Mom as Inspiration for 'Baskets' Role

Emmy Award winner Louis Anderson has some important women in his life to thank for his successful representation of Christine ー his mom and five sisters.
Cheddar
Gambling away their savings in Bulgaria

Gambling away their savings in Bulgaria

In Bulgaria, the poorest land in the EU, many people buy scratchcards for the state lottery. But their chances of winning big are very slim.
Deutsche Welle
Bosnia: Children of war

Bosnia: Children of war

At the War Childhood Museum in Sarajevo, every exhibit represents the fate of a child during the Bosnian War. The concept has earned the museum international acclaim.
Deutsche Welle
Traditional cow fighting in Switzerland

Traditional cow fighting in Switzerland

In the Canton of Valais, breeders of Herens cattle let their strongest animals engage in friendly cow fights. The fights have become a tourist attraction. Here it's the females who take the bull by the horns!
Deutsche Welle
Belarus: E40 Waterway an eco-threat

Belarus: E40 Waterway an eco-threat

The planned E40 Inland Waterway is a project to connect the Baltic to the Black Sea. But its route threatens Belarusian nature reserves, which are home to rare bird species.
Deutsche Welle
Greece: Fear in brown coal country

Greece: Fear in brown coal country

In Greece, lignite mining is becoming less and less profitable. And very little is invested in environmental protection. The health and wealth of residents in the surrounding villages are suffering as a result.
Deutsche Welle
Why Krispy Kreme Failed in Australia

Why Krispy Kreme Failed in Australia

Krispy Kreme's initial expansion into Australia was a success, but seven years later the company closed a third of its stores. Cheddar examines why the donut company failed down under.
Cheddar
Norway: the Viking School

Norway: the Viking School

Longing for a simpler life, more Norwegians are reviving the legacy of their ancestors. They take courses to learn the skills of everyday Viking life - when the famed warriors were NOT looting and pillaging Europe.
Deutsche Welle
Turkey: Istanbul's Election for Mayor

Turkey: Istanbul's Election for Mayor

Istanbul is holding a repeat election for mayor. The opposition senses fraud in the works. Turkey's high electoral board accepted an objection by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's party and called for the repeat.
Deutsche Welle
A Video from Australia

A Video from Australia

Viewer Yohanes Paulus Bisma from Singapore shows us kangaroos, dunes and turquoise waters in and around Sydney, New South Wales.
1min
Deutsche Welle
Sightseeing in Havana

Sightseeing in Havana

Steve Hanisch explores the Cuban capital in a vintage car. Old Havana and its fortifications are a UNESCO world heritage site. An event visitors enjoy is the firing of the cannon at 9 p.m.
2mins
Deutsche Welle
Art market growing as annual extravaganza opens in Basel

Art market growing as annual extravaganza opens in Basel

Prices for big-name artists holding firm, say experts.
Euronews
The international art scene in Dubai continues to grow

The international art scene in Dubai continues to grow

Art Dubai is one of the highlights on the cultural calendar and features work from 42 countries and around 500 artists all sharing perspective and ideas.
Euronews
Salzburg’s ‘Heavenly Voices’ with Cecilia Bartoli and Philippe Jaroussky

Salzburg’s ‘Heavenly Voices’ with Cecilia Bartoli and Philippe Jaroussky

Voci celesti - 'Heavenely Voices' is dedicated to this year's edition to castrato voices who inspired Handel and many other Baroque composers. 'Alcina' also features on the bill of the Salzburg Summer Festival, where it will be performed between 8...
Euronews
John Cena: Nickelodeon Knows Its Audience With 'Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader'

John Cena: Nickelodeon Knows Its Audience With 'Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader'

Professional wrestler, actor, and now game show host John Cena explains what's changed in a reboot of "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader" for Nickelodeon.
Cheddar
New trove of father's letters released to mark Anne Frank's 90th birthday

New trove of father's letters released to mark Anne Frank's 90th birthday

New trove of father's letters released to mark Anne Frank's 90th birthday
Euronews
The Young Woman Who Scammed NYC's Socialite Scene

The Young Woman Who Scammed NYC's Socialite Scene

Anna Delvy came on the New York City party scene in 2016 and immediately won over everyone. However, her bills started to pile up and New York City's finest hotels and led to her eventual downfall. Cheddar investigates this fake heiress.
Cheddar
Fatal NYC Helicopter Crash Probe Could Take 18 Months, Former Official Says

Fatal NYC Helicopter Crash Probe Could Take 18 Months, Former Official Says

Former Obama official and New York City OEM spokesperson, Jarrod Bernstein, predicts a long and deliberate investigation will be taking place to piece together what happened in Monday's fatal helicopter crash in Manhattan.
Cheddar
The botanists hiking mountains to prevent mass plant extinction

The botanists hiking mountains to prevent mass plant extinction

Nearly 600 plants have disappeared from the wild in the last 250 years, these botanists are fighting back.
Euronews
'Marriage Rescue' Host Jon Taffer Attempts to Rebuild Relationships

'Marriage Rescue' Host Jon Taffer Attempts to Rebuild Relationships

"Bar Rescue" host Jon Taffer will be taking his skills at fixing broken hospitality establishments to fixing broken couples in "Marriage Rescue."
Cheddar
The grandads fighting back against deforestation

The grandads fighting back against deforestation

Cambodia's forests are under threat from illegal loggers, forcing villagers to take matters into their own hands.
Euronews
Poland: WWII Wreck Poses Eco-Threat

Poland: WWII Wreck Poses Eco-Threat

Some seventy years ago the tanker "Franken" sunk off Gdansk. Since then, the ship has been corroding at the bottom of the Baltic Sea. Experts warn it's an environmental disaster just waiting to happen.
Deutsche Welle
JAY-Z Becomes the World’s First Billionaire Rapper

JAY-Z Becomes the World’s First Billionaire Rapper

JAY-Z has become the world's first rapper to build a $1 billion fortune through his music, liquor brands, real estate, art, and his own music streaming service.
Cheddar
Actress Jane Lynch Takes Her Game Show to Her Beach House

Actress Jane Lynch Takes Her Game Show to Her Beach House

Award-winning actress Jane Lynch talks about the return of her game show "Hollywood Game Night" and her celebrity guests, her voice work on a very special episode of "Arthur," and her partnership with a new 24-hour, online veterinary health service.
Cheddar
The Spelling Bee Isn't Just About Memorization

The Spelling Bee Isn't Just About Memorization

As the Scripps National Spelling Bee approaches, only one thing is for sure: 568 kids will take the final stage and 1 person will come out the champion with the trophy, the title and $50,000. Cheddar explains what goes on inside the mind of a nati...
Cheddar
France: Sheep enrolled at school

France: Sheep enrolled at school

Parents, students and teachers at a school in the French village of Crets en Belledonne were told one of their classes would have to close because of falling student numbers. Their response: registering 15 sheep as new students!
Deutsche Welle
Romania: Liviu Dragnea jailed

Romania: Liviu Dragnea jailed

The head of Romania's ruling PSD, Liviu Dragnea, has been jailed for three and half years for abuse of office. He was convicted of providing fake jobs to two women at a child protection agency. This meant many children didn't get the help they nee...
Deutsche Welle
The whale and Norway's plastic collectors

The whale and Norway's plastic collectors

The death of a whale off Norway has triggered a huge environmental campaign aimed at combatting plastic waste. Norwegians now take to the beaches every weekend to remove plastic waste from more than two and a half thousand kilometers of coastline.
Deutsche Welle
Michael Bublé: "Be in the moment"

Michael Bublé: "Be in the moment"

With more than 60 million records sold, many awards and now back on stage: the king of swing Michael Bublé is currently on world tour. We met up with the mega star in Birmingham.
Euronews
'All That' Reboot Will Keep Its Classic Theme Song

'All That' Reboot Will Keep Its Classic Theme Song

Kel Mitchell, who starred in the Nickelodeon sketch comedy series "All That," states unequivocally that the theme song once performed by TLC will be remaining the same in the upcoming reboot.
Cheddar
Over 600 guests attend a costume party at the Palace of Versailles

Over 600 guests attend a costume party at the Palace of Versailles

The theme of the event was "Marie-Antoinette and fashion".
Euronews
United in diversity? The EU Parliament is about to find out

United in diversity? The EU Parliament is about to find out

The crumbling of old alliances and the emergence of new players has created a European Parliament which has little in common except a lack of common ground, writes Darren McCaffrey
2mins
Euronews
Some of pop culture's most iconic vehicles go on display in Los Angeles

Some of pop culture's most iconic vehicles go on display in Los Angeles

Over 40 vehicles from movies and video games are being displayed at the Petersen Automotive Museum.
Euronews
Piano player Denis, 91, spreads joy at London St Pancras station

Piano player Denis, 91, spreads joy at London St Pancras station

Commuters at one of busy London St Pancras station are being given a reason to smile, thanks to 91-year-old piano player Denis Robinson.
Euronews
The surge of populists in the EU elections is being greatly exaggerated ǀ View

The surge of populists in the EU elections is being greatly exaggerated ǀ View

The prospects of a populist, Far Right takeover in the European Parliament have been overhyped in the media. They are going to remain internally divided. They are going to remain in the minority and they are going to be increasingly marginalised.
4mins
Euronews
Watch: Guerrilla artist 'Banksy' sets up stall outside Venice Biennale

Watch: Guerrilla artist 'Banksy' sets up stall outside Venice Biennale

"Banksy" sets up oil paintings creating an image of a giant cruise ship in the city's canal with a sign reading "Venice in oil".
Euronews
Greece: The End of the Kaikia

Greece: The End of the Kaikia

The EU pays bonuses to Greek fishermen if they scrap their wooden boats and give up their jobs. Meant to help stem against overfishing in the Mediterranean, the offer is threatening a traditional craft.
Deutsche Welle
Boxing Legend Sugar Ray Leonard: 'We Will Knock Out Diabetes

Boxing Legend Sugar Ray Leonard: 'We Will Knock Out Diabetes

Sugar Ray Leonard, winner of world titles in five boxing weight divisions, discusses his foundation's fight to end diabetes, and the future of boxing on streaming service with Cheddar.
Cheddar
How James Holzhauer Broke Jeopardy!

How James Holzhauer Broke Jeopardy!

James Holzhauer is on track to be the highest winning Jeopardy contestant of all time. How is he doing this? James is professional gambler and his game-play strategy proves it. Cheddar explains how James is controlling the Jeopardy board.
Cheddar
Billionaire Promises to Pay Off Student Loans for Morehouse Grads

Billionaire Promises to Pay Off Student Loans for Morehouse Grads

Billionaire Robert F. Smith, who is the founder and current CEO of the investment firm Vista Equity, pledged during his commencement speech at the historically black Morehouse College to provide the nearly 400 graduating students an estimated $40 ...
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