Africa

60 minutes

The award-winning documentary team behind the breakthrough natural history series LIFE returns with a revealing look at a seemingly familiar continent that is still holding many secrets. A Discovery Channel/BBC co-production four years in the making, Africa is a seven-part series that brings the continent to life with never-before-filmed species, animal behaviors and secret, natural wonders of the world.

60 minutes

The award-winning documentary team behind the breakthrough natural history series LIFE returns with a revealing look at a seemingly familiar continent that is still holding many secrets. A Discovery Channel/BBC co-production four years in the making, Africa is a seven-part series that brings the continent to life with never-before-filmed species, animal behaviors and secret, natural wonders of the world.

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A compilation of six 10-minute making-of featurettes from each of the episodes.

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s1e7 Eye-to-Eye
February 6, 2013
A compilation of six 10-minute making-of featurettes from each of the episodes.
Series Finale
The theme of the final programme is environmental issues affecting Africa's wildlife, including poaching, habitat loss, climate change and human population growth. Attenborough profiles the work of conservationists and scientists across the continent, drawing attention to projects which are helping to protect threatened species such as the black rhino, mountain gorilla and gelada. He visits a Maasai tribe to feature a project which is helping to reduce human-lion conflict, an underpass used by elephants to move between feeding grounds and a sea turtle rehabilitation centre. A civil war ravaged Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique, but concerted efforts are now being made to restore the whole ecosystem. Eye to Eye follows Attenborough on his Africa shoot, culminating in an encounter with a blind baby rhino.

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s1e6 The Future
February 6, 2013
The theme of the final programme is environmental issues affecting Africa's wildlife, including poaching, habitat loss, climate change and human population growth. Attenborough profiles the work of conservationists and scientists across the continent, drawing attention to projects which are helping to protect threatened species such as the black rhino, mountain gorilla and gelada. He visits a Maasai tribe to feature a project which is helping to reduce human-lion conflict, an underpass used by elephants to move between feeding grounds and a sea turtle rehabilitation centre. A civil war ravaged Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique, but concerted efforts are now being made to restore the whole ecosystem. Eye to Eye follows Attenborough on his Africa shoot, culminating in an encounter with a blind baby rhino.
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s1e1 Kalahari
January 2, 2013
January 2, 2013
Kalahari
Series Premiere
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s1e2 Savannah
January 9, 2013
January 9, 2013
Savannah
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s1e3 Congo
January 16, 2013
January 16, 2013
Congo
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s1e4 Cape
January 23, 2013
January 23, 2013
Cape
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s1e5 Sahara
January 30, 2013
January 30, 2013
Sahara
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s1e6 The Future
February 6, 2013
February 6, 2013
The Future
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s1e7 Eye-to-Eye
February 6, 2013
February 6, 2013
Eye-to-Eye
Series Finale

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Very enjoyable series featuring amazing scenes of animals/nature from all over the huge continent of Africa. High quality camera work. A wonderful narration by David Attenborough, as always. His enthusiasm as a naturalist has never seemed to waver. Recommended!
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