This series tells the complex stories of serial killers’ family relationships, and especially the vital role played by their mums. The series starts with the story of Daniel Bartlam who was dubbed “The Coronation Street Killer”.
There hasn’t been peace in the Congo for 20 years, the army and the various militias are locked in a constant battle over the country’s precious mineral resources. The fighters on both sides have been profiled often but this documentary looks at a group often thought of as merely victims of the war; women. On […]
Charlemagne’s empire extended from the North Sea to the Mediterranean and from the Pyrenees to the Danube. He is widely regarded as the “Father of Europe.” Many European nations trace their origins to the time of the Carolingian emperor. Charlemagne also laid the foundations for many important developments that took place within the territory that […]
Up to 300,000 babies in Spain were stolen from ‘undesirable’ families and trafficked by an unholy alliance of doctors, the Catholic Church and Franco’s Secret police. Now, decades on, some of these stolen children are trying to find their biological families. The racket began shortly after the Spanish Civil War as a way of stopping […]
Has US President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel exacerbated the deep-rooted dispute between Israelis and Palestinians? This report talks to people on both sides of the conflict. For them Jerusalem is more than a political disagreement. The city is their home, a place of longing for Jews, Muslims and Christians […]
A warm hearted and emotional film, following 22-year-old Alice as she searches for her real dad. During Alice’s life there have been six different men that she’s thought of as being her dad – some meant more to her than others. But there’s one of these men Alice has no memory of – her biological […]
Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians were forced to leave their homes after the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. Today they hope to one day rebuild their villages. What Jewish Israelis celebrate as their declaration of independence, Palestinians call “Nakba” – catastrophe. Among those Palestinians forced to leave were the former residents of the Galilean village of Iqrit. […]
To what extent do face and neck tattoos shape your opinion of someone? Three heavily tattooed people have their facial tattoos covered up by an expert make-up artist as part of a social experiment to compare how they are treated with and without ink, and to explore whether tattoos on the face are the final […]