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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Sue Perkins continues her journey up the Mekong, south east Asia's greatest river. She reaches Laos, one of the poorest and least developed of the nations the Mekong flows through. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Director:
Clare Dornan
Producer:
Clare Dornan
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Billingsgate trader Roger Barton heads to Mexico City's Central de Abasto, the largest food market on the planet. Unfortunately for him, there's not a single fish in sight. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Roger Barton
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Series Producer:
Jamie Balment
Director:
Jamie Balment
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Sue Perkins continues her epic journey up the Mekong. In Cambodia, animal lover Sue is confronted by the most emotionally challenging and complex world of wildlife trafficking. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Series Producer:
Steve Robinson
Director:
Clare Dornan
Producer:
Clare Dornan
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Billingsgate trader Roger Barton heads to Delhi's Azadpur Mandi, a market so big it provides food for the whole of India. He hopes to make a profit and recover his pride. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Roger Barton
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Series Producer:
Jamie Balment
Director:
Jamie Balment
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Sue Perkins immerses herself in the complex life of Kolkata and sees how it is reinventing itself as a megacity with a reputation for eccentricity, culture and tolerance. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Producer:
Vicky Hinners
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Documentary series. In a demanding and emotional journey, Kate Humble travels with the Raute, Nepal's very last nomadic community of just 140 hunter-gatherers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Series Producer:
Alexis Girardet
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Billingsgate trader Roger Barton heads across the Atlantic to New York's New Fulton market, the biggest and roughest fish market in America. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Roger Barton
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Producer:
Will Lorimer
Director:
Will Lorimer
Production Company:
Indus Films

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Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Sue Perkins's journey up south east Asia's greatest river concludes as she reaches China. She travels through Yunnan province to the Tibetan Plateau, home of the Mekong's source. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Director:
Vicky Hinners
Producer:
Vicky Hinners
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Documentary series. Kate Humble continues her travels with the Nenets reindeer herders deep in the Siberian tundra, but plummeting temperatures jeopardise her journey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Series Producer:
Alexis Girardet
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Sue Perkins embarks on a 3,000-mile journey up the Mekong, Southeast Asia's greatest river. She begins in Vietnam and continues on to Cambodia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Series Producer:
Steve Robinson
Production Company:
Indus Films

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Documentary series. In her final journey of the series, Kate Humble travels deep into the Gobi Desert to live with an extended family of cashmere goat and yak herders. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Series Producer:
Alexis Girardet
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Production Company:
Indus Films

Hunters of the South Seas

Episode 1: The Bajau

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Writer Will Millard explores the formerly nomadic Bajau spear fishermen of Indonesia. How do people who have wandered the ocean adjust to life in a fixed place? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Will Millard
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Executive Producer:
Steven Robinson
Director:
Will Lorimer
Producer:
Will Lorimer
Series Producer:
Jamie Balment
Production Company:
Indus Films

Hunters of the South Seas

Episode 2: The Whale Hunters of Lamalera

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Will Millard heads to the Indonesian village of Lamalera, which is notorious for its whale hunting. Does this practice have a place in today's world? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Will Millard
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Executive Producer:
Steven Robinson
Director:
Jamie Balment
Series Producer:
Jamie Balment
Production Company:
Indus Films

Hunters of the South Seas

Episode 3: The Kula Ring

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Writer Will Millard concludes his series about the Coral Triangle with a programme about the Kula Ring, where islanders trade precious shell armbands. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Will Millard
Executive Producer:
Lucy Carter
Executive Producer:
Steven Robinson
Director:
Will Lorimer
Producer:
Will Lorimer
Series Producer:
Jamie Balment
Production Company:
Indus Films