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Featured

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     * Documentary
       Katie Price: Harvey and Me
       Getting the best shot at life
       Katie confronts the choices she needs to make for Harvey to lead a more independent life.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Nature
       Attenborough's Life in Colour
       More than meets the eye
       Sir David Attenborough reveals a carnival of colour used by animals to woo, warn and wow.
       
     * Documentary
       Zara McDermott: Revenge Porn
       The Love Island star betrayed
       It changed her life - now she wants answers. Can anyone ever share images safely again?
       53 minsAvailable for 11 months
       
     * Science
       DNA Family Secrets
       The life-changing questions that reveal who we are
       Stacey Dooley helps reveal lost heritage and track down relatives - before it’s too late.
       59 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * History
       Thatcher: A Very British Revolution
       Making Margaret
       The startling rise and incredible fall of one of Britain’s most divisive Prime Ministers.
       
     * Documentary Film
       Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things
       Tracing the story of Ella Fitzgerald’s life.
       89 minsAvailable for 2 months
       
     * Documentary
       Why Is Covid Killing People of Colour?
       David Harewood investigates
       What does the pandemic really tell us about health inequality in modern Britain?
       59 minsAvailable for 11 months
       
     * Documentary
       Trump Takes on the World
       1/3 Shattering the status quo
       In his first year in office, Trump shocks allies as he pursues his 'America First' plan.
       
     * Current Affairs
       Panorama
       The Missing Princess
       The story of Princess Latifa, who was thwarted in an attempt to escape Dubai in 2018.
       32 minsAvailable for 11 months
       
     * Documentary
       Forensics: The Real CSI
       The devil's in the detail
       Pioneering forensics reveals the truth for those who can no longer speak for themselves.
       
     * Documentary
       Jesy Nelson: 'Odd One Out'
       Taking on the trolls
       Little Mix’s Jesy Nelson opens up about the abuse she has suffered online from trolls.
       57 minsAvailable for 5 months
       
     * Documentary Film
       Storyville
       Eagle Huntress
       A 13-year-old girl dreams of becoming the first female eagle hunter in Mongolia.
       81 minsAvailable for 6 months
       

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     * Documentary Film
       Storyville
       Whirlybird: Live above LA
       An LA story of a family in turbulence, reporting on a city on the edge from above.
       89 minsAvailable for 11 months
       
     * Documentary Film
       Into the Storm
       Surfing to Survive
       The sea offers an escape, but can talented Jhonny avoid the dangers of Peru's barrios?
       83 minsAvailable for 11 months
       
     * Documentary Film
       The Mole: Infiltrating North Korea
       Normal by day. Spy by night
       A real-life thriller as two ordinary men take on a dangerous 10-year undercover mission.
       
     * Documentary Film
       Storyville
       Eagle Huntress
       A 13-year-old girl dreams of becoming the first female eagle hunter in Mongolia.
       81 minsAvailable for 6 months
       
     * Documentary
       DeLorean: Back from the Future
       The man behind the myth
       Was the real John DeLorean a genius engineer and inventor, or a cocaine dealing conman?
       99 minsAvailable for 4 months
       
     * Film
       One Man and His Shoes
       The hype, hysteria and harm
       How the phenomenon of Air Jordan trainers changed everything, but at what cost?
       81 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Documentary
       Once Upon a Time in Iraq
       The war that changed the world
       Civilians and soldiers on the realities of war and life under - and after - Saddam.
       
     * Documentary
       Lance
       Survivor. Champion. Cheat.
       An inspiring survivor. A disgraced drug cheat. The real Lance Armstrong.
       
     * Sport
       Hoop Dreams
       Never stop fighting for your dream. The amazing story
       The true story of two high school dreamers plucked from poverty - to potential stardom.
       167 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * Documentary Film
       Storyville
       The Hunt for Gaddafi's Billions
       Spies, special forces and political insiders in a risky race to find Gaddafi’s fortune.
       91 minsAvailable for 6 months
       
     * Documentary
       Flint
       Who can you trust?
       The ugly truth of a man-made environmental disaster and cover-up still haunting America.
       114 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Documentary Film
       Storyville
       Pepe the Frog: Feels Good Man
       Matt Furie’s comic character has been hijacked by the far right. Can he reclaim him?
       87 minsAvailable for 7 months
       

Sir David Attenborough

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     * Nature
       Blue Planet II
       Take a deep breath...
       Meet the incredible creatures that live beneath the waves, with Sir David Attenborough.
       
     * Nature
       Seven Worlds, One Planet
       You won’t believe your eyes
       Every corner of this incredible, unimaginable planet, with David Attenborough as a guide.
       
     * Nature
       Frozen Planet
       Discover the ends of the earth
       Inhospitable, remote, yet teeming with life. It's a different world on the same planet.
       
     * Nature
       Life Story
       Series 1: 1. First Steps
       Fur seals and flightless barnacle goose chicks fight to survive the challenges of infancy.
       
     * Nature
       Africa
       It’s like nowhere else
       Vast deserts, verdant plains and vibrant jungles - it's the world's wildest continent.
       59 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Nature
       Planet Earth II
       Say hello to the wonders of the world
       Islands, mountains, cities - discover incredible creatures, wherever they live.
       
     * Nature
       A Perfect Planet
       All episodes available now
       Marvel at the great forces of nature that support, drive and enable life on Earth.
       
     * Nature
       Climate Change - The Facts
       David Attenborough explores the science of, and potential solutions to, climate change.
       58 minsAvailable for 1 month
       
     * Nature
       Life on Earth
       The original wildlife epic, 40 years on
       The story of life, from the first primitive cells to the plants and animals around us.
       
     * Nature
       Life
       The incredible challenges animals face to survive
       David Attenborough looks at epic spectacles and amazing examples of wildlife behaviour.
       
     * Nature
       Planet Earth
       The splendour and surprises of Earth's amazing life
       Join Sir David Attenborough on a breathtaking journey around the planet.
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Blue Planet
       Enter the planet's otherworldly underwater kingdoms
       Giant creatures, alien lifeforms, microscopic colonies - it's all here under the waves.
       

Mental Health

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     * Science & Nature
       The Truth About...
       Improving Your Mental Health
       How the latest science can help us gain greater control over our mind and wellbeing.
       57 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Documentary
       Jesy Nelson: 'Odd One Out'
       Taking on the trolls
       Little Mix’s Jesy Nelson opens up about the abuse she has suffered online from trolls.
       57 minsAvailable for 5 months
       
     * Documentary
       Nadiya: Anxiety and Me
       Nadiya Hussain sets out to find the cause of her anxiety, and explores various treatments.
       58 minsAvailable until Sat 1:30am
       
     * Documentary
       Rio Ferdinand: Being Mum and Dad
       Documentary following Rio Ferdinand a year after the loss of his wife to cancer.
       58 minsAvailable until Fri 1:30am
       
     * Science
       Alastair Campbell: Depression and Me
       Alastair Campbell candidly talks about his experience living with depression.
       59 minsAvailable until Thu 1:20am
       
     * Documentary
       David Harewood: Psychosis and Me
       David Harewood explores his experience of psychosis and meets young people living with it.
       59 minsAvailable for 12 days
       
     * Documentary
       Chris Packham: Asperger's and Me
       Chris Packham invites us inside his autistic world to show what it is like being him.
       59 minsAvailable for 25 days
       
     * Documentary
       Playing the Game: Garry O'Connor
       Footballer Garry O'Connor speaks candidly about football, drugs and mental health.
       29 minsAvailable for 5 months
       
     * Documentary
       Drinkers Like Me - Adrian Chiles
       In an intimate documentary, Adrian Chiles takes a long, hard look at his love of boozing.
       59 minsAvailable for 10 days
       
     * Documentary
       Being Gail Porter
       Gail Porter explores her rise to fame and her fall into depression and homelessness.
       58 minsAvailable for 11 days
       
     * Documentary
       Rio and Kate: Becoming a Stepfamily
       This intimate doc follows the Ferdinands as Kate Wright becomes stepmum to Rio’s children
       59 minsAvailable until Fri 2:30am
       
     * Science
       Horizon
       2020: What's the Matter with Tony Slattery?
       Comedian Tony Slattery turns to psychiatry for some answers to his psychological problems.
       59 minsAvailable for 9 days
       

Our Planet Now

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     * Nature
       A Perfect Planet
       All episodes available now
       Marvel at the great forces of nature that support, drive and enable life on Earth.
       
     * Documentary Film
       I Am Greta
       The future belongs to those who fight for it
       The story of teen activist Greta Thunberg's global movement on the climate change crisis.
       90 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * Nature
       Countryfile
       Plant Britain
       The launch of an ambitious project to get us all planting to help combat climate change.
       70 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Nature
       Blue Planet II
       Take a deep breath...
       Meet the incredible creatures that live beneath the waves, with Sir David Attenborough.
       
     * Nature
       Extinction: The Facts
       What happens next is up to every one of us
       A million species are at risk of extinction. David Attenborough fears the consequences.
       58 minsAvailable for 6 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       Royal Institution Christmas Lectures
       Planet Earth - Engine Earth
       For billions of years, volcanic activity has driven climate change, but now it's humans.
       59 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Nature
       Climate Change - The Facts
       David Attenborough explores the science of, and potential solutions to, climate change.
       58 minsAvailable for 1 month
       
     * Food
       Veganville
       Can vegans convince Merthyr to go meatless?
       Four vegans try to spread their message in Wales, but it isn’t as easy as they had hoped.
       
     * Nature
       Attenborough's Life in Colour
       More than meets the eye
       Sir David Attenborough reveals a carnival of colour used by animals to woo, warn and wow.
       
     * Nature
       Plastic Not Fantastic
       Episode 1
       Hayley sees if she can have a zero waste night out in Swansea
       10 minsAvailable for 18 days
       
     * Current Affairs
       Panorama
       Britain’s Wild Weather
       Justin Rowlatt visits communities around Britain battered by this year’s extreme weather.
       58 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Generation Activism
       Climate Change. Passionate about the environment
       Robin goes on hunger strike to campaign against the proposed Heathrow expansion.
       6 minsAvailable for 7 months
       

Who Do You Think You Are? Genealogy

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     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 8. Mark Wright
       Former TOWIE star Mark Wright learns of a Spanish ancestor who survived the Inquisition.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 7. Sharon Osbourne
       Sharon uncovers the difficult circumstances of her mother’s and grandmother’s lives.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 6. Paul Merton
       Paul Merton traces the life of his grandfather, who is said to have been lost at sea.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 5. Katherine Ryan
       The comedian's family history leads her from Nova Scotia and Newfoundland to Dorset.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 4. Kate Winslet
       Oscar-winning actor Kate Winslet discovers whether she has Scandinavian ancestry.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 3. Jack and Michael Whitehall...
       Father-and-son comedy team Jack and Michael Whitehall investigate their family tree.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 2. Naomie Harris
       Naomie Harris’s dramatic discoveries inspire her to anger, sadness and tears of joy.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 16: 1. Daniel Radcliffe
       The dramatic story of the robbery of Daniel Radcliffe's family's jewellery business.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 15: 8. Jonnie Peacock
       Jonnie Peacock ends up captivated by his four-times-great-grandmother.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 15: 7. Robert Rinder
       Robert 'Judge' Rinder follows the story of his grandfather, a Holocaust survivor.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 15: 6. Marvin Humes
       Marvin Humes looks at his Jamaican and his English heritage.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * History
       Who Do You Think You Are?
       Series 15: 5. Shirley Ballas
       Shirley pursues a rumour that she has black ancestors.
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       

True Crime

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     * Documentary
       Murder Case
       1/2 The most brutal investigations
       Detectives investigate the fatal assault of Paul Mathieson, but evidence is against them.
       
     * True Crime
       Accused: A Mother on Trial
       All episodes available now
       A young soldier faces up to 99 years in prison for murdering her baby, but is she guilty?
       40 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Documentary
       Stacey Dooley Investigates
       Canada's Lost Girls
       Canada has a secret - the disappearance and murder of over a thousand indigenous women.
       47 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * Documentary
       Life and Death Row
       Crime and the ultimate punishment in the US
       Capital punishment through the eyes of young people whose lives have been shaped by it.
       
     * Crime Drama
       Gun No 6
       11 shootings and three murders - the true story of one gun
       An award-winning investigation on the trail of Britain's deadliest illegal gun.
       70 minsAvailable for 3 months
       
     * Science
       Jack the Ripper - The Case Reopened
       Emilia Fox investigates
       Can technology help cast new light on one of Britain’s most infamous cases?
       59 minsAvailable for 26 days
       
     * News
       Execution: Lisa Montgomery’s Story
       The first woman to be executed by the federal government in America for nearly 70 years.
       16 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Documentary
       The Murder of Jill Dando
       The full story of one of Britain’s most high-profile killings.
       59 minsAvailable for 7 months
       
     * Documentary
       The Mysterious Murder of Nipsey Hussle
       Who wanted him dead?
       Murdered - by the LAPD, the government or a gang?
       45 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * Documentary
       Gemma: My Murder
       Brutally murdered – by those she thought of as friends
       The shocking story of a young woman who was abandoned by the system.
       30 minsAvailable for 1 month
       
     * Arts
       The Billion Dollar Art Hunt
       Has the heist been solved?
       Delving into a very different art world, one where good art is in the hands of bad men.
       59 minsAvailable for 7 months
       
     * Documentary
       Murder 24/7
       True crime - in real time
       Murder cases, minute by minute, from the critical first days through to conviction.
       

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