Every day is an opportunity to learn new things to open your mind and to have long conversations on topics that interest you. Learning throughout your life is a good attitude to adopt, do not stay in your comfort zone! Discover the selection of documentaries for the month of August to watch to enrich your knowledge.
The summer period is not over but now is not the time to rest on its laurels! In addition, there are pleasant ways to learn about certain topics, such as watching a documentary sitting comfortably on your sofa. So are you ready to discover our selection? Tonight, you won’t need to think about your TV program since you can select a documentary from this list!
In Search of the Hobbit
“Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” have been hugely successful, the characters and the story captivating millions of people! Do you know the legends behind these scenarios? In this documentary in 5 episodes of 26 minutes, we are enlightened on this subject. You will discover the sources of inspiration of the author Tolkien when he wrote the novels, throughout the documentary we are guided by the famous illustrator John Howe who takes us on an extraordinary journey that propels us straight to another dimension .
The Journey of the Bogdanovs – UFOs, Truths and Illusions
Discover an out of the ordinary approach to life on other planets. New answers are given on the existence of extraterrestrials, a subject which interests and which gave rise to many debates! In this documentary, the history and culture of UFOs comes to the fore as well as the reason humans have been passionate about alien life for many decades. The documentary is presented by the Bogdanovs, renowned experts are interviewed but these unexplained phenomena are still full of mysteries to be discovered.
Once upon a time in peru
In this documentary, you will learn about the ancient history of Peru. Many years before the Inca civilization and the arrival of the Conquistadores, the northern coast of Peru and the Andes hosted the first civilizations in this geographic area. The prestigious archaeological sites reveal the customs of several pre-Columbian societies. The Amazon rainforest covers part of Peru which is a country in South America. This is where Machu Picchu is located, an ancient Inca city in the Andes located at altitude.
The century of jellyfish
Immerse yourself in the strange world of jellyfish by watching this mainstream documentary. Every summer on the beaches, we are careful about the threat this animal represents. In reality, much more complex mechanisms are behind this problem and the economic and ecological issues. These issues will be revealed to you and you will find out what is happening in the oceans. Jellyfish are more and more numerous in the oceans and during the summer, we try to avoid them as much as possible but often we know very little about it.
Crocodiles, the eternal dragons
This documentary highlights the behavior of crocodiles on different continents. The caiman in Venezuela defends its territory at all costs while the marine crocodile in Australia searches for a place to breed. Some reptiles have a preference for mangroves rather than swamps and in Africa in rivers they drown their prey. A highlight on the natural habitat and behavior of crocodilians in Cuba, caimans, Venezuela, Australia and Africa. Man is the main predator of the crocodile, which has survived for 18 million years.