The Documentary Podcast

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Download the latest documentaries investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

Three experts who have been tracking the spread and the impact of Covid-19
The pandemic has changed many of the ways we connect socially with others
The hidden pandemic in Peru; the thousands of children who have lost a parent to Covid-19
Archbishop Desmond Tutu Dec. 26, 2021
Reflecting on the life of the Nobel Peace Prize winner and anti-apartheid campaigner
Lyse Doucet speaks to two key players who have shaped Afghanistan's recent history
Our modern comfortable way of life and how it was made possible by fossil fuels
MTV@40 Dec. 25, 2021
The birth of a ground-breaking concept - MTV, 24-hour music TV
Quentin Sommerville on the rise, fall and potential re-emergence of IS
Vaccines, vaccine hesitancy, Delta, Omicron. What’s it like reporting on the pandemic?
How do you find inner happiness when life in your home country has become very hard?
The fortunes of teenage football players settling into new lives in the UK and Europe
A delicate rescue operation is helping hundreds of young African women trapped in Arabia
The remarkable stories of the children who act as interpreters for their deaf parents
Justin Rowlatt looks at the energy revolutions that drove human history
Parcels of CARE Dec. 18, 2021
How food packages from American relief organisation CARE eased starvation after WW2
Sarah Rainsford on how everyday life in Russia has changed under Putin
Health workers discuss abuse and death threats during the pandemic.
Ros Atkins looks at how the pandemic evolved this year
Recovery from a life-threatening illness doesn't always mean we know how to live again
The fake bitcoin mine Dec. 15, 2021
The story of a cryptocurrency scam that cost two men in India their life savings