Human Planet

I have been lucky enough to work with the BBC’s Natural History Film Unit on the making of the amazing new series Human Planet, which is now being shown. It was a real privilege for me to work with Tom Hugh-Jones, the BBC Producer‘ and great that the Manchester Museum was able to support the making of a series that helps people’s understanding of other cultures and which highlights the incredible relationship humankind has with the natural world.

 

and if you liked that, prepare to be spellbound by -

 Something I first saw 10 years ago: WATCH ‘BARAKA’ HERE

See also: Living cultures at the Manchester Museum

 

Many thanks to our  frogblog visitor who kindly provided the following info:

The BBC have also produced a version of the Human Planet series for younger children.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/littlehumanplanet/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00xxmgf/Little_Human_Planet_Helping_in_Mali/

Little Human Planet is the little sister series to Human Planet. Each programme follows the lives of young children from around the world, giving the CBeebies viewer a glimpse into how their counterparts live wherever they may be. The programme celebrates how children differ and what makes them the same around the world in a colourful and often surprising voyage of discovery. The films were recorded by the Human Planet team whilst on their journey exploring the variety of human existence across the continents. A challenging and exciting venture for CBeebies, that has produced exceptional insights and beautiful footage which they hope will delight adults and children alike.

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One Response

  1. Hi Andrew,
    Happy new year. I had a lovely frog book for christmas, have not heard anything yet about the funding bid but will be in touch as soon as I do.
    Quite excited about human planet series, the girlfriend of one of our best friends has been work ing on it too (Renee Godfrey based in cardiff ) All the best
    Adela

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