Scripted Drama

127 Hours

The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure.

Factual Series

24 Hours in the Past

Six famous faces sample the gruelling life of the Victorian working class

Factual Specials

9/11: Heroes of the 88th Floor

The story of the fight for survival inside the World Trade Centre on September 11 2001.

Factual Specials

9/11: Phone Calls from the Towers

Trapped in the Twin Towers on Sept 11th, many people struggled to make contact with the outside world. Last words would leave a powerful legacy.

Factual Specials

9/11: The Falling Man

Tackling head-on one of the final taboos of 9/11 - the story of those who jumped to their death from the Twin Towers.

Factual Specials

9/11: Voices from the Air

The extraordinary story of the 9/11 terrorist attacks through the actual audio recordings made of the day's critical communications.

Factual Specials

A Great British Air Disaster

Revealing the truth behind one of the biggest triumphs - and greatest tragedies - in British aviation history.

Factual Specials

Aliens: Are we alone?

Scientists are getting closer than ever to finding out whether alien life exists thanks to a telescope that's discovering new worlds out in space.

Factual Series

Ancient Megastructures

The fascinating engineering stories behind three of the greatest ancient monuments: The Colosseum, The Great Pyramid of Giza and Chartres Cathedral.

Factual Series

Atlantic Convoys: The War at Sea

The story of the longest battle of the Second World War.

Factual Series

Atlas 4D

Explore the most breathtaking regions on earth. Experience their genesis across millions of years in stunning HD.

Factual Specials

Beckoning Silence

Joe Simpson, whose battle for survival featured in Touching the Void, travels to the Eiger to tell the story of one of mountaineering's most epic tragedies.