Scripted Drama

127 Hours

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

127 Hours

Factual Series

24 Hours in the Past

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

24 hours in the past

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.

9/11 Heroes

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.

9/11 Phonecalls

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.

Falling man

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.

Voices from the air

Factual Specials

A Great British Air Disaster

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

Great British Air Disaster

Scripted Drama

Agatha and the Curse of Ishtar

It has been two years since the sensation caused by her eleven-day disappearance and Agatha is contemplating giving up detective...

Scripted Drama

Agatha and the Truth of Murder

In 1926, with her personal life in tatters and her writing in crisis, a young Agatha Christie decides to solve...

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.

Aliens

Factual Specials

An Island Parish: After the Hurricane

A year after the ‘Island Parish’ series captured the close community and relaxed way of life on the Caribbean island...

Island Parish

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.

Ancient Megastructures