Our Fire Tower House In The Sky | HOMES ON THE EDGE

SUBSCRIBE to Barcroft TV: bit.ly/Oc61Hj LEAVING the busy city life behind and returning to nature has been a “magical” experience according to a couple who gave it all up to live in a custom house 40ft off the ground in rural Oregon. Dabney Tompkins, 61, and Alan Colley, 70, swapped …

DW: The Dark Side of the Tea Trade

Why are Indian tea workers not benefiting from the global tea boom? Many tea workers live in bitter poverty, while others profit from their labor. In Germany, consumers are prepared to pay high prices for top-quality tea. But tea plantation workers in Darjeeling and Assam are not benefiting from the …

DW: Is Tourism Harming Venice?

Venice is threatened by mass tourism. Some 30 million visitors a year come to the city in Italy, making their way through the narrow streets. With an infrastructure more and more tailored to the needs of tourism, the city’s remaining residents feel left behind. During high season an influx of …

NATION 1 Faroe Islands – the connected nation

The first in a series of films with Lesley Riddoch exploring Scotland’s inspiring northern European neighbours and what we can learn. Despite being a remote cluster of islands with population of just 50 thousand people (1% of Scots pop.), the Faroe Islands certainly don’t think small. The Faroes took on …

Cod: The Fish That Changed The World (S. 1, Ep. 3) – Mini-Series, Documentary

An exploration of a thriving industry that suddenly disappeared, guided by Newfoundland legend Mary Walsh. Une exploration d’une industrie florissante qui a soudainement disparu, en compagnie de la célèbre Terre-Neuvienne Mary Walsh. Subscribe to the Encore+ channel: bit.ly/EncoreSubscribe Abonnez-vous à la chaîne Encore+: bit.ly/EncoreSubscribe The Last Hunters: When the cod …

Cod: The Fish That Changed The World (S. 1, Ep. 2) – Mini-Series, Documentary

An exploration of a thriving industry that suddenly disappeared, guided by Newfoundland legend Mary Walsh. Une exploration d’une industrie florissante qui a soudainement disparu, en compagnie de la célèbre Terre-Neuvienne Mary Walsh. Subscribe to the Encore+ channel: bit.ly/EncoreSubscribe Abonnez-vous à la chaîne Encore+: bit.ly/EncoreSubscribe Empty Nets: Atlantic schools of cod …

Cod: The Fish That Changed The World (S. 1, Ep. 1) – Mini-Series, Documentary

An exploration of a thriving industry that suddenly disappeared, guided by Newfoundland legend Mary Walsh. Une exploration d’une industrie florissante qui a soudainement disparu, en compagnie de la célèbre Terre-Neuvienne Mary Walsh. Subscribe to the Encore+ channel: bit.ly/EncoreSubscribe Abonnez-vous à la chaîne Encore+: bit.ly/EncoreSubscribe The Golden Fish: Looking for cod …

National Parks Project (S. 1 Ep. 13) – Documentary

On the eve of Parks Canada’s Centennial, thirteen filmmakers and thirty-nine musicians embark on a historic expedition through thirteen Canadian national parks. À l’aube du centenaire de Parcs Canada, treize cinéastes et trente-neuf musiciens prennent la route pour une expédition historique qui les mènera dans treize parcs nationaux. Subscribe to …

National Parks Project (S. 1 Ep. 12) – Documentary

On the eve of Parks Canada’s Centennial, thirteen filmmakers and thirty-nine musicians embark on a historic expedition through thirteen Canadian national parks. À l’aube du centenaire de Parcs Canada, treize cinéastes et trente-neuf musiciens prennent la route pour une expédition historique qui les mènera dans treize parcs nationaux. Subscribe to …

National Parks Project (S. 1 Ep. 11) – Documentary

On the eve of Parks Canada’s Centennial, thirteen filmmakers and thirty-nine musicians embark on a historic expedition through thirteen Canadian national parks. À l’aube du centenaire de Parcs Canada, treize cinéastes et trente-neuf musiciens prennent la route pour une expédition historique qui les mènera dans treize parcs nationaux. Subscribe to …