Grand Designs New Zealand is a series about New Zealanders taking on the challenge of building their own unique and inspirational homes... From architectural designer mansions to DIY homes using archaic or new school building techniques and material... From the beach, to the mountains, and the hills in between. Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of creating these unique homes, and the personal journeys of those building them.
Language: English 48 min 6 s | 601 MiB | 1 745 kb/s | 1280x720 | AAC @ 64.0 kb/s | mkv Genre:Documentary
In October 2016, an elite team of Iraqi Special Forces was tasked with leading the fight to defeat Isis in Mosul. It was the beginning of a brutal battle of attrition that was to last almost nine months. Filmed over the course of the whole campaign, this documentary follows the experiences of five young soldiers: Anmar, a college graduate seeking revenge after his father was the victim of a suicide attack; Hussein, a ruthless sniper and aspiring football player; Jamal, a wise-cracking sergeant; Naif, a sergeant juggling family life with the front line; and Amjad, a young recruit excited to be on the forefront in the basis against Isis.
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2256 Kbps | 47 min 4 s | 890 MiB Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None Genre: Documentary
Scientists who are experts in natural disasters identify the most extreme catastrophes to have hit the Earth and piece together exactly what happened from the evidence left in their wake. In episode, How a giant volcanic eruption on a small Indonesian island on the Pacific Ring of Fire wreaked global havoc in the mid-13th century, causing summer to turn to winter and leaving millions starving.
HDTV | 960x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2463 Kbps | 1 h 40 min | 1.81 GiB Audio: English AAC 126 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English Genre: Documentary | Drama | History
An epic masterpiece of silent cinema, sanctioned by the Bolsheviks to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Russian Revolution of October 1917. It serves as a record of the ten dramatic days in which the Bolsheviks brought down the government and stormed the tsar's Winter Palace, and employs a cast of thousands in its recreation. This is a re-edited version with a soundtrack by Dimitri Shostakovich.
Dr Zhivago is one of the best-known love stories of the 20th century, but the setting of the book also made it famous. It is a tale of passion and fear, set against a backdrop of revolution and violence. The film is what most people remember, but the story of the writing of the book has more twists, intrigue and bravery than many a Hollywood blockbuster.