Passport Highlights for April 2018
ThinkTV Passport provides extended online access to stream some of our best programming. Right now you can find shows like Dead Reckoning, In Their Own Words, Jamestown, Queen Elizabeth’s Secret Agents and many more. Here are just a few of the new highlights of the hundreds of shows available now with ThinkTV Passport.
American Experience: Into the Amazon
Into the Amazon tells the remarkable story President Theodore Roosevelt’s journey with legendary Brazilian explorer Cândido Rondon into the heart of the South American rainforest to chart an unexplored tributary of the Amazon: https://video.thinktv.org/video/3008131575/.
Dead Reckoning (3 Episodes)
This three-hour series follows war crimes investigators and prosecutors as they pursue some of the world’s most notorious war criminals. The tactics that emerged from those pursuits now inform the effort to expose, prosecute, and punish present day human rights violators whose depredations have left millions dead and displaced: https://video.thinktv.org/show/dead-reckoning/.
Eric Idle’s The Entire Universe
Explore the history of the entire universe with Professor Brian Cox, a chorus of singers and dancers, show tunes, and guest stars Warwick Davis, Noel Fielding, Hannah Waddingham and Robin Ince in this comedic musical extravaganza: https://video.thinktv.org/video/3007474771/.
In the 17th century, on the edge of the untamed Virginian wilderness, sits the English colony. The settlement barely survived its first decade but is on the brink of change with the arrival of a new governor and 90 so-called ‘maids to make brides’: https://video.thinktv.org/show/jamestown/.
Learn about the creation of some of the world’s most ambitious and technologically advanced buildings. From subaquatic homes to futuristic towers and pencil thin skyscrapers, see how these previously impossible structures are taking shape: https://video.thinktv.org/show/impossible-builds/.
Queen Elizabeth’s Secret Agents
This series uncovers the secret state that helped keep Queen Elizabeth in power for over 40 years. During a time when Britain was divided, unstable and violent the world’s first secret service was born. Run by William and Robert Cecil, this father and son team had the duty of protecting the Queen and the Country: https://video.thinktv.org/show/queen-elizabeths-secret-agents/.
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