One of the ocean’s most charismatic and well-known travellers of the high seas, humpback whales have come back from the brink of extinction thanks mainly to the efforts of the environmental movement started in the 1950's.
Comparable to their terrestrial counterparts, kelp forests supply refuge and nourishment for an astounding assortment of marine life. Playing a crucial role in carbon sequestration and climate change mitigation, kelp forests are progressively receiving the protection they deserve to thrive.
Plausibly the most iconic yet misunderstood shark species, Great Whites are supremely tenacious animals with a surprisingly conservative nature. Widely protected from exploitation, these mysterious sharks fear only one other animal on the planet besides humans - Orcas.
Proclaimed by the beloved Sir David Attenborough as the most extraordinary gathering of predators on the planet, this annual range extension of sardines and mackerel up the east coast of South Africa generates a marine hunting spectacle that is hard to surpass.
With their tremendous brainpower and finesse of the hunt, bottlenose dolphins spend a vast amount of time socialising and fostering bonds with other pod members. And what better activity for a bottlenose than with an adrenalising, collective surf!
Blacktip sharks, a species of requiem shark, are abundantly dispersed throughout tropical waters worldwide. They are most famed for their distinctive fins capped with black colouration and torpedo-shaped bodies that often magnificently burst and spin out of the sea.
Orcas, killer whales, are the ocean's most miraculous apex predator. With hunting techniques that are specially designed and catered to each prey species, these toothed whales are perhaps the most proficient predators on the planet.
My Octopus Teacher takes viewers into a world few humans have ever seen. In 2010, debilitated by adrenal fatigue, Craig began free diving in a freezing underwater forest at the tip of Africa. As the icy water re-energised him, he started to film his experiences and in time, a curious young octopus captured his attention.
Discover how our incredible living planet operates. See how sunlight, weather, ocean currents and volcanoes all work together in an intricate balancing act to shape and support the great diversity of life on Planet Earth.
Animal is an American nature documentary series made for Netflix.The series is narrated by Anthony Mackie and features Bryan Cranston, Rebel Wilson, Rashida Jones, and Pedro Pascal.It follows the world's most magnificent creatures, capturing never-before-seen moments, both heartwarming and extreme.
Echo, a young Pacific bottlenose dolphin, seems more interested in exploring his coral reef home and its inhabitants than learning to survive in it, but lessons from his family may encourage Echo to master his vital role in the marine community.
African elephant Shani and her spirited son Jomo set out on an epic journey with their herd, traveling hundreds of miles across the vast Kalahari Desert from the Okavango delta to the Zambezi River.
Experiencing the planet's natural beauty through an examination of how climate change impacts all living creatures in this ambitious documentary of spectacular scope.
From National Geographic Documentary Films, Into the Okavango chronicles a team of modern-day explorers on their first epic four-month, 1,500-mile expedition across three countries to save the river system that feeds the Okavango Delta, one of our planet's last wetland wildernesses.
The BBC led the world with the award-winning Blue Planet & now it returns to the planet’s oceans. More marine species have been discovered in the past decade than ever before, with an average of 2,000 discoveries per year.
Earthflight is a totally immersive experience, taking the audience on an incredible flight across the world on the wings of birds. Revolutionary aerial techniques and state-of-the-art 3D cameras deliver the reality of flying right alongside birds as we join a variety of different species on their seasonal journeys.
The award-winning team behind Penguins - Spy in the Huddle use hidden cameras to go into the heart of the dolphins' world, offering the chance to encounter dolphins up-close.
Pocho was a Costa Rican crocodile who was saved by a local fisherman and then stayed with him twenty years. The 2013 documentary Touching the Dragon details their relationship.