(History, 3×60 min.) This groundbreaking series explores the recent explosion in data about our planet’s past, offering a completely fresh perspective on the ancient world from the Bronze Age to the fall of Rome. Investigating key turning points in history to understand how certain forces, including the climate, lent civilizations a helping hand.
Distributor: Off the Fence
Pitch Perfect: “The Secrets to Civilisation, an Impossible Factual production with Curiosity Stream/OTF Studios, investigates how cutting-edge science is changing the way we think about the ancient past. By restoring the environment to its place as a key driver of human history, we explore the essential rules of what it takes to make or break a civilization.” —Jia Zhao, Director, Co-Production & Sales, Asia