Human Planet

TV Show
On Blu-Ray: 
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Running Time: 
480 minutes

Human Planet shows how the people of Earth live and survive in their daily lives. From ice covered boats in Greenland to the deadly heat and sands of the deserts and so many more locations around the planet is being explored in this 8 part series. Narrated by John Hurt, Human Planet shows a wide range of different landscapes around the world and how Humans are able to live there. It’s here that camera operators are able to capture the way some cultures have to go under the frozen ice that is the cover of an ocean to find food as well as showing how being so high up in the mountains can cause so many problems. Human Planet has explored the nature of how we as a people survive on the planet and how though at times life can be sad and gruesome it’s also joyful and beautiful.