After four years of participation as costumed historical re-enactors, Karen Guthrie & Nina Pope were given unprecedented access with their cameras to the UK's oldest and largest historical re-enactment at Kentwell Hall in rural Suffolk.
A group of historians and archaeologists prepare a Tudor feast as it would have been over 400 years ago, including the use of period clothes, recipes from the era, food sourced from the land and the absence of modern conveniences.
Mike wrote and presented this action packed, fact filled two-hour rampage through the medieval world for History’s new channel H2 in the US in 2012. It was filmed in the UK, France and Denmark. It was produced in the UK by Lion Television.
The story of some of the most remembered characters who transformed the world. Produced by the BBC, based in true facts, with the support of modern historians. This documentary tells how Napoleon, Spartacus, Richard Lionhearth, Atila, Shogun and Cortes printed their names in the books of history.
Relying on provocative interviews with both Christian and Muslim scholars, this fascinating PBS documentary reexamines a familiar legend from an unfamiliar perspective.
The compelling story of two of England's most striking monarchs: Edward VI and Queen Mary. Written and presented by Dr David Starkey, this is the compelling story of two of England's most striking monarchs: a brother and sister, tied by blood and affection, and torn apart by religion, power, and some of the bloodiest episodes in English history