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The Germans - Otto and the empire | DW Documentary

The Germans - Otto and the empire | DW Documentary

Otto the Great is the progenitor of Germany and German history begins with him. During his reign, the four main tribes on German territory began to unite. Otto is ...

4 месяцев назад
The crash - the investment bank Lehman Brothers | DW Documentary

The crash - the investment bank Lehman Brothers | DW Documentary

Investment bank Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy in New York on September 15, 2008 after more than 150 years in the banking business. [Online until: ...

1 недель назад
The Germans - Charlemagne and the Saxons | DW Documentary

The Germans - Charlemagne and the Saxons | DW Documentary

Charlemagne's empire extended from the North Sea to the Mediterranean and from the Pyrenees to the Danube. He is widely regarded as the "Father of Europe.

4 месяцев назад
Child trafficking in China | DW Documentary

Child trafficking in China | DW Documentary

Tan Jingjing from China is convinced her son was sold to traffickers by her ex-husband. She's been searching for him for three years; by now he would be five.

8 месяцев назад
The Germans - Bismarck and the German Empire | DW Documentary

The Germans - Bismarck and the German Empire | DW Documentary

Prussia's Prime Minister Otto von Bismarck paved the way for the first German nation-state. Bismarck became the Chancellor of the new German Empire.

3 месяцев назад
Inequality - how wealth becomes power | (Poverty Richness Documentary) DW Documentary

Inequality - how wealth becomes power | (Poverty Richness Documentary) DW Documentary

Germany is one of the world's richest countries, but inequality is on the rise. The wealthy are pulling ahead, while the poor are falling behind. [Online until: 17 ...

1 месяцев назад
From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (5/5) | DW Documentary

From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (5/5) | DW Documentary

In the final installment of Transoceânica, the bus goes from the Andes to the Peruvian coastal desert and then on to the capital Lima. In Peru, roughly three times ...

2 лет назад
The last Kalinga tattoo artist, Whang Od | DW Documentary

The last Kalinga tattoo artist, Whang Od | DW Documentary

Meet Whang Od. She lives in the Philippines and is the last master of the art of traditional, hand-tapped Filipino tattoos. Whang Od is 93 and her body is adorned ...

8 месяцев назад
The Germans - Frederick and the empress | DW Documentary

The Germans - Frederick and the empress | DW Documentary

After the Thirty Years' War, there was a dramatic rivalry between the Prussian King Frederick II and the ruler of the House of Habsburg Maria Theresa. The path ...

3 месяцев назад
The Germans - Luther and the nation | DW Documentary

The Germans - Luther and the nation | DW Documentary

How did Martin Luther, a simple monk, become a key figure in history in the 15th century? Luther managed to unite and divide Germans. Martin Luther started ...

4 месяцев назад
Is tourism harming Venice? | DW Documentary

Is tourism harming Venice? | DW Documentary

Venice is threatened by mass tourism. Some 30 million visitors a year come to the city in Italy, making their way through the narrow streets. With an infrastructure ...

3 месяцев назад
From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (4/5) | DW Documentary

From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (4/5) | DW Documentary

From the Amazon to the Andes and all the way up to Machu Picchu, the bus continues its journey through South America on the Transoceânica highway.

2 лет назад
Where does your fruit come from and at what cost? | DW Documentary

Where does your fruit come from and at what cost? | DW Documentary

Costa Rica is the world's largest pineapple producer and Germany's main supplier of the fruit. Cheap labor and pesticides mean low prices in Western Europe.

6 месяцев назад
St.Helena - a remote island in the Atlantic | (Travel Documentary) DW Documentary

St.Helena - a remote island in the Atlantic | (Travel Documentary) DW Documentary

Every third week, a British Royal Mail ship begins its journey from Cape Town to Saint Helena, the remote island in the Atlantic where Napoleon was once in ...

11 месяцев назад
The business of poverty and food companies | DW Documentary

The business of poverty and food companies | DW Documentary

Food companies in industrial countries are registering almost no economic growth anymore. That's why manufacturers are focusing on new markets. [Online ...

2 недель назад
Fakes in the art world - The mystery conman | DW Documentary

Fakes in the art world - The mystery conman | DW Documentary

Fake art sits unnoticed in galleries around the world. A talented fraudster has been playing the art market and ripping off collectors for years. Who is the mystery ...

2 лет назад
How the rich get richer – money in the world economy | DW Documentary

How the rich get richer – money in the world economy | DW Documentary

Exploding real estate prices, zero interest rate and a rising stock market – the rich are getting richer. What danger lies in wait for average citizens? For years, the ...

1 лет назад
Winter light for an Italian village | DW Documentary

Winter light for an Italian village | DW Documentary

Villages in Italy are not usually short of sunlight. But Viganella in Piedmont lies at the bottom of a deep valley. Deep winter means little sunshine. But a giant ...

2 лет назад
Are our eyes getting worse? - The myopia boom | DW Documentary

Are our eyes getting worse? - The myopia boom | DW Documentary

Near-sightedness, also known as myopia, is increasing. An estimated one billion people could lose their eyesight by 2050. [Online until: 11.10.2018] ...

1 недель назад
The rich, the poor and the trash | DW Documentary

The rich, the poor and the trash | DW Documentary

Inequality is growing. The rich consume much more than the poor and produce much more waste. Trash has become a symbol of our times. But what some ...

3 месяцев назад
German food banks under pressure | DW Documentary

German food banks under pressure | DW Documentary

The food bank in northwestern Essen has temporarily stopped taking on any new non-German customers. Those in need must increasingly rely on donations.

6 месяцев назад
Germany’s poor pensioners | DW Documentary

Germany’s poor pensioners | DW Documentary

Poverty threatens more German seniors than ever. How to make ends meet, when pension isn't enough? Herbert worked nearly his entire life, as a welder and ...

8 месяцев назад
The dark side of the tea trade | DW Documentary

The dark side of the tea trade | DW Documentary

Why are Indian tea workers not benefiting from the global tea boom? Many tea workers live in bitter poverty, while others profit from their labor. In Germany ...

3 месяцев назад
From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (3/5) | DW Documentary

From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (3/5) | DW Documentary

From Brazil to Peru via the Andes, the bus crosses its first international border as it continues its trip through the Amazon of South America. This section of the ...

2 лет назад
From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (2/5) | DW Documentary

From Rio to Lima – Transoceânica, the world's longest bus journey (2/5) | DW Documentary

The Amazon basin in Brazil is home to the indigenous Suri people – and is also the next stop on our bus ride down the Transoceânica highway. The drive along ...

2 лет назад
Trash into cash - plastic waste in Haiti | DW Documentary

Trash into cash - plastic waste in Haiti | DW Documentary

Richardson Gustave works for an unusual project called "The Plastic Bank," which wants to protect the environment and help people escape poverty. Plastic ...

3 месяцев назад
The Germans - Barbarossa and the lion | DW Documentary

The Germans - Barbarossa and the lion | DW Documentary

In the Middle Ages, Friedrich I, also called "Barbarossa", was regarded as a brilliant ruler who fought for the "honor of the empire." The fate of the Hohenstaufen ...

4 месяцев назад
Money, happiness and eternal life - Greed (1/2) | DW Documentary

Money, happiness and eternal life - Greed (1/2) | DW Documentary

Can money and power ever make us happy? How much is enough? Our constant desire for more is part of our human nature. But is greed getting the better of ...

2 лет назад
Summer of extremes - crowded beaches and failing crops | DW Documentary

Summer of extremes - crowded beaches and failing crops | DW Documentary

Germany is in the throes of a scorching heatwave. For seaside resorts, it's a boon. But farmers fear massive crop losses and demand billions in aid.

2 месяцев назад
How to survive in Los Angeles - without a home? | DW Documentary

How to survive in Los Angeles - without a home? | DW Documentary

California's economy is booming. Yet, there are tens of thousands of people living on the streets and not benefitting at all. There are as many homeless people in ...

7 месяцев назад
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