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2015 marks the 150th anniversary of America’s most notorious white supremacist group, the Ku Klux Klan. This one-off observational documentary gains unprecedented access to a modern day Missouri-based chapter of the Klan, the Traditionalist American Knights.
Arin Andrews and Katie Hill look like the perfect teenage American couple in love. They hang out together, see friends, go to the movies, but their love is one in a million: Arin was born a girl and Katie was born a boy. They are both transgender.
Born in a dusty farming village in India’s poorest state, two-year-old Lakshmi Tatma was revered as a deity, and worshipped from birth. Villagers, who believed she was the reincarnation of the Hindu goddess of wealth and fertility, would seek her blessing and leave gifts at her bedside. But Lakshmi’s resemblance to her mythological namesake came at a terrible price. She could not walk, stand, or even sit. The little girl was joined to a headless parasitic twin that had stopped developing in her mother’s womb.
Body Bizarre is an international medical series for Discovery / TLC International which follows adults and children around the globe as they deal with extreme and rare health disorders. Each episode follows five stories per hour, covering a wide range of geographical locations, medical and social situations.
They say a house isn’t a home without a pet, but for some, a tabby cat, Labrador retriever, goldfish or hamster just isn’t enough. Prepare to meet the world’s most outrageous animals and their owners who are often as outlandish and eccentric as the pets they keep.
Retirement’s all about harmless hobbies, early nights and moaning …or so you’d think. But for some British OAPS, turning 60 is a licence to break all the rules. These outrageous oldies are blowing their pensions, winter fuel allowance and the kids’ inheritance - and behaving like there’s no tomorrow.
Chaos and catastrophe can strike the globe anywhere and at any time; you never know when you’ll be caught in the action. Now, thanks to the spread of technology, the chances are, someone’s out there filming these moments and sharing them with the world. Chaos Caught on Camera unlocks the stories behind some of the most compelling, shocking, remarkable and epic footage ever captured by the people in the middle of these real-life disaster movies.
Many mourned the death of talented musician Amy Winehouse, but only a handful knew the depth of her deadly struggle with her addiction. This documentary is the untold story of a troubled star.
He became the first ever double amputee to compete in the Olympic games. His picture was plastered across billboards worldwide as a symbol of triumph over adversity, and he became one of the world's most recognisable superstars. Oscar Pistorius was the face of London 2012. Yet just six months later, he was arrested and charged with the pre-meditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. How could such an admired sporting champion and role model to millions be involved in such a shocking event?
In Little Looking for Love, 19-year-old Hannah Kritzeck faces ordinary challenges with an extraordinary condition. She is a primordial dwarf and only 39 inches tall. She dreams of becoming a professional singer and dancer, but Hannah’s future is uncertain as very few primordials live beyond 30 years.