TV Mini-Series

miniseries (also mini-series) is a television program that tells a story in a predetermined number of episodes.

TV Mini-Series There are 7 products.

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  • The Red Tent

    Her name is Dinah. In the Bible her life is only hinted at during a brief and violent detour within the more familiar chapters about her father, Jacob, and his dozen sons in the iBook of Genesis. Told through Dinah's eloquent voice, this sweeping miniseries reveals the traditions and turmoil of ancient womanhood. Dinah's tale begins with the story of her mothers: Leah, Rachel, Zilpah, and Bilhah, the four wives of Jacob. They love Dinah and give her gifts that are to sustain her through a hard-working youth, a calling to midwifery, and a new home in a foreign land. Dinah tells us of the world of the red tent, the place where women were sequestered during their cycles of birthing, menses, and illness; of her initiations into the religious and sexual practices of her tribe; of Jacob's courtship with his four wives; of the mystery and wonder of caravans, farmers, shepherds, and slaves; of love and death in the city of Shechem; of her half-brother Joseph's rise in Egypt, and of course her...

  • The Book Of Negroes

    Kidnapped in Africa and subsequently enslaved in South Carolina, Aminata must navigate a revolution in New York, isolation in Nova Scotia and treacherous jungles of Sierra Leone, in an attempt to secure her freedom in the 19th century.

  • Ascension

    A young woman's murder causes the subjects of a century-long mission to populate a new world to question the true nature of the project as they approach the point of no return.

  • The Making of the Mob...

    Making of the Mob, is an eight-part docudrama that begins in 1905 and spans more than 50 years, tracing the original five families that led to the modern American Mafia, including the rise of Charles Lucky Luciano, Meyer Lansky and Benjamin Bugsy Siegel.

  • The Dovekeepers

    Based in Alice Hoffman's historical novel about the Siege of Masada, the miniseries focuses on four extraordinary women whose lives intersect in a fight for survival at the siege of Masada.

  • Saints And Strangers

    Story of the Voyage of the Mayflower and the first year of The Pilgrims in America.

  • Roots

    An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", chronicling the history of an African slave sold to America and his descendants.

  • The Making Of The Mob...

    Follow the story of Al Capone, from his start in New York and his move to Chicago to follow and join Johnny Torrio. Learn how their work for Big Jim Colosimo and the decisions they made stemmed from changing times and helped shape the history of crime in Depression-era Chicago.

  • Madiba

    A landmark six-part miniseries on the life of Nelson Mandela.

  • Ingenious Animals

    Ingenious Animals is a BBC nature documentary which aired on BBC One in September 2016.[1] The series ran for four episodes and looks at various aspects of animals and how they relate to each other and the environment.

    The series is presented by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and other wildlife experts visiting a variety of locations around the world including Florida, The Bahamas and Kenya.

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