Arctic With Bruce Parry
Bruce Parry presents this five-part documentary series set in the spectacular wilderness of the Arctic, where he explores the dramatic changes its people are experiencing.
Series 1 EPISODES (5)
Bruce Parry journeys to meet the Sakha horse people and a remote encampment of Eveny reindeer herders in the wild Verkhoyansk Mountains, there he finds out how they are embracing the challenges of a post-Soviet Arctic.
Bruce Parry journeys to the far north of Greenland, home to the last traditional Inuit hunters. Bruce learns how climate change is threatening their ancient way of life, and works with a mining team who are about to strike it big.
Bruce travels to Alaska, where modern-day pioneers are harvesting the vast natural wealth of the seas. He learns the ropes onboard a salmon fishing boat, and dives to the bottom of the Bering Sea to look for gold.
Bruce travels to the far north of Canada to live with the Caribou people and witness their annual spring hunt. The Gwitchin tribe has hunted migrating caribou for thousands of years, but this tradition is now under threat.
5 Northern Europe
Bruce heads to a remote Russian village, deep within the boreal forest before travelling north into Norway where he lives with the Saami, reindeer herders who use snow machines, boats and even helicopters to move their animals.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Bruce Parry is an adventurer and explorer, who has created award-winning documentaries about his intrepid travels. His documentary series entitled Tribe, Amazon,and Arctic have shown extreme environments, remote indigenous peoples, and important issues being faced.
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