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For one of the world’s most expensive delicacies, we journey to southern Thailand. This edible bird’s nest is made by a species of cave-dwelling swiftlets. At over US$5000 per kilogram, bird’s nest is considered an elixir of youth.
Some 40% of the world's child marriages take place in India. It’s a practice that remains entrenched in tradition and culture, despite a law banning child marriage dating as far back as 1929. India's Child Marriages examines India’s deeply rooted marriage customs that have stripped millions of young girls of their future.
Nelson Mandela has fought his whole life for justice, for his beloved homeland of South Africa and for the idea that all men and women are born equal, regardless of the colour of their skin. This documentary tells the story of a man who changed the course of history and inspired millions, who ended apartheid in his own country and made racism unacceptable worldwide.