L'odyssée de l'espèce / A Species' Odyssey

A Species’ Odyssey tells the story of Man’s origins, from the first steps of australopithecus, the development of the first tools along the African Rift Valley, the first controlled fire in China, the first burials in Israel, cave art, and the birth of the first city between the Tigris and Euphrates. The series includes shoots of the most majestic prehistorical sites on the planet, accounts from world-renowned experts and dramatizations.

Number of episodes : 6
Lenght of episodes : format 1 X 120 minutes, format 3 X 60 minutes
Anglophone Broadcasters : Discovery, RAI, TSR, FT1, Channel 4
Francophone Broadcasters : Radio-Canada, Planète, Fr 5, TV5 Monde

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Gémeaux 2004 Best Documentary - Science and Nature - Christian Gerin, Hervé Dresen, Charles Gazelle, Chantal Bowen, Mary Armstrong, Jacquelin Bouchard


Executive producers Jacquelin Bouchard
Sylvie Desrochers
Carole Dufour
Daniel Beauchesne
Hervé Dresen
Producers Mary Armstrong
Chantal Bowen
Thibault D’Oiron
Charles Gazelle
Christian Gerin
Host Yves Coppens