Lost Kingdoms of Africa
|Lost Kingdoms of Africa|
|Directed by||Sarah Howitt, Ian Lilley, Mark Bates|
|Narrated by||Dr. Gus Casely-Hayford|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||8|
|Executive producer(s)||Rachel Bell|
|Producer(s)||Ross Harper, Michael Simkin|
|Running time||60 minutes|
|Production company(s)||IWC Media for BBC|
|Original network||BBC Four|
|Picture format||SD: 576i 16:9|
|First shown in||United Kingdom|
|Original release||5 January 2010 –|
20 February 2012
The first season of Lost Kingdoms of Africa was originally screened in the UK on BBC Four each Tuesday night over four weeks, starting on 5 January 2010. The second season of Lost Kingdoms of Africa was broadcast over four weeks, starting on 30 January 2012.
- 1 Episode list: Season One
- 2 Episode list: Season Two
- 3 See also
- 4 References
- 5 External links
Episode list: Season One
Episode 1: Nubia
First aired on 5 January 2010
- Art historian Gus Casely-Hayford explores the history of the old African kingdom of Nubia.
Episode 2: Ethiopia
First aired on 12 January 2010
- The Kingdom of Ethiopia.
Episode 3: Great Zimbabwe
First aired on 19 January 2010
- Great Zimbabwe, a symbol of African genius.
Episode 4: West Africa
First aired on 26 January 2010
Episode list: Season Two
Episode 1: The Kingdom of Asante
First aired on 30 January 2012
- Asante, a kingdom that was built on gold and slaves.
Episode 2: The Zulu Kingdom
First aired on 6 February 2012
- The secrets behind the Zulus' cultural power and military strength.
Episode 3: The Berber Kingdom of Morocco
First aired on 13 February 2012
Episode 4: Bunyoro & Buganda
First aired on 20 February 2012
- "Wonderful Africa Season". BBC. Retrieved 22 February 2012.