Off and Running (2010) DVD5 English | 76min | NTSC VIDEO_TS/MPEG2 | 720x480 | 29.97fps 7767 Kbps | AC3 224 Kbps 48.0khz | 3.97 GiB Genre: Documentary
With white Jewish lesbians for parents and two adopted brothers - one mixed-race and one Korean - Brooklyn teen Avery grew up in a unique and loving household. But when her curiosity about her African-American roots grows, she decides to contact her birth mother. This choice propels Avery into her own complicated exploration of race, identity, and family that threatens to distance her from the parents she’s always known. She begins staying away from home, starts skipping school, and risks losing her shot at the college track career she had always dreamed of. But when Avery decides to pick up the pieces of her life and make sense of her identity, the results are inspiring. Off and Running follows Avery to the brink of adulthood, exploring the strength of family bonds and the lengths people must go to become themselves.
National Geographic - Life in the Frozen Wilderness 3of3 Emperors of the Ice (2010) DVDRip x264 AC3-MVGroup English | 00:52:25 | H264 | 720x576 | 25.00fps 1868 Kbps | AC3 128 Kbps 48.0khz | 699MB Genre: Documentary
In the frozen wilderness of Antarctica, where oceans ice over and just staying alive is an achievement, one creature has perfected the art of survival - the emperor penguin. Eons of evolution have built an animal superbly adapted to the howling gales and sub-zero temperatures but the emperor may have finally met its match. Parts of Antarctica are warming, giving birth to huge icebergs and the consequences could be catastrophic for this majestic animal. In a place where all life is touched by the ice, it is a dramatic shift. Explore this region from its inhabitant's perspective, utilising Crittercam technology. By better understanding these amazing animals, researchers can help prepare for their future, as the balance of life in the Antarctic continues to change.
BBC - The Last Explorers (2012) PDTV x264 AC3-MVGroup English | 4x~59min | H264 | 832x464 | 25.00fps 1654 Kbps | AC3 128 Kbps 48.0khz | 2.73 GiB Genre: Documentary
Archaeologist and writer Neil Oliver presents a series on the golden age of exploration, charting the routes of contact that drew together the farthest reaches of the world Neil Oliver follows in the footsteps of four Scottish explorers who planted ideas rather than flags - ideas that shaped the modern world we know today.