Genius of the Ancient World

Genius of the Ancient World

Available on Acorn TV, BBC Select, CuriosityStream, Prime Video, MagellanTV Documentaries, Tubi TV
What happened in the 5th century BC changed your life. This was the time when three trailblazers - the Buddha, Confucius and Socrates – transformed our understanding of human potential, cutting us loose from gods, making us deciders of our own destiny. All survivors of childhood trauma, living thousands of miles apart, what was it about their time that created ideas that still shape our own lives?
Starring Bettany Hughes