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

A Species’ Odyssey is the story of humanity’s origins. From the first steps of Australopithecus to the development of the first tools along the African Rift Valley. From the first controlled fire in China to the first burials in Israel and from cave art, to the birth of the first city between the Tigris and Euphrates. This series features the most majestic prehistorical sites from around the world, 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