1000 Years A Slave

Series 1

Series 1, Episode 4 - The Reckoning

4.0 16 x
The murder of George Floyd shook the world and sparked protests worldwide.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Fighting for Freedom

3.7 37 x
In Jamaica, British actor Ray Fearon, who is descended from Maroons – enslaved Africans who escaped and resisted their captors – reads the diaries of planter Thomas Thistlewood, who abused enslaved Africans who worked under him. Sam Pieh, the great, great grandson of the man who led the revolt on board the slave ship La Am...

Series 1, Episode 1 - Open Wounds

4.0 65 x
On the charge sheet of human history, few events have created such an indelible stain as slavery. The idea that one human is treated as the property of another is deeply at odds with today’s world. Yet, until the lives of our great-grandparents, slavery drove the wealth of countries that today see themselves at the forefro...