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Brazil with Michael Palin

A survey of the country of Brazil.

Premiered: October 24, 2012

Rating: TV-PG

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The Deep South Season 1, Episode 4 Nov 15, 2012 Paid

On his final leg of his journey, Michael starts in the picture perfect town of Parati where he meets up with Prince Joao de Bragan?a, heir to the defunct throne of Brazil. In Embraer and Sao Paolo Michael meets some of Brazil's successful politicians, heads of business and TV soap stars, who all have mixed opinions on Brazil's future.

The Road to Rio Season 1, Episode 3 Mar 29, 2013 Paid

On the road to Rio, Michael visits the source of Brazil's great mineral wealth - the state of Minas Gerais and its giant mines. On to Rio de Janeiro, host to the next Olympics and World Cup. Michael learns how to celebrate a goal like a Brazilian radio commentator, and books a room in one of the city's famous 'love hotels'!

Into Amazonia Season 1, Episode 2 Mar 22, 2013 Paid

Michael travels through the very heart of Amazonia. He meets the Yanomami tribe and talks to their spokesperson about the threats to their way of life. He visits the magnificent Manaus Opera House and samples some exotic Amazonian foods in Belem. Traveling to the upper reaches of the Xingu River he is welcomed to the Wauja tribe, one of the most colorful of all the Brazilian indigenous peoples.

Out of Africa Season 1, Episode 1 Mar 15, 2013 Paid

Michael Palin's Brazilian odyssey begins in the North East, where modern Brazil was born. He starts in the city of Sao Luis before traveling down the coast and dropping in on the vaqueros - Brazilian Cowboys - who work on vast cattle ranches. In Salvador he learns to drum with the famous Olodum school and has a lesson in how to cook Bahian-style.

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Brazil with Michael Palin
Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world - a mix of races, religions, sophistication, wealth, poverty and unexplored wilderness. In this progr (more…)

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  • Premiered: October 24, 2012
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A survey of the country of Brazil. (more)

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