Search for the Nile

  • 1972
  • TV Show
  • None

An Emmy-winning miniseries about the search for the source of the Nile in the mid-1800s, produced by the BBC and filmed in Africa. Using journals and letters, it delivers rich characterizations and a high regard for authenticity as it dramatizes the arduous trek across Africa of Sir Richard Francis Burton and John Hanning Speke, leaders of Britain's Roy (more…)

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Season 1 Episode Guide

Find Livingstone

Season 1, Episode 5

February 22, 1972

The Great Debate

Season 1, Episode 4

February 15, 1972

Secret Fountains

Season 1, Episode 3

February 8, 1972

Conquest and Death

Season 1, Episode 6

January 25, 1972

The Dream of the Wanderer

Season 1, Episode 1

January 25, 1972

Discovery and Betrayal

Season 1, Episode 2

February 1, 1971

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  • Premiered: January 25, 1972
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: An Emmy-winning miniseries about the search for the source of the Nile in the mid-1800s, produced by the BBC and filmed in Africa. Using journals and letters, it delivers rich characterizations and a high regard for authenticity as it dramatizes the arduou… (more)

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