The Mekong River with Sue Perkins

  • 2014
  • TV Show
  • None

This program explores the lives and landscapes during a life-changing 3000 mile journey up the Mekong, South East Asia's largest river.

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Episode 4 Season 1, Episode 4 Aug 30, 2017 Subscription

Sue studies the effects of China's exploding economy on the traditions of the unique hill tribes in the Chinese Mekong region.

Episode 3 Season 1, Episode 3 Aug 23, 2017 Subscription

In little-developed Laos one of the poorest of the Mekong nations Sue sees how tourism and a major dam-building project will affect people's lives.

Episode 2 Season 1, Episode 2 Aug 16, 2017 Subscription

Sue explores the devastating effects of rampant deforestation and an illegal wildlife trade on Cambodia's precious natural habitats.

Episode 1 Season 1, Episode 1 Subscription

Starting in Vietnam Sue sells noodle soup in a floating market and explores rice paddies. She then visits the tragic "Killing Fields" of Cambodia.

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  • Premiered: November 9, 2014
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: This program explores the lives and landscapes during a life-changing 3000 mile journey up the Mekong, South East Asia's largest river. (more)

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