Brazil with Michael Palin

Brazil in the 21st century has become a global player. With a booming economy and massive social changes, there is a swagger to this once-sleeping giant, but what do we know of it apart from football and carnival? Michael Palin has travelled across most of the globe over the years, but never to Brazil. In this four-part series he crosses the country as big as a continent to find out what makes it tick.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC One (2012 - 2012)
Schedule: Wednesdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Travel
Episodes ordered: 4 episodes

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Previous Episode

The Deep South

Episode 1x04; Nov 14, 2012

In the final episode of his travels through Brazil, Michael Palin finds many surprises as he encounters the rich diversity of the more European and Asian cultures that have created a new melting pot in the deep south of Brazil.In the picture-perfect

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x04: The Deep SouthNov 14, 2012
1x03: The Road to RioNov 7, 2012
1x02: Into AmazoniaOct 31, 2012
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