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Lion People of the Kalahari

Gordon Buchanan joins a group of Bushmen in Botswana's Kalahari Desert to learn how to survive on foot among wild lions.

Gordon Buchanan joins a group of Bushmen in Botswana's Kalahari Desert to learn how to survive on foot among wild lions.

The Ju/'hoansi Bushmen teach Gordon their ancient survival secrets, how to make fire, find honey and gather water from desert plants. He sees them hunt with poisoned arrows and track predatory lions. These big cats are a terrifying presence, but can Gordon be brave enough to help his tribal family approach them on foot to retrieve meat to feed the tribe?

59 minutes

Last on

Thu 4 Apr 2019 23:15

Credits

Role Contributor
Executive Producer Tim Martin
Series Producer Ted Oakes
Producer Rachel Kinley
Presenter Gordon Buchanan

Broadcasts

  • Sun 27 Mar 2016 21:00
  • Sat 2 Apr 2016 19:30
  • Sat 2 Apr 2016 20:00
  • Fri 22 Apr 2016 02:40
  • Wed 28 Dec 2016 17:00
  • Sun 27 Aug 2017 18:00
  • Wed 3 Apr 2019 23:15
  • Thu 4 Apr 2019 23:15

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