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The Firewalkers of Fiji

First transmitted in 1960, David Attenborough meets the legendary firewalkers of Beqa Island, Fiji, who captivated both himself and his crew.

Their visit is part of an expeditionary tour of the South West Pacific Islands in search of vanishing South Seas rituals and customs.

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30 minutes

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Thu 5 May 1960 20:35


Sir David Attenborough - The Early Years

Sir David Attenborough - The Early Years

This programme is part of a BBC Four Collection showcasing the early work of Sir David Attenborough.

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About BBC Four Collection programmes

Programmes are selected, in part, for their historical context and reflect the broadcast standards and attitudes of their time, which may not accord to some current BBC editorial guidelines. We aim to select programmes which can be shown in their entirety but in some cases edits are required.


  • Thu 5 May 1960 20:35

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