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  • Channel 4's Lent season explores the success of Pentecostal West African churches in the UK, and hears the personal stories of people who have dedicated themselves to these churches Lent Channel 4's Lent season explores the success of Pentecostal West African churches in the UK, and hears the personal stories of people who have dedicated themselves to these churches [S]
  • The story of Wicca, from Dorset nudist colonies to witches casting spells to ward off Hitler, tabloid hysteria and appearances on Panorama A Very British Witchcraft The story of Wicca, from Dorset nudist colonies to witches casting spells to ward off Hitler, tabloid hysteria and appearances on Panorama [S]
  • The religious community of Centennial Park, Arizona allow cameras unprecedented access to their lives Three Wives, One Husband The religious community of Centennial Park, Arizona allow cameras unprecedented access to their lives [S]
  • Crime, corruption and cover-up: this is the epic story of the collapse of the Benedict papacy. Can Pope Francis defeat the forces that overwhelmed his predecessor? Secrets of the Vatican Crime, corruption and cover-up: this is the epic story of the collapse of the Benedict papacy. Can Pope Francis defeat the forces that overwhelmed his predecessor? [S]
  • A series of highly personal short films reflecting on a broad range of religious and ethical issues, and aspects of our spiritual lives. These films challenge some traditional views, providing a platform for both scepticism and devout religious beliefs. 4thought.tv A series of highly personal short films reflecting on a broad range of religious and ethical issues, and aspects of our spiritual lives. These films challenge some traditional views, providing a platform for both… [S]
  • Offering a fresh perspective on Ramadan and the lives of British Muslims (2013) 4Ramadan Offering a fresh perspective on Ramadan and the lives of British Muslims (2013) [S]
  • Eight films exploring the impact religion has on the lives of believers and non-believers in Britain today Revelations Eight films exploring the impact religion has on the lives of believers and non-believers in Britain today [S]
  • A groundbreaking documentary by filmmaker Antony Thomas. What does Islam's holiest book actually say about issues such as equality, punishment, peace, other faiths and suicide bombing? The Qur'an A groundbreaking documentary by filmmaker Antony Thomas. What does Islam's holiest book actually say about issues such as equality, punishment, peace, other faiths and suicide bombing? [S]
  • A rare insider view of the Church of Scientology, meeting the high level defectors from L Ron Hubbard's organisation Scientologists at War A rare insider view of the Church of Scientology, meeting the high level defectors from L Ron Hubbard's organisation [S]
  • Derren Brown looks at some extraordinary claims from around the world, documenting a medium, a ghost hunter and a psychic expert who claims to make the blind see Derren Brown Investigates Derren Brown looks at some extraordinary claims from around the world, documenting a medium, a ghost hunter and a psychic expert who claims to make the blind see [S]
  • A revealing look inside the world of the Moonies, following three British youngsters as they prepare to be married at a mass wedding Married to the Moonies A revealing look inside the world of the Moonies, following three British youngsters as they prepare to be married at a mass wedding [S]
  • Evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins asks if science can provide answers to the big questions we used to entrust to religion Sex, Death and the Meaning of Life Evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins asks if science can provide answers to the big questions we used to entrust to religion [S] [AD]
  • Anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens creates his interpretation of the crucifixion, in a documentary examining the enduring iconic image of the crucifix Crucifixion Anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens creates his interpretation of the crucifixion, in a documentary examining the enduring iconic image of the crucifix [S]
  • The story of the most influential book ever written, interpreted by seven prominent figures from different walks of life The Bible: A History The story of the most influential book ever written, interpreted by seven prominent figures from different walks of life [S]
  • The notoriously private Amish community opens its doors to six British teenagers who head to Ohio to see if they can hack six weeks of hard work and simple living Living with the Amish The notoriously private Amish community opens its doors to six British teenagers who head to Ohio to see if they can hack six weeks of hard work and simple living [S]
  • The story of General Butt Naked, the despised Liberian warlord responsible for the death of 20,000 people, who reinvented himself as an evangelical preacher The Redemption of General Butt Naked The story of General Butt Naked, the despised Liberian warlord responsible for the death of 20,000 people, who reinvented himself as an evangelical preacher [S]
  • Anna Llewellyn's First Cut film follows an Anglican vicar as he shares a personal secret with his congregation: he is gay Father Ray Comes Out Anna Llewellyn's First Cut film follows an Anglican vicar as he shares a personal secret with his congregation: he is gay [S]
  • Havana Marking's riveting True Stories documentary follows four of the finalists on Afghan Star, Afghanistan's equivalent of Pop Idol, which is watched by a third of the country's population Afghan Star Havana Marking's riveting True Stories documentary follows four of the finalists on Afghan Star, Afghanistan's equivalent of Pop Idol, which is watched by a third of the country's population [S]
  • Peter Tatchell examines the Pope's beliefs and positions on a wide range of issues, as well as the impact his pronouncements have had on both the developing and Western world The Trouble with the Pope Peter Tatchell examines the Pope's beliefs and positions on a wide range of issues, as well as the impact his pronouncements have had on both the developing and Western world [S]
  • Professor Richard Dawkins' personal journey through the world's three great monotheistic religions - Christianity, Judaism and Islam The God Delusion Professor Richard Dawkins' personal journey through the world's three great monotheistic religions - Christianity, Judaism and Islam [S]
  • Professor Richard Dawkins calls on us to reconsider the consequences of faith education, which, he believes, indoctrinates and divides children, and bamboozles parents Faith School Menace? Professor Richard Dawkins calls on us to reconsider the consequences of faith education, which, he believes, indoctrinates and divides children, and bamboozles parents [S]
  • Five Amish teenagers leave their closed communities in the American mid-West for the very first time, to travel to Britain on an extraordinary cultural exchange Amish: World's Squarest Teenagers Five Amish teenagers leave their closed communities in the American mid-West for the very first time, to travel to Britain on an extraordinary cultural exchange [S]
  • True Stories presents Amy Berg's exposé of the Catholic church's failure to deal with paedophile priests Deliver Us from Evil True Stories presents Amy Berg's exposé of the Catholic church's failure to deal with paedophile priests
  • An investigation into the Turin Shroud.  Far from being a medieval relic, could the shroud indeed date from the time of Christ's death? Shroud of Christ? An investigation into the Turin Shroud. Far from being a medieval relic, could the shroud indeed date from the time of Christ's death? [S]
  • Tony Robinson sets out to find the truth behind Dan Brown's blockbuster, The Lost Symbol Decoded: Dan Brown's Lost Symbol Tony Robinson sets out to find the truth behind Dan Brown's blockbuster, The Lost Symbol [S]
  • This documentary sets out to reveal the story behind one of most controversial relics in Christianity as the age and authenticity of the Shroud of Turin is again open to debate The Turin Shroud: The New Evidence This documentary sets out to reveal the story behind one of most controversial relics in Christianity as the age and authenticity of the Shroud of Turin is again open to debate [S]
  • How can faith in a benevolent God be reconciled against natural disasters? Tsunami: Where Was God? How can faith in a benevolent God be reconciled against natural disasters? [S] [AD]
  • This animated five-part series provides an introduction to the story of Jesus and the key stories of the life of Christ Stop, Look, Listen: Animated Bible Stories This animated five-part series provides an introduction to the story of Jesus and the key stories of the life of Christ [S]
  • In the small Macedonian town of Shutka, the Roma population pride themselves that each and every one of them is a champion at something in this endearing, uplifting film The Shutka Book of Records In the small Macedonian town of Shutka, the Roma population pride themselves that each and every one of them is a champion at something in this endearing, uplifting film [S]
  • Eight-part history of the Christian faith, looking at its origins, development and turbulent past. High-profile British personalities examine a religion that has particular resonance for them. Christianity: A History Eight-part history of the Christian faith, looking at its origins, development and turbulent past. High-profile British personalities examine a religion that has particular resonance for them. [S]
  • Parvez Sharma's compassionate and moving exploration of Islam and homosexuality talks to men and women of the Muslim faith who are courageous and defiant about their sexuality and choice of lifestyle A Jihad for Love Parvez Sharma's compassionate and moving exploration of Islam and homosexuality talks to men and women of the Muslim faith who are courageous and defiant about their sexuality and choice of lifestyle
  • Theologian Robert Beckford finds parts of the Nativity story perplexing, and so embarks on a global quest to investigate what lies at the heart of Christianity; the miraculous virgin birth of Jesus The Nativity Decoded Theologian Robert Beckford finds parts of the Nativity story perplexing, and so embarks on a global quest to investigate what lies at the heart of Christianity; the miraculous virgin birth of Jesus [S]
  • Is paganism a living tradition with roots deep in prehistory or just a collection of superstitions, magic tricks and witches' spells? Pagans explores the origins, history and beliefs of Europe's ancient religions. Pagans Is paganism a living tradition with roots deep in prehistory or just a collection of superstitions, magic tricks and witches' spells? Pagans explores the origins, history and beliefs of Europe's ancient religions. [S] [AD]
  • A controversial film that questions the gospel accounts of Christ's trial and crucifixion and the role of Pontius Pilate, with testimony from some of Britain's most eminent theological and Roman scholars The Man Who Killed Christ A controversial film that questions the gospel accounts of Christ's trial and crucifixion and the role of Pontius Pilate, with testimony from some of Britain's most eminent theological and Roman scholars [S]
  • A Cutting Edge film explores the disturbing world of children who become evangelical bible bashers at a very young age Baby Bible Bashers A Cutting Edge film explores the disturbing world of children who become evangelical bible bashers at a very young age
  • Celebrities come face to face with some of the world's most talked-about religions, looking behind the headlines and exploring their unfamiliar rituals and regimes The Beginner's Guide to... Celebrities come face to face with some of the world's most talked-about religions, looking behind the headlines and exploring their unfamiliar rituals and regimes
  • Tony Robinson visits the United States, the Middle East, the Mediterranean and Africa to uncover the realities behind the terrifying vision of the end of the world in the Book of Revelation The Doomsday Code Tony Robinson visits the United States, the Middle East, the Mediterranean and Africa to uncover the realities behind the terrifying vision of the end of the world in the Book of Revelation
  • This documentary delves into the world of Michael Travesser, leader of US cult Strong City, who claimed that 31st October 2007 would mark the end of the world The End of the World Cult This documentary delves into the world of Michael Travesser, leader of US cult Strong City, who claimed that 31st October 2007 would mark the end of the world
  • Journalist and author Simon Jenkins goes on a personal journey into the heart of English life and community, and tells a fascinating story of art, architecture and faith The English Church Journalist and author Simon Jenkins goes on a personal journey into the heart of English life and community, and tells a fascinating story of art, architecture and faith
  • Hajj - the great pilgrimage to Mecca - is a journey that every Muslim, with the means to, must make before they die. This series examines what this means to a variety of believers. The Hajj: The Greatest Trip on Earth Hajj - the great pilgrimage to Mecca - is a journey that every Muslim, with the means to, must make before they die. This series examines what this means to a variety of believers.