The Unknown Planet

Films / Thursday, 24 September 2009

Yatra: the Way to Shiva

Each year thousands of pilgrims start their uneasy journey celebrating the Hindu month of Shraavana. Their goal is the Amarnath cave, the most sacred and holiest one in Hindu, located in the majestic and enchanting Kashmir region.

Films / Tuesday, 8 September 2009

The Island On the Equator

This documentary was filmed on the beautiful Mentawai Islands (Indonesia) and is devoted to local tribes who manage to survive in the seemingly impenetrable tropical jungle. A jungle, in which the average 'civilized' person, would survive but a few hours. Members of the expedition of the Unknown Planet not only lived there for several weeks but also made this documentary about a tribe, most likely to vanish in the near future. This is a real travel in time…

Films / Thursday, 24 September 2009

Caucuses' Babylon

Travelers and researchers are attracted to this region due to its national peculiarities. 29 out of 44 languages of the Caucasus are spoken here. Religious tolerance, enormous diversity of nationalities and incredible nature create here a piece of heaven.