BBC Select is a brand new streaming service featuring hundreds of critically-acclaimed documentaries. From politics and culture to history and travel, you’ll find many programs never seen before in the US and Canada.
Big ideas, politics, art, true crime and more. Stream awarding-winning documentaries from a diverse range of acclaimed filmmakers, investigative journalists and global experts on BBC Select.
54 Days: America and the Pandemic
The President and the pandemic. Why did it take 54 days for Trump to act on coronavirus?
TV’s Black Renaissance
Exploring the uncomfortable truths addressed by the African-American TV revolution.
The Mystery of the Missing Princess
The staggering story of the Middle Eastern princess attempting to escape her life.
The Rise of the Murdoch Dynasty
A story of succession. Rupert Murdoch and the sibling rivalry to inherit his empire.
Shock of The Nude
Peek behind the fig leaf to find the truth behind the nude in art.
American History’s Biggest Fibs
American history is fake, fact? Historian Lucy Worlsey delves deeper into US mythology.
The Drop is a weekly, curated collection of three documentaries that offer different perspectives on a particular theme, as well as an exclusive thinkpiece from influential voices such as Malcolm Gladwell, Roxane Gay and Padma Lakshmi.
Start the week as a rookie and end it as an expert with BBC Select’s brilliant voices. We bring together global experts and enlightened thinkers.