Walking with Cavemen

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  • 2003
  • 1 Season
  • 7.6  (1,284)

"Walking With Cavemen" (2003) is a four-part miniseries about human evolution that was made in the United Kingdom. Like other "Walking With X" documentaries, it mimicked the style of a nature documentary, and it had a narrator. Each episode depicted various hominids going about their daily lives: searching for food, making tools, protecting each other, etc. The show depicts the cavemen developing various traits that make them increasingly like modern humans, such as intelligence and complex social behavior.

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The Survivors
4. The Survivors
April 17, 2003
Nearly half a million years ago the most advanced human the world has seen is roaming Europe. Strong and powerful, Homo heidelbergensis are fierce hunters, use sophisticated tools and live in close knit family groups. They resemble humans both physically and behaviourally - yet something crucial is missing.
Savage Family
3. Savage Family
April 10, 2003
An extraordinary new breed of ape-men called Homo egaster has taken over Africa. They are expert tool makers, food-finders and travellers, but where they differ most from their predecessors is in their communal lifestyle.
Blood Brothers
2. Blood Brothers
April 3, 2003
Two specimens of ape-man are examined by Professor Robert Winston - the gentle, root-munching Paranthropus boisei and the enterprising scavenger Homo habilis. Who had the best strategy for survival in their prehistoric world?
First Ancestors
1. First Ancestors
March 27, 2003
Journeying millions of years into the past, Professor Robert Winston goes on the trail of Australopithecus afarensis, an ape who took the first step towards modern man. See how bi-pedalism opens the door to an astonishing set of new skills and abilities that change the shape of human life on Earth.
Episode 2
101. Episode 2
April 17, 2004
Journeying millions of years into the past, this episode goes on the trail of Australopithecus afarensis, an ape who took the first step towards modern man. See how bi-pedalism opens the door to an astonishing set of new skills and abilities that change the shape of human life on Earth.
Episode 1
102. Episode 1
April 17, 2004
An extraordinary new breed of ape-men called Homo egaster has taken over Africa. They are expert tool makers, food-finders and travelers, but where they differ most from their predecessors is in their communal lifestyle.
Walking With Cavemen
Walking With Cavemen

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"Walking With Cavemen" (2003) is a four-part miniseries about human evolution that was made in the United Kingdom. Like other "Walking With X" documentaries, it mimicked the style of a nature documentary, and it had a narrator. Each episode depicted various hominids going about their daily lives: searching for food, making tools, protecting each other, etc. The show depicts the cavemen developing various traits that make them increasingly like modern humans, such as intelligence and complex social behavior.

Walking with Cavemen is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on March 27, 2003.

Where to Watch Walking with Cavemen

Walking with Cavemen is available for streaming on the BBC Earth website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Walking with Cavemen on demand at Amazon, Vudu and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    March 27, 2003
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (1,284)