Human Planet: Tribe's treehouses not real home, says BBC

Human Planet: Tribe's treehouses not real home, says BBC
 

The BBC has said a scene in its Human Planet series, which featured a tribe from Papua New Guinea, was not accurate.
In the 2011 episode, the Korowai people were shown moving into a treehouse as a real home.
But during recent filming for a different programme, the tribe said the houses were "commissioned for filming".
The BBC said it "breached editorial standards" and had since revised its guidelines.
The error was discovered as producers made BBC Two's upcoming series, My Year With The Tribe.
The corporation said a member of the tribe told presenter Will Millard the... read more

 
5 April 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 60
Source: BBC
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