To the Ends of the Earth: The Lost World of Mulu

David Hickman (Director)

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A Channel 4 documentary following British explorer Robin Hanbury-Tenison as he returns to Mulu 20 years after he led a famous scientific expedition there. He wants to locate his guide Nyapun, a Penan nomad in Malaysian Borneo whose tribe are under great political and environmental pressures from (government-owned) loggers. A Triple Echo production for Channel 4. Photographed by Robert Chappell (The Thin Blue Line, The Fog of War). Written, produced and directed by David Hickman
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherChannel Four
Media of outputTelevision Programme
SizeOne (commercial) hour
Publication statusPublished - 29 Mar 1999


  • Mulu
  • Borneo
  • Penan
  • Robin Hanbury-Tenison
  • Channel 4

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