The Great Rift: Africa's Wild Heart


Series 1 - Episode 1 Fire



How geological forces created the Great Rift Valley in East Africa, and why a string of volcanos running from Ethiopia to Tanzania provides the ideal habitat for some of the world's most extraordinary wildlife. The programme also discovers many newly discovered species have made their homes among the dangerous peaks, where they have developed unorthodox methods of coping with the challenging terrain.

Cast & Crew

Narrator Hugh Quarshie
Executive Producer Mike Gunton
Series Producer Phil Chapman