Aired Monday February 12, 8:00pm - 9:00pmon BBC Four HD

Art of Persia

Series 1 Episode 3

Samira Ahmed travels to the crumbling ruins of an ancient walled city and goes back to when Persia faced her gravest threat - Genghis Khan. But from the death and destruction there emerged a golden age of Persian poetry and art.

Documentary / Travel
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Richard DownesDirector
  • Samira AhmedHost