For the first time ever, the ancient history of the United Arab Emirates is depicted in this informative and entertaining five-part documentary series. Stretching back 125,000 years and culminating in the union in 1971, HISTORY OF THE EMIRATES profiles the ancient foundations of the modern country – exploring some of the region’s most historic sites, uncovering innovations that allowed its forefathers to thrive on the land, and revealing the latest archaeological discoveries.

Utilizing state-of-the-art CGI technology, 360-degree camerawork and incredible archeological footage, the series brings to life the UAE’s past unlike anything seen about the region.   

HISTORY OF THE EMIRATES will remind local viewers of the enduring ties that exist between the country’s remarkable past and its amazing present, while revealing a completely unseen civilization to viewers new to the region.