Ben Lawrie  |  London  |  UK


Selected broadcast projects. 


Award-winning science, history & adventure films for major global broadcasters including Nat Geo, Discovery and the BBC.


For full credits click here.  


In the vastness of the Pacific lie the Galapagos Islands, a biological wonderland and one of the greatest treasures of the natural world.

This three-part series tells the story of an epic and groundbreaking international expedition through the islands.  

extreme mountain challenge

Landmark presenter-led adventure series filmed in the Venezuelan jungle.


Rock climbing, caving and a stunning abseil off the top of the highest waterfall in the world.

jungle atlantis

The epic rise and fall of the medieval civilisation that built Angkor Wat.


Landmark BBC history series filmed in Vietnam & Cambodia.

the plane crash

The biggest ever controlled plane crash – a Boeing 727 is crashed into the Sonoran Desert, Mexico.


An award-winning feature length special for Channel 4 and Discovery.

seeing stars

The incredible story of scientists pushing the limits of telescope science and engineering in some of the most extreme environments on Earth.


Filmed in Chile, USA (California, Utah), France & Sweden.

surviving a car crash

New advances in science and technology look set to forever change the story of a car crash.

1x60' for BBC.

earth: the power of the planet

The story of planet Earth - an epic, award-winning BBC series filmed worldwide over two years.