Narrated By Edward James Olmos
Anasazi: The Ancient Ones
In a desolute region of the North American southwest was a civilization that rivaled the Mayan and Inca cultures. Through oral traditions and the discovery and exploration of crumbled cities and villages, the story of the Anasazi is only beggining to unfold.
Haiti: Dance of the Spirits
This provocative program reveals the truth behind the mystical practive of Voodoo. Sterotypical as "sinister and bizarre," Voodoo is a blend of west African beliefs and Roman Catholicism. Visually arresting dance and drumming ceremonies demonstrate the intricacies of this religion.
Academy award nominee Edward James Olmos narrates this mesmerizing 13 part series that guides viewers on an epic journey to some of the world's most sacred places. Reverent, historically accurate, and beautifully photographed, Mystic Lands chronicles a diverse array of spiritual practices around the world, including the established monotheistic practices of Islam, Judaism and Christianity. Viewers will also experience the spirit life of devout ancient cultures.