Royal documentaries / Royals in General

(VIDEO) Decadence and Downfall: The Shah of Iran’s Ultimate Party.

In 1971, the Shah of Iran, the self-proclaimed ‘king of kings’, celebrated 2,500 years of the Persian monarchy by throwing the greatest party in history. Money was no object – a lavish tent city, using 37km of silk, was erected in a specially created oasis. The world’s top restaurant at the time, Maxim’s, closed its … Continue reading

(VIDEO) Royal Wives at War.  A New Program from PBS.
British Royals / Royal documentaries / Royalty and Films

(VIDEO) Royal Wives at War. A New Program from PBS.

On Sunday, September 18, 2016, PBS in co-production with the BBC presents Royal Wives at War a one-hour dramatization that reveals new look at England’s abdication crisis of 1936 as seen through the eyes of the two women at its heart. In a series of dramatized monologues set in 1967, Elizabeth the Queen Mother, played by Ms. … Continue reading