How can we be sure that the internet’s most intriguing, shocking and extreme videos are real? Using scientific analysis and digital forensics, this series finds out how some of the web’s most-watched clips were made, and why. Crazy skills are under the microscope in this episode.
What better way to showcase your amazing talents than posting them online for all to see? But which internet clips of skilful feats are by clever tricksters who are trying to fool the web? From ocean surfing motorbiking in Tahiti, to trick-shot archery from Denmark, a Spanish skydiving game of catch, and superhuman baseball batting practice from US, which clips are real and which are fake?
Executive Producer: Stuart Clarke
Production Company: Wild Dream Films Ltd
Real, Fake Or Unknown: Crazy Skills Episode 4 (of 6) airs Thursday 20 July 2017 at 11.05pm-12.10am