A new TV series sent 11 people with disabilities on an arduous trek across Nicaragua. It reflects a growing market.
Take 11 people and film them as they trek for more than 200 miles in a tropical country: it sounds suspiciously like yet another voyeuristic entertainment show. Yet Beyond Boundaries, a four-part BBC programme, is a documentary with a difference: in this instance, the trekkers were people with disabilities. (more…)