v17 How to deal with episodes of documentaries?
#1
Hi,
I have downloaded quite a lot of documentaries as part of a television programme etc (history, nature etc). As of now i have them coded as programmes with seasons and episodes.
However, this is not satisfactory.
1. I can hardly find any information on the programmes themselves.
2. I am not so much interested in the programme but rather in the single episode and would like to know what this is about (Stonehenge or WWI or dinosaurs?) but I cannot tag episodes or download any fanart.
How do you deal with documentaries.
Do you pretend them all to be single movies?
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#2
which documentaries? https://thetvdb.com/?string=documentarie...ion=Search may help with naming and sorting if on any of those lists. I've had to manually do so in the past.
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Hi and thanks,
this is just what I needed but as far as I can see thetvdb.com features only American documentaries. Most of my docus are German...

Correction: a lot of documentaries are there but hardly providing any information.
Besides I still am not sure how to actually select content for watching, e.g. if i want to watch some documentary on, say, Alaska I am not wondering whether it's gonna be the an NBC or Sky documentary...
Besides I am finding it hard to have them included with programmes like, say, Fawlty Towers. I wish I could separate documentaries from this kind of series.
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#4
Quote:Correction: a lot of documentaries are there but hardly providing any information.
These sites are community driven and maintained. This means it is people like you and me entering the data. Considering that these valuable resources are free to use at your convenience, why not show your appreciation by opening an account and entering the missing data. This will both satisfy your requirements of missing data, and help the remainder of the community.

Quote:Besides I am finding it hard to have them included with programmes like, say, Fawlty Towers. I wish I could separate documentaries from this kind of series.
You can... http://kodi.wiki/view/Video_management#H....2C_etc.29

You can also check https://www.themoviedb.org/ to see if they are listed there.
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