Take a look at some of the most interesting documentaries based on lions that every wildlife lover should check out.

Lions are incredible animals that depict a sense of pride and power. We won’t be ‘lion’ is we said that there is no better animal to be called the King than these big cats of the jungle. It is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful animals from the wild. We cannot stop admiring at its majestic appearance and that clearly shows in our arts from around the world that shows sculptures and figures of lions as a symbol of power. In order to celebrate this amazing animal, the world celebrates World Lion Day on August 10th.

The day was started by Dereck and Beverly Joubert, a husband-and-wife team with a passion for big cats. They began the initiative in 2013, bringing together both National Geographic and the Big Cat Initiative under a single banner to protect the remaining big cats living in the wild.

Most of the popular wildlife-based channel have created various documentaries based on the animal. These movies talk about their life and habits making us fall in love with the animal altogether. We have made a list of such documentaries based on lions.

Check out these documentaries:

Roar: Lions of the Kalahari

Desert Warriors: Lions of the Namib


Relentless Enemies

Brothers in Blood: The Lions of Sabi Sand

The Last Lions

African Cats

Savage Kingdom

The Truth About Lions

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