Karl Pilkington: The Moaning of Life Season 1 Episode 5 - Death
Synopsis: Karl ends his journey with a look at differing attitudes to death. He visits Ghana, where he shops for a customised coffin, before attending his first-ever funeral and the accompanying parade. He also meets members of a community in the Philippines who live and work with the deceased, is taught how to cry and deal with grief by a professional mourner in Taiwan, and returns to Britain where he creates a memorial.The last part of Karl Pilkington’s Sky One travel show, set in the Philippines, has been pulled in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. Karl Pilkington: The Moaning of Life follows Karl as he attempts to find out how different cultures across the world deal with life’s big questions.
Air Date: November 17, 2013