This is a journey of life, death, and drama from millions of years ago. This is the inheritance of every man, woman and child on the planet today. Spanning both the immense time-scale of evolutionary change, and the intimacy of individual lives, Walking with Cavemen brings the presenter and viewer eye-to-eye with our ancient ancestors. This is the story of how a powerful cocktail of extraordinary traits combined to produce an animal that came to dominate the world. State-of-the-art special effect techniques bring to life scientifically accurate reconstructions of our human ancestors, while computer graphics and innovative digital technology recreate the environment in which the dramas of our ape-men unfold. This is the definitive story of human evolution - told in a revolutionary way.