macky and portia
Friends and Heroes is an animated children's adventure based in ancient Egypt, Israel and Rome. The story follows two young friends, Macky and Portia, as they fight for justice against the Roman Empire.  Each episode consists of two Bible Stories in which children can learn about characters from the Old and New Testament.

There are three series, each series containing thirteen episodes. All three series of Friends and Heroes are available for purchase on DVD from a selection of retail outlets some of which you'll find on our list here.  Each DVD holds a minimum of two episodes,25 minutes each and can be viewed in any of 10 languages: Arabic; Chinese (Mandarin); English; French; German; Hindi/Urdu; Korean; Portuguese (Brazilian); Russian and Spanish (South American) with a choice of subtitle language too.  To find out more about the languages available click here.

By choosing the links you can learn about the characters in Friends and Heroes, have a quick overview of the episodes in each series and even read reviews about the show.

Children in school and church situations love to watch Friends and Heroes and you can find a great number of lesson materials to help them understand the lessons learnt from the programmes.  For more information click here.

Friends and Heroes offers some of your your favourite Children's Bible Stories on DVD.

Click the images below to view the video clips.

Episode 1 - Sample video - Daniel in the Lions' Den

Episode 22 - Sample video - Jesus feeds the 5000