Life in a Victorian slum - dog eat dog
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Life in a Victorian slum - dog eat dog

Clip from Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria's Slum

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Rent day in Victorian London was known as 'Black Monday'. Families either landed out on the street, or could survive another week.

Rent day in Victorian London was known as 'Black Monday'. Families either landed out on the street, or could survive another week.

Mabo, the vibe, land rights and the Constitution
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Mabo, the vibe, land rights and the Constitution

Clip from The Castle

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Banding together, Darryl, Farouk, Jack and Yvonne move ahead with the David and Goliath case. At court, Dennis struggles to articulate his argument, calling on a broader, ...

Banding together, Darryl, Farouk, Jack and Yvonne move ahead with the David and Goliath case. At court, Dennis struggles to articulate his argument, calling on a broader, ethical understanding of justice, the Constitution and the historical Mabo v Queensland (1992) native title case. Outside, Darryl meets retired barrister Lawrence Hammill and they chat having pride in their children, and the case. Back in court, Darryl discovers they lost. With a heavy heart, Darryl must inform his friends.

Serenity, Bonnie Doon, air travel and family holidays
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Serenity, Bonnie Doon, air travel and family holidays

Clip from The Castle

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Con and Tracey, returning from their honeymoon in Thailand, are collected at the airport. Back home, Con and Tracey recount all the fascinating aspects of the flight and the ...

Con and Tracey, returning from their honeymoon in Thailand, are collected at the airport. Back home, Con and Tracey recount all the fascinating aspects of the flight and the airline, and give out gifts from Thailand. The Kerrigans leave for Bonnie Doon the next day. While the boys go fishing, Tracey does Sal's hair and they chat about children, careers and changing times. That afternoon, Darryl admires his family, the Bonnie Doon's "serenity", and the smell of a two-stroke engine.

Individual rights and the law
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Individual rights and the law

Clip from The Castle

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The Kerrigans receive a notice of "compulsory acquisition" of their family home. They soon discover that their elderly neighbours Farouk, a recent migrant from Lebanon, and ...

The Kerrigans receive a notice of "compulsory acquisition" of their family home. They soon discover that their elderly neighbours Farouk, a recent migrant from Lebanon, and Jack are being evicted too. Seeking explanation at the local council, Darryl argues that "compensation" isn't the question and decides to fight the eviction head on. Darryl turns to Dennis Denuto, an incompetent but friendly lawyer who has worked with the family previously. At home, Darryl continues to celebrate family achiev

A man's home is his castle
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A man's home is his castle

Clip from The Castle

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Dale Kerrigan introduces loveable patriarch and dad, Darryl (the "backbone" of the family), mother Sal ("the other bones"), brothers Steven and Wayne, sister Tracey and her ...

Dale Kerrigan introduces loveable patriarch and dad, Darryl (the "backbone" of the family), mother Sal ("the other bones"), brothers Steven and Wayne, sister Tracey and her husband Con. The Kerrigans live in Coolaroo, nestled between the airport and the power lines. They are your typical working-class family, battlers with big hearts, modest dreams and a little rough around the edges. Darryl loves their "castle", but one day he gets a visit from a property valuer that changes their lives.

A home, not a house, on just terms
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A home, not a house, on just terms

Clip from The Castle

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Darryl, Dennis and Lawrence Hammill plead their case to the High Court of Australia. Lawrence argues the case thoughtfully, but the respondents make a judgemental remark about ...

Darryl, Dennis and Lawrence Hammill plead their case to the High Court of Australia. Lawrence argues the case thoughtfully, but the respondents make a judgemental remark about the Kerrigan home and Darryl looses his cool. Outside, Darryl apologises for getting heated but explains they don't understand that value is in the home, not the house. During closing remarks, Lawrence argues for just terms, the pricelessness of place and the difference between a house and a home.

It's not a house it's a home
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It's not a house it's a home

Clip from The Castle

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Darryl puts his case to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, arguing family homes are priceless, the importance of being just and fair, and "a man's home is his castle". ...

Darryl puts his case to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, arguing family homes are priceless, the importance of being just and fair, and "a man's home is his castle". Farouk and Darryl are optimistic, but learn AirLink is a formidable opponent. As they deliberate, Sal asks Farouk what he was offered in compensation. Farouk explains that the planes don't bother him because in Beirut is not value that is dropped, offering an anecdote on political conflict. Darryl decides to fight AirLink.

For the love of meat: chicken farms
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For the love of meat: chicken farms

Clip from For the Love of Meat With Matthew Evans

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Matthew engages an ad agency to set up a free chicken burger stall, however when the customers open the wrapper they get a rude shock.

Matthew engages an ad agency to set up a free chicken burger stall, however when the customers open the wrapper they get a rude shock.

Child labour in Victorian England
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Child labour in Victorian England

Clip from Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria's Slum

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Indulging children is a relatively modern concept. In 1870s England, children were needed to work from sun up to sun down.

Indulging children is a relatively modern concept. In 1870s England, children were needed to work from sun up to sun down.

Home, memories and land theft
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Home, memories and land theft

Clip from The Castle

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Sal finds Darryl packing up the "pool room" and they discuss taking care of Jack and looking for a new home. Darryl talks about memories, displacement and Australia's history ...

Sal finds Darryl packing up the "pool room" and they discuss taking care of Jack and looking for a new home. Darryl talks about memories, displacement and Australia's history of land theft, when Lawrence "Lawry" Hammill makes a surprise visit. Lawry explains he was a retired QC (Queen's council), or "lawyers rich people use", who specialised in Australian constitutional law and offers to appear on Darryl's behalf, pro bono.

Baker Boys
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Baker Boys: Inside The Surge

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 23, 2011

News and current affairs

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As the Baker Boys' deployment enters its final month the focus starts to shift from the mission at hand to making it out of Iraq alive. The Army completes construction of a ...

As the Baker Boys' deployment enters its final month the focus starts to shift from the mission at hand to making it out of Iraq alive. The Army completes construction of a bridge and hands over the bridge security detail to the Shiite dominated Iraqi Army, the first major test of the Americans' exit strategy.

The Slap
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The Slap: Anouk

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC October 13, 2011

Media arts

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Anouk leaves the BBQ feeling more appalled at seeing Hector and Connie flirting than Harry slapping Hugo. Lately, Anouk's life is full of pressures - her mother is ill and she ...

Anouk leaves the BBQ feeling more appalled at seeing Hector and Connie flirting than Harry slapping Hugo. Lately, Anouk's life is full of pressures - her mother is ill and she is losing control at work with one of the younger writers constantly undermining her by liaising directly with her boss. Feeling ill from what she thinks is stress, Anouk goes to see a doctor, where she learns she is pregnant with her much younger boyfriend's baby.

Secret Life Of Students
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Secret Life Of Students

Season 1 Episode 4 Seven October 6, 2014

Personal and social capability

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Follows the lives of 12 students through the eyes and ears of social media as they leave home. Tonight, the students have reached the end of their first term and are nearing ...

Follows the lives of 12 students through the eyes and ears of social media as they leave home. Tonight, the students have reached the end of their first term and are nearing exams. Can they stop using social media in order to get good grades? As the students reflect on their first term, who has settle in nicely and who has cracked under the pressure?

Old School
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Old School

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC July 4, 2014

Media arts

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Margaret (Sarah Pierse) is taken hostage by Kurt Meeks, 'The Florist' from the Sterling Nickle heist. After living in exile in Thailand for twelve years since the robbery he's ...

Margaret (Sarah Pierse) is taken hostage by Kurt Meeks, 'The Florist' from the Sterling Nickle heist. After living in exile in Thailand for twelve years since the robbery he's is back in town to wipe the slate clean by removing Ted (Sam Neill) and Lennie (Bryan Brown) from the equation.

Crimes That Shook Australia
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Crimes That Shook Australia: The Port Arthur Tragedy

Season 1 Episode 2 CI April 23, 2014

History

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Martin Bryant was convicted of murdering 35 people and injuring 21 others in the Port Arthur massacre. His rampage ranks among the deadliest of the 20th century. He is ...

Martin Bryant was convicted of murdering 35 people and injuring 21 others in the Port Arthur massacre. His rampage ranks among the deadliest of the 20th century. He is currently serving 35 life sentences plus 1,035 years without parole in the psychiatric wing of Risdon prison in Hobart, Tasmania.

Our Crime
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Our Crime: Attacked

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 March 18, 2014

Civics and citizenship

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The story of two attacks in South London which led to the tragic deaths of two very different victims. Both attacks took place in public but they were fuelled by social ...

The story of two attacks in South London which led to the tragic deaths of two very different victims. Both attacks took place in public but they were fuelled by social networking and Internet rivalry.

Crimes That Shook Australia
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Crimes That Shook Australia: Peter Dupas

Season 1 Episode 3 CI April 30, 2014

History

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Based on the successful series from the UK, Crimes That Shook Australia will look at Australian crimes that shocked our nation. On 19th April 1999, several times convicted ...

Based on the successful series from the UK, Crimes That Shook Australia will look at Australian crimes that shocked our nation. On 19th April 1999, several times convicted criminal Peter Dupas posed as a new client of psychotherapist Nicky Patterson. Having made arrangements for his first appointment, the 28 year old welcomed Dupas into her home under the pretence that she would be giving him counselling for gambling. Dupas attacked Nicky with a knife and after killing her he mutilated her body. Fortunately, police found incriminating evidence at the scene that led them to Dupas.

Can Of Worms
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Can Of Worms

Season 2 Episode 4 Ten September 10, 2012

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Join host, Chrissie Swan, and a panel of special guests as we ask Australia the curly questions of everyday life. There is no wrong answer, but be warned - you could open a ...

Join host, Chrissie Swan, and a panel of special guests as we ask Australia the curly questions of everyday life. There is no wrong answer, but be warned - you could open a Can Of Worms!