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Compass: The Trials Of Galileo

ABC May 9, 2010

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This Compass special travels 400 years back through time to a defining moment in the stormy relationship between religion and science, authority and free thought. It goes ...

This Compass special travels 400 years back through time to a defining moment in the stormy relationship between religion and science, authority and free thought. It goes back to the trial and condemnation of Galileo, an Italian philosopher, astronomer and scientist, convicted of heresy for publishing ideas that changed the way we think about the universe.

Compass: Work
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Compass: Work: Later On

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC September 19, 2010

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This three-part series about ageing, tells the stories of older people whose work, and participation in the world around them, is vital to their sense of well-being.

This three-part series about ageing, tells the stories of older people whose work, and participation in the world around them, is vital to their sense of well-being.

Compass
55:14

Compass: The Trouble With St Mary's

ABC May 29, 2011

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In February 2009, St Mary's church in Brisbane was at the centre of one of the biggest rifts in the history of the Australian Catholic Church. In the eyes of Rome, 72-year-old ...

In February 2009, St Mary's church in Brisbane was at the centre of one of the biggest rifts in the history of the Australian Catholic Church. In the eyes of Rome, 72-year-old Parish Priest Father Peter Kennedy is a heretic, out of step with the Vatican on the most fundamental tenets of Catholicism. Kennedy's transgressions include questioning the Virgin Birth, the infallibility of the Pope and even that Jesus was the literal Son of God.

Compass
27:31

Compass: Whatever Happened to the Kibbutzim?

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC July 28, 2013

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The first kibbutz was founded in Israel just over 100 years ago. A radical socialist experiment, it combined communal living and Zionist philosophy with the aim of 'making ...

The first kibbutz was founded in Israel just over 100 years ago. A radical socialist experiment, it combined communal living and Zionist philosophy with the aim of 'making the desert bloom'.

Compass
27:46

Compass: Horse Power

ABC March 31, 2013

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Horses and humans traumatised by the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria are finding comfort in each other, thanks to an innovative therapy program.

Horses and humans traumatised by the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria are finding comfort in each other, thanks to an innovative therapy program.

Compass
28:04

Compass: Joanna Lumley - The Search For Noah's Ark

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC March 16, 2014

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In this second episode, Joanna Lumley travels from a small village church in the UK, to Turkey, India and Oman, and behind the scenes at the British Museum, as she discovers ...

In this second episode, Joanna Lumley travels from a small village church in the UK, to Turkey, India and Oman, and behind the scenes at the British Museum, as she discovers more about the account of Noah, the flood and the 'ark'.

Compass
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Compass: Divine Women

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 25, 2012

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Bettany Hughes explores the history of St. Hilda, a great educator and wise woman, who presided over the crucial conference, the Synod of Whitby, which decided when Christians ...

Bettany Hughes explores the history of St. Hilda, a great educator and wise woman, who presided over the crucial conference, the Synod of Whitby, which decided when Christians in Britain celebrate Easter.

Compass
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Compass: Fashion And Faith - Muslim Style

ABC June 30, 2013

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A new breed of fashion designers is turning heads on the Australian catwalk catering to Muslim women eager for cutting-edge designs better suited to our lifestyle and ...

A new breed of fashion designers is turning heads on the Australian catwalk catering to Muslim women eager for cutting-edge designs better suited to our lifestyle and climate... For women in particular, dress is an integral part of Muslim life: it embodies a moral and behavioural code dating back to Islam's earliest days.

Compass
55:54

Compass: The Team That Never Played

ABC July 4, 2010

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What part did football really play in South Africa during Apartheid? This program revisits the collision of race, sport and politics through the lives of three very different ...

What part did football really play in South Africa during Apartheid? This program revisits the collision of race, sport and politics through the lives of three very different men and their struggle to end Apartheid.

Compass
27:00

Compass: Young Nuns

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC June 10, 2012

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Why would a young woman of today give up everything modern life has to offer to live a life of chastity, poverty and obedience as a nun? This two-part documentary explores the ...

Why would a young woman of today give up everything modern life has to offer to live a life of chastity, poverty and obedience as a nun? This two-part documentary explores the stories of two young women who are considering giving up careers, relationships and motherhood to devote themselves entirely to God.

Compass
29:51

Compass: State Of The Union

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 3, 2011

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In the first of a two part series examining the issue of same sex marriage, Compass meets three couples who would dearly like to get married - if only they could.

In the first of a two part series examining the issue of same sex marriage, Compass meets three couples who would dearly like to get married - if only they could.

Compass
28:08

Compass: Resilience

ABC September 1, 2013

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Compass explores resilience through two remarkable stories of survival. Chance and Ann were both struck down in their 30s by freak accidents.

Compass explores resilience through two remarkable stories of survival. Chance and Ann were both struck down in their 30s by freak accidents.

Compass
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Compass: Why I Am Still Jewish

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC September 22, 2013

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Geraldine Doogue invites some brave believers to dinner - Muslim, Jewish and Catholic - to find out what they believe, and why? Joining Geraldine for dinner are Bram Presser, ...

Geraldine Doogue invites some brave believers to dinner - Muslim, Jewish and Catholic - to find out what they believe, and why? Joining Geraldine for dinner are Bram Presser, Timmy Rubin, Mark Baker and Ronni Kahn who talk about how their faith has informed their values, what makes 'a good Jew', the role of women in Judaism, and the contentious Israeli-Palestinian divide.

Compass
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Compass: Stumbling In Hillary's Footsteps

ABC June 2, 2013

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On his 60th birthday Australian clown and mime Jean-Paul Bell leads a travelling circus troupe to Nepal to perform for school children in remote villages, only to find he's ...

On his 60th birthday Australian clown and mime Jean-Paul Bell leads a travelling circus troupe to Nepal to perform for school children in remote villages, only to find he's taken on more than he bargained for.

Al Jazeera World
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Al Jazeera World: Divorce In Lebanon

Al Jazeera English January 20, 2017

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The story of five Lebanese women and their personal struggles with the complex systems of divorce within a multi-faith community in the Middle-East.

The story of five Lebanese women and their personal struggles with the complex systems of divorce within a multi-faith community in the Middle-East.

Compass
27:14

Compass: New Directions

ABC March 5, 2017

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Geraldine Doogue passes the baton to brand new presenter Kumi Taguchi in an interview revealing why Kumi is the perfect person for the job.

Geraldine Doogue passes the baton to brand new presenter Kumi Taguchi in an interview revealing why Kumi is the perfect person for the job.

Compass
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Compass: The Vic Simms Story

ABC July 3, 2016

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This NAIDOC Week Special puts Bidgigal elder and singer Vic Simms in the spotlight. Discovered by Col Joye when he first performed as an 11-year-old, Vic went on to be the ...

This NAIDOC Week Special puts Bidgigal elder and singer Vic Simms in the spotlight. Discovered by Col Joye when he first performed as an 11-year-old, Vic went on to be the first indigenous performer on Bandstand.

Compass
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Compass: Divorce According to God: Bound for Life

Episode 2 ABC July 17, 2016

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This program investigates the history of both the Jewish and Catholic processes to get a divorce, the recent changes to the way they function and how this affects people of ...

This program investigates the history of both the Jewish and Catholic processes to get a divorce, the recent changes to the way they function and how this affects people of faith seeking a divorce.