Inspired by true events, this is a feel-good story about Michael 'Eddie' Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself, even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.
Ben's back down on the east coast of Tasmania and calls into Freycinet Marine Farm to visit Giles again. He chats to Ben about the farm's move into the production of mussels and diving for sea urchin. Ben heads back to the Avalon Coastal Retreat and prepares a dish with the fresh produce from the marine farm. Next, Ben arrives at the University of Queensland and heads down to the synthetic fields to cook producer Amee's favourite dish, Thai green curry. Joel Gilmore, scientist at the University of Queensland, explains why the seeds of a chilli holds all the heat. Back in the kitchen, Ben prepares a burrito bowl using one of his least favourite leafy greens, kale. Professor Lee Hickey, vegetable gene-ius, and Melissa Fitzgerald, protein pro, from the University of Queensland, give information on a few ingredients featuring the burrito bowl. Jack, Ben's son, sneaks in just in time to taste test the dish.
Chihiro and her family are on their way to their new house in the suburbs, but on their way, they stumble upon a tunnel that leads them into a fantasy world full of ghosts and strange creatures.
Based on the award winning autobiography, comes this AFI Award-winning film about Li Cunxin's journey from a poor Chinese village to international ballet stardom.
A breathtaking family drama about an orphaned girl who must teach a flock of motherless geese to fly south before the authorities clip their wings.
A young man created with scissors for hands falls in love with a beautiful girl and displays a talent for cutting hair and hedges in this delightful gothic fable.
Andrew Denton's guests are Ian Chappell, and Ingrid Pulson, whose husband killed her two children, her father, and then himself. The Coroner ruled this could have been prevented if the police had acted sooner.
A hapless young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself, and learns there is more to the creatures than he assumed.
On his birthday, Omri (Hal Scardino) is given several simple gifts, including an old wooden cupboard and a small plastic figurine of a Native American man. When he locks the toy inside the cabinet it magically comes to life as a tiny, cagey warrior named Little Bear (Litefoot). The boy then places other toys in the cupboard and they too come to life, even engaging in entertaining battles. But after Little Bear is wounded, Omri begins to understand that his animate toys are not mere playthings.
Over one year at a central Victorian primary school a group of typical, but also amazing, 10-12 year olds met in a once weekly class to discuss issues concerning their relationships both at school and at home. And Cath South and Stewart Carter filmed this process. The resulting film Kids' Business is a moving account of the kids' struggles over that year.
Shrek is an animated family movie that has turned the classic fairytale formula upside down. Lord Farquaad (John Lithgow), an evil tyrant who reigns over the kingdom of Duloc, is paying a cash reward for people to turn in all the fairytale characters. As a result the fairytale characters have invaded the swamp that is home to Shrek - a reclusive, smelly green ogre.
St Valentine's Day, 1900. On a beautiful summer's day a party of virginal Australian schoolgirls from an exclusive finishing school giddily prepare for an excursion to Hanging Rock, a magnificent natural monument drenched in a mysterious atmosphere. Lead by Miranda, the girls gain permission to explore the upper slopes of the rock. Edith takes a nap and wakes to discover that the other three girls have removed their shoes and stockings and have resumed their trek as if in a dream, disappearing into a passageway in the rock itself.