The Text Files
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The Text Files: Computer Adventure Games

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC September 18, 2006

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Computer adventure games is the topic of the final program in The Text Files series, aptly positioned because it combines the elements of visuals, print and sound already ...

Computer adventure games is the topic of the final program in The Text Files series, aptly positioned because it combines the elements of visuals, print and sound already explored in previous programs. The program looks at the game through its narrative structure and the use of the player as the main character and explores the effect of graphics and sound.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: Film - Camera And Lighting

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 7, 2006

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This program is the first of a pair of programs concentrating on the linguistic structures and features of film language. The program looks at how camera angles, framing and ...

This program is the first of a pair of programs concentrating on the linguistic structures and features of film language. The program looks at how camera angles, framing and the lighting of a shot can change the meaning of the film.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: TV Ads

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC September 4, 2006

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In this program, devices such as the dialogue, characters, setting, colours, music and words on-screen will be examined to discover how TV advertising influences our ...

In this program, devices such as the dialogue, characters, setting, colours, music and words on-screen will be examined to discover how TV advertising influences our perceptions of the product or service on offer. The use of repetition, reinforcement, logos and slogans will also be presented as further techniques of persuasion.

The Text Files
14:53

The Text Files: Billboards

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC July 24, 2006

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This program looks at the linguistic structures and features of a form of everyday text; the billboard. The program looks at what makes billboards so effective; body language, ...

This program looks at the linguistic structures and features of a form of everyday text; the billboard. The program looks at what makes billboards so effective; body language, colour, camera angles and positioning.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: Film - Editing And Sound

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC August 14, 2006

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This second program based on film concentrates on the effect of editing on the audience and how music and sound effects can influence the meaning of the completed film.

This second program based on film concentrates on the effect of editing on the audience and how music and sound effects can influence the meaning of the completed film.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: Horror Novels

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC September 25, 2006

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In the 90s, spooky novels have become increasingly popular with young teen readers. What are the features and characteristics which define these teen horror novels? In this ...

In the 90s, spooky novels have become increasingly popular with young teen readers. What are the features and characteristics which define these teen horror novels? In this program Brad and Sonya set out to answer this question while being swept up in their own spooky story.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: Plays

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC August 28, 2006

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This program looks at the linguistic structures and features used in the production of plays. The program focuses on an exciting local production of Macbeth and features ...

This program looks at the linguistic structures and features used in the production of plays. The program focuses on an exciting local production of Macbeth and features interviews with the director and actors about the effect of movement, costumes, dialogue and music on the audience.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: Comics

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC August 21, 2006

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This program explores the visual and linguistic landscape of comics and looks at the techniques involved in creating the illusion of time, sound effects and motion.

This program explores the visual and linguistic landscape of comics and looks at the techniques involved in creating the illusion of time, sound effects and motion.

My Hometown
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My Hometown

SBS March 30, 2015

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In 2009, Yoko Ono wrote the timeless message of Home, Hope, Faith and Love. With powerful, instructional prose such as: 'Do you know where your Hometown is? Your Hometown is a ...

In 2009, Yoko Ono wrote the timeless message of Home, Hope, Faith and Love. With powerful, instructional prose such as: 'Do you know where your Hometown is? Your Hometown is a place you choose'. 'Look after your hometown in your mind. Send it lots of love'. Weaving a storyline that encompasses children and places from all over the world, this seven-minute animation of original illustrations, plays out Yoko's instructional positivism, using a backdrop of her voice, recorded especially for this film. Short film.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: Soaps

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC October 16, 2001

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This program explores the genre of TV soaps and reveals the key linguistic structures and features which make these programs function. The program looks at how soaps are made ...

This program explores the genre of TV soaps and reveals the key linguistic structures and features which make these programs function. The program looks at how soaps are made and students are encouraged to make critical assessments of what they see taking place behind the scenes in the creation of this form of entertainment.

The Text Files
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The Text Files: Newspaper Reports

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC July 31, 2006

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This program examines the way in which a newspaper report works - how a lead report is constructed, the use of headlines and captions, the role of paragraphs, the type of ...

This program examines the way in which a newspaper report works - how a lead report is constructed, the use of headlines and captions, the role of paragraphs, the type of language employed and the particular layout of the report are all explored.

Making a stone effect notebook
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Making a stone effect notebook

Clip from Art Attack

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Create a notebook that looks like it comes from the stone ages.

Create a notebook that looks like it comes from the stone ages.

Making puppets from water bottles
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Making puppets from water bottles

Clip from Art Attack

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Learn how to recycle water bottles to create puppets.

Learn how to recycle water bottles to create puppets.

Creating artworks using an eraser
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Creating artworks using an eraser

Clip from Art Attack

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Create artworks using chalk and an eraser.

Create artworks using chalk and an eraser.

Bugs Bunny's 1001 Rabbit Tales
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Bugs Bunny's 1001 Rabbit Tales

7Flix November 23, 2018

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Rival book salesmen Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are forced by Sultan Yosemite Sam to read fairy tales to his spoiled, selfish son, Prince Abba-Dabba.

Rival book salesmen Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are forced by Sultan Yosemite Sam to read fairy tales to his spoiled, selfish son, Prince Abba-Dabba.

Pattern making with Jye
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Pattern making with Jye

Clip from Get Arty

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Have a favourite pair of shorts you just can't throw out? Jye from Get Arty teaches us how to make a pattern out of our prised item and keep them alive forever.

Have a favourite pair of shorts you just can't throw out? Jye from Get Arty teaches us how to make a pattern out of our prised item and keep them alive forever.

Art and life with June Mills
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Art and life with June Mills

Clip from Get Arty

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Learn about the relationship between art and identity from Larrakia (Darwin) elder June Mills. From screen-printing to traditional techniques and materials, June Mills ...

Learn about the relationship between art and identity from Larrakia (Darwin) elder June Mills. From screen-printing to traditional techniques and materials, June Mills explains how every nation has its own stories, designs, and ways of sharing knowledge.

Pottery with Hayley West
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Pottery with Hayley West

Clip from Get Arty

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Wheel throwing, intimate objects and learning with your hands, hear from ceramic artist Hayley West about the wonderful world of pottery.

Wheel throwing, intimate objects and learning with your hands, hear from ceramic artist Hayley West about the wonderful world of pottery.