Beatrix Potter: Patricia Routledge
46:54

Beatrix Potter: Patricia Routledge

FOXTEL Arts November 21, 2016

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National treasure Patricia Routledge takes us on a journey into the fascinating story of one of the world's greatest artists, authors and farmers! Internationally loved and ...

National treasure Patricia Routledge takes us on a journey into the fascinating story of one of the world's greatest artists, authors and farmers! Internationally loved and admired, Patricia is the Patron of the Beatrix Potter Society and is a passionate expert about Beatrix Potter. Join Patricia on a visual feast featuring the stunning landscapes of Cumbria and a close up look at the remarkable art created by one of the greatest illustrators in the world. Delve into Potter's journal that she began writing at only 15 and discover the fascinating code she developed - it was not cracked until 8 years after her death! And explore the farming legacy Beatrix left behind, enabling many Cumbrian farmers to continue making a living. Authored with passion, perhaps even obsession, this charming and fascinating programme, tells the definitive and most comprehensive story of Beatrix Potter; a practical, formidable, remarkable woman.

The Book Show
46:51

The Book Show: JK Rowling

Season 8 Episode 3 Arts October 10, 2017

English

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A-list authors and big-name guests discuss their favourite reads and their own works. The series features interviews with leading authors and well known guests; it covers ...

A-list authors and big-name guests discuss their favourite reads and their own works. The series features interviews with leading authors and well known guests; it covers topical literary news such as the trend for vampire fiction, the phenomenon of atheist books, the demise of paper books, and authors' working environments. Also included is entertainment, either music inspired by literature or performance poetry. This episode features guests Rupert Everett, Mary Robinson and Jack Straw.

Tell Your Story, Change Your World
14:41

Tell Your Story, Change Your World

ABC Me October 19, 2018

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Only you can tell your own story, but getting started isn't always easy. Here are four unique stories from around Australia to help you find the words.

Only you can tell your own story, but getting started isn't always easy. Here are four unique stories from around Australia to help you find the words.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
25:31

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales: Romeo And Juliet

Season 1 Episode 4 Foxtel Arts June 1, 2015

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Romeo and Juliet are star-crossed lovers from Verona, whose families are at war with each other.

Romeo and Juliet are star-crossed lovers from Verona, whose families are at war with each other.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
27:03

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales: A Midsummer Night s Dream

Season 1 Episode 1 Foxtel Arts April 4, 2016

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Confusion occurs when two couples, along with a troupe of comic actors, enter a magic forest ruled by fairies.

Confusion occurs when two couples, along with a troupe of comic actors, enter a magic forest ruled by fairies.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
25:51

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales: Macbeth

Season 1 Episode 3 Foxtel Arts April 10, 2016

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A general makes a murderous rise to the throne of Scotland, aided by his ambitious wife and three prophesying witches.

A general makes a murderous rise to the throne of Scotland, aided by his ambitious wife and three prophesying witches.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
25:23

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales: Julius Caesar

Season 2 Episode 4 Foxtel Arts April 15, 2016

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The tragedy of Julius Caesar, the ambitious conqueror who "doth bestride the narrow world like a colossus" - until he's felled by a group of conspirators led by his good ...

The tragedy of Julius Caesar, the ambitious conqueror who "doth bestride the narrow world like a colossus" - until he's felled by a group of conspirators led by his good friend Brutus, "the noblest Roman of them all."

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
25:47

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales: The Taming Of The Shrew

Season 2 Episode 2 Foxtel Arts June 28, 2015

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Puppets enact The Taming of the Shrew, about a gentleman who undertakes a battle of wits, words and wills while wooing a splenetic spitfire.

Puppets enact The Taming of the Shrew, about a gentleman who undertakes a battle of wits, words and wills while wooing a splenetic spitfire.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
25:59

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales: Hamlet

Season 1 Episode 5 Foxtel Arts June 7, 2015

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Hamlet, the Danish prince who is visited by his father's ghost. Presented on painted glass plates.

Hamlet, the Danish prince who is visited by his father's ghost. Presented on painted glass plates.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
25:33

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales: Twelfth Night

Season 1 Episode 6 Foxtel Arts June 14, 2015

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A shipwreck changes the town of Ilyria in Twelfth Night, performed with puppets.

A shipwreck changes the town of Ilyria in Twelfth Night, performed with puppets.

Lockie Leonard
22:20

Lockie Leonard: Pick A Winner

ABC Me June 9, 2017

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7-8
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This video has closed captioning
Lockie and Vicki are the talk of the town - and the talk is starting to turn nasty.

Lockie and Vicki are the talk of the town - and the talk is starting to turn nasty.

Lockie Leonard
23:56

Lockie Leonard: Cure For Stings

ABC Me September 22, 2017

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Mel and Lockie get lost in the bush and find something special. When Phillip is bed-bound with a netball injury, his teammates cause him to re-evaluate his priorities.

Mel and Lockie get lost in the bush and find something special. When Phillip is bed-bound with a netball injury, his teammates cause him to re-evaluate his priorities.

Lockie Leonard
23:42

Lockie Leonard: Not So Perfect Storm

ABC Me December 1, 2017

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A big swell is approaching Angelus and Lockie and Mel prepare to ride the big wave together.

A big swell is approaching Angelus and Lockie and Mel prepare to ride the big wave together.

Lockie Leonard
23:55

Lockie Leonard: Legend

ABC Me December 15, 2017

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As they prepare for the move to Sydney, the Leonards say goodbye to Angelus. But the question remains for Lockie: Will Mel ever forgive him? And will he have the chance to ...

As they prepare for the move to Sydney, the Leonards say goodbye to Angelus. But the question remains for Lockie: Will Mel ever forgive him? And will he have the chance to tell Vicki Streeton how he really feels about her?

Lockie Leonard
23:15

Lockie Leonard: Second Beat In Show

ABC Me November 10, 2017

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With Vicki back in town, Lockie has to work hard to prove he's a good friend to Mel.

With Vicki back in town, Lockie has to work hard to prove he's a good friend to Mel.

Lockie Leonard
23:55

Lockie Leonard: Total Eclipse

ABC Me June 23, 2017

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The people of Angelus brace themselves for a full eclipse of the sun.

The people of Angelus brace themselves for a full eclipse of the sun.

Lockie Leonard
23:47

Lockie Leonard: Aliens In Angelus

ABC Me October 27, 2017

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Phillip and Joe form an uneasy duo on a mission to locate a missing alien, but in the process Phillip discovers something just as unlikely.

Phillip and Joe form an uneasy duo on a mission to locate a missing alien, but in the process Phillip discovers something just as unlikely.

Lockie Leonard
23:25

Lockie Leonard: Snake Hide Oil

ABC Me August 18, 2017

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Missing Marjorie, Phillip has started wetting the bed again. Mum's first love cruises into town, making quite an impression on the townsfolk - except Sarge. Meanwhile, Egg ...

Missing Marjorie, Phillip has started wetting the bed again. Mum's first love cruises into town, making quite an impression on the townsfolk - except Sarge. Meanwhile, Egg finds himself caught in a bizarre love triangle.