Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story
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Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story

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Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

What it's really like to perform Hamlet
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What it's really like to perform Hamlet

Clip from An Obsession With Hamlet

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A look inside the working of Australia's Bell Theatre Company and the work and emotions involved in staging Shakespeare's Hamlet

A look inside the working of Australia's Bell Theatre Company and the work and emotions involved in staging Shakespeare's Hamlet

Josh Brolin on playing George W Bush
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Josh Brolin on playing George W Bush

Clip from Inside The Actors Studio

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It must have been a tough gig impersonating 'Dubya' Bush - Josh Brolin had to capture his soul too.

It must have been a tough gig impersonating 'Dubya' Bush - Josh Brolin had to capture his soul too.

Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story
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Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story

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Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

Staging Patrick White's The Ham Funeral
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Staging Patrick White's The Ham Funeral

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Artistic director Adam Cook discusses the staging of The Ham Funeral in the 1960s and the difficulty Patrick White had in having the play performed.

Artistic director Adam Cook discusses the staging of The Ham Funeral in the 1960s and the difficulty Patrick White had in having the play performed.

Staging Patrick White's The Ham Funeral
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Staging Patrick White's The Ham Funeral

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Artistic director Adam Cook discusses the staging of The Ham Funeral in the 1960s and the difficulty Patrick White had in having the play performed.

Artistic director Adam Cook discusses the staging of The Ham Funeral in the 1960s and the difficulty Patrick White had in having the play performed.

Nothing Rhymes With Ngapartji
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Nothing Rhymes With Ngapartji

ABC July 3, 2011

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Follows the journey of acclaimed Pitjantjatjara actor, Trevor Jamieson, as he returns to his traditional country to perform his hit stage show - Ngapartji Ngapartji - to an ...

Follows the journey of acclaimed Pitjantjatjara actor, Trevor Jamieson, as he returns to his traditional country to perform his hit stage show - Ngapartji Ngapartji - to an all-Indigenous audience, in the remote Aboriginal community of Ernabella, South Australia.

At The Movies Farewell Special
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At The Movies Farewell Special

ABC December 9, 2014

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The last episode ever of Margaret and David's At the Movies will be a fun-filled hour packed full of bloopers, funny discussions, outstanding interviews with filmmakers and ...

The last episode ever of Margaret and David's At the Movies will be a fun-filled hour packed full of bloopers, funny discussions, outstanding interviews with filmmakers and actors, some great behind the scenes footage, together with their final movie reviews of the films coming to a theatre near you over the summer period.

ABC2 Live Presents Eddie Perfect
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ABC2 Live Presents Eddie Perfect

ABC2 April 17, 2011

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Hosted by Myf Warhurst, ABC2 Live presents Eddie Perfect and Songs From The Middle performed at the South Melbourne Town Hall as part of the inaugural Melbourne Cabaret Festival.

Hosted by Myf Warhurst, ABC2 Live presents Eddie Perfect and Songs From The Middle performed at the South Melbourne Town Hall as part of the inaugural Melbourne Cabaret Festival.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
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Hollywood's Best Film Directors: James L. Brooks

Season 1 Episode 51 Foxtel Arts April 24, 2017

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A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
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Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Wolfgang Petersen

Season 1 Episode 61 Foxtel Arts May 8, 2017

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This series offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

This series offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

Moguls and Movie Stars: Hollywood History
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Moguls and Movie Stars: Hollywood History: Brother, Can You Spare A Dream?: 1929 - 1941

Season 1 Episode 4 Arts August 25, 2017

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Narrated by Christopher Plummer, this offers a rare, personalised look at the American film industry, featuring the remarkable men and women whose drive and ambition founded ...

Narrated by Christopher Plummer, this offers a rare, personalised look at the American film industry, featuring the remarkable men and women whose drive and ambition founded the "Dream Factory" that became Hollywood. This personal history of Hollywood's founders draws together interviews with important past and present industry figures, archive photography and excerpts from the greatest American movies of all time to better understand how the interpersonal relationships, collaborations and conflicts between key personalities created an industry and an art form. These biographies are set against the backdrop of the major events in American history such the Great Depression, World War II and the Civil Rights Movement and will investigate how Hollywood responded to the changing world around it.

Monty Python's Best Bits (Mostly)
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Monty Python's Best Bits (Mostly)

Episode 2 SBS Viceland December 1, 2017

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Presented by Monty Python fan, Hugh Bonneville, this series features some of Python's greatest sketches, and the classics include: The Argument Clinic, Hell's Grannies, ...

Presented by Monty Python fan, Hugh Bonneville, this series features some of Python's greatest sketches, and the classics include: The Argument Clinic, Hell's Grannies, Whicker Island, Fish License and The Olympic Hide and Seek Final, plus we feature a scene from Monty Python's Life of Brian and ogle some of Terry Gilliam's psychedelic animations. Also, there are fantastic contributions from Eddie Izzard, Mike Myers, Stephen Fry, Jessica Hynes and Ben Miller.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
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Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Stephen Frears

Season 1 Episode 63 Arts October 9, 2017

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A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

The Art of Directing
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The Art of Directing: Mike Leigh

BBC World News December 2, 2017

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The sixth episode of The Art of Directing, presented by leading actress Cush Jumbo, focuses on the great British filmmaker Mike Leigh.

The sixth episode of The Art of Directing, presented by leading actress Cush Jumbo, focuses on the great British filmmaker Mike Leigh.

Opera On Sydney Harbour: Verdi
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Opera On Sydney Harbour: Verdi

ABC July 10, 2016

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In Aida, Verdi masterfully puts the intimate affairs of the heart against the grandeur of the universe. What grander setting could there be for such an opera than Sydney ...

In Aida, Verdi masterfully puts the intimate affairs of the heart against the grandeur of the universe. What grander setting could there be for such an opera than Sydney Harbour itself?

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
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Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Roland Joffe

Season 1 Episode 69 Foxtel Bio February 17, 2015

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A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
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Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Abel Ferrara

Season 1 Episode 58 Foxtel Bio February 2, 2015

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A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.