Classical Destinations
24:58

Classical Destinations: Moscow - Shostakovich, Prokofiev

Season 2 Episode 13 SBS December 29, 2015

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Explore Europe's most spectacular cities and landscapes while luxuriating in the great classical music composed within their precincts. Presented by renowned actor, writer and ...

Explore Europe's most spectacular cities and landscapes while luxuriating in the great classical music composed within their precincts. Presented by renowned actor, writer and classical music specialist Simon Callow.

Classical Destinations
25:59

Classical Destinations: Vienna

Season 1 Episode 10 SBS November 3, 2015

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This episode looks at the last difficult years of Mozart's short life, Beethoven's tragic deafness and the glamorous but turbulent life of the great 'Waltz King', Johann ...

This episode looks at the last difficult years of Mozart's short life, Beethoven's tragic deafness and the glamorous but turbulent life of the great 'Waltz King', Johann Strauss the Younger. Niki exchanges her violin bow for a baton to conduct the Blue Danube with a virtual orchestra in the House of Music.

Classical Destinations
24:57

Classical Destinations: Worchester and Aldeburgh

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS November 24, 2015

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Explore Europe's most spectacular cities and landscapes while luxuriating in the great classical music composed within their precincts. Presented by renowned actor, writer and ...

Explore Europe's most spectacular cities and landscapes while luxuriating in the great classical music composed within their precincts. Presented by renowned actor, writer and classical music specialist Simon Callow.

Classical Destinations
25:59

Classical Destinations: Venice, Vivaldi And The Four Seasons

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS October 20, 2015

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Presented and narrated by British actor and music expert Simon Callow, part six of Classical Destinations visits Venice where Antonio Vivaldi spent his most productive years ...

Presented and narrated by British actor and music expert Simon Callow, part six of Classical Destinations visits Venice where Antonio Vivaldi spent his most productive years in the early 18th century. Simon, Niki and Matt tour the canals, bridges and piazzas for which Vivaldi created the perfect soundtrack in his Four Seasons.

Return of the Hoopoe
52:32

Return of the Hoopoe

SBS May 12, 2015

Science

Geography

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Stunning photography captures the Hoopoe, which are at the top of Austria's endangered list. This program examines the reasons for its perilous situation and the measures ...

Stunning photography captures the Hoopoe, which are at the top of Austria's endangered list. This program examines the reasons for its perilous situation and the measures being put in place by one man to return the Hoopoe to a protected environment.

Classical Destinations
25:59

Classical Destinations: Tuscany, Verdi And Puccini

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS November 10, 2015

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Part eleven looks at Tuscany, which is more then just a beautiful region of Italy, Tuscany also produced two of the greatest operatic composers. Classical Destinations visits ...

Part eleven looks at Tuscany, which is more then just a beautiful region of Italy, Tuscany also produced two of the greatest operatic composers. Classical Destinations visits the towns that shaped their lives: Lucca, Pisa and Milan. There is also a tour of the Puccini Villa in the spectacular Torre del Lago.

Back in the Soviet Bloc
25:59

Back in the Soviet Bloc: Capitalism, Celebrities and Dachas

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 22, 2019

News and current affairs

Geography

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Julia explores the challenges of doing business in post-Soviet Moscow and visits Russia's weekend retreat: the dacha. Julia is now in Russia's capital, a megalopolis of 12 ...

Julia explores the challenges of doing business in post-Soviet Moscow and visits Russia's weekend retreat: the dacha. Julia is now in Russia's capital, a megalopolis of 12 million people. She attends a party for Grazia magazine, a glamorous event filled with celebrities.

Secrets of Wild Australia
46:17

Secrets of Wild Australia: Secret Life of Mini Marsupials

Season 1 Episode 5 Animal Planet March 18, 2019

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Examining the key differences between small marsupials, including quokkas and quolls.

Examining the key differences between small marsupials, including quokkas and quolls.

Classical Destinations
24:56

Classical Destinations: Budapest - Liszt, Bartok And Kodaly

Season 2 Episode 7 SBS December 8, 2015

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Explore Europe's most spectacular cities and landscapes while luxuriating in the great classical music composed within their precincts. Presented by renowned actor, writer and ...

Explore Europe's most spectacular cities and landscapes while luxuriating in the great classical music composed within their precincts. Presented by renowned actor, writer and classical music specialist Simon Callow

Secrets of Wild Australia
46:14

Secrets of Wild Australia: Secret Life of Snakes

Season 1 Episode 1 Animal Planet February 18, 2019

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Geography

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From pouch breeding marsupials, to big birds, to bats and terrifying reptiles, we go deep inside the world's smallest continent to see it's diverse and unique species.

From pouch breeding marsupials, to big birds, to bats and terrifying reptiles, we go deep inside the world's smallest continent to see it's diverse and unique species.

Relentless Enemies
42:51

Relentless Enemies

Seven September 5, 2010

Science

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A fascinating and spectacular insight into a unique pride of lions living in Botswana's Okavango Delta, the largest freshwater wetland in Africa. Through rare and thrilling ...

A fascinating and spectacular insight into a unique pride of lions living in Botswana's Okavango Delta, the largest freshwater wetland in Africa. Through rare and thrilling footage witness lion behaviour as previously unseen, capturing these huge cats swimming skilfully in swamps to stalk water buffalo, executing dangerous nocturnal forays and tactically preparing for each hunt. Narrated by Jeremy Irons.

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure
26:36

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure

Season 2 Episode 7 SBS March 4, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

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Following on from their first adventure we now join wine expert Oz Clarke and wine novice James May as they take a month long trip around the revered Californian wineries.

Following on from their first adventure we now join wine expert Oz Clarke and wine novice James May as they take a month long trip around the revered Californian wineries.

A Fork In The Road
25:59

A Fork In The Road: Chicago

SBS January 2, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

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Pria Viswalingham takes a look at Chicago, the south-side, Naperville, Uptown Chicago and Milwaukee.

Pria Viswalingham takes a look at Chicago, the south-side, Naperville, Uptown Chicago and Milwaukee.

A Fork In The Road
25:29

A Fork In The Road: Budapest

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 13, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

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Pria explores the new Hungary as he travels to Budapest, in the first of two episodes.

Pria explores the new Hungary as he travels to Budapest, in the first of two episodes.

A Fork In Australia
25:58

A Fork In Australia: Australia - Colours

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 20, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

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Pria Viswalingam turns his idiosyncratic gaze upon Australia. This episode finds Pria exploring Broome, a coastal paradise that is a multicultural success story and home to a ...

Pria Viswalingam turns his idiosyncratic gaze upon Australia. This episode finds Pria exploring Broome, a coastal paradise that is a multicultural success story and home to a thriving pearl industry.

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure
26:53

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS January 21, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

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Following on from their first adventure we now join wine expert Oz Clarke and wine novice James May as they take a month long trip around the revered Californian wineries.

Following on from their first adventure we now join wine expert Oz Clarke and wine novice James May as they take a month long trip around the revered Californian wineries.

A Fork In The Road
25:49

A Fork In The Road: Washington DC

SBS March 20, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

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Pria explores the ins and outs of working in Washington DC.

Pria explores the ins and outs of working in Washington DC.

A Fork In The Road
25:35

A Fork In The Road: Ireland

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 25, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

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Pria continues his tour of Ireland. Ireland's recent history has been underscored by mass emigration. Millions have been forced to leave for a better life else where. Things ...

Pria continues his tour of Ireland. Ireland's recent history has been underscored by mass emigration. Millions have been forced to leave for a better life else where. Things have changed, and many are returning to discover that, after all, grass may be greener in Ireland.