Tomorrow, When the War Began
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Tomorrow, When the War Began

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me April 23, 2016

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Celebrating end of year, Ellie takes her friends on a trip to a remote destination called 'Hell' They return home to find their parents are missing, the phone network down and ...

Celebrating end of year, Ellie takes her friends on a trip to a remote destination called 'Hell' They return home to find their parents are missing, the phone network down and homes ransacked. #TWTWB

Tomorrow, When the War Began
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Tomorrow, When the War Began

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me May 21, 2016

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Corrie clings to life in hospital, Jack has a plan for escaping and Fi struggles to find her purpose within the group. #TWTWB

Corrie clings to life in hospital, Jack has a plan for escaping and Fi struggles to find her purpose within the group. #TWTWB

Tomorrow, When the War Began
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Tomorrow, When the War Began

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC Me September 24, 2016

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Corrie clings to life, Homer is determined to fight back and Ellie leads Robyn and Lee out of Hell to join their friends just as the soldiers arrive. Hell has been invaded and ...

Corrie clings to life, Homer is determined to fight back and Ellie leads Robyn and Lee out of Hell to join their friends just as the soldiers arrive. Hell has been invaded and they are surrounded.

Shakespeare: The Legacy
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Shakespeare: The Legacy

Smooth/Arts March 11, 2019

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Hosted and narrated by John Nettles, this program celebrates the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death on April 23, 2016. We unlock some of the mysteries surrounding ...

Hosted and narrated by John Nettles, this program celebrates the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death on April 23, 2016. We unlock some of the mysteries surrounding Shakespeare's life and the legacy of his work across the globe. John Nettles takes us on a journey through the dangerous and dynamic times of Shakespeare's life and reveals something of the real man who transformed the London theatre and the English language, yet remained a Stratford man.

A Poet's Guide To Britain
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A Poet's Guide To Britain: William Wordsworth

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 October 10, 2010

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Presented by young poet Owen Sheers, this series looks at six poems that have affected him and the way the British people view their landscape.

Presented by young poet Owen Sheers, this series looks at six poems that have affected him and the way the British people view their landscape.

A Poet's Guide To Britain
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A Poet's Guide To Britain: Lynette Roberts

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC2 November 21, 2010

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Owen Sheers visits the unassuming village of LLanybri where poet Lynette Roberts lived and is now buried. Owen uncovers the moving story behind one of her poems called simply ...

Owen Sheers visits the unassuming village of LLanybri where poet Lynette Roberts lived and is now buried. Owen uncovers the moving story behind one of her poems called simply 'Poem from Llanybri'.

A Poet's Guide To Britain
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A Poet's Guide To Britain: Matthew Arnold

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC2 November 7, 2010

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Owen Sheers goes in search of the poet Matthew Arnold and discovers what drove him to write his bleak but tremendous poem 'Dover Beach'.

Owen Sheers goes in search of the poet Matthew Arnold and discovers what drove him to write his bleak but tremendous poem 'Dover Beach'.

A Poet's Guide To Britain
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A Poet's Guide To Britain: Sylvia Plath

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 October 24, 2010

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Sylvia Plath is one of the most popular and influential poets of recent history but her poetry is often overshadowed by her life. Owen explores a rich seam of her poetry.

Sylvia Plath is one of the most popular and influential poets of recent history but her poetry is often overshadowed by her life. Owen explores a rich seam of her poetry.

A Poet's Guide To Britain
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A Poet's Guide To Britain: George Mackay Brown

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 October 17, 2010

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Program writer Owen Sheers travels to the Orkney town of Stromness, the home of George Mackay Brown, the great poetic voice of the Orkneys and one of the foremost Scottish ...

Program writer Owen Sheers travels to the Orkney town of Stromness, the home of George Mackay Brown, the great poetic voice of the Orkneys and one of the foremost Scottish poets of the twentieth century.

Lockie Leonard
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Lockie Leonard: X Marks the Dot

Season 1 Episode 11 ABC October 24, 2013

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Thanks to Phillip, breaking news about Lockie and Dot is spreading across Angelus like wildfire. Lockie is mortified.

Thanks to Phillip, breaking news about Lockie and Dot is spreading across Angelus like wildfire. Lockie is mortified.

A Poet's Guide To Britain
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A Poet's Guide To Britain: Louis Macneice

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC2 November 14, 2010

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Louis MacNeice, was one of the big guns of British poetry in the 30s and 40s but whose name is less well known today. This film takes a stroll into one of his finest poems, ...

Louis MacNeice, was one of the big guns of British poetry in the 30s and 40s but whose name is less well known today. This film takes a stroll into one of his finest poems, called simply, 'Woods'.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
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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
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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."