A Fork In Africa
25:52

A Fork In Africa: Madagascar

SBS July 14, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
For Malagasys, the process of exhuming ancestral remains and rewrapping them in fresh shrouds while catching up on village gossip is nothing out of the ordinary and this is ...

For Malagasys, the process of exhuming ancestral remains and rewrapping them in fresh shrouds while catching up on village gossip is nothing out of the ordinary and this is where Pria begins his journey through Madagascar.

A Fork In Africa
25:48

A Fork In Africa: Zanzibar

SBS July 21, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Like a pilau rice dish which is generously flavoured with a variety of colourful spices, the ethnic mix of Zanzibar - or Unguja, to call it by its Arabic name - varies widely, ...

Like a pilau rice dish which is generously flavoured with a variety of colourful spices, the ethnic mix of Zanzibar - or Unguja, to call it by its Arabic name - varies widely, including Swahili, Shirazi Persian, Portuguese and Omani Arab people.

A Fork In Africa
25:57

A Fork In Africa: Black Paris

SBS July 29, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Given France's large colonial influence in Africa, Pria samples the African diaspora in Paris, asking why they are more French than African and why France is perceived to have ...

Given France's large colonial influence in Africa, Pria samples the African diaspora in Paris, asking why they are more French than African and why France is perceived to have been a "better coloniser" than the rest. g

A Fork In Africa
25:29

A Fork In Africa: Cape Town

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS May 26, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In the first of two episodes, Pria explores white Cape Town through the eyes of locals such as Aryn Guiney, who lives in the small coastal town of Hout Bay and says that Cape ...

In the first of two episodes, Pria explores white Cape Town through the eyes of locals such as Aryn Guiney, who lives in the small coastal town of Hout Bay and says that Cape Town will always be his home.

A Fork In Africa
25:52

A Fork In Africa: Cape Town

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS June 2, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria discovers the reasons for whites to continue to call Cape Town home, including an historical and cultural attachment to the place, particularly for the Afrikaners.

Pria discovers the reasons for whites to continue to call Cape Town home, including an historical and cultural attachment to the place, particularly for the Afrikaners.

A Fork In Asia
25:55

A Fork In Asia: Delhi

SBS March 24, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This episode features the normal lives of the burgeoning middle class, of which there are 100 million in India. At work and at play, they live as rich and cosmopolitan a life ...

This episode features the normal lives of the burgeoning middle class, of which there are 100 million in India. At work and at play, they live as rich and cosmopolitan a life as any big city dweller. Pria talks about fashion, food and business, set against the visual contrast of Old and New Delhi.

A Fork In Asia
25:58

A Fork In Asia: Beijing

SBS March 31, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria travels to the fabled 3000-year-old city where he discovers a fast-changing city where recent economic reforms have spawned a new-found capitalism.

Pria travels to the fabled 3000-year-old city where he discovers a fast-changing city where recent economic reforms have spawned a new-found capitalism.

A Fork In Asia
25:48

A Fork In Asia: Lebanon

SBS April 7, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria Viswalingam visits Lebanon, a country that suffers a legacy of war and has 17 religious communities. Here, life is expensive and there are no jobs to be found.

Pria Viswalingam visits Lebanon, a country that suffers a legacy of war and has 17 religious communities. Here, life is expensive and there are no jobs to be found.

A Fork In Asia
25:49

A Fork In Asia: Nepal

SBS April 14, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria takes us to Daman, south west of Kathmandu, where shamanism is practised and the powers of the local witchdoctors are praised and respected in the local community. By ...

Pria takes us to Daman, south west of Kathmandu, where shamanism is practised and the powers of the local witchdoctors are praised and respected in the local community. By contrast we meet a young Malaysian lawyer who has abandoned the trappings of capitalism to meditate and live simply in the mountains of Nepal.

A Fork In Asia
25:53

A Fork In Asia: Guilin

SBS April 28, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria explores the culture and lifestyle of Guilin in southern China.

Pria explores the culture and lifestyle of Guilin in southern China.

A Fork In Asia
25:50

A Fork In Asia: Thailand

SBS May 5, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria takes a colourful jaunt through misty mountain villages, checks out Bangkok's distinctive architecture and lively waterways, and finally travels up to a resort tucked ...

Pria takes a colourful jaunt through misty mountain villages, checks out Bangkok's distinctive architecture and lively waterways, and finally travels up to a resort tucked away in the foothills around Chiang Mai.

A Fork In Asia
25:52

A Fork In Asia: Japan

SBS2 January 17, 2011

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Intrepid traveller Pria Viswalingam visits some of Australia's nearest neighbours in this popular series, and examines the emergence of a modern Asia in countries which ...

Intrepid traveller Pria Viswalingam visits some of Australia's nearest neighbours in this popular series, and examines the emergence of a modern Asia in countries which traditionally cling to their past. Tonight, Pria visits Tokyo and Hokkaido in Japan.

A Fork In Australia
25:58

A Fork In Australia: Food

SBS February 24, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria takes us to Melbourne, arguably the food centre of Australia, where he meets the people, samples the food they cook and discovers likes and dislikes in the Australian ...

Pria takes us to Melbourne, arguably the food centre of Australia, where he meets the people, samples the food they cook and discovers likes and dislikes in the Australian culinary stakes.

A Fork In Australia
25:56

A Fork In Australia: Australia - Wheat

SBS February 3, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A week in the flat golden paddocks and deep blue skies of a huge farm in the wheat belt of south-east Western Australia.

A week in the flat golden paddocks and deep blue skies of a huge farm in the wheat belt of south-east Western Australia.

A Fork In Australia
25:57

A Fork In Australia: Australia - Tourism

SBS February 10, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria travels to the Sunshine State to introduce us to some of the more unusual Queenslanders.

Pria travels to the Sunshine State to introduce us to some of the more unusual Queenslanders.

A Fork In Australia
25:57

A Fork In Australia: Friends And Lovers

SBS February 17, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria ponders the sometimes ephemeral nature of friendships and relationships as he visits some of Sydney's prime spots, including a night cruise on the harbour, Centennial ...

Pria ponders the sometimes ephemeral nature of friendships and relationships as he visits some of Sydney's prime spots, including a night cruise on the harbour, Centennial Park, the Botanical Gardens and Bondi.

A Fork In Australia
25:54

A Fork In Australia: The Pilgrimage

SBS March 10, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria visits Australian ex-pats in the London. He speaks with radio announcer Jonathan Coleman, human rights lawyer Geoffrey Robertson and Australian High Commissioner Philip ...

Pria visits Australian ex-pats in the London. He speaks with radio announcer Jonathan Coleman, human rights lawyer Geoffrey Robertson and Australian High Commissioner Philip Flood about their perceptions of "Australianisms".

A Fork In Australia
25:54

A Fork In Australia: The Cringe

SBS March 3, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In Tasmania, Pria explores the cultural cringe whereby our talented classical musicians gain recognition only after having "made it" overseas.

In Tasmania, Pria explores the cultural cringe whereby our talented classical musicians gain recognition only after having "made it" overseas.