Science Of The Movies
47:19

Science Of The Movies: Horror Movies - Effects That Scare

Season 1 Episode 10 Discovery Science September 7, 2010

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Nar Williams makes a movie camera out of a block of magnesium at Panavision and investigates the science behind crime-scene blood spatter.

Nar Williams makes a movie camera out of a block of magnesium at Panavision and investigates the science behind crime-scene blood spatter.

Science Of The Movies
46:56

Science Of The Movies: Puppet Meisters - The Magic Behind Team America - World Police

Season 1 Episode 3 Discovery Science July 21, 2010

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Nar gets a hands-on lesson in puppet sculpting from Chiodo Brothers, makers of the marionettes for "Team America: World Police"; Nar visits Technicolor, where he gets a crash ...

Nar gets a hands-on lesson in puppet sculpting from Chiodo Brothers, makers of the marionettes for "Team America: World Police"; Nar visits Technicolor, where he gets a crash course in movie colouring and animal wrangler Jules Sylvester unleashes a roomful of creepy crawlers on Nar.

Science Of The Movies
46:51

Science Of The Movies: Speed - When Buses Fly!

Season 1 Episode 2 Discovery Science July 14, 2010

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Nar rides a fake horse from 'Narnia' at Creature FX; Nar survives a 100 mph hurricane at John Frazier's FXPERTS, which creates weather fx for movies; Nar meets Emily, the most ...

Nar rides a fake horse from 'Narnia' at Creature FX; Nar survives a 100 mph hurricane at John Frazier's FXPERTS, which creates weather fx for movies; Nar meets Emily, the most convincing CG-created human to date; Nar tests the physics behind the bus-jump scene in 'Speed' with the movie's stunt coordinator.

Randling
28:47

Randling

Season 1 Episode 13 ABC July 25, 2012

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This week on Randling, is it a paint colour or is it a porn star? The Northern Thrusters and Roget's Ramjets - Wendy Harmer, Benjamin Law, Robyn Butler and Rob Carlton - ...

This week on Randling, is it a paint colour or is it a porn star? The Northern Thrusters and Roget's Ramjets - Wendy Harmer, Benjamin Law, Robyn Butler and Rob Carlton - contemplate whether the hottest Ginger of all was on Gilligan's Island, and why 'adult movie' scripts only seem to have vowel sounds. Other moments to look out for include: Wendy auditioning for series two of The Voice, Rob and Robyn adding another chapter to the history of rap, and a soft drink that guarantees 10,000 milligrams of pig placenta in every bottle.

The South Bank Show
48:15

The South Bank Show

ABC2 November 28, 2010

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This film is a celebration of the creative talents of the hand-drawn animation and groundbreaking computer animation techniques that the two studios Disney and Pixar, have ...

This film is a celebration of the creative talents of the hand-drawn animation and groundbreaking computer animation techniques that the two studios Disney and Pixar, have brought to filmmaking.

Science Of The Movies
47:01

Science Of The Movies: Crafting An Action Figure

Season 1 Episode 11 Discovery Science September 14, 2010

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Host Nar Williams gets made into an action figure at Gentle Giant Studios and uses science to scrutinise Peter Parker's power punch in the film 'Spider-Man'.

Host Nar Williams gets made into an action figure at Gentle Giant Studios and uses science to scrutinise Peter Parker's power punch in the film 'Spider-Man'.

Everest
58:59

Everest

ABC2 August 21, 2011

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Just climbing Mt Everest is hard enough, how do you make a film at the same time? This nail-biting special goes behind the scenes of the critically acclaimed feature-length ...

Just climbing Mt Everest is hard enough, how do you make a film at the same time? This nail-biting special goes behind the scenes of the critically acclaimed feature-length documentary, The Wildest Dream: Conquest Of Everest.

The Shot
4:51

The Shot: The Wedding

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC February 23, 2012

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Four episodes exploring different artists and aspects of photography. Useful as stimulus material, as well as informative of photographic techniques and themes.

Four episodes exploring different artists and aspects of photography. Useful as stimulus material, as well as informative of photographic techniques and themes.

SBS CQ
51:59

SBS CQ

SBS2 December 22, 2011

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Presented by Anton Enus along with guests from the media, politics, academia and the community, this forum debate will look at the media's role in reflecting Australian ...

Presented by Anton Enus along with guests from the media, politics, academia and the community, this forum debate will look at the media's role in reflecting Australian diversity. Ten years on from Tampa and the September 11 terrorist attacks, it asks how the Australian media are shaping and describing the debate about diversity in Australia. With asylum seekers dominating debate around immigration and multiculturalism, can Australia have a debate about diversity without polarising people?

Lost and Found
5:31

Lost and Found: Mary Bryant's Tea Leaves

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC February 25, 2014

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Hidden deep in the bowels of the State Library of NSW are the last remaining link to the extraordinary and tragic story of Mary Bryant, the convict who escaped Australia with ...

Hidden deep in the bowels of the State Library of NSW are the last remaining link to the extraordinary and tragic story of Mary Bryant, the convict who escaped Australia with her family, only to be recaptured in Timor and lose her husband and children on the journey back to England.

The Observer Effect
52:42

The Observer Effect

Season 1 Episode 19 SBS October 6, 2013

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Ellen Fanning goes beyond the headlines to reveal what makes our most popular Australians tick in a format that is both entertaining and informative. Tonight Ellen is joined ...

Ellen Fanning goes beyond the headlines to reveal what makes our most popular Australians tick in a format that is both entertaining and informative. Tonight Ellen is joined by author, Kathy Lette and the Administrator for Christmas Island, Jon Stanhope.

Lost and Found
6:05

Lost and Found: Indigenous Language Lists

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC March 25, 2014

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Aboriginal people are in a race against time to save what's left of their mother tongues. Before the arrival of the Europeans there were more than 250 languages spoken in ...

Aboriginal people are in a race against time to save what's left of their mother tongues. Before the arrival of the Europeans there were more than 250 languages spoken in Australia. Now only half of them are left and all are critically endangered. Daryn McKenny has spent the last decade reviving the Awabakal language.

Inside The Actors Studio
44:01

Inside The Actors Studio: Judd Apatow

ABC2 February 10, 2011

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An interview series in a class of its own. James Lipton's studious research and curiosity inspire his guests to open up and confess their deepest thoughts about their craft.

An interview series in a class of its own. James Lipton's studious research and curiosity inspire his guests to open up and confess their deepest thoughts about their craft.

Science Of The Movies
46:08

Science Of The Movies: Killa Chase Scenes - 3D Magic

Season 1 Episode 12 Discovery Science September 21, 2010

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A professional snowboarder and a scientist attempt to re-create an avalanche, and Nar explores camera crane technology developed by Pursuit Systems.

A professional snowboarder and a scientist attempt to re-create an avalanche, and Nar explores camera crane technology developed by Pursuit Systems.

Randling
28:39

Randling

Season 1 Episode 14 ABC August 1, 2012

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This week on Randling, a player's shocking admission about performance-enhancing drugs kicks off a night of fun, frivolity and high-wire tension.

This week on Randling, a player's shocking admission about performance-enhancing drugs kicks off a night of fun, frivolity and high-wire tension.

The Observer Effect
51:29

The Observer Effect

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS August 11, 2013

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What are Australia's mavericks, power-brokers and celebrities really like? In an age where 30 second sound-bites and social media dominate our view of the world, host Ellen ...

What are Australia's mavericks, power-brokers and celebrities really like? In an age where 30 second sound-bites and social media dominate our view of the world, host Ellen Fanning uses the news events of the week as a window into the lives of the people who shape our culture and politics. This week Ellen is joined by politician, family man and entertainer, Anthony Albanese.

The Observer Effect
51:45

The Observer Effect

Season 1 Episode 13 SBS August 25, 2013

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What are Australia's mavericks, power-brokers and celebrities really like? In an age where 30 second sound-bites and social media dominate our view of the world, host Ellen ...

What are Australia's mavericks, power-brokers and celebrities really like? In an age where 30 second sound-bites and social media dominate our view of the world, host Ellen Fanning uses the news events of the week as a window into the lives of the people who shape our culture and politics. On this week's show, Immigration Minister Tony Burke and Father Bob Maguire join Ellen.

Inside The Actors Studio
44:11

Inside The Actors Studio: Josh Brolin

ABC2 February 7, 2010

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An interview series in a class of its own. James Lipton's studious research and curiosity inspire his guests to open up and confess their deepest thoughts about their craft. ...

An interview series in a class of its own. James Lipton's studious research and curiosity inspire his guests to open up and confess their deepest thoughts about their craft. This episode features Josh Brolin.