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The Good Looker
April, 1947. The artist Joy Hester - the beautiful peroxide-blonde bombshell of the Melbourne art world - discovers she is dying of cancer. She is 27 years old. Hester responds to the news as only Hester could - within days,…
Penicillin: The Magic Bullet
In the late 1920's, Alexander Fleming worked on a mould called penicillium and its ability to attack bacteria. But his laboratory notes reveal that he abandoned work on the substance convinced it would never work in living tissue. Ten years…
PNG: The Rules of the Game
In Iraq, the battle for democracy means daily horror and bloodshed. In PNG's recent election, amid fears of violence, murder and mayhem and accusations of rampant corruption on a vast scale ... a powerful white businessman, a traditional PNG coffee…
Constructing Fear: Australia's Secret Industrial Inquisition
'Constructing Fear' is a documentary which explains the evolution and implementation of a cruel Howard government initiative called the Building Construction Industry Improvement Act. This Act was rushed through parliament in mid 2005, slipping by unnoticed by the media due…
Rainbow Bird and Monster Man
"Rainbow Bird & Monster Man", the story of Tony Lock is an affront to the opinions we harbour of ourselves, our impressions of childhood, the very usefulness of legal process and indeed the way our society works. Set in small…
The 10 Conditions of Love
Rebiya Kadeer is China's nightmare. Exiled in the US, she is fighting for the rights of her people, the Uyghur, China's oppressed Muslim minority. But Rebiya's campaign condemns her sons to on-going solitary confinement in a Chinese prison. Though having…
Kapyong
The story of the Forgotten Battle in the Forgotten War: how a small band of Australians, Canadians and New Zealanders in Korea gave up their Anzac Day barbecue to stop the Seoul-bound Chinese Army in its tracks. It is one…