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ABC-TV (Australia)

Overview
Works: 6,705 works in 9,384 publications in 1 language and 13,679 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Documentary television programs  Spy television programs  Television comedies  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Internet videos  Longitudinal studies 
Roles: Producer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
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Most widely held works about ABC-TV (Australia)
 
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Most widely held works by ABC-TV (Australia)
Miss Fisher's mystery mysteries( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready to immerse yourself in the opulent, exciting world of Australias leading lady detective Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis) in MISS FISHER'S MURDER MYSTERIES. Phryne (pronounced Fry-nee) is a glamorous and thoroughly modern woman of the 1920s. Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit. Leaving a trail of admirers in her wake, our heroine makes sure she enjoys every moment of her lucky life. But behind the faade of elegance and charm are the scars of the past which drive Phryne to find justice for those who cant help themselves and to pursue the truth of her own dark history. Also stars Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Ashleigh Cummings and Miriam Margolyes
Redfern now( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first of six, one hour dramas highlighting indigenous inner-city culture, Grace (Leah Purcell) and Wesley (Alec Doomadgee) haven't had a holiday for years - with two kids and Wesley's work, there hasn't been time. Now they're off on the holiday of a lifetime and the taxi is waiting to take them to the airport. Grace just needs to pop back into the house for one last thing when the phone rings. It's her nephew Tyler - his mother Lilly is off her meds and raving, and he and his little sister Maddi are desperate for help. Wesley can't believe her sister is messing things up for them again, but Grace knows she has to help, nobody else will. She'll be back in time to make the flight. But Lilly is in no mood to cooperate and Grace reluctantly has to have her committed
The art of Australia : the epic story of Australian art from the colonial period to present day( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a landmark series in which Edmund Capon tells the story of art in Australia and the role it has played in the development of the nation. The three-part series weaves the stories of European and Indigenous art. Edmund travels across the continent to look at important artworks and meet significant contemporary artists whose work creatively deals with themes from Australian history"--ABC TV web site
Upper Middle Bogan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bess Denyar - a doctor with a posh mother, an architect husband and twin thirteen year olds at a private school finds out that she is adopted, she is stunned. But even more so when she meets her birth parents -Wayne and Julie Wheeler, a drag racing couple from the outer suburbs. If that's not enough to digest, Bess also discovers that she has siblings - the hot-headed Amber, the not-very-bright Kayne and the bubbly and blonde Brianna. Together the family make up the car racing outfit Team Wheeler. As Bess gets to know her new family, and finds out just how much they have in common, it begins to make sense why she never quite belonged in her old world
The Avengers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set collects 51 episodes of the classic Bristish spy series featuring Diana Rigg as Emma Peel
Don't beat about the bush! by ABC Landline( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Apology to the stolen generations of Australia( Visual )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ABC broadcast 'The Apology to the Stolen Generations of Australia' live from Canberra Parliament House on Wednesday, February 13 on ABC1 and ABC Online from 8.55am in NSW, Victoria, ACT and Tasmania
The avengers '65, Set 1( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of British special agent, John Steed
Croker Island exodus( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WW2 1942, Croker Island in the Arafura Sea - as the Japanese bomb the North, 95 Aboriginal children and their missionary caregivers are forced to evacuate and make a remarkable epic journey across the Australian continent - this is their heroic story
Constructing Australia( Visual )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bridge is the definitive story of the building of Sydney Harbour Bridge and the vision of those who made it happen, despite their personal conflicts and political intrigues. Pipe Dreams is the epic historical story of the 19th century construction of the longest water pipeline in the world - the Perth to Coolgardie Water Scheme. A Wire Through the Heart brings to life the epic story of constructing Australia's overland telegraph. The two central characters are dramatically recreated, explorer John McDougall Stuart and scientist Charles Todd, and the film documents their extraordinary tales of adventure and engineering struggle -- ABV-TV website
Keating : the interviews( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Keating is one of the most significant and contentious figures in Australian political history. Keating left school at 14, joined the Labor Party soon after, and thus began a remarkable and tumultuous 40-year career in Australian politics. In this candid four-part interview series with Kerry O'Brien, Keating reveals the forces that shaped his ambitions, and the inside stories of perhaps the most intense and painful period of economic and social reform in Australian political history, including the triumphs and the tears of his highly successful but explosive relationship with Bob Hawke. From backbencher in the Whitlam Government to Prime Minister of Australia, this fascinating series offers unprecedented access to one of the most extraordinary characters ever to have led the nation
Avengers '67 : the bird who knew too much ; The winged avenger( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
Kingdom of plants by David Attenborough( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A whole new dimension in the lives of plants, from the most bizarre to the most beautiful is revealed in this sensational new series shot over the course of a year. As he traces them from their beginnings on land to their vital place in nature today, David Attenborough explores the fascinating world of plants, exposing new revelations along the way. He moves from our time scale to theirs, revealing the true nature of plants as creatures that are every bit as dynamic and aggressive as animals. David discovers a microscopic world that's invisible to the naked eye, where insects feed and breed, where flowers fluoresce and where plants communicate with each other and with animals using scent and sound. He meets the extraordinary animals and fungi that have unbreakable ties with the plant world, from hawk moths and bats to tiny poison dart frogs, a giant tortoise and a fungus that can control the mind. And he does all this in one unique place, a microcosm of the whole plant world where 90% of all known plant species are represented: The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew"--ABC-TV website
The Librarians( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frances O'brien, devout Catholic and panic disorder sufferer, is back in charge of the library. And breathing harder into her paper bag than ever before. Her daughters are out of control, her marriage is on its last legs and Nada, her Muslim colleague, is being touted as the N.B.L. (next big librarian)
Utopia girls : how women won the vote( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the fascinating little known story of how Australian women gained full political rights
Life at 9( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth instalment of The Life Series, Life at 9 provides a window on Australian childhood in an effort to uncover just what it is that gives a child the best chance at life. The first episode looks at independence. In an increasingly risk-averse society, what are the dangers of overprotection? What is the impact of a loss of freedom and a fear-driven society? And what does building independence at nine mean for later life? The second episode is all about creativity. The children of today will need to be creative to solve the problems of tomorrow. So what is creativity and how creative are our children? What inhibits creativity and what helps it to flourish?--Summary adapted from ABC website
The avengers '66( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of British special agent, John Steed and Mrs. Emma Peal
The avengers '67( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Living dead: Steed finds a mine of information-- and Emma goes underground. A haunted chapel provides the first clue to an underground (literally!) effort to conquer all of Britain. The correct way to kill: Steed changes partners-- and Emma joins the enemy. Even multiple Steed replicas cannot prevent The Avengers from putting paid to a secrets-for-sale entrepreneur. The hidden tiger: Steed hunts a big cat-- and Emma is badly scratehed. The Avengers attempt to track down a tiger and avert a cat-astrophe
A child's world( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mind Games - A Child's World charts the key developments and achievements that mark the way on every human being's incredible journey to becoming a fully fledged independent person. The Facts of Life - Until the age of three or four children are not aware that their gender is a permanent and unchanging aspect of their identity. The Independent Thinker - at birth we are not even capable of conscious thought. Yet by eleven years of age we have all the tools necessary for abstract thought, logic and reasoning. At six months most other animals are fending for themselves. Human babies can't even sit up properly. We take longer to reach independence than any other species on earth
Life at 7( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tackling temperament. "This episode explores the nature of temperament, and by looking back through the Life Series archives, we gain a unique insight into how temperament is shaping the lives of our seven-year-olds. Temperament refers to those basic individual differences that we come into the world with - and the best way to observe temperament at this age is in a controlled environment. So we recommissioned the Life Lab to put the temperaments of our seven-year-olds to the test"--ABC-TV website
 
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A.B.C. Television (Australia)

A.B.C. Television (Great Britain)

A.B.C.-TV (Australia)

ABC (Grande-Bretagne)

ABC (Great Britain)

ABC National Television (Australia)

ABC Television

ABC Television Films Limited

ABC Television (Great Britain)

ABC Television, ltd.

Associated British Corporation

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English (71)