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Mediacast Pty. Ltd

Overview
Works: 33 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 232 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Personal narratives 
Classifications: PN1993.5.A8, 791.430994
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Most widely held works by Mediacast Pty. Ltd
The Heart by Jonathan Clemens ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The human heart is a remarkable pump. Averaging 72 beats a minute, it is able to pump 7,000 litres of blood every day of our lives. During this short film medical specialists explain the anatomy and physiology of the heart. The role played by the various chambers and valves of the heart, as well as the electrical system which regulates the contraction of the heart muscle, are simply described, with the aid of animation
Risk factors ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the main risk factors in coronary heart disease: prolonged high blood pressure, smoking, and excessive fat in the diet leading to elevated blood cholesterol levels
Backyard starters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The four businesses Moonraker, Kambrook, Fluffies and Thursday Plantation illustrate the initiative and risks involved in small business leading to a successful enterprise
Stones that fly ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the scientific quest for structures that defy gravity. Noted architects, engineers and designers discuss their ideas and the new technological developments in structure and materials. Features the Darling Harbour Exhibition Hall, the Bicentenial Travelling Exhibition and the Yulara Tourist resort
Cardiac pacemakers Heart valve surgery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 1 discusses the construction and function of the artificial pacemaker, and how it is attached to the body ; Part 2 discusses surgical procedures adopted in heart valve conditions
Poor man's cinema ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the effects of the documentary tradition on Australian film, and the role of the Commonwealth Film Unit in the Australian film renaissance of the Sixties
Switzerland ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proposes that the sense of landscape has a secret, dominating significance for Australian character and Australian film, even though today most Australians are city dwellers
Funny business ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at some of the more humorous or bizarre aspects of the motion picture industry
Bette Davis' eyes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What is it that makes "a star"? Various movie stars are examined for the qualities that made them famous
Want to go to the movies? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cinema in Australia : going to the movies, making movies, the effect that going to the movies has on society and its culture
The best remaining seats ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cinema as part of the social structure of society, is examined by John Baxter in a personal view of the development of the motion picture industry in Hollywood and Australia
Other people's money ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of the film industry in Australia. How films are made and financed in Australia
The Blink of an eye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The importance of fast action and stunts to create interest and excitement in motion pictures
You can't say that ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Censorship in the motion picture industry
Family business ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the strengths and weaknesses of family run businesses and the philosophical difference in attitude. Profiles 3 families that succeed in combining family life with the business world
Going it alone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Australian film industry is not based on the "studio system", as it is in Hollywood, U.S.A. Most of the artists and craftspeople are independent, coming together for particular films
The Sacred cow of India ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program traces the origin of the sacred cow concept and shows how it is upheld in India, not just by religion but by the practical value of cattle and their products. Covers bull wrestling in the South, the colourful rural Vishnoi people of Rajasthan, the giant cattle fair at Pushkar, the work of oxen and the value of their dung, the ceremonies of Brahmin priests and the Hari Krishna Cult, and the elevation of cows to divine status
Pot of gold ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nutri-Metrics (cosmetics), TCG (information services) and Snap Instant Printing are examples of companies which have succeeded from very small beginnings
2nd board flotation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This programme is about the second board, a part of the Stock Exchange that helps new and small businesses to get direct access to public funds. It shows how over 400 such businesses have been helped in this way
Exploring the media ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the media used for drawing and painting. Features coloured pencils, charcoal, pastels, ink, wax and acrylics. Suggests ways in which the various media can be fully exploited
 
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