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  • Life Architecturally (52 minute Director's cut)

    Life Architecturally follows internationally-acclaimed husband and wife team, Robert McBride and Debbie Ryan to discover what inspires their groundbreaking concepts, designs and architecture. The...

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  • Lake Eyre - Australia's Outback Wonder

    This stunning DVD captures a once in a generation event – the flooding of Lake Eyre and the dramatic transformation of the dead heart of Australia. The program follows the floodwaters from north...

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  • Labor in Power

    The history of the Labor Party in government in Australia from 1983 to 1993 under Bob Hawke and Paul Keating. The series is told entirely through the eyes of all the major players in government and...

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  • Labor in Power/Hawke

    Exclusive to ABC Non-Theatric Sales is this special package of the telemovie, Hawke (Network Ten) and the classic ABC documentary series, Labor in Power. Labor in Power The history of the Labor Party...

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  • Landline - Best of 2006 - Aquaculture

    Recreational Commercial Fishers Fight over Salmon For three generations the Miles and Lucas-Sulos families have been chasing Australian salmon on their annual spawning run from the southern ocean...

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  • Landscape With Figures

    Writer, historian and art critic Robert Hughes presents a survey of Australian art from the time of the First Fleet to the present day, based on the social background of the times and the overseas...

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  • Last Emperor, The

    The life of the last Emperor of China, Puyi, has fascinated film makers and historians alike. Set against a backdrop of one of the most tumultuous periods of Chinese history, Puyi was both a...

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  • Lateline - Indigneous Abuse Compile 2006

    This special compile DVD looks at the revelations of sexual abuse and violence perpetrated against Aboriginal women and children in some Northern Territory communities. Segments include: Paper...

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  • Long Journey Home, The (Fairbridge)

    It was an altruistic experiment of Empire: take deprived kids out of their tough British lives and transport them to the wide open spaces of Australia, to become farmers and farmers' wives. One...

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  • Lateline - Indigenous Abuse Compile 2007

    This special compile examines the issues around the controversial plan by the Federal Government to intervene in Aboriginal communities. Segments include: 7.30 Report 25/6/07 Plan not racist or...

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  • Lateline - Nursing Home Abuse 2006

    This special compile DVD looks at the allegations of sexual abuse of four elderly women in a Victorian nursing home in February 2006, which sparked calls for state and federal governments to...

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  • Leaving of Liverpool

    Follow the journey of Bert and Lily, two English children uprooted from their beloved Liverpool dockside to a life of deprivation and extreme hardship in the alien environment of Australia in the...

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  • Law Matters

    Law Matters is a consumer law series, hosted by Susanna Lobez, former barrister and producer/presenter of Radio National's The Law Report. Law Matters combines original and penetrating analysis of...

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  • Legend of Pastor Bill, The

    A compelling view of New York Christian preacher Pastor Bill Wilson, who runs the largest Sunday School in the USA; a longhaired maverick evangelist who drives frenetic services, which include hip-...

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  • Les Darcy: The Maitland Wonder

    The true story of one of Australia's greatest sporting heroes. A story of intrigue, drama and eventual tragedy. Peter Fenton travels from Maitland to Memphis, USA in search of the legendary...

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  • Let's Get Inventin'

    Kids have great imaginations, which is exactly what is needed in the wild world of invention. Ever seen a Pneumatic Pogo Bike? What about a six-legged Hydraulic Walking Car, Jet Turbine Skates, A...

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  • Lighting Fires - Tim Storrier

    Artist Tim Storrier examines the creative process from the blank canvas to the inspiration and formulation of the idea to the completed work. Storrier returns to his childhood home in western NSW,...

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  • Like It Is

    This series explores issues that concern young people and presents strategies to help them manage their lives in a way that paints adolescence as a positive time, but one that comes with some unique...

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  • Living Australia

    An Australian Geography Education series aiming to provide both an historical and modern understanding of the Australian environment. Suitable for lower- middle secondary students. Volume 1 Natural...

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  • Living English

    Living English is an English language learning series designed for language learners at a beginner, or near beginner level, through to an intermediate level. In each episode we see an episode of a...

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  • Lloyd Rees - A Tribute to Sydney

    Lloyd Rees, one of Australia's foremost painters, mounted a major exhibition called "A Tribute to Sydney". This program looks at the exhibition and also at the city which has been the...

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  • Lone Pine Service From Gallipoli

    Each year on Australia's most sacred day, the ABC team covers the Lone Pine Commemorative Service, where one of the most famous assaults of the Gallipoli campaign took place. The Battle of Lone Pine...

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  • Long Journey Home, The

    This documentary explores the experience of coping with paraplegia after an accident. The program tells the struggle of Kim Flanagan from Muswellbrook, NSW and her recovery from an accident which...

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  • Long, Long Walkabout, The

    This is the epic saga of the Australian Aborigines, from 50,000 years ago until now. Increased scientific research reveals a story that dates back some 50 000 to southern China.

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  • Lucy Culliton's Big Skies

    Lucy Culliton, one of Australia's most talented contemporary painters, is travelling back to her childhood farm to try to capture the wide, open Monaro plains on canvas. This documentary reveals her...

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  • Love Letters from a War

    These are the love letters of John and Josie Johnson, a typical Australian family who with their eight children struggled to survive until John went to war to earn enough to feed them. His letters...

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  • Lowering the Tone - Robyn Archer

    This documentary explores the journey of how a former head prefect metamorphosed into the ebullient and immensely talented singer, songwriter and strident feminist performer we know.

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  • Lush House

    Famous for her book "Spotless", Shannon Lush's admiring radio audience around the country have complete confidence in her encyclopedic knowledge of the repair of stains, scratches and...

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  • Life at 5

    The third instalment of The Life Series features the ordinary and extraordinary journeys of eleven children as they learn to deal with many of life’s hurdles including death, divorce and the day-to-...

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  • Landline - Adapting to a Changing Environment

    This special Landline compile looks at how technology and climate change have affected farming practices over the past 5 years. EP 1 TECHNOLOGY IN AGRICULTURE (2006) Dairy Cow DNA Test Australian...

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  • Landline - Water Special

    This Landline Special covers issues relating to Drought, Aquaculture and the Murray-Darling Basin, as broadcast over the past 5 years. Ep 1 - MURRAY-DARLING BASIN Saving the Murray Darling (2007)...

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  • Low Carbon - The Economics of Climate Change

    This Spanish produced documentary looks at the pressing issue of carbon trading. The Earth is warming, oil reserves are running out, our way of life is unsustainable. For years, environmentalists...

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  • Leaky Boat

    **WINNER** Best Documentary History, Social and Political Issues - 2011 ATOM Awards In late winter 2001, the crew of the Norwegian tanker the Tampa pulled more than 400 refugees out of a fishing boat...

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  • Lessons of the Blood

    On the outskirts of Harbin, China, lies an abandoned, desolate building. It’s here that the infamous Epidemic Prevention and Water Purification Corp, otherwise known as Unit 731, was based. Here that...

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  • Living in the 90s

    The Search for Meaning

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  • Life Architecturally

    Life Architecturally follows internationally-acclaimed husband and wife team, Robert McBride and Debbie Ryan to discover what inspires their groundbreaking concepts, designs and architecture. The...

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