Studies of Religion

Compass - God in the Lodge

God in the Lodge examines the religious beliefs of Australia’s Prime Ministers from Federation to now. In recent years our Prime Ministers’ religious beliefs have become more public but in our...

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Compass - Faith & Funerals

The rites and rituals performed in Australia today are determined by our culture, values and beliefs. In this five part series we go behind the scenes of Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Catholic, Protestant...

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Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls

The Sisters of St John of God have lived and worked among Aboriginal people of the Kimberley region in the north-west of Australia for almost 100 years. This fifty-six minute documentary tells their...

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Compass - Life, Hope, Dreams

Karen and Rita are ordinary women with extraordinary stories to tell. With courage and compassion, both have faced immense personal challenges, and have emerged to embark on new chapters in their...

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Compass - Why I'm Still...

In this series Geraldine Doogue invites Muslims, Jews and Christians to dinner to explore what they believe and why? 50 years ago in Australia God knew best, and religion was part of everyday life....

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Four Corners - Stone Cold Justice

The Israeli army is both respected and feared as a fighting force. But now the country's military is facing a backlash at home and abroad for its treatment of children in the West Bank, occupied...

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Compass - Rags and Riches

Survival and success, the stories of Jewish families who lost everything in WW2 and rebuilt their lives from scratch here in Australia. We tell the remarkable stories of three families who combined...

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Compass - Fashion and Faith: Muslim Style

A new breed of fashion designers is turning heads on the Australian catwalk catering to Muslim women eager for cutting edge designs better suited to our lifestyle and climate. For women in particular...

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Compass - Archie Roach

Geraldine Doogue talks to Australian singer-songwriter Archie Roach about his journey of survival and transformation. One of the Stolen Generations, Archie Roach survived a turbulent upbringing to...

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Compass - Islam Outback

Compass sets off deep into the Australian desert to join a camel trek for Muslims. It’s a spiritual safari for Australian Muslims, many of whom have never being out of the city before. Participants...

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