Arts

Michael Parkinson has a reputation that is positively Bradmanesque, arguably the greatest the game has ever seen, he plays with style, grace and an unfailing sense of decency.

Jimmy Webb is considered one of the world's greatest tunesmiths - 'Wichita Lineman', 'By The Time I Get To Phoenix', these are just some of his hits.

Brenda Blethyn, convinced she'd be laughed out of town if she followed her dreams, remained a secretary for 10 years before plucking up the courage to enroll in acting school.

Billy Connolly has a simple life philosophy - never trust a man who left alone in a room with a tea cosy doesn’t try it on.

A dynamic history of the legendary Warumpi Band who for 20 years told the stories of Indigenous Australia in their lyrics.

A visual tone poem with echoes of invasion and dispossession.

A celebration of three timeless ballets - Firebird, Petrouchka, and Les Sylphides - performed by The Australian Ballet at the Sydney Opera House, and broadcast live on ABC2.

Working With Jane is an entertaining portrait of Jane Campion and her special qualities as a film director.

Saibai Island in the Torres Strait is so far north it's only four kilometres from Papua New Guinea.

Professor Marcia Langton has had a much publicised career.