This documentary follows a group of artists on a quest for inspiration into the heart of Central Australia.
This is a personal perspective on the life and music of jazz multi-instrumentalist James Morrison.
The art of creative writing and writing for the stage are explored in this program.
Imagine the glottal stops and strange consonant combinations of the Tatar language set to exotic tones and rhythms of African instruments.
On a mid-winter’s morning in May 2005 a violent storm ripped through Bunbury. It damaged the city’s beloved cathedral so badly it had to be demolished.
An exciting new Compass series hosted by theologian Scott Stephens who talks to high profile Australians about what they think is the meaning of life.
Tradition and current events provide startling and creative mixes in the work of four Aboriginal artists: Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Poet and Playright), Archie Weller (Author), Trevor Nickolls and Manduk
Presented by Fenella Kernebone, Art Nation promises a fun and fascinating ride through Australia's rich arts culture.
Evelyn Lowah, a respected Torres Strait Islander and born-again Christian, is a popular radio presenter in Cairns in far north Queensland.
In master storyteller Graeme Murphy's hands, the world's favourite ballet becomes a witty, dramatic and ultimately devastating story of love and betrayal.
Described as a master technician, Ike Isaacs was the dominant guitarist in English jazz until the mid-1970s.
One of the most popular events of the annual Melbourne Comedy Festival, the Debate was filmed over several years by ABC TV.
Featuring over 3500 of the state’s most talented singers, dancers and musicians, the Schools Spectacular is a brilliantly choreographed and costumed production on an epic scale.
In Painting Australia six prominent Australian landscape painters take us to their favourite locations, those often hidden and secret places that inspire their work and ignite their passion.
Looking at the tricky business of transforming our beloved books into cinema.
Jennifer Byrne is joined by the heavy artillery of the publishing world to discuss what it takes to be a bestselling author.
This special program pays tribute to Margaret Olley, one of Australia's best-loved artists and an extraordinary mentor and benefactor.
Produced specifically for upper secondary schools by the ABC's Education Television unit, Artzone features a profile of 9 Australian artists and their work.
Band manager David Powell took the Melbourne rock band Jet from obscurity to ARIA triumph and then onto the international stage.
In this examination of Australia's leading choreographer and founder of the Sydney Dance Company Murphy returns to his childhood home in Tasmania where he talks about his childhood adventures, his