Lachlan McCarthy first came to John Butler's attention in 2005 when he applied for a grant from a seed fund run by the musician.
This program explores the way novelist Peter Carey transforms his native country into a bizarre land of nightmares and surreal comedy.
Portrait of Australian choreographer Meryl Tankard, formally artistic director of the Meryl Tankard Dance Theatre, which explores her early life and works.
Magazine-style program combining items of information and background to issues together with comedy segments and music performance using Aboriginal talent throughout.
Using excerpts from the late author's writing, this documentary reveals the complex and contradictory woman behind the controversial public persona of elder stateswoman of Australian literature.
A biographical study of noted Australian author Christopher Koch. He was born in Hobart, Tasmania, in 1932 and remained there until his early twenties.
The only full length documentary ever made about Brett Whiteley, Difficult Pleasure is a revealing portrait of one of Australia's finest painters.
A stop-motion animated series about animals and the environment.
'A day in the life of a Darling cafe' is the theme of Sydney Dance Company's CAFE written and choreographed by dancers Paul Mercurio and Kim Walker.
We go behind the scenes to reveal the characters, stress, hard work and exhilaration of one group's presentation of Handel's Messiah.
A cultural movement which flourished in the ghettos of New York also found its own, unique voice here in Australia.
A couple of years ago former hard rocker Paul Stewart was dying of liver failure in a Melbourne hospital. His life of excess had finally caught up with him.
On a hot summer's day 20 years ago a crime shattered the tight-knit religious community at New Norcia in Western Australia.
Barbara Blackman's life is a testimony to a passionate search for knowledge and understanding. She was an artists' model and muse of Arthur Boyd, Sydney Nolan and her husband Charles.
For 62 years Philip Handel's stained glass windows have graced churches and cathedrals around Australia. Now he's completing the final stage of his last and most difficult commission yet.
This program explores the life and work of Australia's most popular contemporary crime writer, Peter Corris.
Viewed through the eyes of Trent Parke and Narelle Autio, the world is an incredibly beautiful place.
As their indigenous dance college, NAISDA, battles to survive a funding crisis, students Clarence and Rachel embark on journeys of cultural awakening as they strive to become professional dancers.
Based on Henry Lawson's short story of the same name, this tells of a woman left alone in a two-roomed bush cottage with her four children, while her husband is away droving.
As with any portrait, the first thing an artist must do is find the soul of the subject.