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Mediacast Pty. Ltd

Overview
Works: 34 works in 42 publications in 1 language and 146 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Educational films  Internet videos  Romantic comedy films  Documentary films  Biography  Juvenile works  Nonfiction films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Mediacast Pty. Ltd
Risk factors( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the main risk factors in coronary heart disease: prolonged high blood pressure, smoking, and excessive fat in the diet leading to elevated blood cholesterol levels
The Heart hope for the human engine by Horst Günter Koch( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human heart is a remarkable pump. Averaging 72 beats a minute, it is able to pump 7,000 litres of blood every day of our lives. During this short film medical specialists explain the anatomy and physiology of the heart. The role played by the various chambers and valves of the heart, as well as the electrical system which regulates the contraction of the heart muscle, are simply described, with the aid of animation
Stones that fly( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the scientific quest for structures that defy gravity. Noted architects, engineers and designers discuss their ideas and the new technological developments in structure and materials. Features the Darling Harbour Exhibition Hall, the Bicentenial Travelling Exhibition and the Yulara Tourist resort
Backyard starters( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four businesses Moonraker, Kambrook, Fluffies and Thursday Plantation illustrate the initiative and risks involved in small business leading to a successful enterprise
Cardiac pacemakers Heart valve surgery( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 discusses the construction and function of the artificial pacemaker, and how it is attached to the body ; Part 2 discusses surgical procedures adopted in heart valve conditions
Switzerland( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposes that the sense of landscape has a secret, dominating significance for Australian character and Australian film, even though today most Australians are city dwellers
Funny business( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at some of the more humorous or bizarre aspects of the motion picture industry
Poor man's cinema( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the effects of the documentary tradition on Australian film, and the role of the Commonwealth Film Unit in the Australian film renaissance of the Sixties
Other people's money by Norman Jewison( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future of the film industry in Australia. How films are made and financed in Australia
Bette Davis' eyes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is it that makes "a star"? Various movie stars are examined for the qualities that made them famous
Blink of an eye( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The importance of fast action and stunts to create interest and excitement in motion pictures
You can't say that( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Censorship in the motion picture industry
Want to go to the movies?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinema in Australia : going to the movies, making movies, the effect that going to the movies has on society and its culture
The Sacred cow of India( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces the origin of the sacred cow concept and shows how it is upheld in India, not just by religion but by the practical value of cattle and their products. Covers bull wrestling in the South, the colourful rural Vishnoi people of Rajasthan, the giant cattle fair at Pushkar, the work of oxen and the value of their dung, the ceremonies of Brahmin priests and the Hari Krishna Cult, and the elevation of cows to divine status
The best remaining seats( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cinema as part of the social structure of society, is examined by John Baxter in a personal view of the development of the motion picture industry in Hollywood and Australia
Family business by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the strengths and weaknesses of family run businesses and the philosophical difference in attitude. Profiles 3 families that succeed in combining family life with the business world
Going It Alone( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Australian film industry is not based on the "studio system", as it is in Hollywood, U.S.A. Most of the artists and craftspeople are independent, coming together for particular films
2nd board flotation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This programme is about the second board, a part of the Stock Exchange that helps new and small businesses to get direct access to public funds. It shows how over 400 such businesses have been helped in this way
Bounce back( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Managers of three businesses, John Karandonis (shoes), Australian Industrial Publications (scientific publications and Coursemaster software), Plant & Transport Engineering, discuss how they revived their companies. A specialist explains how receivership works/and the meaning of liquidation and bankruptcy
Pot of gold by ABC News( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nutri-Metrics (cosmetics), TCG (information services) and Snap Instant Printing are examples of companies which have succeeded from very small beginnings
 
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