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Australian Broadcasting Corporation

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Works: 12,945 works in 17,540 publications in 3 languages and 174,167 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Television programs  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Interviews  Popular works  Case studies 
Roles: Producer, Editor, Production personnel, Interviewer
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
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The Wiggles by Wiggles (Musical group)( visu )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Two mischievous Gremlins have singled out the Wiggles and the "Network Wiggles" television studio for some serious mischief. When the Big Red Car breaks down on the way to the studio, Jeff, Murray, Greg, and Anthony have to get out and push. Meanwhile, Captain Feathersword finds leading the preparations for broadcast at the television studio unduly difficult, and most perplexing. After a truly wacky day, the Gremlins are discovered and the Wiggles' world returns to "normal."
The singing detective by Dennis Potter( visu )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 693 libraries worldwide
The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band
The road from Coorain ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Video adaptation of Jill Ker Conway's book about an idyllic life in Australia permanently altered by a series of disasters. Conway later became president of Smith College
An angel at my table a trilogy by Janet Frame( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of New Zealand author Janet Frame from childhood in rural New Zealand to the 1950s' London
Saves the day ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
Sam the Fireman is back in five exciting adventures the whole family will enjoy! Sam and his team are prepared for any challenge, whether it's teaching kids about camping safety, helping a friend in need who cannot swim, or a cat stuck in a tree
Death of a star ( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
On February 23, 1987, a young Canadian astronomer witnessed one of the most violent cosmic events since the creation of the universe - a supernova - the gargantuan explosion resulting when a star blows itself apart. Nova covers this fast breaking story as astronomers from all over the world study the historic event
Globalization winner & losers ( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Sabeer Bhatia, inventor of Hotmail, Narayan Murthy, founder of Infosys, and other industry leaders attest that globalization has raised the standard of living in developing economies through high-tech opportunities, foreign investment, and debt relief. Harvard's Jeffrey Sachs and other experts point out that the world market is being exploited through shortsightedness. This program addresses the pros and cons of doing business in the global marketplace
The staircase by Jean Xavier de Lestrade( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
The eight episodes of The staircase turn on the question of whether the death of Kathleen Peterson was accidental or whether she was murdered by her husband, author Michael Peterson, presenting behind-the-scenes access to Peterson, his family and friends, investigators, the defense team, and the prosecution as events unfold and each party attempts to come to terms with this bizarre mystery
All creatures great & small ( visu )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Follows the true-life adventures of veterinarian James Herriot in rural England
Killer whales wolves of the sea ( visu )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Throughout every ocean on earth, killer whales are the masters of the sea. Spectacular underwater photography captures their hunting techniques in action and demonstrates how these creatures communicate with one another. Graceful and agile, these. huge predators are a source of fascination a
All creatures great & small ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
The continuing story of country veterinarian James Herriot, his wife Helen, and his various idiosyncratic associates
To serve them all my days by R. F Delderfield( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
David Powlett-Jones, a young Welshman, returns from the trenches of World War I disillusioned and suffering from shellshock. Accepted as a teacher at an elite boys boarding school, David fears he won't last. Luckily, the faith of the headmaster who hired him proves well-founded. Over the course of his 20-year rise through the ranks of the school, he finds and loses love with several women
All creatures great and small ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
In the first program, James returns to Darrowby following his wartime service in the R.A.F. Though little has changed in the Dales in the intervening six years, James finds it difficult to adjust to the peacetime routine and to friends and family who seem like strangers. In the second program, Siegfried waxes lyrical about the accelerating rate of scientific progress as James proceeds to plod along with tried and trusted remedies. How long can the practice and the surrounding countryside resist the oncoming tide of progress?
Merce Cunningham a lifetime of dance by Merce Cunningham( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Merce Cunningham, a colossus of 20th-century choreography, is perhaps most famous for his sheer fecundity--inventing steps, choreographing 200+ dances, and over 800 "Events" (site-specific works). At the forefront of the American avant-garde for more than 50 years, he abandoned conventional elements of dance structure, most controversially, the relationship of dance and music influenced by his collaboration with composer John Cage. Endlessly inventive and inquisitive, Cunningham collaborated with a wide range of composers, designers, and artists, incorporating video into pieces, and employing computerized choreography in his later years to instruct members of his company. Unlike most choreographers, movement itself was his principal subject matter--neither narrative nor musical form determines the dance structure. Cunningham leaves a vast legacy, but he expressed his view of his art saying, "Dancing is the art of the present tense."
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( visu )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Set in Paris in the Latin Quarter around 1830 on Christmas Eve. Tells of the tragic love of the poet Rodolfo for his neighbour, the seamstress, Mimi, who dies of tuberculosis
All creatures great & small ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
The final installment of the heart-warming tale about Yorkshire veterinarian James Herriot, his wife Helen and his volatile but warm-hearted partner, Siegfried Farnon. Life at the small veterinary practice continues to challenge the partners, but through all the trials and tribulations, the social upheavals and the years gone by, friendship and family prove themselves as strong as ever
Brides of Christ ( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
This television series explores the lives of a group of young Australian nuns and their students as they confront the challenges of a changing religious and secular world
The trials of life a natural history of behaviour by David Attenborough( visu )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
"[This comprehensive wildlife documentary] examines animal behavior in all its infinite variety and in doing so we are allowed to witness some of the most enchanting animal personalities, as well as some of the most fearsome. Leaving parents, searching for food, building a home, finding a mate: each day brings a new test, a challenge for even the fittest and best adapted animal. Taking some three and a half years to make, David Attenborough travelled almost a quarter of a million miles to complete this fascinating and insightful documentary." -- Container
Toni Morrison uncensored by Gary Deans( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
"Morrison candidly answers questions regarding how she became a writer, the pain of empathizing with her characters, the sensual nature of her novels, and how it felt to win the Nobel Prize."--container
Lakmé by Léo Delibes( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in French and English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Opera Australia performs this famous opera, with Joan Sutherland in the title role of Lakme
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Australian Broadcasting Commission

A B C
A.B.C. (i.e. Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
ABC
ABC Abkuerzung
ABC Australia
ABC Australia Sydney
ABC (centre de culture ; La Chaux-de-Fonds)
ABC (i.e. Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
ABC Television (Australia)
AuBC Abkuerzung
Australian Broadcasting Commission
Broadcasting Corporation Sydney
Cinéma abc (La Chaux-de-Fonds)
Théâtre abc (La Chaux-de-Fonds)
Languages
English (150)
Italian (19)
French (3)
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