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Around Tasmania: Sea Kayaking Australia
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directed by Jon Bowermaster, 1954-; produced by Jon Bowermaster, 1954- (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2006), 25 mins
Drawn by its mysterious history and wild and rugged shores, the remote and little-known Australian island of Tasmania proved to be perfect coastline for us to explore by kayak, stopping along the 600-mile route to visit with fishermen and historians, sailors and aboriginals. We began our exploration in the southwe...
directed by Jon Bowermaster, 1954-; produced by Jon Bowermaster, 1954- (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2006), 25 mins
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The Art of Walking
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directed by Zach Merck, fl. 2006; produced by Tim Daniels, fl. 2000 and Michael Hilliard, fl. 2000 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 47 mins
Follow in the footsteps of three remarkable people - American environmentalist and ʻPlanetwalkerʼ John Francis; former German figure skater Katarina Witt; and Australian Paralympian skier Michael Milton - each with equally inspiring stories, as they begin their trek along Australiaʼs most spectacular coastline,...
directed by Zach Merck, fl. 2006; produced by Tim Daniels, fl. 2000 and Michael Hilliard, fl. 2000 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 47 mins
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Australian Story, Right As Rain
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directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2009), 29 mins
Peter Andrews is a farmer and horseman with passion for healing damaged Australian landscapes through a method he calls natural sequence farming. For decades it seemed no one would listen. But increasingly scientific test results are providing persuasive evidence that the methods can work. And some very high prof...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2009), 29 mins
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Australian Story, Episode 19, Of Droughts and Flooding Rains: Part 2
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directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Episode 19 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
Last week Australian Story introduced audiences to racehorse breeder and farmer Peter Andrews, who has had extraordinary success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional scientific wisdom, that for 30 years he’s been di...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Episode 19 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
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Australian Story, Part 1, Of Droughts and Flooding Rains: Part 1
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directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional scientific wisdom, that for 30 years he has been dismissed and ridiculed as a madman. He has faced...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
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Australian Story, Part 1, Something In the Water: Part 1
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directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 29 mins
This program is about an unlikely alliance between a GP, a group of oyster farmers and a Sydney scientist. They banded together to investigate mysterious water quality issues in one of the most beautiful areas of Tasmania. Faced with what they saw as government indifference, local doctor Alison Bleaney and marine...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 29 mins
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Australian Story, Part 2, Something In the Water: Part 2
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directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 2 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 56 mins
Local doctor Alison Bleaney was concerned about rare cancers among her patients. Marine ecologist Marcus Scammell had been called in to investigate oyster mortality and deformities. At the same time, the Tasmanian Devil facial tumour disease was first found in the same small pocket of NE Tasmania. Was a connectio...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 2 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 56 mins
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Bilby Brothers
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directed by Jim Stevens, fl. 2002; produced by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2002), 48 mins
A charming award winning film from Australia about their endangered rabbit-eared marsupial called the bilby, and the 'sweet' idea devised by a ranger and a biologist to help raise money for a bilby sanctuary, and have single-handedly turned the tables on an almost extinct species. Their 'sweet idea' got the whole...
directed by Jim Stevens, fl. 2002; produced by Larry Zetlin, fl. 1981 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2002), 48 mins
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Biologic, Biologic, Series 1, Episode 9
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produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 24 mins
Thermo - Computer recycling
; the stately pleasure dome, National Botanical Garden, Wales. Thermo - Self-cooling can. 
Ether - The Stennis Space Centre
. Ether - Enhancing sight. Aqua - Sweden: the Vasa Museum’s call for help.
BioLogic - Mine-detection. 
And finally - Australia’s flying foxes.
produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 24 mins
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Biologic, Biologic, Series 1, Episode 11
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produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 25 mins
BioLogic - Angelsey sea salt: a 100% natural organic product
. Ether - Satellite pictures of earth. 
Ether - Namibia: discovery of extinct insect order. Ether - Chip implants for humans. Kinetic - 
BMW: the reintroduction of the Mini Cooper
. Kinetic - NXT company develops cardboard speakers
. Aqua - Hri...
produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 25 mins
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