The best of Australian film news

with Paul Harris


Listen live for music, reviews, giveaways and more!

Saturdays 12-2

on Triple R 102.7 fm in Melbourne, Australia 


On today's show:

Jessica Nicholas spoke about the film Our Last Tango. 

Director Irene Metter spoke about her short film Trip 60+ which will soon screen at the 2016 St Kilda Film Festival.


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This week on Spoke, Michelle speaks to Elaine Pearson from'Human Rights Watch', HRAFF director Eva Orner about her new film"Chasing Asylum", Brendan Gleeson about his piece "To a NewBabylon" which is featured in the newest Griffith Review andfinally, Ben Eltham on the line from Canberra to talk politics andthe budget.

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Plato's Cave - 02 May 2016

A Month of Sundays,Captain America: Civil War andThe Silences are reviewed. With JoshNelson, Cerise Howard, Thomas Caldwell and AlexandraHeller-Nicholas.

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In the studio this week are Dr Shane, Dr Ray, Dr Ailie and Dr Jen in this special Gender and Workplace Diversity episode.

First guests (via Skype) - Prof. Emma Johnson from the School of Biological Sciences at UNSW who talks about what she studies and the tools used to study them, the coral reef bleaching and gender equality in tertiary institutions.

Dr Ailie and Dr Jen focus on gender and diversity issues in the workplace, and
specifically in education and research. What are the statistics, why does it
matter and unconcious bias.

Second Guest (via Skype) - Lisa Harvey-Smith from CSIRO's Astronomy and Space Science Division talks about her research and latest results using the CSIRO's new pathfinder telescope and her involvement with the Gene Cernan series of shows.

The team wrap-up with what can be done to address gender imbalances.

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This week Kulja speaks to Elissa Scott from Victorian Legal Aid about funding for Victorian drug courts

Then Rafe Benali from the office of Geographic Names stops by to explain how places get their names.

Finally Hana Assafiri stops by to talk about her new Conversation Salon after the success of her Speed Date a Muslim event

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Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical Radio with Rob Jan & Megan McKeough. This week: Dissembling about the Star Spangled and Ironclad Avengers in their comic books until Captain America: Civil War throws its mighty shield, babble about the Babadook, and farewell Gareth Thomas and Prince.

For playlists, show notes, the T.V Geek and news see the 3RRR website at and follow @zerogrobjan on Twitter.

Subscribe via the iTunes store here.

Zero G broadcasts live from Melbourne Australia on Mondays at 1pm AEST

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Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical Radio with Rob Jan & Megan McKeough. This week: This week: some out of this world action with BARBARELLA; we flip through SCOUT'S GUIDE TO THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE; and more.

For playlists, show notes, the T.V Geek and news see the 3RRR website at and follow @zerogrobjan on Twitter.

Subscribe via the iTunes store here.

Zero G broadcasts live from Melbourne Australia on Mondays at 1pm AEST

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On today's show we spoke to Adrian from The Hidden Souk about lilly pillies and cloves, we had a market report from John, and we chatted to Barry Porter from Kolophon Capers about his decade-old business.

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On this week's podcast Daniel Webb from the Human Rights Law Centre talked about the PNG hight court decision, on "Weird Science", Dr. Jen breaks down Arachnophobia, and the Breakfasters talk about snakes and spiders and shapes on talkback.
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he Wonders of Westernport – we spend an hour dedicated to wonderful Westernport, and take some time to appreciate the natural assets and beauty of this wonderful embayment. Joining us will be Jeff Nottle, Chair of the Preserve Western Port Action Group (and 2015 Bass Coast Citizen of the Year!), Karri Giles, long standing member and past president of the Western Port Protection Council, with specialist knowledge of RAMSAR and how Westernport meets its criteria, Associate Professor David Kennedy, coastal geomorphologist, the University of Melbourne, about the geomorphology of Western Port, and
Lisa Schonberg, well known Western Port marine photographer and specialist in whale watching and whale photography.

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