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Complications occur when the sperm donor wants to be the Dad

An emergency children's doctor who suffers the loss of her own child

Upholding Islamic traditions in Australia. Ep.8.Turks

Families dealing with autism.

A tale about a family living in outback Australia who are saved from a drought by a magical bead-necklace which turns into a billabong.

Indigenous birthing practices in Canada and Australia.

Two cousins reunited after many years apart

A Bangladeshi photographer and his sons relationship. Ep.10.Bangladeshis.

Kate is on a plane taking Warren, her 18 year old Torres Strait Islander foster son, to meet Flo, his birth mother, who is gravely ill in hospital in Brisbane. Flo hasn't seen Warren since she took him to the hospital on Thursday Island when he was a…

An intimate portrait of Buddhist nun, Robina Courtin, by her nephew Amiel Courtin-Wilson.

Two families from the drought striken Chinchilla district in Southern QLD struggle for survival

Family saga spanning three generations across three countries.

Set in Alice Springs, one brother is determined to go to Coober Pedy but the other is determined to stop him.

Six young NESB people growing up fast in urban Australia, some well protected, some very exposed, but all trying to live with the confusing mix of traditional family values and a modern life-style

A filmmaker haunted by his grandfather's fascist past. Ep.11.Italians

The law and divorce as seen across different cultural groups. Eps 1.Breaking Up, 2.Conflict,3.Rebuilding

A story of incest and repurcussions in adult life

Shooting in Australia, America, England, France and Morocco, the film examines the plight of more than 20,000 children whose human rights are in international limbo due to parental child abduction

A remarkable documentary about 47 year old Iranian woman who flees to Australia with her children only to end up falling in love with a 77 year old digger.

A young filmmaker's weight loss attempt prior to meeting her mother.

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Coping with the demands of motherhood, Vicki, a young artist, escapes into an ill-conceived love affair. This only makes matters worse, throwing her and the household into emotional turmoil.

An Australian film tells the story of a Hong Kong family's culture shock on migrating to Australia to join their daughter and her husband.

A young girl tries to figure out sex and all that stuff

Explores how the relationship between a Koori boy and his father is strengthened through the death of a magpie lark ("the peewee").

The producer's parents and their trans-national relaitonship. Ep.13.Greeks

A couple seek to adopt a South Korean child.

The forced removal and adoption of children from unmarried mothers

Three Australian-Afghani brothers return to Afghanistan to set up a media empire

An Indian/ Australian filmmaker explores the legacy of her two grandmothers.

A middle aged woman confronts her family at a funeral.

The grandson of a former Hungarian Prime Minister returns home.

The relationship between an estranged father and his son.

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The story of three young Ethiopian Australians who return home to reconect with their friends, family and culture

A newborn and paediatric emergency transport retrieval team at work

Stories of some big, life-changing decisions. Queensland series. Eps: 1.Counting the Days, 2.Little Sister, 3.Unchain My Heart, 4.Fast Trackers

Australia's top animators

Refugee families from Burma and Sudan discover the joys and challenges of their new Australian home.

A fisherman loses his livlihood after a mining disaster.

After the death of his father, Yuri returns from Israel to the strict Chasidic community of Sydney. Losing his faith in Judaism, he rejects his former girlfriend Rivka and starts driving taxis. He falls for Sarita and in his grieving state takes much…

A young Australian woman returns to Chile to rediscover the country and culture she left behind when she was six years old. She follows the route her ancestor, Ingnacio Domeyko, took when he left Poland to journey to Chile.

Neighbours join forces to create a community soccer team

he result of a series of community projects run by Big Heart, a non-profit organisation.

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Lola, a hot-blooded Spaniard, is deserted by her husband for a cool and calculating Aussie blonde. Lola is pregnant again but she and their daughter Lucia are left to starve while Ricardo spends all their savings on a sleek new set of wheels for his…

Four couples try for a baby using the IVF process

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The secrecy and shame of adoption in the 60s.

Takes us into the homes of 7 children from different cultures, educations and income levels, focusing on the parents expectations for their child in the future, and revealing the discrepancies in choices and opportunities

Explores the state of Australian fertility through individual families. Ep Titles: 1. Search for a donor; 2.Donor Generation

The fourth million dollar movie with AFC. A young Victorian boy's perspective on family life, growing up poor, and being on the run from institutional care

Against the backdrop of a conservative political environment, gay couples are testing the boundaries of traditional marriage and family values, and are overcoming considerable legal and cultural limitations to have children. Man Made: The Story of…
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