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Australian News

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A selection of highlights from The Australian newspaper's multimedia gallery. Please visit the for a closer look at our full multimedia range. offers national and international news, with indepth business sections including The Australian IT, Higher Education, Media, and Aviation. Also lifestyle, arts and sports.

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Episodes

The 3G-iPhone

Jun 10, 2008 00:04:41

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Chris Griffith, the Australian's Media Development Editor, talks about Apple's new 3G-iPhone, and analyses its good and bad points. Video: Christine Nestel

Lovers Electric-1

May 20, 2008 00:03:06

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The Australian's music writer Iain Shedden talks to Australian pop couple Lovers Electric. Video: Christine Nestel

Lovers Electric-2

May 20, 2008 00:03:25

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Australian pop couple Lovers Electric perform their song 'Start Again' live at The Australian. Video: Christine Nestel

Flying solo

Apr 19, 2008 00:04:16

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Robert Forster tells The Australian's Iain Shedden about making his first album since the death of his songwriting partner in the Go-Betweens, Grant McLennan. Video: Christine Nestel

Webb, Williams on song

Apr 3, 2008 00:03:18

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The Australian's music writer Iain Shedden talks to American songwriting greats Jimmy Webb and Paul Williams. Video: Christine Nestel

Archibald Prize picks

Feb 28, 2008 00:04:34

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The Australian's art critic Sebastian Smee chooses his favourite Archibald Prize finalists. He also managed to pick the eventual winner. Video: Christine Nestel

Peter Greenaway - Part 1

Feb 22, 2008 00:14:28

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Part One. Iconic English film director Peter Greenaway declares cinema to be dead in this extract from his speech to the Australian International Documentary Conference in Fremantle WA in February 2008. Video: Chris Griffith

Peter Greenaway - Part 2

Feb 22, 2008 00:13:53

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Part Two. Iconic English film director Peter Greenaway declares cinema to be dead in this extract from his speech to the Australian International Documentary Conference in Fremantle WA in February 2008. Video: Chris Griffith

The nation says sorry

Feb 13, 2008 00:02:47

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People flock to The Block in Sydney's Redfern to watch a live broadcast of the Prime Minister apologising to the Stolen Generations. Video: Christine Nestel

Cathy Freeman: The apology

Feb 8, 2008 00:04:35

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The Australian's Tony Koch talks to Olympic champion runner Cathy Freeman on the importance of the Australian Parliament apologising to the Stolen Generations. Video: Christine Nestel

The iPhone in Australia

Jan 8, 2008 00:10:05

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iPhones are fantastic but you can't yet use them in Australia, officially at least. But that hasn't stopped people modifying their iPhone and unlocking it to work downunder. Chris Griffith demonstrates what Apple's iPhone is capable of in its unlocked state. Video: Fran Foo

Asian Festival of 1st Films - Part 1

Dec 23, 2007 00:10:22

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Part one - The films. The Australian's Chris Griffith was at the Asian Festival of 1st Films in Singapore which showcases films by first-time producers, directors, and actors. In this three-part series, we meet the people behind these films, talk to prominent producers and actors on the direction the region's film is taking, and to award winners.

Asian Festival of 1st Films - Part 2

Dec 23, 2007 00:07:10

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Part two - Asian films in the digital age. The Australian's Chris Griffith was at the Asian Festival of 1st Films in Singapore which showcases films by first-time producers, directors, and actors. In this three-part series, we meet the people behind these films, talk to prominent producers and actors on the direction the region's film is taking, and to award winners.

Asian Festival of 1st Films - Part 3

Dec 23, 2007 00:06:30

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Part three - the awards. The Australian's Chris Griffith was at the Asian Festival of 1st Films in Singapore which showcases films by first-time producers, directors, and actors. In this three-part series, we meet the people behind these films, talk to prominent producers and actors on the direction the region's film is taking, and to award winners.

End of political year 2007

Dec 21, 2007 00:03:31

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The Australian's online political editor Sid Marris reviews the fallout from a turmultous political year in 2007 which saw the Howard Government removed from office.

Billy Elliot - The Musical

Dec 14, 2007 00:04:03

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Billy Elliot The Musical has arrived in Australia with four young performers sharing the title role. Video: Christine Nestel

Howard loses election

Nov 25, 2007 00:03:34

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The Australian's political editor Dennis Shanahan at Sydney's Wentworth Hotel comments after John Howard concedes defeat to Kevin Rudd.

Battle for Bennelong

Nov 7, 2007 00:03:57

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The Australian's Imre Salusinszky looks at the progress of John Howard's fascinating fight to hold on to his seat of Bennelong.

The broadband row

Oct 19, 2007 00:03:55

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Communications journalist Michael Sainsbury reports on the broadband row that has made fast internet an election issue between the Coalition and Labor.

YouTube war hots up

Oct 18, 2007 00:00:39

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Online Political Editor Sid Marris presents a satirical view of the internet war on YouTube between Prime Minister John Howard and Opposition Leader Kevin Rudd.