New DVD’s 14th – 20th May

  • Shaping Youngest Minds – The importance of early experiences and the impact they have on human brain development is clearly explained in this resource.
  • Tony Robinson: Me and my Mum – In an intensely moving film Tony Robinson looks at how we care for our parents as they get older. It’s a deeply personal issue for Tony, whose 89-year-old mum Phyllis suffers from dementia and lives in a care home.
  • The Truth about AD/HD – Wendy Richardson addresses many of the myths surrounding AD/HD and outlines its characteristics and common symptoms.
  • The Queen – When news of the death of Princess Diana, undoubtedly the most famous woman in the world, breaks upon a shocked and disbelieving British public, HRH Queen Elizabeth II retreats behind the walls of Balmoral Castle with her family, unable to comprehend the public response to the tragedy.
  • Thankyou for Smoking – Nick Naylor (Aaron Eckhart) is the chief spokesman for Big Tobacco, who makes his living defending the rights of smokers and cigarette makers in today’s neo-puritanical culture. Confronted by health zealots out to ban tobacco and an opportunistic senator (William H. Macy) who wants to put poison labels on cigarette packs, Nick goes on a PR offensive, spinning away the dangers of cigarettes on TV talk shows and enlisting a Hollywood super-agent (Rob Lowe) to promote smoking in movies.
  • The Best of the Glass House – Now, for the first time on DVD comes ‘The Glass House’, that shining mushroom in the ABC’s light entertainment vegetable crisper, yours to take home and enjoy again and again.

  • Bastard Boys – the story of the fight that stopped the nation – the 1998 battle for Australia’s waterfront.
  • Stepping Out – Warmhearted musical comedy about ordinary people who decide to take a step out of their everyday lives and a step towards their dreams.