#1830 Reality Check

Sometimes internal differences lead to changes in political leadership in Australia. And sometimes we just need to escape from the banter and find our escape in books, films and fan clubs.

‘Bibliotherapy’ by Sarath Chandra

Sarath isn’t into reading anymore and decides to talk to two authors to rekindle his love of books. He also stumbles into bibliotherapy as well. 

Supervising Producer: Mike Williams

Music: ‘End of the night’ by Phony Ppl , ‘Too late’ by Mr Hudson, ‘Lithium’ by Maxence Cyrin, ‘Hard knock life’ by Jay Z, ‘Bones’ by Crumb

‘Follow the Yellow Brick Road’ by Allison Chan and Gregory J Thorsby

Sydney based artist David Capra is a big fan of The Wizard of Oz. He knew his passion for it at a young age – he even joined the International Wizard of Oz fan club when he was about four. But being a fan doesn’t just mean you know about all the good parts of the film. 

Music: ‘Trouble in School Farmyard’ music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, ‘Main Title’ music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, ‘The Spell’ music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, ‘Good Fairy Vanishes’ music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, ‘Threatening Witch’ by music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, ‘Follow the yellow brick road/ off to see the wizard’ music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, ‘Off to see the wizard/Apple Orchard’ music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg. 

David Capra can also be heard on Canvas: Arts and Ideas on FBi Radio at Sundays 11am.

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Allison Chan

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Host: Samantha Groth

Episode Compiler: Jess Meier with Sarah O’Malley

SYN Community Coordinator: Victor Mims

Community Coordinator: Chloe Gillespie

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Image: Unsplash CC: George Coletrain

Music: ‘End of the Yellow Brick Road’ by Bell Weather Department