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Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Friday 31 October 2014


1:10 Best song ever written.  'Will You' - Hazel O'Connor.  Nominated by Andy Maloney of Wellington.

1:20 NZ Live with Auckland singer/songwriter, Jamie McDell.

2:10 Embassy Theatre.  Wellington film critic and cinema historian Dan Slevin looks back at 90 years of Wellington's Embassy Theatre.

Embassy Theatre
Embassy Theatre. Image by Jexiqua CC BY-SA 3.0

2:20 TONI's - Lynda Chanwai-Earle.  Often our hardest to reach communities may miss out on early childhood education, but now there are the "TONI's" - Porirua's newest home based educators.  Former refugees from the Burmese community are now Home Based Educators, trained by the Pacifika community in Porirua.  Lynda Chanwai-Earle goes to Porirua City in Wellington to find out more.

New Zealand Society

2:30 NZ Reading.  Part four of "Pomare" by Elizabeth Knox.

2:45 Feature albumH2O - Hall and Oates  (1982).

3:10 Your Weekend.  Food, Wine and Movies.

Food - Nadia Lim returns with something appetising for the weekend

Recipe: Broad Bean and Mint Risoni with Crispy Bacon

Weekend Wine - Yvonne Lorkin

The Selections:

Soljans Estate Fusion Sparkling Muscat NV $15

Thistle Ridge Waipara Pinot Noir 2013 $19

Matariki's Les Filles Gimblett Gravels Cabernet Sauvignon  ($58)

Movie Review - Sarah McMullan

THE DEAD LANDS          ****.5

1hr 47mins; R16: Graphic Violence

4.5 Stars


1hr 40mins; M: Sex Scenes & Offensive Language

2 Stars

TV Picks:

Tonight - Vibe @ 7.30: Other peoples breast milk: the pros & cons of cross feeding, breast milk donation & wet donation.

Sunday - TV 1 @ 7.30: Our Big Blue Blackyard  NHNZ Looks at families of Orca and the fact that in NZ they hunt rays - something they only do here & the marine wonders of Northland.

3:45 The Panel Pre-Show with Jim Mora, Julie Moffett, Jock Anderson and Sally Wenley.