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Tip of the pops: ‘This Is Pop’ and ‘Song Exploder’

Two Netflix documentary series only manage to skim the surface of pop music history

Life in isolation: ‘Nine Days’ and ‘Bo Burnham: Inside’

A comedian’s isolated self-examination is more profound than Edson Oda’s confused film about what makes a good life

Pride and prejudice: ‘It’s a Sin’

‘Years and Years’ creator Russell T. Davies turns his attention to the despair, anger and protective humour of the gay community in HIV/AIDS-era Britain

Eye to eye in the wild: ‘Australia Remastered’

The continent’s natural wonders – some now gone forever – are celebrated in a series that uncovers footage from the ABC’s disbanded Natural History Unit

The art of manipulation

True crime and entertainment in Netflix’s ‘Making a Murderer’

Politics and power

Why we keep watching ‘The Americans’, ‘Veep’ and ‘House of Cards’

History wars

Adapting Kate Grenville’s ‘The Secret River’ for the screen

The king and I

How the television adaptation of ‘Wolf Hall’ transcends the usual Tudor tale

Seeing clearly

‘Transparent’

ASIO surveillance in ‘Persons of Interest’

Documentary series charts the history of Australia’s intelligence-gathering operations