Jazz Age Chicago
Expo: Magic of the White City, 2005, 116 minutes
Explore the world of 1893 via a visit to Chicago’s Columbian Exposition guided by narrator Gene Wilder. Many of the world’s greatest achievements in art, architecture, science, technology and culture were unveiled there — an amazing feat when one considers the general unrest that prevailed regarding workers’ rights, prejudice, discrimination and corruption. The Exposition cast a ray of hope for humanity’s future amid lengthening shadows.
Narrated by Gene Wilder, Director: Mark Bussler
Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, 2012, series
The series is based on author Kerry Greenwood’s Phryne Fisher Murder Mystery novels and revolves around the personal and professional life of Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis), a glamorous private detective in 1920s Melbourne.