This guide links to just some of the many TV shows, movies, ebooks, magazines and newspapers that ACU students & staff can access online...reading and viewing for when you need some down-time from study!
At 6.45am on 18th April, 2014, a 14 million ton block of ice crashed down onto the climbing route through the Khumbu Icefall, killing 16 Sherpas. It was the worst tragedy in the history of Everest.
The disaster provoked a drastic reappraisal about the role of the Sherpas in the Everest industry. SHERPA, tells the story of how, in the face of fierce opposition, the Sherpas united in grief and anger to reclaim the mountain they call Chomolungma.
An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.
THE CATERPILLAR WISH is an intensely moving drama set in a small coastal town one tumultuous winter. It's about mothers, wives, fathers and husbands. All stuck in an emotional rut; too afraid to confront the painful past or the untenable present.
WINTER SLEEP focuses on a small village, half-empty, in the wintry off-season. A hotel owner and landlord in a remote Turkish village deals with conflicts within his family and a tenant behind on his rent.