Touch the Sun : Peter and Pompey (Captioned)

Australia, 1988

TV show
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Episode of Series ‘Touch the Sun’.
When three children from a small coastal town find Latin inscriptions on the walls of a local cave it leads to the discovery of an authentic Roman boat. News of the find throws the town into turmoil. The town’s people rush to implement crass commercial schemes to exploit the Roman boat’s tourist potential. Angered by the way the boat’s discovery has disrupted their lives the children devise a way to restore the town to normal.



Michael Carson


Margot McDonald

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Australian Children's Television Foundation







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