Touch the Sun : Peter and Pompey (Captioned)

Australia, 1988

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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.

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director

Michael Carson

producer

Margot McDonald

production company

Australian Children's Television Foundation

Duration

01:35:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1988

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Touch the Sun Series

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