Ends on September 4, 2018

Welcome, this is your first port of call for pitching an idea to The History Listen, ABC RN's documentatry program. 

If you'd like to send us an idea for a documentary, please complete the page below, and hit submit.

We're looking for ideas for documentaries which explore:

*Australian and international history

*history which has not been well-documented,  or new interpretations of well-known events in the past

*a sense of narrative, and the imaginative use of sound 

*the use of eyewitness and oral history accounts

*a thorough understanding of the importance of this history in the present-day

*creative use of audio to tell the story: strong interviews, expert historical interpretation, along with compelling writing, location recordings, archives and other primary source documents, music

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