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#1 Fresh Start

Posted 09 September 2016 - 08:13 PM

Anybody watching this? I've seen all three and am just so amazed at his talent.

Charlie Teo featured this week and the portrait was amazing.

#2 Islander

Posted 09 September 2016 - 08:15 PM

It's so good. I'm totally loving the space he creates for his subjects to talk.

#3 skulker

Posted 09 September 2016 - 08:32 PM

I've watched most of all three episodes and absolutely love it! Have shed happy tears every time.

#4 Coffeegirl

Posted 09 September 2016 - 08:43 PM

I watched the one with Magda and loved it.  Haven't seen the others, but was planning to catch them on iview

#5 Fresh Start

Posted 09 September 2016 - 08:52 PM

Oh yes, his talent for providing a space that lets them open up is amazing too.

Coffeegirl, Charlie Teo this week was excellent. Amanda Keller was good and I find her intensely annoying so that is saying something!

His paintings of all three are incredible and their responses are beautiful.

#6 Let-it-go

Posted 09 September 2016 - 08:53 PM

Oh damn I missed this week.  I really love Anh so I'm enjoying it.  I am fascinated by his painting technique.

#7 red_squirrel

Posted 09 September 2016 - 09:07 PM

I've seen two and was really impressed.

I'll be watching more.

#8 Let-it-go

Posted 09 September 2016 - 09:34 PM

I am so glad I read this.....I just watched it on Iview.  Best episode so far and I absolutely loved the portrait of Charlie, preferred it to the other two.  Great interview.

#9 Gegemite

Posted 10 September 2016 - 09:40 AM

Thanks for this thread.  I watched the first 2 episodes last night.

Love the genuine chat he has with them and his art!!! WOW!! I had no idea he was an artist too. One very talented man.

#10 FiveAus

Posted 10 September 2016 - 09:43 AM

I found it on iView when I went to watch a dog training show which bored the life out of me, so I switched to Anh, and it had me absolutely captivated.

I watched Magda first, and I've only just read her book so it really fleshed out her story. And Anh is just amazing. A great interviewer as well as an incredible artist.

Last night I watched Amanda Keller, and learnt a whole lot that I didn't know. She is also a truly amazing woman. Tonight I'll watch episode 3.

Best show I've seen this year, by a very long way.

#11 EsmeLennox

Posted 10 September 2016 - 09:55 AM

I love it too...I haven't watched this week's , must catch it on iView.

#12 Chocolate Addict

Posted 10 September 2016 - 10:20 PM

We missed the first one, with Magda but have watched the other two. They are great, very interesting and Ahn is an amazing artist. A man of many talents.

#13 Gegemite

Posted 10 September 2016 - 10:59 PM

View PostChocolate Addict, on 10 September 2016 - 10:20 PM, said:

We missed the first one, with Magda but have watched the other two. They are great, very interesting and Ahn is an amazing artist. A man of many talents.

Magda's ep is well worth chasing up on iView.

#14 Chocolate Addict

Posted 11 September 2016 - 04:23 PM

Oh I plan to watch it :)

I love Magda

#15 RynandStompy

Posted 14 September 2016 - 10:28 PM

Thanks for posting this.
I hardly watch TV so until this thread I had no idea this show existed. I just caught the Magda one on iview and will definitely catch more.
The episode showcased both of them so very well .

#16 IShallWearMidnight

Posted 14 September 2016 - 10:55 PM

thank goodness for iview! some excellent shows on therr, cant wait to check out this one.

#17 Chocolate Addict

Posted 14 September 2016 - 11:55 PM

Kate Cebrano's story about her brother was interesting. :)

#18 lazycritter

Posted 15 September 2016 - 12:57 AM

He's brilliant

#19 WizzFizz

Posted 15 September 2016 - 01:38 PM

I actually really dislike Anh as a comedian but he is one incredibly talented man and a great interviewer on this program (not to mention painer !!!). The interviews are so captivating and each one so far has been so interesting.
Love this show !

#20 Chocolate Addict

Posted 15 September 2016 - 06:56 PM

I would love to see the out cuts, 30 minutes is too short to see it all.

#21 FiveAus

Posted 15 September 2016 - 07:08 PM

I watched the first three episodes on iView but last night I sat down and watched the Kate Cerebrano episode on TV. My husband watched it with me, as I've been raving about this show since I found it on iView. He agreed it's the best television this year.

#22 ali27

Posted 15 September 2016 - 07:31 PM

I have really enjoyed this show. Anh is an excellent interviewer who gets the best out of his subjects.

I particularly liked the Charlie Teo interview- and his portrait.

#23 Gumbette

Posted 15 September 2016 - 07:35 PM

Absolutely love it, especially Magda and Charlie.  I can't bring myself to watch Kate due to all the Scientology nonsense.

#24 Fresh Start

Posted 15 September 2016 - 07:54 PM

There is no mention of Scientology. I tend to find her annoying but it was good.

#25 Gumbette

Posted 15 September 2016 - 08:08 PM

^^ Really?  Thanks for the heads up.  Might revisit on iView.  I was sure she would use it as free publicity for the crackpots.

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