Classic Cult TV Club – DAAS Kapital
Classic Cult TV Club
DAAS Kapital; Series 1 episode 5 Sloth
Episode first screened In Australia on ABC TV 1991
Podcast recorded 03-04-2019
Welcome to the Classic Cult TV Club, (CCtvC), for a thought provoking discussion of an Australian comedy Classic? Why the question mark, well listen to the podcast to find out.
DAAS Kapital was the creation of Australian comedy legends, The Doug Anthony All Stars, Paul McDermott, Tim Ferguson and Richard Fidler, who rose to fame through the Adelaide Fringe, 1986. After performing skits for the ABC comedy series, The Big Gig, they scripted and produced two series of DAAS Kapital from 1991 – 1992.
So how well has the series aged? Is it funny, shocking or just simply offensive? It is all three? And why do members of the cultists remember this series with such affection. To find out listen to the podcast.
Opening and closing music courtesy of Matt Oakley @Free Music Archive
Hope you enjoy it.