Best of catch-up TV 17 July

Halle Berry as an astronaut, Australia’s best comedy shorts, Rebecca Gibney discovers her family’s shocking past and more with the best of catch-up television this week.

Fresh Blood – ABC iView   
Fresh Blood isn’t one single show – it’s a collection of five-minute short films from some of Australia’s best up-and-coming comedians. You can enjoy these little comedy bites one at a time, or settle in for a film festival in your own home.

Who Do You Think You Are? Rebecca Gibney episode – SBS on Demand  
In episode two of this documentary series, actress and Gold Logie winner Rebecca Gibney’s warm nature is in contrast to the traumas which have beset her family over generations. Rebecca decides to investigate her past, and she discovers some shocking truths about her family history.

Life After People – 7Plus    
If we are suddenly gone, what will happen to our thousands of domesticated animals, our pets escaping into the wild, deadly viruses again spreading unchecked, invasive vines and undergrowth overwhelming our buildings?

Manspace – Jump-in    
Hosted by Dan Anstey and Shane Jacobson, the ManSpace team travels the country to find Australia’s most impressive man caves and avid male collectors; examining what it means to be an Aussie bloke in the complicated, modern technological world.

Extant – ten play  
Starring Halle Berry. Astronaut Molly Woods returns from a 13-month solo mission in outer space. However, her mystifying experiences in space lead to events that will ultimately change the course of humanity.