Message Stick
26:11

Message Stick: Uncle Max - The More I Give The More I Keep

ABC March 21, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Uncle Max is a story about Uncle Max Dulumunmun (pronounced Doola-Munn-Munn) Harrison, a Yuin elder from Narooma on the south east coast of Australia. His teachings about Yuin ...

Uncle Max is a story about Uncle Max Dulumunmun (pronounced Doola-Munn-Munn) Harrison, a Yuin elder from Narooma on the south east coast of Australia. His teachings about Yuin culture and ceremony attract diverse groups from around the country and overseas. Participants to Max's workshops learn how to reconnect with the land and go through mental, physical and spiritual healing, not only for the self, but for the healing of Mother Earth.

Inside The Great Magazines
47:59

Inside The Great Magazines

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC January 21, 2010

Media arts

English

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Intelligent, provocative, glamorous and intriguing, this three-part series points the camera at the inside pages and inner workings of the first international medium. Venture ...

Intelligent, provocative, glamorous and intriguing, this three-part series points the camera at the inside pages and inner workings of the first international medium. Venture inside the editor's suite and go on location to the interviews and the photo shoots of the greatest magazines in the world.

As It Happened
48:42

As It Happened: The Princess Spy

SBS2 February 4, 2010

history

Modern history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Princess Spy, is the story of Noor Inayat Khan, an Indian princess, pacifist and British spy Born a princess from a titled Indian Muslim family, Noor-un-nisa Inayat Khan was ...

Princess Spy, is the story of Noor Inayat Khan, an Indian princess, pacifist and British spy Born a princess from a titled Indian Muslim family, Noor-un-nisa Inayat Khan was raised as a society beauty and soon became a successful children's author in France, taking the Parisian community by storm. But her glamorous days of Paris were not to last.

Indonesia: A Reporter's Journey
51:55

Indonesia: A Reporter's Journey: Most Unlikely Partners

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS March 22, 2010

Asia and Australia

Civics and citizenship

History

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Tonight's episode covers the 30 years of Suharto rule when Australia embraced the 'strong man of Asia' despite the twin concerns of his track record of human rights abuses and ...

Tonight's episode covers the 30 years of Suharto rule when Australia embraced the 'strong man of Asia' despite the twin concerns of his track record of human rights abuses and his family's corruption. Huge numbers of Australians also embraced Bali. Regional stability was the overall mantra, and General Suharto provided it.

Sleep Clinic
28:59

Sleep Clinic

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 March 17, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Australian IT worker Geoff presents a sleep disorder so extreme, even the experts at Papworth Sleep Clinic in Cambridge, UK, are astounded. His errant limbs that thrash all ...

Australian IT worker Geoff presents a sleep disorder so extreme, even the experts at Papworth Sleep Clinic in Cambridge, UK, are astounded. His errant limbs that thrash all night long have brought his marriage to the brink.

Four Wives, One Man
58:25

Four Wives, One Man

SBS March 9, 2010

Personal and social capability

Religious studies

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Four Wives, One Man is a portrait of four wives, a polygamist husband, their incredibly free-speaking mother-in-law, and their many, many children - all living under the same ...

Four Wives, One Man is a portrait of four wives, a polygamist husband, their incredibly free-speaking mother-in-law, and their many, many children - all living under the same roof in a rural Iranian village. Four Wives, One Man follows the story of Heda, an Iranian farmer and his four wives, Farang, Goli, Shapar, Ziba and their 20 children. Their polygamist lifestyle, although sanctioned by the Koran, is not common in Iran, and of these incidents, most take place in rural villages and towns.

Thalassa
24:52

Thalassa: Salt Mine Of Araya

SBS February 14, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Venezuelan filmmaker Margot Benacerraf revisits the Araya salt mine, the setting of her 1959 prize-winning film Araya; and Round the World - French school kids learn about ...

Venezuelan filmmaker Margot Benacerraf revisits the Araya salt mine, the setting of her 1959 prize-winning film Araya; and Round the World - French school kids learn about globalisation from Thalassa stories.

Sex And The Church
52:10

Sex And The Church: Christianity V The West

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel December 27, 2015

Religious studies

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
In this final episode of the series, professor Diarmaid MacCulloch explores how the official Christian Church and Western society have moved apart on issues of sex and gender ...

In this final episode of the series, professor Diarmaid MacCulloch explores how the official Christian Church and Western society have moved apart on issues of sex and gender over the last 300 years. The Enlightenment encouraged people to question authority and that included the Church's teachings on sex.

Bansky Does New York
1:17:01

Bansky Does New York

Masterpiece February 5, 2016

Media arts

Visual arts

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Documentary on the famed street artist's 31 works of art in 31 days project in New York and his devoted following. A provocative social experiment that raises questions about ...

Documentary on the famed street artist's 31 works of art in 31 days project in New York and his devoted following. A provocative social experiment that raises questions about ownership of public art.

In Defense Of Food
53:09

In Defense Of Food

SBS March 17, 2016

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Until the early 20th century, food choices were dictated by what was grown nearby, readily available, and unspoiled. But 100 years later, the struggle over what to eat has ...

Until the early 20th century, food choices were dictated by what was grown nearby, readily available, and unspoiled. But 100 years later, the struggle over what to eat has become one of the most complicated, confounding and urgent battles facing the world.

Land Of The Midnight Sun
46:01

Land Of The Midnight Sun

Season 1 Episode 3 BBC Knowledge January 25, 2017

Geography

Personal and social capability

Intercultural Understanding

Sustainability

9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Alexander begins the final leg of his journey by flying over the Canadian arctic, before heading to the extreme edge of America where temperatures can reach minus 50 degrees ...

Alexander begins the final leg of his journey by flying over the Canadian arctic, before heading to the extreme edge of America where temperatures can reach minus 50 degrees Celsius.

Great British Railway Journeys
29:03

Great British Railway Journeys: Deptford To West Silvertown

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS January 26, 2017

History

Geography

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Michael Portillo is invited aboard the construction locomotive for Crossrail to travel under the Thames and to meet 'Mary', on whom the project depends. He travels on the ...

Michael Portillo is invited aboard the construction locomotive for Crossrail to travel under the Thames and to meet 'Mary', on whom the project depends. He travels on the capital's first railway, and admires the remarkable brick viaduct on which it was built. He takes a tour underneath its arches with a Victorian map showing the poverty of those who once lived there. The Docklands Light Railway takes him to Greenwich, home to Britain's most famous tea clipper. And in Woolwich, he discovers the firepower of the British Empire before coming to a sticky end at West Silverton.

24 Hours in Emergency
46:11

24 Hours in Emergency: Night Shift

Season 3 Episode 19 SBS August 13, 2014

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
The award-winning series, filmed round-the-clock at King's College Hospital in south London, continues with an episode looking at a busy Saturday night in the A&E Department ...

The award-winning series, filmed round-the-clock at King's College Hospital in south London, continues with an episode looking at a busy Saturday night in the A&E Department where staff have to juggle the needs of elderly patients and sick children alongside patients who are drunk or violent.

Donald Trump: The Apprentice President
56:01

Donald Trump: The Apprentice President

SBS May 1, 2016

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Since announcing his candidacy, Donald Trump is everywhere. To him, it seems that nothing is taboo and no policy too outlandish to embrace. Somehow, this billionaire candidate ...

Since announcing his candidacy, Donald Trump is everywhere. To him, it seems that nothing is taboo and no policy too outlandish to embrace. Somehow, this billionaire candidate has become the champion of the everyday American, with supporters travelling hundreds of miles just to see him. On a quest to understand this phenomenon, Trumps campaign was followed over 200 days. His ex-employees, childhood friends, billionaire buddies, supporters and critics are all spotlighted to gain insight on what a Trump presidency would really be like. This is an extended version of the April 5th episode of Dateline. To view this episode, visit SBS OnDemand. Follow the conversation on twitter: #SBSDoco (From France, in English) (Documentary) (class. tba) CC

Native Planet
43:59

Native Planet: Ecuador

Season 1 Episode 2 NITV October 23, 2016

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Host Simon Baker takes you around the world and deep into fascinating Aboriginal communities and cultures waging a passionate defence of mother earth.

Host Simon Baker takes you around the world and deep into fascinating Aboriginal communities and cultures waging a passionate defence of mother earth.

Race For The White House
41:35

Race For The White House: 1948 Harry Truman V Thomas Dewey

Season 1 Episode 5 The History Channel October 31, 2016

History

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Narrated by Kevin Spacey, using rare archival footage, each episode in this series tells the story of one iconic campaign for President of the United States. In this episode, ...

Narrated by Kevin Spacey, using rare archival footage, each episode in this series tells the story of one iconic campaign for President of the United States. In this episode, Harry Truman begins a slow and nail-biting journey back to the White House, using political smarts and relentless determination.

Stan Lee's Superhumans
41:29

Stan Lee's Superhumans: High Voltage

Season 3 Episode 8 ABC2 Kids November 13, 2016

Science

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Genetic mutation produces incredible comic-book superheroes. But Stan wants Daniel to meet four real people who claim to have a difference in their physiology, that makes them ...

Genetic mutation produces incredible comic-book superheroes. But Stan wants Daniel to meet four real people who claim to have a difference in their physiology, that makes them superhuman.

Snow Monkey
2:29:20

Snow Monkey

SBS November 6, 2016

Civics and citizenship

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
One of Australia's greatest photojournalists goes on a riveting first-hand journey through an Afghanistan never seen on the news. For almost 50 years, activist artist George ...

One of Australia's greatest photojournalists goes on a riveting first-hand journey through an Afghanistan never seen on the news. For almost 50 years, activist artist George Gittoes has stood on the frontlines of the world's most brutal conflicts and borne witness to the best and worst of humanity. Now living in Afghanistan's remote, Taliban-ruled Jalalabad province, Gittoes turns his attention to the lives of the children and outcasts of this war-torn land. He focuses on three gangs of children: the Ghostbusters, persecuted Kochi boys who hawk exorcisms of bad luck and demons; the Snow Monkeys, who sell ice-cream to support their families; and the Gangsters, a razor gang led by a nine-year-old antihero called Steel. With a deeply humane vision that won him the Sydney Peace Prize, Gittoes shows the unseen nature of Afghanistan's politics, culture and society, up close and startlingly personal.