The Artist's Story
1:01:58

The Artist's Story: Midnight Oil

Smooth/Arts February 21, 2020

Music

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
MAX The Artist's Story is an exclusive, never-before-told story of some of the biggest artists to come out of the land of Australia. Tonight, this will be the first ever true ...

MAX The Artist's Story is an exclusive, never-before-told story of some of the biggest artists to come out of the land of Australia. Tonight, this will be the first ever true story of Midnight Oil, told by Midnight Oil.

Apocalypse: War of Worlds
44:13

Apocalypse: War of Worlds: The World Trembles

Episode 3 National Geographic February 19, 2020

Modern history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
September 1950, and the war against Communism was being fought across Asia. While a beaten Truman considers the bomb, Stalin increases his influence.

September 1950, and the war against Communism was being fought across Asia. While a beaten Truman considers the bomb, Stalin increases his influence.

The Directors
45:44

The Directors: Robert Wise

Season 3 Episode 7 Smooth/Arts February 19, 2020

Media arts

Visual arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Filmmaker, Robert Wise, won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for his musicals West Side Story (1961) and The Sound of Music (1965). He was also nominated for ...

Filmmaker, Robert Wise, won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for his musicals West Side Story (1961) and The Sound of Music (1965). He was also nominated for Best Film Editing for Citizen Kane (1941). Wise achieved critical success as a director in other genres: horror, noir, western, war, and science fiction. Films include The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951), The Sand Pebbles (1966), Run Silent, Run Deep (1958), The Haunting (1963), and Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979).

Engineering Disasters
44:51

Engineering Disasters

Episode 1 The History Channel February 18, 2020

Design and technologies

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Engineering has built our modern world. Everything from skyscrapers to roads and air travel are here because of Engineering. But what happens when engineering goes horribly ...

Engineering has built our modern world. Everything from skyscrapers to roads and air travel are here because of Engineering. But what happens when engineering goes horribly wrong? Go behind the headlines to uncover what really happened in the most notorious engineering accidents.

Collum Calling Canberra
56:08

Collum Calling Canberra

NITV February 19, 2020

Indigenous Australians

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
A cattle station's view of negotiating with a distant bureaucracy, this fascinating observational documentary documents relationships within the Aboriginal community of Collum ...

A cattle station's view of negotiating with a distant bureaucracy, this fascinating observational documentary documents relationships within the Aboriginal community of Collum Collum.

Meet the Penguins
21:59

Meet the Penguins

Season 1 Episode 2 Animal Planet February 18, 2020

Earth and environment

Geography

3-4
5-6
7-8
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Centre's grumpiest resident, Crabby, greets a new arrival that melts his icy heart, and Princess - queen of the resident penguins - faces the biggest loss of her young life.

The Centre's grumpiest resident, Crabby, greets a new arrival that melts his icy heart, and Princess - queen of the resident penguins - faces the biggest loss of her young life.

Apocalypse: War of Worlds
44:14

Apocalypse: War of Worlds: The Escalation of Fear

Episode 2 National Geographic February 15, 2020

Modern history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
1947 and the world is at the mercy of its leaders with Truman, Ho Chi Minh, Stalin and Mao Zedong each preparing to go to battle for ultimate power.

1947 and the world is at the mercy of its leaders with Truman, Ho Chi Minh, Stalin and Mao Zedong each preparing to go to battle for ultimate power.

The Artist's Story
1:09:39

The Artist's Story: Cold Chisel

Smooth/Arts February 14, 2020

Music

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Cold Chisel is one of most revered rock outfit. With a reputation forged through blistering live shows and brilliant albums, the iconic band music evokes both the joys and the ...

Cold Chisel is one of most revered rock outfit. With a reputation forged through blistering live shows and brilliant albums, the iconic band music evokes both the joys and the angst about what it means to be Australian. Their story is colourful, volatile and proud and their music continues to be ingrained in the hearts of generations.

Treaty
7:27

Treaty: Young Mob Questioning Treaty

Season 1 Episode 4 NITV February 13, 2020

Indigenous Australians

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Young Aboriginal people who are traditional custodians in Victoria explore the Treaty process with questions, concerns and their opinions.

Young Aboriginal people who are traditional custodians in Victoria explore the Treaty process with questions, concerns and their opinions.

Turkey's Hidden Gems
45:23

Turkey's Hidden Gems: Ep 3

Episode 3 National Geographic February 12, 2020

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Travel across Turkey, a land of ancient architecture, incredible landscapes, and a rich history of food.

Travel across Turkey, a land of ancient architecture, incredible landscapes, and a rich history of food.

Treaty
7:37

Treaty: What If

Season 1 Episode 3 NITV February 12, 2020

Indigenous Australians

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Five Victorian community members contemplate the question: what if a treaty was signed in 1788?

Five Victorian community members contemplate the question: what if a treaty was signed in 1788?

The Greatest Race
50:07

The Greatest Race: Part 2: Chariot Races In The Circus

Episode 2 The History Channel February 12, 2020

Ancient history

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Chosen by emperor Domitian himself, whose enthusiasm for chariot racing was legendary, Scorpus is now a member of one of the big four stables, called factions, who controlled ...

Chosen by emperor Domitian himself, whose enthusiasm for chariot racing was legendary, Scorpus is now a member of one of the big four stables, called factions, who controlled chariot racing. At the age of 27, Scorpus has logged more than 2,000 victories, but he is also struck by the fate that many charioteers shared before him, and the greatest idol of his time dies in the sand of the race course. One year after Scorpus dead, Domitian, his patron and admirer, falls victim to an assassination.

Frozen Planet: Making Of
10:21

Frozen Planet: Making Of: Winter

Season 1 Episode 5 BBC Earth February 12, 2020

Earth and environment

Geography

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Frozen Planet takes you on the ultimate polar expedition. This landmark series brings to the screen the frozen wildernesses of the Arctic and Antarctic as you have never seen ...

Frozen Planet takes you on the ultimate polar expedition. This landmark series brings to the screen the frozen wildernesses of the Arctic and Antarctic as you have never seen them before, and may never see them again.

Treaty
7:24

Treaty: Unceded

Season 1 Episode 2 NITV February 11, 2020

Indigenous Australians

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Indigenous musician Robbie Bundle and two other Indigenous artists gather in the studio to discuss what Treaty is all about, while also recording a song titled Unceded.

Indigenous musician Robbie Bundle and two other Indigenous artists gather in the studio to discuss what Treaty is all about, while also recording a song titled Unceded.

Frozen Planet: Making Of
10:21

Frozen Planet: Making Of: Autumn

Season 1 Episode 4 BBC Earth February 10, 2020

Earth and environment

Geography

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Frozen Planet takes you on the ultimate polar expedition. This landmark series brings to the screen the frozen wildernesses of the Arctic and Antarctic as you have never seen ...

Frozen Planet takes you on the ultimate polar expedition. This landmark series brings to the screen the frozen wildernesses of the Arctic and Antarctic as you have never seen them before, and may never see them again.

Treaty
7:53

Treaty: Now

Season 1 Episode 1 NITV February 10, 2020

Indigenous Australians

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Through discussions with their grandmother Aunty Sandra Onus and friend Oscar Monaghan, Nayuka Gorrie realises their position on Treaty has evolved.

Through discussions with their grandmother Aunty Sandra Onus and friend Oscar Monaghan, Nayuka Gorrie realises their position on Treaty has evolved.

Venus, Bacchus and Mars Uncovered
59:06

Venus, Bacchus and Mars Uncovered: Venus Uncovered

Episode 1 The History Channel February 10, 2020

Religious studies

Ancient history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Professor Bettany Hughes embarks on a voyage of discovery, travelling across the Mediterranean and Near East to reveal the truth about Venus and her ancestors, proving that ...

Professor Bettany Hughes embarks on a voyage of discovery, travelling across the Mediterranean and Near East to reveal the truth about Venus and her ancestors, proving that this mythological figure is more than just an excuse for sensual nudity and chocolate box romance.

The Bomb
52:02

The Bomb

Episode 1 SBS February 10, 2020

Modern history

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Bomb tells the epic story of a device that has shaped humanity and redefined our existence on this planet. For 70 years, the world has been terrified - yet also comforted ...

The Bomb tells the epic story of a device that has shaped humanity and redefined our existence on this planet. For 70 years, the world has been terrified - yet also comforted - by the atomic bomb. The number of human deaths from war had risen precipitously higher throughout history, until August 1945. From that moment - when the atomic bomb made its appearance on the world stage - the number of deaths from war have dropped enormously.