Elizabeth: Duty And Sacrifice
51:37

Elizabeth: Duty And Sacrifice

Episode 1 The History Channel March 12, 2013

History

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Elizabeth's relationship with her younger sister Margaret and the sensational Townsend affair; the breaking down of the customary deference to royalty revealing those early, ...

Elizabeth's relationship with her younger sister Margaret and the sensational Townsend affair; the breaking down of the customary deference to royalty revealing those early, very public and messy debates over royal money and the end of the British empire, and its transformation in to the Commonwealth in the 1950s. All this played out against a backdrop of being a young mother on the throne with a marriage in crisis.

This Is Not A Film
1:14:36

This Is Not A Film

SBS2 March 12, 2013

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This is a day-in-the-life documentary of Jafar Panahi's experience of being under house arrest in Iran. Filmed almost entirely inside his apartment in Tehran, Panahi expresses ...

This is a day-in-the-life documentary of Jafar Panahi's experience of being under house arrest in Iran. Filmed almost entirely inside his apartment in Tehran, Panahi expresses his frustration of not being allowed to do what he values most - to make films. The Iranian writer/director of internationally acclaimed films such as The White Balloon, The Circle and Offside, Panahi is under house arrest and has a 20 year ban on making films, leaving Iran and talking to the media.

Mankind: The Story Of All Of Us
43:58

Mankind: The Story Of All Of Us: Survivors

Season 1 Episode 6 The History Channel March 11, 2013

history

Ancient history

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This is the epic tale of the rise of civilisation. The Story of All of Us is not names and dates history; there will be danger, action, struggle, heroism and adrenaline.

This is the epic tale of the rise of civilisation. The Story of All of Us is not names and dates history; there will be danger, action, struggle, heroism and adrenaline.

Meet The Young Americans
50:59

Meet The Young Americans: Gay In The US

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 March 11, 2013

History

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Despite opposition from mental health organisations, there are licensed therapists across the United States offering a controversial type of therapy which claims to turn gay ...

Despite opposition from mental health organisations, there are licensed therapists across the United States offering a controversial type of therapy which claims to turn gay people straight. Presenter Stacey Dooley travels to the American West to meet young men taking part in 'Gay Conversion Therapy' to find out if it is possible to change your sexual orientation and become straight.

Australian Story
27:58

Australian Story: Suddenly Last Summer

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC March 11, 2013

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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This week's program has the untold personal story of an Australian cricket captain through the eyes of those closest to him.

This week's program has the untold personal story of an Australian cricket captain through the eyes of those closest to him.

Walking Through A Minefield
51:52

Walking Through A Minefield

NITV March 11, 2013

Geography

Earth and environment

Indigenous Australians

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Narrated by Rachel Griffiths, this documentary gives a human face to the struggle taking place over the Jabiluka Mine in the middle of World Heritage listed Kakadu National ...

Narrated by Rachel Griffiths, this documentary gives a human face to the struggle taking place over the Jabiluka Mine in the middle of World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park in Northern Australia.

Malcolm X
42:52

Malcolm X

Season 1 Episode 2 NITV March 11, 2013

History

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Political philosopher, visionary, husband and father, dynamic orator and minister. We continue Malcolm X's remarkable journey fro his birth in Omaha, Nebraska, to his ...

Political philosopher, visionary, husband and father, dynamic orator and minister. We continue Malcolm X's remarkable journey fro his birth in Omaha, Nebraska, to his assassination in NYC in 1965.

Grand Tours Of Scotland
25:31

Grand Tours Of Scotland: The Feminine Touch

Season 3 Episode 2 SBS March 11, 2013

Geography

History

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The first travellers to come north were predominantly men. Scotland was considered to be very much a 'man's world' - full of unseen perils, and definitely not a place for ...

The first travellers to come north were predominantly men. Scotland was considered to be very much a 'man's world' - full of unseen perils, and definitely not a place for ladies! In this episode, Paul Murton travels through Dumfries and Galloway to uncover the stories of the pioneering female tourists who were determined not to be left at home and bravely headed north to explore Scotland.

A Traveller's Guide To The Planets
45:00

A Traveller's Guide To The Planets: Venus And Mercury

Season 1 Episode 3 National Geographic March 11, 2013

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Mercury can reach a blistering 400 C, with the planet's sunny side offering a stunning view of solar flares. On Venus, temperatures are hot enough to melt lead and acid smog ...

Mercury can reach a blistering 400 C, with the planet's sunny side offering a stunning view of solar flares. On Venus, temperatures are hot enough to melt lead and acid smog eats through bare metal.

Dig 1940
28:51

Dig 1940: Battle Of Britain

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC March 10, 2013

history

Modern history

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Jules Hudson and his team are off the Isle of Wight diving on HMS Borealis a ship from Convoy Peewit sunk in the openings stages of the Battle of Britain. Using previously ...

Jules Hudson and his team are off the Isle of Wight diving on HMS Borealis a ship from Convoy Peewit sunk in the openings stages of the Battle of Britain. Using previously unseen colour film from 1940 he tells the heartbreaking story of two pilots killed in the Battle of Britain and the glamorous woman at the centre of both their lives.

David Attenborough's Galapagos
49:57

David Attenborough's Galapagos: Origin

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC March 10, 2013

Earth and environment

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
More than 150 years after Charles Darwin formulated his ground-breaking theory of evolution on the remote archipelago, Attenborough explains how life on the islands has ...

More than 150 years after Charles Darwin formulated his ground-breaking theory of evolution on the remote archipelago, Attenborough explains how life on the islands has continued to evolve in biological isolation, examining how the ever-changing volcanic landscape has given birth to species and sub-species that exist nowhere else in the world.

Great Ormond Street
58:56

Great Ormond Street: A Delicate Balance

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC2 March 10, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Episode four follows the intensive care and respiratory doctors at Great Ormond Street Hospital as they deal with difficult ethical decisions. Modern medicine means that most ...

Episode four follows the intensive care and respiratory doctors at Great Ormond Street Hospital as they deal with difficult ethical decisions. Modern medicine means that most children who come here will get better and leave within a short time but some conditions are so complex that the children become dependent on technology to keep them alive. Parents and doctors must weigh up when to keep relying on technology, and when it is no longer right to continue treatment.

Compass
27:23

Compass: The New Pope - What Australians Want

ABC March 10, 2013

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Religious studies

11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
This video has closed captioning
As the world waits for Benedict XVI's successor, Compass explores what Australian Catholics are considering they want from their new Pope.

As the world waits for Benedict XVI's successor, Compass explores what Australian Catholics are considering they want from their new Pope.

Anthony Bourdain
46:22

Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations - Laos

SBS March 10, 2013

Design and technologies

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In this episode, Anthony lands in Laos, a land with picturesque landscapes, exotic cuisines and a mysterious history.

In this episode, Anthony lands in Laos, a land with picturesque landscapes, exotic cuisines and a mysterious history.

Horizons
21:39

Horizons: Re-Using Waste

BBC World News March 9, 2013

Sustainability

Science

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Saima Mohsin is in California to see how bacteria are being harnessed to turn human waste into biodegradable plastics.

Saima Mohsin is in California to see how bacteria are being harnessed to turn human waste into biodegradable plastics.

Salvage Hunters
48:59

Salvage Hunters

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS March 9, 2013

Design and technologies

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This week Drew and Tee fly to Norway where they set out on a 1500-kilometre adventure. Although concerned the prices may be out of their reach, Drew seals his first Norwegian ...

This week Drew and Tee fly to Norway where they set out on a 1500-kilometre adventure. Although concerned the prices may be out of their reach, Drew seals his first Norwegian deal at an old sawmill turned gallery.

Quadrophenia: Can You See The Real Me?
59:00

Quadrophenia: Can You See The Real Me?

SBS March 9, 2013

Music

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Musical legend Pete Townshend takes us to his home studio to discuss Quadrophenia, which he calls "the last great album The Who ever made".

Musical legend Pete Townshend takes us to his home studio to discuss Quadrophenia, which he calls "the last great album The Who ever made".

Gerhard Richter
1:37:21

Gerhard Richter

SBS March 9, 2013

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This is an intimate and revealing film on an artist recognised as one of the world's greatest living painters. For the first time, Richter allows access behind the scenes at ...

This is an intimate and revealing film on an artist recognised as one of the world's greatest living painters. For the first time, Richter allows access behind the scenes at his studio, as we witness him creating a series of new abstract works.