The Story Of Film: (1930s)
1:02:29

The Story Of Film: (1930s): The Great American Movie Genres

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 January 11, 2013

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The coming of sound in the 1930s upends everything. We watch the birth of new types of film: screwball comedies, gangster pictures, horror films, westerns and musicals, and ...

The coming of sound in the 1930s upends everything. We watch the birth of new types of film: screwball comedies, gangster pictures, horror films, westerns and musicals, and discover a master of most of them, Howard Hawks. Alfred Hitchcock hits his stride and French directors become masters of mood.

When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions
43:14

When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions : The Shuttle

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS January 11, 2013

Modern history

Physics

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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A shuttle revolutionises space travel and a Gemini astronaut is the first to fly it. Tragedy strikes NASA again when the Challenger explodes.

A shuttle revolutionises space travel and a Gemini astronaut is the first to fly it. Tragedy strikes NASA again when the Challenger explodes.

Monty Halls' Island Escape
55:00

Monty Halls' Island Escape

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS January 11, 2013

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Marine biologist Monty Halls is back in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, living the good life and working as a volunteer wildlife ranger in the Outer Hebrides. Monty has ...

Marine biologist Monty Halls is back in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, living the good life and working as a volunteer wildlife ranger in the Outer Hebrides. Monty has begun to restore walking trails that have been abandoned for years, but he needs to raise several thousand pounds to pay for marker posts and trail guides.

Ladyboys: Beauty Queens
45:59

Ladyboys: Beauty Queens

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 January 11, 2013

Health and PE

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Meet the beauties battling to be crowned the world's most stunning transsexual. In Pattaya, Thailand, 23 women are vying to be crowned Miss International Queen, the ...

Meet the beauties battling to be crowned the world's most stunning transsexual. In Pattaya, Thailand, 23 women are vying to be crowned Miss International Queen, the transgender equivalent of Miss World.

Exploring China
55:59

Exploring China: A Culinary Adventure

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 10, 2013

Asia and Australia

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Ken Hom, the godfather of Chinese cuisine, and Ching-He Huang, leading chef of the contemporary generation, together undertake an epic 4,500-kilometre culinary adventure ...

Ken Hom, the godfather of Chinese cuisine, and Ching-He Huang, leading chef of the contemporary generation, together undertake an epic 4,500-kilometre culinary adventure across China - not only to reveal its food, but its people, history, culture and soul. They begin in Beijing, the imperial capital for 800 years. I

More Sex Please, We're British
47:23

More Sex Please, We're British

SBS January 10, 2013

Business and economics

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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A look behind the scenes of one of the UK's most successful online sex toy businesses. Lovehoney is a thriving operation that brings sexual pleasure to the women and men of ...

A look behind the scenes of one of the UK's most successful online sex toy businesses. Lovehoney is a thriving operation that brings sexual pleasure to the women and men of Britain.

The Story Of Film: (1928-1932)
1:02:29

The Story Of Film: (1928-1932): The Great Rebel Filmmakers

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 January 10, 2013

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The 1920s were a golden age for world cinema. The programme visits Paris, Berlin, Moscow, Shanghai and Tokyo to explore the places where movie makers were pushing the ...

The 1920s were a golden age for world cinema. The programme visits Paris, Berlin, Moscow, Shanghai and Tokyo to explore the places where movie makers were pushing the boundaries of the medium.

One Born Every Minute
46:34

One Born Every Minute

Season 3 Episode 14 SBS January 10, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Well-respected midwife Linda Abbott retires after 38 years' service and reminisces about her career, including delivering several generations of some families.

Well-respected midwife Linda Abbott retires after 38 years' service and reminisces about her career, including delivering several generations of some families.

My Big Fat Operation
45:21

My Big Fat Operation

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 January 9, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Obesity in the UK is an epidemic spiralling out of control. The UK is the fattest country in Europe and with over a third of the nation categorised as clinically obese, ...

Obesity in the UK is an epidemic spiralling out of control. The UK is the fattest country in Europe and with over a third of the nation categorised as clinically obese, bulging Britain is now the third fattest nation on earth. Bariatric surgery offers a radical cost-saving and life-changing solution to this problem. In an exclusive documentary series our cameras follow the lives of 12 obesity sufferers from fat to thin as they undergo radical bariatric surgery.

Secrets Of Our Living Planet
54:28

Secrets Of Our Living Planet: The Emerald Band

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 9, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Naturalist Chris Packham embarks on a quest to highlight some of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet. Along the way, he details the intricate - and often unexpected - ...

Naturalist Chris Packham embarks on a quest to highlight some of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet. Along the way, he details the intricate - and often unexpected - connections between various species that thrive in symbiosis, and showcases the habitats that make life on Earth possible.

The Story Of Film: (1918-1928)
1:02:01

The Story Of Film: (1918-1928): The Triumph Of American Film

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 January 9, 2013

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Hollywood became a glittering entertainment industry with star directors like Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. But the gloss and fantasy was challenged by movie makers like ...

Hollywood became a glittering entertainment industry with star directors like Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. But the gloss and fantasy was challenged by movie makers like Robert Flaherty, Eric Von Stroheim and Carl Theodor Dreyer, who wanted films to be more serious and mature. This was a battle for the soul of cinema. The result: some of the greatest movies ever made.

Welcome To India
56:01

Welcome To India

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS January 9, 2013

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This episode follows three people as they attempt to make a living from waste. Johora started out as a rag-picker, but through building a bottle recycling business on a ...

This episode follows three people as they attempt to make a living from waste. Johora started out as a rag-picker, but through building a bottle recycling business on a railway embankment, she has big ambitions for her family of seven kids.

Extreme ER
46:10

Extreme ER: Melbourne

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 8, 2013

Health and PE

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Dr Kevin Fong investigates some of the world's most dangerous, diverse and demanding emergency medicine environments to uncover the science of saving lives. In the first ...

Dr Kevin Fong investigates some of the world's most dangerous, diverse and demanding emergency medicine environments to uncover the science of saving lives. In the first episode, Kevin travels to Australia, where road accidents are one of the country's biggest killers.

The Story Of Film: (1895-1918)
1:01:51

The Story Of Film: (1895-1918): The World Discovers A New Art Form

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 January 8, 2013

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Six years in the making, this 15-part series covers the film landscape from silent cinema to the modern day digital era.

Six years in the making, this 15-part series covers the film landscape from silent cinema to the modern day digital era.

Next Stop Hollywood
28:25

Next Stop Hollywood

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC January 8, 2013

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Hollywood is the worldwide epicentre of fame and ground zero for every actor's dreams. But it is also a city that is both tough and uncompromising. Ninety-eight percent of ...

Hollywood is the worldwide epicentre of fame and ground zero for every actor's dreams. But it is also a city that is both tough and uncompromising. Ninety-eight percent of actors who go to Hollywood won't fulfil their dreams. Next Stop Hollywood charts all the excitement, frustrations, fears and tears of six Aussie actors as they compete for roles during the frenzied US TV pilot season.

Alone In The Wild
48:03

Alone In The Wild: Jason Gardiner

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 January 8, 2013

Geography

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
This week, dancer, choreographer and Dancing on Ice judge, Jason Gardiner, steps way out of his metropolitan comfort zone for six days and nights on a desert island. The ...

This week, dancer, choreographer and Dancing on Ice judge, Jason Gardiner, steps way out of his metropolitan comfort zone for six days and nights on a desert island. The sights and smells of the tropics propel him back to his childhood in Australia, and the bullying that built up the resilience that ultimately helped him to the peaks of his profession.

Derren Brown: Apocalypse
46:23

Derren Brown: Apocalypse

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 7, 2013

Media arts

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The first of a two-part show, psychological illusionist Derren Brown unleashes his most audacious plan yet - to convince one person that the planet has been devastated by a ...

The first of a two-part show, psychological illusionist Derren Brown unleashes his most audacious plan yet - to convince one person that the planet has been devastated by a catastrophic meteorite strike, that lethal, infected zombies now roam the land and he is one of a mere handful of survivors.

Bomb Squad
51:35

Bomb Squad

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC January 7, 2013

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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What does it take to walk into danger and possible death while everyone else is taking cover? An intimate portrayal of the work of specialist bomb disposal teams, going with ...

What does it take to walk into danger and possible death while everyone else is taking cover? An intimate portrayal of the work of specialist bomb disposal teams, going with them to the heart of the action in Afghanistan.