Eddie's young family is left on the street
1:36

Eddie's young family is left on the street

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
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This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of ...

This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of terra nullius. It traces Koiki's life, through his early exile from his beloved Murray Island, his years of working on the trochus trawlers and the outback railways, to his decision to embrace activism. It also tells of his struggles to begin a school specifically for Aboriginal and Islander children.

Responsibility to family and to community
7:01

Responsibility to family and to community

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of ...

This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of terra nullius. It traces Koiki's life, through his early exile from his beloved Murray Island, his years of working on the trochus trawlers and the outback railways, to his decision to embrace activism. It also tells of his struggles to begin a school specifically for Aboriginal and Islander children.

A young family is left on the street
3:39

A young family is left on the street

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of ...

This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of terra nullius. It traces Koiki's life, through his early exile from his beloved Murray Island, his years of working on the trochus trawlers and the outback railways, to his decision to embrace activism. It also tells of his struggles to begin a school specifically for Aboriginal and Islander children.

Josie and Jacob's Have Your Say speeches
2:40

Josie and Jacob's Have Your Say speeches

Clip from Looking for Alibrandi

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Kate Woods directs this AFI-winning coming-of-age story where Pia Miranda stars as a high school girl growing up in a broken but loving home with Italian traditions who finds ...

Kate Woods directs this AFI-winning coming-of-age story where Pia Miranda stars as a high school girl growing up in a broken but loving home with Italian traditions who finds love and heartbreak in one of the most difficult years of her life. This dilemma leads to the discovery of her father's (Anthony LaPaglia) identity and a deeper understanding of her mother (Greta Scacchi). She comes to terms with her background and romantic interests.

Sharing brings us closer together...
3:42

Sharing brings us closer together...

Clip from Michael Mosley's Meet The Humans

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Dr Michael Mosley puts human behaviour under the microscope in this bold series that uses the latest scientific studies to explore the evolutionary factors and animal ...

Dr Michael Mosley puts human behaviour under the microscope in this bold series that uses the latest scientific studies to explore the evolutionary factors and animal instincts that drives human behaviour. A plush country house is fixed with surveillance cameras while a group of unwitting test subjects - former pupils of a UK school - are first exposed to youthful memories to test if it can improve their health. This episode looks at how we behave in groups and puts our notions of hierarchy to the test.

Discriminatory legislation, QLD premier and land claims
7:23

Discriminatory legislation, QLD premier and land claims

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of ...

This telemovie tells the story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo, the Torres Strait Islander, who left school at 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of terra nullius. It traces Koiki's life, through his early exile from his beloved Murray Island, his years of working on the trochus trawlers and the outback railways, to his decision to embrace activism. It also tells of his struggles to begin a school specifically for Aboriginal and Islander children.

Infamous Assassinations
25:57

Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of John F Kennedy

The History Channel April 5, 2010

History

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
By 22 November 1963, the date of his assassination, President Kennedy had made many enemies. He had declared war on the Mafia, racial prejudice and the industrial/military ...

By 22 November 1963, the date of his assassination, President Kennedy had made many enemies. He had declared war on the Mafia, racial prejudice and the industrial/military interest in Vietnam. He had humiliated Krushchev and Castro, who both wanted revenge over the Cuban Missile Crisis. Even to this day, conjecture surrounds the ballistics evidence and whether two assassins were involved. New film material from Washington has just been released.

Search For Destiny
51:58

Search For Destiny: The Middle East

Season 1 Episode 4 The History Channel September 3, 2010

History

Civics and citizenship

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In Episode 4 of this series we look at how the old colonial masters of the Middle East were gradually forced out of occupation and how a newly found sense of nationhood was to ...

In Episode 4 of this series we look at how the old colonial masters of the Middle East were gradually forced out of occupation and how a newly found sense of nationhood was to lead to one of the most violent periods of the region's history. To the Arab world the very existence of Israel stood as a mark of their defeat. They were determined to destroy this Jewish nation and it seemed like just a matter of time. In those first years of the 1960s ordinary Arab people felt that they were nearing the end of their search for destiny.

Michael Wood's Story Of England: Victoria To The Present Day
59:00

Michael Wood's Story Of England: Victoria To The Present Day

Season 1 Episode 6 BBC Knowledge December 1, 2011

History

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Helped by today's villagers Michael Wood uncovers the secret history of a Victorian village more colourful than even Dickens could have imagined. Recreating their penny ...

Helped by today's villagers Michael Wood uncovers the secret history of a Victorian village more colourful than even Dickens could have imagined. Recreating their penny concerts of the 1880s, visiting World War I battlefields with the school and recalling the Home Guard, local land girls and the bombing of the village in 1940, the series finally moves into the brave new world of 'homes for heroes' and the villagers come together to leave a reminder of their world for future generations.

Civil War
28:41

Civil War: The Endgame

Season 1 Episode 4 The History Channel April 28, 2011

History

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
1646-1649. As the King is under lock and key, the army debates the future. English Socialism is born, the King loses his head and England. Scotland and Ireland are united ...

1646-1649. As the King is under lock and key, the army debates the future. English Socialism is born, the King loses his head and England. Scotland and Ireland are united under a military dictator. After four days in a pub in the fens, the king gives himself up to the Scots. But new Catholic victories in Ireland unite the Scots and English and the king is sold back to the English parliamentarians. Now, as a prisoner on House arrest, he becomes a pawn in a bigger game.

The Bridge
57:29

The Bridge

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS October 9, 2012

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Thirteen months later...Saga Noren is still working at Malmo County Police, but she misses her only friend Martin Rohde who is serving a ten year prison sentence. Saga, ...

Thirteen months later...Saga Noren is still working at Malmo County Police, but she misses her only friend Martin Rohde who is serving a ten year prison sentence. Saga, however, is convinced that she did the only right thing by reporting him, and that she cannot be associated with a convicted murderer. The story starts with when a famous Danish gender activist and owner of Copenhagen's first gender-neutral children's nursery is found murdered on a building site in Malmo. Saga is forced to work with a new Danish colleague, who has difficulties in accepting Saga for who she is. (S.3,Ep.1)

Carrier
52:17

Carrier: True Believers

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS2 March 25, 2012

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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This episode explores the many expressions of faith onboard the USS Nimitz: faith in self, faith in one's shipmates, faith in the mission of the ship and the president's call ...

This episode explores the many expressions of faith onboard the USS Nimitz: faith in self, faith in one's shipmates, faith in the mission of the ship and the president's call to arms.

Michael Wood's Story Of England: Domesday To Magna Carta
58:52

Michael Wood's Story Of England: Domesday To Magna Carta

Season 1 Episode 2 BBC Knowledge November 3, 2011

History

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The story of Kibworth moves on to 1066 when the Normans build a castle there. Michael Wood reveals how the Norman occupation affected the villagers from the gallows to the ...

The story of Kibworth moves on to 1066 when the Normans build a castle there. Michael Wood reveals how the Norman occupation affected the villagers from the gallows to the alehouse, and shows the medieval open fields in action in the only place where they still survive today.

Carrier
52:18

Carrier: Controlled Chaos

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 February 12, 2012

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
An Emmy Award-winning series about a six-month deployment aboard the aircraft carrier, USS Nimitz. The men and women of the USS Nimitz live beneath the runway of a major ...

An Emmy Award-winning series about a six-month deployment aboard the aircraft carrier, USS Nimitz. The men and women of the USS Nimitz live beneath the runway of a major airport. They sleep on the roof of a nuclear power plant. It's a perilous environment. Their only bulwark against danger and chaos is to bond with their units on board the ship.

Hostile Environment
52:43

Hostile Environment

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 16, 2014

Geography

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The modern private security industry is one of the fastest growing in the world, and today generates over 100 billion dollars annually. It's a global industry but one which is ...

The modern private security industry is one of the fastest growing in the world, and today generates over 100 billion dollars annually. It's a global industry but one which is dominated by Irish operators. In this two-part series, actor Liam Cunningham explores the controversial world of the modern day Irish private security contractor.

The Bridge
58:24

The Bridge

Season 2 Episode 4 SBS April 23, 2014

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Saga and Martin investigate the killing of the eco-terrorists and Saga rules out suicide. They learn that there must be a leader still alive out there who's been pulling the ...

Saga and Martin investigate the killing of the eco-terrorists and Saga rules out suicide. They learn that there must be a leader still alive out there who's been pulling the strings all along.

Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer
1:27:27

Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer

ABC2 May 4, 2014

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In February 2012 the feminist art collective Pussy Riot performed a 40 second 'punk prayer' inside Russia's main cathedral. This performance led to their arrest on charges of ...

In February 2012 the feminist art collective Pussy Riot performed a 40 second 'punk prayer' inside Russia's main cathedral. This performance led to their arrest on charges of religious hatred and culminated in a trial that has reverberated around the world and transformed the face of Russian society forever. With unparalleled access and exclusive footage, this film tells the incredible story of three young women behind their now famous colourful balaclavas: Nadia, Masha and Katia.

Carrier
52:23

Carrier: Squared Away

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 February 25, 2012

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The USS Nimitz's location and itinerary are classified. Many aspects of life on a nuclear aircraft carrier are hush-hush. Dating and sex aboard ship are strictly forbidden, ...

The USS Nimitz's location and itinerary are classified. Many aspects of life on a nuclear aircraft carrier are hush-hush. Dating and sex aboard ship are strictly forbidden, but with 5,000 people on board, it's a case of 'don't ask, don't tell'. When the Nimitz pulls into Hong Kong for a four-day port call, a scandal dramatically alters the lives of two sailors.