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21 Up South Africa offers insights into the social and political changes occurring throughout the country since the fall of Apartheid. First filmed as fourteen 7-year-olds in ...

21 Up South Africa offers insights into the social and political changes occurring throughout the country since the fall of Apartheid. First filmed as fourteen 7-year-olds in 1992, these youngsters are ordinary South Africans growing up at a time of enormous social change. We see them now at age 21 making their way in the new South Africa, as well as flashbacks from their interviews when they were 7 and 14.

This documentary follows the journey of a young Iraqi student, plucked from the rubble of Baghdad by Hollywood star, Liev Schrieber who offers him the chance to fulfil his ...

This documentary follows the journey of a young Iraqi student, plucked from the rubble of Baghdad by Hollywood star, Liev Schrieber who offers him the chance to fulfil his dream of becoming a filmmaker.

This documentary accompanies the children of 9/11 as they go about their daily lives, to create a unique and intimate portrait before and after the tragedy.

This documentary accompanies the children of 9/11 as they go about their daily lives, to create a unique and intimate portrait before and after the tragedy.

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.

Winner of Best Documentary at the 2012 Academy Awards, Undefeated is an intimate chronicle of three underprivileged student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the volunteer ...

Winner of Best Documentary at the 2012 Academy Awards, Undefeated is an intimate chronicle of three underprivileged student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the volunteer coach's mission to help them beat the odds, both on and off the field.

The youngest sailor to circumnavigate the world solo, 21-year-old Jesse Martin, takes five young people on a sailing adventure of a lifetime in search of paradise, but what ...

The youngest sailor to circumnavigate the world solo, 21-year-old Jesse Martin, takes five young people on a sailing adventure of a lifetime in search of paradise, but what they discover is far from it.

9/11 survivor Pasquale Buzzelli tells his amazing story of riding a blizzard of falling debris from a 22nd floor stairwell - and the science behind his bewildering survival.

9/11 survivor Pasquale Buzzelli tells his amazing story of riding a blizzard of falling debris from a 22nd floor stairwell - and the science behind his bewildering survival.

The life affirming story of both the man and the filmmaker is told with touching sincerity and unprecedented access as Roman Polanski details his own extraordinary life.

The life affirming story of both the man and the filmmaker is told with touching sincerity and unprecedented access as Roman Polanski details his own extraordinary life.

Follows the work of former sexually exploited youth-turned-activist Rachel Lloyd, who founded the New York City organisation GEMS (Girls Educational and Mentoring Service). ...

Follows the work of former sexually exploited youth-turned-activist Rachel Lloyd, who founded the New York City organisation GEMS (Girls Educational and Mentoring Service). GEMS helps victimised young women escape their pimps and find another way of life.

The 'Army Girls' continue their training to join the British Army. Five have already dropped out, and the tough challenges have only just begun. Can they overcome their ...

The 'Army Girls' continue their training to join the British Army. Five have already dropped out, and the tough challenges have only just begun. Can they overcome their difficulties to make it to the frontline?

The troop have returned from Christmas break to face the final four weeks of training. They'll have everything they've learnt in training put to the test on their longest and ...

The troop have returned from Christmas break to face the final four weeks of training. They'll have everything they've learnt in training put to the test on their longest and toughest exercise to date - final fling.

Narrated by Oscar-nominated actress Sophie Okenedo and with footage from China, Russia, Cambodia, Romania, America and Britain, this two-part series investigates the ...

Narrated by Oscar-nominated actress Sophie Okenedo and with footage from China, Russia, Cambodia, Romania, America and Britain, this two-part series investigates the international market in abandoned orphans.

In 2006, author Colin, his wife Michelle and their two-year-old daughter Isabella began the 'No Impact Man project'. The goal: to make as little environmental impact as ...

In 2006, author Colin, his wife Michelle and their two-year-old daughter Isabella began the 'No Impact Man project'. The goal: to make as little environmental impact as possible while living on lower 5th Avenue in Manhattan.

An intimate, poignant and life affirming documentary, as young people from across the UK turn the cameras on themselves and tell the story of pregnancy and birth as it's never ...

An intimate, poignant and life affirming documentary, as young people from across the UK turn the cameras on themselves and tell the story of pregnancy and birth as it's never been told before.

Stolen Seas documents the story of 13 powerless men trapped on a ship, and why their captors feel justified in their tyranny. It's the story of a Somali translator who gets in ...

Stolen Seas documents the story of 13 powerless men trapped on a ship, and why their captors feel justified in their tyranny. It's the story of a Somali translator who gets in over his head - trying to give his son a chance.

A one hour documentary that exposes a long standing taboo - why and how women sabotage one another.

A one hour documentary that exposes a long standing taboo - why and how women sabotage one another.

A beautiful and warm documentary that unobtrusively follows two families from a Kenyan Somali refugee camp to the United States over a period of nearly two years.

A beautiful and warm documentary that unobtrusively follows two families from a Kenyan Somali refugee camp to the United States over a period of nearly two years.

Part Captain Nemo, part Grizzly Man, Paul Watson is filmed in the act as he repeatedly flouts the law so that he may catch those he sees as the more serious law-breakers, the ...

Part Captain Nemo, part Grizzly Man, Paul Watson is filmed in the act as he repeatedly flouts the law so that he may catch those he sees as the more serious law-breakers, the illegal poachers of the world.

The last day in the Gulf is the last chance to drop bombs before the USS Nimitz heads home. The jets take off, laden with ordnance, and return hours later, still carrying the ...

The last day in the Gulf is the last chance to drop bombs before the USS Nimitz heads home. The jets take off, laden with ordnance, and return hours later, still carrying the same bombs.

In this episode we'll meet the relentless rebels who pushed back against the lawmakers, leading the charge to strike down rules that restricted everything from sex-toys to ...

In this episode we'll meet the relentless rebels who pushed back against the lawmakers, leading the charge to strike down rules that restricted everything from sex-toys to same-sex marriage.

This documentary is based on the book of the same name and deals with the death of Duk Koo Kim who was killed in a fight against Ray Boom Boom Mancini in 1982 in Las Vegas.

This documentary is based on the book of the same name and deals with the death of Duk Koo Kim who was killed in a fight against Ray Boom Boom Mancini in 1982 in Las Vegas.

Derren Brown's tour across the UK will leave audiences in awe of his shocking stunts and mind games. The super illusionist will create sheer open-mouthed amazement after his ...

Derren Brown's tour across the UK will leave audiences in awe of his shocking stunts and mind games. The super illusionist will create sheer open-mouthed amazement after his unfailing feats of memory and suggestion live on stage.

The group take on their toughest challenge yet and head to one of the poorest and most remote regions of Thailand to live and work in the rice growing communities.

The group take on their toughest challenge yet and head to one of the poorest and most remote regions of Thailand to live and work in the rice growing communities.

This documentary depicts the events that lead to 25 members of David Koresh's Branch Davidian cult perishing at the cult's complex outside Waco, Texas on April 19, 1993.

This documentary depicts the events that lead to 25 members of David Koresh's Branch Davidian cult perishing at the cult's complex outside Waco, Texas on April 19, 1993.

A group of young misfits without any success with women, enrol in a school that promises to teach them the secrets of seduction. An insight into sexual relationships within a ...

A group of young misfits without any success with women, enrol in a school that promises to teach them the secrets of seduction. An insight into sexual relationships within a country that remains strictly Catholic.

Drawing on access to Raghad Husssein, this drama looks at Saddam through the eyes of his daughter. It exposes how the fate of the country turned on the fluctuations of family ...

Drawing on access to Raghad Husssein, this drama looks at Saddam through the eyes of his daughter. It exposes how the fate of the country turned on the fluctuations of family loyalty, competitveness and eventual betrayal.

As the shockwaves subside following the earthquake in Nepal, National Geographic Channel examines the human cost, shares astonishing stories of survival and looks at what ...

As the shockwaves subside following the earthquake in Nepal, National Geographic Channel examines the human cost, shares astonishing stories of survival and looks at what lessons we can learn from the tragedy.

Chloe suffers from a rare genetic disorder that causes her significant disabilities. Since starting high school, she's endured relentless bullying. Chloe attempts to record ...

Chloe suffers from a rare genetic disorder that causes her significant disabilities. Since starting high school, she's endured relentless bullying. Chloe attempts to record video, but will the plan produce unexpected results?

The media has recognised that "sex sells". Explore the progression of sexualised images used to promote consumerism and the impact on popular culture.

The media has recognised that "sex sells". Explore the progression of sexualised images used to promote consumerism and the impact on popular culture.

Army Girls follows a troop of female recruits through basic training as they attempt to become soldiers in the British Army.

Army Girls follows a troop of female recruits through basic training as they attempt to become soldiers in the British Army.

This episode explores the controversial and sometimes shocking history of sex education, revealing just how much politics and culture influence what we teach - or don't teach ...

This episode explores the controversial and sometimes shocking history of sex education, revealing just how much politics and culture influence what we teach - or don't teach - about sex.

Could it be that the more things are restructured, the more they stay the same? That's the question for the five principal characters in My Perestroika, a revealing ...

Could it be that the more things are restructured, the more they stay the same? That's the question for the five principal characters in My Perestroika, a revealing documentary about contemporary Russia.

Revealing how millions of Americans have welcomed snakes into their homes as pets, Henry Rollins meets some obsessive serpent lovers who deliberately seek out the most ...

Revealing how millions of Americans have welcomed snakes into their homes as pets, Henry Rollins meets some obsessive serpent lovers who deliberately seek out the most dangerous breeds they can get their hands on.

In 2009 Alex Gibney was hired to make a film about Lance Armstrong's comeback to cycling. The project was shelved when the doping scandal erupted, and re-opened after ...

In 2009 Alex Gibney was hired to make a film about Lance Armstrong's comeback to cycling. The project was shelved when the doping scandal erupted, and re-opened after Armstrong's confession.

This documentary explores how Viagra changed the course of sexual evolution. Following the introduction of these tiny blue diamonds into the marketplace, we witness a tale ...

This documentary explores how Viagra changed the course of sexual evolution. Following the introduction of these tiny blue diamonds into the marketplace, we witness a tale about virility, anxiety and the state of our modern-day man.

In California's Mojave Desert, the US Army has built a 'virtual Iraq' - a billion-dollar urban warfare simulation - and populated it with hundreds of Iraqi role-players. Army ...

In California's Mojave Desert, the US Army has built a 'virtual Iraq' - a billion-dollar urban warfare simulation - and populated it with hundreds of Iraqi role-players. Army units spend three weeks inside the simulation before deploying to Iraq.

In this eye-opening documentary, filmmaker Therese Shechter uses her own path out of 'virginity' to reveal the myths and misconceptions behind this so-called precious gift.

In this eye-opening documentary, filmmaker Therese Shechter uses her own path out of 'virginity' to reveal the myths and misconceptions behind this so-called precious gift.

Algeria is home to North Africa's biggest soccer derby. This all-consuming rivalry is rooted not in hate, but love - love for the game that forged their country through revolution.

Algeria is home to North Africa's biggest soccer derby. This all-consuming rivalry is rooted not in hate, but love - love for the game that forged their country through revolution.

Ian Thorpe tackles bullying head on in this controversial and compelling series. Fourteen-year-old Kelsey agrees to secretly film his bullying to show his schoolmates and help ...

Ian Thorpe tackles bullying head on in this controversial and compelling series. Fourteen-year-old Kelsey agrees to secretly film his bullying to show his schoolmates and help them understand the effects.

Peeved by his unsuccessful attempts to solve the cross cultural love riddle, John decides to expose ethnic identity as a ridiculous social construct. What if he marries a ...

Peeved by his unsuccessful attempts to solve the cross cultural love riddle, John decides to expose ethnic identity as a ridiculous social construct. What if he marries a non-Jew, and just tells everyone she's Jewish? This will free him up to marry whoever he wants, and will stick it to tribalists like his old friend George, who said he wouldn't come to John's wedding if he married a non-Jew.

This fascinating documentary by Director Michael Apted is the latest instalment in a series that continues a social experiment from 1964, which aimed to explore the adage ...

This fascinating documentary by Director Michael Apted is the latest instalment in a series that continues a social experiment from 1964, which aimed to explore the adage 'Give me a child until he is seven and I will give you the man.' World in Action filmed a group seven-year-olds, and every seven years, Michael Apted visits them. At 49, 12 agree to talk about the current state of their family, work, hopes, and reflections on the series. We also get to see footage from previous interviews.

A documentary on children of the insanely rich. Directed by one of their own, Johnson & Johnson heir, Jamie Johnson. First-time filmmaker Jamie Johnson, a 23-year-old heir to ...

A documentary on children of the insanely rich. Directed by one of their own, Johnson & Johnson heir, Jamie Johnson. First-time filmmaker Jamie Johnson, a 23-year-old heir to the Johnson & Johnson pharmaceutical fortune, captures the rituals, worries and social customs of the young Trumps, Vanderbilts, Newhouses and Bloombergs in the documentary special Born Rich, a 2003 Sundance Film Festival selection.

This emotional documentary begins as an intimate portrait that quickly expands into broader social observation of teenage self-discovery; both the darkest and brightest places ...

This emotional documentary begins as an intimate portrait that quickly expands into broader social observation of teenage self-discovery; both the darkest and brightest places in youth. Shot over eight days over two seasons, summer and winter, the film uses a trans-genre, verite approach in which the subject seems to be directing the movement of the film as equally as the filmmakers behind the camera. This is the coming of age journey of a teenage outsider who confronts obstacles with courage and awareness.

Today, whisky is a source of Scottish pride; it's one of the UK's few growth industries. Actor Brian Cox reveals how whisky was born and shaped in opposition to the British ...

Today, whisky is a source of Scottish pride; it's one of the UK's few growth industries. Actor Brian Cox reveals how whisky was born and shaped in opposition to the British tax system, and how that history forged the character of Scotland's national drink. But as he discovers, during the 19th century, addiction became a huge social problem.

Lifestyle journalist Kate Spicer is 39, single and - like many women - not 100% happy with her appearance. She's always been sceptical about the beauty industry but now, as ...

Lifestyle journalist Kate Spicer is 39, single and - like many women - not 100% happy with her appearance. She's always been sceptical about the beauty industry but now, as she approaches her forties, she's contemplating action. This film follows Kate as she immerses herself in the wide range of bizarre, radical and invasive procedures now on offer to normal women willing to undergo a gruelling quest for exquisite, youthful looks. Just how far is Kate willing to go? And will it be worth it?

Young Muslim girls born and brought up in the UK are sometimes forced to marry their cousins who live in remote areas of Pakistan and Kashmir. The British High Commission runs ...

Young Muslim girls born and brought up in the UK are sometimes forced to marry their cousins who live in remote areas of Pakistan and Kashmir. The British High Commission runs an Assistance Unit in Islamabad to rescue girls from the clutches of their families.

A millionaire leaves their luxury life behind and lives undercover in a deprived area of the UK. Living on a limited budget. they must work and find individuals and projects ...

A millionaire leaves their luxury life behind and lives undercover in a deprived area of the UK. Living on a limited budget. they must work and find individuals and projects who they think deserve a cut of their fortune.

This program is the result of a series of community projects run by Big Hart, a non-profit organisation. From 1998 to 2004 over 500 young people were asked to tell stories ...

This program is the result of a series of community projects run by Big Hart, a non-profit organisation. From 1998 to 2004 over 500 young people were asked to tell stories about when they felt 'not at home'. The projects were designed to give people who often go unheard a chance to tell their stories. Stories of Dreams deals with issues of access to education and opportunity when you are black, a woman or a refugee.

In Calcutta, 20 thousand feet are running, all barefoot. They are rickshaw pullers. For one of them, Shallim, an old and tired rickshaw has been his only means of hope. He's ...

In Calcutta, 20 thousand feet are running, all barefoot. They are rickshaw pullers. For one of them, Shallim, an old and tired rickshaw has been his only means of hope. He's run endless miles with it to save up money to buy an auto rickshaw, that will realise his dream: a house for his family.

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.

About 1 billion people around the world live with a disability – that’s roughly 15 per cent of our global population. Learn about and promote awareness of the challenges that people with disability face.
Help students develop 21st-century skills and knowledge for success in their future work and life by understanding how complex interactions continually influence human behaviour.
Celebrate and acknowledge International day of sign languages by viewing this collection with your class featuring video content about the lives of individuals who use sign language as well as schools that support them.
Encourage your students to look out for their classmates, introduce some of the issues children face at home and at school, and reveal strategies to help deal with bullying and anxiety.
Use this playlist to allow students to explore different families and understand the reasons why certain people, events and days are important to themselves and their families.
Discuss the importance and benefits of physical activity with your class using this curated collection.
Introduce the concepts of being healthy to your class and use this playlist to discuss the role of food in being healthy and how food affects our overall well being.
Spark your younger students' imagination with this collection of stories helping students to become familiar with new words, sounds and ideas with the best storytellers on television.
Resilience, rights and respectful relationships can be modelled at school to inform students about positive relationships at school, home and the world. Share this playlist that focuses on building positive relationships.
Knowing where food comes from and what's in it is critical to making healthy food choices. Encourage your students to be more mindful about what they eat by sharing these videos with them.
Wondering what sport you should introduce to your class next? Follow the adventures of these inspirational women and girls participating in a range of sports to get some ideas.
Use this playlist to introduce students to autism and how it may affect an individual's life. Explore ways to combat problems and issues one may face.
Autism is a condition that affects the way an individual relates to his or her environment and their interaction with other people. Get insights into the lives of individuals living with autism.
Encourage your students to develop their musical skills by exploring, imitating and recognising elements of music, including dynamic, pitch and rhythm with this collection.
Bullying sucks whether it is online, at school or in a workplace, there is no space for it in our lives. Find more about bullying experiences and how to combat issues related to bullying in this playlist.
There is no space for bullying, whether it is in the playground, classroom or online. No way! View this collection, which deals with all aspects of bullying and how it can be prevented. (ACPPS074,VCHPEP092,VCHPEP109)
Cancer is a disease of the body's cells. Normally cells grow and multiply in a controlled way. Cancer affects a large number of Australians, both directly and indirectly. (ACSHE160)
Space inspires our greatest scientific and creative minds. Take to the stars with NASA, or hop aboard Millennium Falcon in the best of space fact and fiction. (ACSSU188,ACSSU189,VCSSU127,VCSSU128,VCSSU129)
On April 27, 1994, millions of first-time voters cast their ballots in South Africa's first free elections, ushering in the presidency of Mandela. Learn about the enormous change from those who lived it.
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