Violence and migrants in Elizabeth
2:10

Violence and migrants in Elizabeth

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Jimmy Barnes describes the culture of violence in Elizabeth, explaining it as something children were taught, and linking the fighting to the toughness of life in northern UK ...

Jimmy Barnes describes the culture of violence in Elizabeth, explaining it as something children were taught, and linking the fighting to the toughness of life in northern UK towns and continued poverty as migrants in Australia. (Coarse language.)

Domestic abuse in the 'horror house'
4:44

Domestic abuse in the 'horror house'

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Jimmy Barnes describes life in Elizabeth, Adelaide, and the "horror house" he grew up in, detailing a fight between his parents, linking the alcoholism and violence to the ...

Jimmy Barnes describes life in Elizabeth, Adelaide, and the "horror house" he grew up in, detailing a fight between his parents, linking the alcoholism and violence to the shame of poverty in a new country. (Coarse language.)

Charlie and Thomas perform together
2:39

Charlie and Thomas perform together

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When Charlie and his friend Russell have a falling out, Thomas joins his autistic brother on stage to perform The Greatest Act in History together.

When Charlie and his friend Russell have a falling out, Thomas joins his autistic brother on stage to perform The Greatest Act in History together.

Insecurity, inequity and school crushes
7:45

Insecurity, inequity and school crushes

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
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11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Charlie becomes over-stimulated at the supermarket when Simon has to put a few items back. Exhausted, Thomas and Simon escalate the situation. On the way home, Thomas asks his ...

Charlie becomes over-stimulated at the supermarket when Simon has to put a few items back. Exhausted, Thomas and Simon escalate the situation. On the way home, Thomas asks his father about some of his insecurities and feelings of inequity regarding Charlie. The three boys, Simon, Thomas and Charlie, visit Maddie in the hospital and, again, Thomas sees people staring at his brother. During swim class the next day, Thomas and Jackie share a secret kiss.

Charlie breaks into neighbour's bathroom
2:58

Charlie breaks into neighbour's bathroom

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Thomas chases after his autistic brother Charlie when the boy runs out of the family home in his underwear, around the neighbourhood, and into schoolmate Jackie's bathroom ...

Thomas chases after his autistic brother Charlie when the boy runs out of the family home in his underwear, around the neighbourhood, and into schoolmate Jackie's bathroom while she's in the shower. (Coarse language.)

Inequality and hard living in Victorian London
3:42

Inequality and hard living in Victorian London

Clip from Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria's Slum

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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In the slums of London, people needed to 'pad out' their food with chalk and sand to make it last. But food wasn't the only hardship.

In the slums of London, people needed to 'pad out' their food with chalk and sand to make it last. But food wasn't the only hardship.

Debating the morality of lying to charity workers
1:35

Debating the morality of lying to charity workers

Clip from Can Of Worms

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The Can Of Worms panel discuss the morals of telling charity workers you've already donated when you haven't.

The Can Of Worms panel discuss the morals of telling charity workers you've already donated when you haven't.

Abuse, education and disability in the community
4:13

Abuse, education and disability in the community

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Walking to school, Thomas is forced to pass a group of local boys behaving abusively to a girl on Charlie's bus. Moments later, Charlie runs up to give Jackie a hug and the ...

Walking to school, Thomas is forced to pass a group of local boys behaving abusively to a girl on Charlie's bus. Moments later, Charlie runs up to give Jackie a hug and the same group begin to taunt Charlie and Thomas. The situation escalates as Charlie becomes over stimulated and afraid. The behaviour of the students and teachers highlight a disastrous lack of education around disability in the wider community. Jackie gives Thomas a birthday present and tries to support his conflicted feelings.

Prying neighbours, inclusiveness and Charlie's world
8:43

Prying neighbours, inclusiveness and Charlie's world

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The Mollison family get a visit from the Department of Youth and Community Services, due to anonymous complaints about fighting. Thomas' father, Simon, blames their neighbour ...

The Mollison family get a visit from the Department of Youth and Community Services, due to anonymous complaints about fighting. Thomas' father, Simon, blames their neighbour for the invasive visit. Later, Thomas, Jackie and Charlie go for a wander into an abandoned park, and Jackie teaches Thomas to swim in the river. When the rain hits, Charlie becomes over-stimulated, so Jackie and Thomas seek shelter for them all. The cold, standoffish behaviour of the community is offset by Jackie's sensiti

Charlie is a teenage boy too
9:59

Charlie is a teenage boy too

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
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Jackie joins the Mollison family for Thomas' birthday. Thomas, stressed and angry for Charlie's lot in life, suggests the family stop signing to Charlie. Maddie believes ...

Jackie joins the Mollison family for Thomas' birthday. Thomas, stressed and angry for Charlie's lot in life, suggests the family stop signing to Charlie. Maddie believes Charlie will be non-verbal all his life. The family bring out Thomas' cake after dinner and Jackie discovers Charlie masturbating next to her, making her very uncomfortable. Thomas loses his temper, taking it on Charlie. Afterwards, Thomas is distraught and seeks out Jackie to acknowledge his behaviour.

'Flame Trees', bad memories and returning home
5:11

'Flame Trees', bad memories and returning home

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Jimmy Barnes reveals the significance of 'Flame Trees', a song about a homecoming, and how Adelaide holds bad memories for him. Includes old and new footage of Cold Chisel ...

Jimmy Barnes reveals the significance of 'Flame Trees', a song about a homecoming, and how Adelaide holds bad memories for him. Includes old and new footage of Cold Chisel performing the song.

What's your status? Human experiment
3:49

What's your status? Human experiment

Clip from Michael Mosley's Meet The Humans

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Office workers are asked to place themselves in order of seniority. Meanwhile, their heart rates are secretly tracked to see who is stressed out by their placement in the ...

Office workers are asked to place themselves in order of seniority. Meanwhile, their heart rates are secretly tracked to see who is stressed out by their placement in the hierarchy.

Cleaning up Charlie's poo is responsibility
2:39

Cleaning up Charlie's poo is responsibility

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Thomas and his mother, Maggie, clean up after Charlie when he is found playing with his faeces in his bedroom. Maggie frustratedly explains to Thomas they'll always have to ...

Thomas and his mother, Maggie, clean up after Charlie when he is found playing with his faeces in his bedroom. Maggie frustratedly explains to Thomas they'll always have to look after his autistic brother after Thomas angrily rejects his responsibility. (Coarse language.)

'Do you ever wish Charlie was normal?'
1:24

'Do you ever wish Charlie was normal?'

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Thomas and his father, Simon, discuss the challenges and "fairness" of caring for someone with autism, and the importance of taking responsibility for your family.

Thomas and his father, Simon, discuss the challenges and "fairness" of caring for someone with autism, and the importance of taking responsibility for your family.

Charlie panics in supermarket
2:12

Charlie panics in supermarket

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Charlie has a panic attack in the supermarket and his father, Simon, struggles to calm him his autistic son down as other shoppers stare at scuffle.

Charlie has a panic attack in the supermarket and his father, Simon, struggles to calm him his autistic son down as other shoppers stare at scuffle.

Thomas catches special needs bus
2:09

Thomas catches special needs bus

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When Thomas is forced to catch the bus with his autistic brother Charlie, Thomas feels awkward and embarrassed around the other students with special needs.

When Thomas is forced to catch the bus with his autistic brother Charlie, Thomas feels awkward and embarrassed around the other students with special needs.

'Flame Trees', bad memories and returning home
5:10

'Flame Trees', bad memories and returning home

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Jimmy Barnes reveals the significance of 'Flame Trees', a song about a homecoming, and how Adelaide holds bad memories for him. Includes old and new footage of Cold Chisel ...

Jimmy Barnes reveals the significance of 'Flame Trees', a song about a homecoming, and how Adelaide holds bad memories for him. Includes old and new footage of Cold Chisel performing the song.