Artscape
28:31

Artscape: Carnival Queen

ABC August 23, 2011

Personal and social capability

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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The intimacies of life inside a carnival troupe as a new show is born. This expose reveals how ambition, sexuality, love and motherhood intersect with the making of theatre.

The intimacies of life inside a carnival troupe as a new show is born. This expose reveals how ambition, sexuality, love and motherhood intersect with the making of theatre.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
26:25

Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Abel Ferrara

Season 1 Episode 58 Foxtel Bio February 2, 2015

Media arts

Drama

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

Jerry Springer: The Opera
2:00:08

Jerry Springer: The Opera

SBS Viceland October 8, 2019

Music

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
The award-winning, hit musical filmed live in London's West End. This theatrical spectacle made theatre history by receiving an unprecedented four awards for best musical.

The award-winning, hit musical filmed live in London's West End. This theatrical spectacle made theatre history by receiving an unprecedented four awards for best musical.

Feud: Bette and Joan
47:02

Feud: Bette and Joan: More, Or Less

Episode 4 Showcase April 6, 2017

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Bad word-of-mouth plagues What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? on the eve of its release; Bette and Joan brace for failure; Pauline tries to break gender barriers; Oscar ...

Bad word-of-mouth plagues What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? on the eve of its release; Bette and Joan brace for failure; Pauline tries to break gender barriers; Oscar nominations are announced.

David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema
59:35

David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema: Game Changers

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC June 6, 2017

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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Filmmakers gained confidence with the boldness of Picnic at Hanging Rock and Mad Max; global success of Crocodile Dundee and Shine; flamboyance of Strictly Ballroom; and the ...

Filmmakers gained confidence with the boldness of Picnic at Hanging Rock and Mad Max; global success of Crocodile Dundee and Shine; flamboyance of Strictly Ballroom; and the substance and style of Samson and Delilah.

Taboo
55:52

Taboo

Episode 3 BBC First July 31, 2017

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
James Delaney finds himself alone with the mysterious Dr Dumbarton, discovering an unlikely new ally. With enemies lurking in every corner, James decides only radical action ...

James Delaney finds himself alone with the mysterious Dr Dumbarton, discovering an unlikely new ally. With enemies lurking in every corner, James decides only radical action and perilous affiliations will be able to safeguard him from those intent on his demise.

David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema
58:53

David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema: Family

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 20, 2017

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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This episode is about families: The Castle's nuclear family; the family of faith in The Devil's Playground; Romper Stomper's neo-Nazis; the immigrants in Head On; and crime ...

This episode is about families: The Castle's nuclear family; the family of faith in The Devil's Playground; Romper Stomper's neo-Nazis; the immigrants in Head On; and crime families from Ned Kelly to Animal Kingdom.

Misery Loves Comedy
1:34:13

Misery Loves Comedy

ABC August 9, 2015

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Over 50 very famous American and Canadian filmmakers, writers, and comedians share life and professional journeys and insights, in an effort to shed light on the thesis: Do ...

Over 50 very famous American and Canadian filmmakers, writers, and comedians share life and professional journeys and insights, in an effort to shed light on the thesis: Do you have to be miserable to be funny?

Feud: Bette and Joan
42:45

Feud: Bette and Joan: And The Winner Is... (The Oscars Of 1963)

Episode 5 Showcase April 9, 2017

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Bette is on track to win a record-breaking, third Best Actress Oscar. Joan and Hedda launch a clandestine campaign against Bette.

Bette is on track to win a record-breaking, third Best Actress Oscar. Joan and Hedda launch a clandestine campaign against Bette.

Feud: Bette and Joan
45:02

Feud: Bette and Joan: Hagsploitation

Season 1 Episode 6 Showcase April 16, 2017

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Hungry for another hit, Warner pressures Aldrich to bring the original team back together for a follow-up hag horror pic. Meanwhile, someone from Joan's past poses a threat.

Hungry for another hit, Warner pressures Aldrich to bring the original team back together for a follow-up hag horror pic. Meanwhile, someone from Joan's past poses a threat.

David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema
1:00:15

David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema: Outsiders

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC June 13, 2017

Media arts

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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Episode two celebrates the endurance of outsiders in Australian cinema, be it newcomers in They're A Weird Mob and Wake In Fright, or locals out of step with the mainstream in ...

Episode two celebrates the endurance of outsiders in Australian cinema, be it newcomers in They're A Weird Mob and Wake In Fright, or locals out of step with the mainstream in Evil Angels, Muriel's Wedding and Priscilla.

Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows
1:27:54

Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows

Foxtel Arts October 7, 2016

Media arts

Drama

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Actor/director Clint Eastwood tells his life story, from his childhood in depression-era California to his astonishing rise to superstardom. Each major period of Eastwood's ...

Actor/director Clint Eastwood tells his life story, from his childhood in depression-era California to his astonishing rise to superstardom. Each major period of Eastwood's life is juxtaposed with a corresponding phase in the thematic development of his work.

Life
1:40:26

Life

Nine May 24, 2020

Media arts

Drama

Visual arts

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
In 1955, young photographer Dennis Stock develops a close bond with actor James Dean while shooting pictures of the rising Hollywood star.

In 1955, young photographer Dennis Stock develops a close bond with actor James Dean while shooting pictures of the rising Hollywood star.

August: Osage County
1:51:04

August: Osage County

Nine June 6, 2020

Media arts

Drama

English

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
This film tells the dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back ...

This film tells the dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them. Letts' play made its Broadway debut in December 2007 after premiering at Chicago's legendary Steppenwolf Theatre earlier that year. It continued with a successful international run. based on the Tracy Letts play.

Joan Rivers
1:21:04

Joan Rivers

ABC2 December 12, 2012

Media arts

Drama

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work takes us on a year-long ride with the irreverent comedian and pop icon Joan Rivers, peeling away the mask of the legendary performer, laying bare ...

Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work takes us on a year-long ride with the irreverent comedian and pop icon Joan Rivers, peeling away the mask of the legendary performer, laying bare both the struggle and thrill of living life as a groundbreaking female entertainer.

Monty Python: The Meaning Of Live
1:33:37

Monty Python: The Meaning Of Live

SBS March 1, 2015

Media arts

Drama

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
This observational documentary reveals the humour, chaos and passion that went into bringing the Flying Circus to the stage, while offering unique insights into each of the ...

This observational documentary reveals the humour, chaos and passion that went into bringing the Flying Circus to the stage, while offering unique insights into each of the stars. There is Eric Idle pulling the show together with Broadway panache, Terry Jones distracted by his latest feature film, John Cleese's detail-driven perfectionism, Michael Palin rediscovering the joy of improvisation, and Terry Gilliam, restless with the demands of returning to Python. Alongside the rehearsals, the story of Monty Python Live emerges as the journey to The O2 arena also takes place through four decades of Python history.

Macbeth
1:48:41

Macbeth

Masterpiece September 19, 2016

Media arts

English

Drama

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Macbeth is the story of a fearless warrior and inspiring leader brought low by ambition and desire. A thrilling interpretation of the dramatic realities of the times and a ...

Macbeth is the story of a fearless warrior and inspiring leader brought low by ambition and desire. A thrilling interpretation of the dramatic realities of the times and a truthful reimagining of what wartime must have really been like for one of Shakespeare's most famous and compelling characters, a story of all-consuming passion and ambition set in war-torn 11th century Scotland.

Artscape
28:16

Artscape: Don't Try This At Home

ABC April 9, 2013

Personal and social capability

Drama

Visual arts

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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Of all the artistic mediums, 'performance art' is perhaps the most difficult to define. From violent interaction, to political expression and shocking self mutilation, ...

Of all the artistic mediums, 'performance art' is perhaps the most difficult to define. From violent interaction, to political expression and shocking self mutilation, performance artists engage their bodies as canvas. Shocking? Certainly. Political? Often. But performance art can also be beautiful, creating arresting images guaranteed to take your breath away.