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Port Arthur's panopticon prison
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Port Arthur's panopticon prison

Clip from Coast Australia
Historian Hamish MaxwellStewart gives Neil Oliver a tour of the Port Arthur convict settlement, revealing the detailed records of prisoners, and visiting the panopticon prison ...

Historian Hamish MaxwellStewart gives Neil Oliver a tour of the Port Arthur convict settlement, revealing the detailed records of prisoners, and visiting the panopticon prison and solitary confinement cells.

Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF
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Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF

Clip from Media Watch
Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Muslim woman describes racial abuse
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Muslim woman describes racial abuse

Clip from Australia With Simon Reeve
A Muslim woman describes an incident where she was racially abused in Sydney and Simon Reeve reflects on her sense of Australian identity.

A Muslim woman describes an incident where she was racially abused in Sydney and Simon Reeve reflects on her sense of Australian identity.

The Price of Peace
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The Price of Peace

NITV February 8, 2017
A moving portrait of Tame Iti, Maori activist, and his fight with the New Zealand Crown to clear his name. A story of indigenous people reconciling with colonial power.

A moving portrait of Tame Iti, Maori activist, and his fight with the New Zealand Crown to clear his name. A story of indigenous people reconciling with colonial power.

The Price of Peace
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The Price of Peace

NITV September 4, 2016
A moving portrait of Tame Iti, Maori activist, and his fight with the New Zealand Crown to clear his name. A story of indigenous people reconciling with colonial power.

A moving portrait of Tame Iti, Maori activist, and his fight with the New Zealand Crown to clear his name. A story of indigenous people reconciling with colonial power.

Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out
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Roman Polanski: Odd Man Out

ABC2 September 29, 2013
In her follow-up of the Emmy-winning Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired, filmmaker Marina Zenovich explores the recent legal battle to bring Roman Polanski back to the US ...

In her follow-up of the Emmy-winning Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired, filmmaker Marina Zenovich explores the recent legal battle to bring Roman Polanski back to the US after more than 30 years.

The Kennedys
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The Kennedys

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 5, 2011
At the Justice Department, Bobby decides to put additional indictments of Sam Giancana on hold, compromising his principles. In the South, civil rights demonstrators are ...

At the Justice Department, Bobby decides to put additional indictments of Sam Giancana on hold, compromising his principles. In the South, civil rights demonstrators are protesting. JFK calls a meeting with the Southern Caucus of the Senate, who state their opposition to desegregation.

The Green Chain
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The Green Chain

NITV May 3, 2017
The story of Joe Harawira, a former Whakatane sawmill worker, who fought to seek the truth behind the workplace poisons that afflicted his community.

The story of Joe Harawira, a former Whakatane sawmill worker, who fought to seek the truth behind the workplace poisons that afflicted his community.

Let Freedom Sing
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Let Freedom Sing

ABC January 10, 2010
This film talks to the songwriters, musicians and activists who popularised the music that gave hope and strength to the Civil Rights Movement.

This film talks to the songwriters, musicians and activists who popularised the music that gave hope and strength to the Civil Rights Movement.

Genius Of The Modern World
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Genius Of The Modern World

Episode 2 The History Channel August 5, 2017
Bettany Hughes goes in search of the beliefs of a man whose work is among the most devastatingly manipulated and misinterpreted in philosophical history. Nietzsche's dislike ...

Bettany Hughes goes in search of the beliefs of a man whose work is among the most devastatingly manipulated and misinterpreted in philosophical history. Nietzsche's dislike of systems and of seeking truths left his ideas ambiguous and sometimes incoherent.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS2 May 15, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress & political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart & satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her late night ...

Comedian, writer, actress & political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart & satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her late night comedy show. #SamanthaBee.

41
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41

The History Channel February 3, 2017
The 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush reflects on the highs and lows of his life, sharing personal anecdotes from his childhood, his family, serving in ...

The 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush reflects on the highs and lows of his life, sharing personal anecdotes from his childhood, his family, serving in WWII, his political career, and more.

Aim High In Creation!
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Aim High In Creation!

ABC November 2, 2014
A revolutionary documentary about greed, gas and the cinematic creativity of Kim Jong Il, with a groundbreaking experiment at its heart.

A revolutionary documentary about greed, gas and the cinematic creativity of Kim Jong Il, with a groundbreaking experiment at its heart.

Nixon In The Den
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Nixon In The Den

The History Channel August 19, 2014
Authored by one of Britain's leading academic historians, David Reynolds develops a fresh, revisionist account of Nixon and his ruthless ambition to escape a loveless, ...

Authored by one of Britain's leading academic historians, David Reynolds develops a fresh, revisionist account of Nixon and his ruthless ambition to escape a loveless, impoverished background.

The Kennedys
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The Kennedys

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC June 12, 2011
November 22, 1963. JFK is in Fort Worth, Texas to mend fences between the liberal and conservative wings of the state's Democratic Party prior to beginning his re election ...

November 22, 1963. JFK is in Fort Worth, Texas to mend fences between the liberal and conservative wings of the state's Democratic Party prior to beginning his re election campaign. Lee Harvey Oswald is at home in Dallas, assembling a rifle.

Labor In Power
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Labor In Power The Sweetest Victory

Season 1 Episode 5 The History Channel December 7, 2009
The classic documentary series examining the inner workings during ten years of the Australian Labor Party including the Keating / Hawke rivalry.

The classic documentary series examining the inner workings during ten years of the Australian Labor Party including the Keating / Hawke rivalry.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 27 SBS2 October 30, 2016
Samantha Bee applies her sassy comedic stylings to the third presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas.

Samantha Bee applies her sassy comedic stylings to the third presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas.

Brick City
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Brick City Game On

Season 2 Episode 4 SBS2 January 20, 2012
With the help of a local pastor, Jiwe attempts to organize a Blood vs Crip peace truce basketball game, but authorities in Newark have serious reservations.

With the help of a local pastor, Jiwe attempts to organize a Blood vs Crip peace truce basketball game, but authorities in Newark have serious reservations.

Fearless: Stories From Asian Women
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Fearless: Stories From Asian Women

SBS July 25, 2006
Examines the experiences of four women fighting for social justice. Fathima Burnad is fighting to change a social structure in India that has existed for 3,000 years.

Examines the experiences of four women fighting for social justice. Fathima Burnad is fighting to change a social structure in India that has existed for 3,000 years.

Labor In Power
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Labor In Power Taking Power

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel August 7, 2010
The ABC classic documentary series examining the inner workings during ten years of the Australian Labor Party including the Keating / Hawke rivalry.

The ABC classic documentary series examining the inner workings during ten years of the Australian Labor Party including the Keating / Hawke rivalry.

Inside NSA: America's Cyber Secrets
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Inside NSA: America's Cyber Secrets

National Geographic June 3, 2012
Find out what really goes on inside the National Security Agency, the most secretive agency in the US government.

Find out what really goes on inside the National Security Agency, the most secretive agency in the US government.

Barack Obama
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Barack Obama

The History Channel November 23, 2012
This biography of Barack Obama includes the top stories related to his presidency since the capture of Osama bin Laden. It includes the result of his second term run for ...

This biography of Barack Obama includes the top stories related to his presidency since the capture of Osama bin Laden. It includes the result of his second term run for re-election in November 2012.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 27 SBS2 October 25, 2016
Samantha Bee applies her sassy comedic stylings to the third presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas.

Samantha Bee applies her sassy comedic stylings to the third presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas.

After The Wave
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After The Wave

SBS December 14, 2014
Ten years after the Boxing Day Tsunami comes new Australian documentary After The Wave; the untold story of Australia's extraordinary role in what became the world's greatest ...

Ten years after the Boxing Day Tsunami comes new Australian documentary After The Wave; the untold story of Australia's extraordinary role in what became the world's greatest forensic detective operation.

Who Is Donald Trump?
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Who Is Donald Trump?

The History Channel July 14, 2016
The Unknown Known
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The Unknown Known

SBS March 29, 2015
Academy Award winning filmmaker Errol Morris (The Fog of War) turns the camera on former US Secretary of Defence Donald Rumsfeld. Profiles an often controversial figure and ...

Academy Award winning filmmaker Errol Morris (The Fog of War) turns the camera on former US Secretary of Defence Donald Rumsfeld. Profiles an often controversial figure and his thoughts about the US involvement in the Iraq War.

Letters To The President
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Letters To The President

SBS December 3, 2009
This film follows Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on his trips around rural Iran where he preaches his domestic populism and anti-US foreign policy. The mass support in ...

This film follows Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on his trips around rural Iran where he preaches his domestic populism and anti-US foreign policy. The mass support in the countryside is astounding.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 32 SBS VICELAND December 6, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 28 SBS2 November 1, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 24 SBS2 October 4, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

You've Been Trumped
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You've Been Trumped

SBS2 June 16, 2016
In this David and Goliath tale, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on Donald Trump as he gets set to destroy the crown of jewels of Scotland's natural heritage to build ...

In this David and Goliath tale, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on Donald Trump as he gets set to destroy the crown of jewels of Scotland's natural heritage to build a luxury golf resort. This documentary captures the cultural chasm between the glamorous, jet-setting and media savvy Donald Trump and a deeply rooted Scottish community. For the tycoon, the golf course is just another deal, with a possible billion-dollar payoff. For the residents, it represents the destruction of a globally unique landscape that has been the backdrop of their lives.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 18 SBS2 July 19, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 21 SBS2 August 7, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Clinton
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Clinton

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel July 6, 2016
From draft dodging to the Dayton Accords, from Monica Lewinsky to a balanced budget, the presidency of William Jefferson Clinton veered between sordid scandal and grand ...

From draft dodging to the Dayton Accords, from Monica Lewinsky to a balanced budget, the presidency of William Jefferson Clinton veered between sordid scandal and grand achievement. In Clinton, the latest instalment in the critically acclaimed and successful series of presidential biographies, this film explores the private peccadilloes and the public battles of one of the most fascinating, contradictory, and larger-than-life figures ever to occupy the White House. Over four hours, the film will follow Clinton's extraordinary story from his childhood in Arkansas to his impeachment trial in the Senate of the United States. Through interviews with a wide range of intimates and enemies, as well as writers and historians working on the latest scholarship, we will see the Clinton presidency in a new light. Produced by Barak Goodman.

Six Million Dollar Conman
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Six Million Dollar Conman

ABC2 October 14, 2012
After four decades, America's most notorious conman has been caught. His arrest unravelled a shocking and extraordinary story of multiple identities and deception that ...

After four decades, America's most notorious conman has been caught. His arrest unravelled a shocking and extraordinary story of multiple identities and deception that stretches from a Bavarian village to California, where, in January 2012, he was charged with murder. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.

The Kennedys
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The Kennedys

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC May 22, 2011
The Kennedys is one of the most controversial and compelling miniseries of the year. This epic family story is told through a series of flashbacks, recounting the triumphs and ...

The Kennedys is one of the most controversial and compelling miniseries of the year. This epic family story is told through a series of flashbacks, recounting the triumphs and tragedies of JFK's tumultuous journey to the White House. The Bay of Pigs, civil rights, the Berlin Wall, the Cuban Missile Crisis trace Jack's maturation from an inexperienced mishandler of events, to a statesman and world leader.

Brick City
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Brick City Red October

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS2 December 23, 2011
The city of Newark posts its 50th murder of the year, raising fresh concerns about the public safety policy. As he surveys the scene of a daytime dual shooting, Police ...

The city of Newark posts its 50th murder of the year, raising fresh concerns about the public safety policy. As he surveys the scene of a daytime dual shooting, Police Director McCarthy wonders if an intra-gang war is brewing.

Brick City
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Brick City Election

Season 2 Episode 5 SBS2 January 27, 2012
A look at the immense challenges facing the city of Newark, New Jersey, and its outspoken mayor, Cory Booker. In this episode, election day arrives and Mayor Booker takes to ...

A look at the immense challenges facing the city of Newark, New Jersey, and its outspoken mayor, Cory Booker. In this episode, election day arrives and Mayor Booker takes to the streets to recapture public support. Meanwhile, Police Director McCarthy decides to fight back as damaging allegations against him evolve into threats of violence.

Migrants, Go Home!
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Migrants, Go Home!

SBS2 December 1, 2010
Reporter Paul Kenyon follows the route out of Africa taken by 40,000 migrants a year seeking a better life in Europe. He discovers the way to the UK blocked by a new hardline ...

Reporter Paul Kenyon follows the route out of Africa taken by 40,000 migrants a year seeking a better life in Europe. He discovers the way to the UK blocked by a new hardline policy in France to round up economic migrants and send them home, and an unlikely partnership with Libya's Colonel Gaddafi, who has reached an agreement with Italy to capture Europe-bound migrants at sea and lock them up in desert prisons. But what about those fleeing war and persecution, and relying on Europe to protect them?

The Prime Minister Is Missing
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The Prime Minister Is Missing

ABC November 23, 2009
From the director of the Logie Award-winning Who Killed Dr Bogle and Mrs Chandler? comes a new forensic investigation into the disappearance of Prime Minister Harold Holt. ...

From the director of the Logie Award-winning Who Killed Dr Bogle and Mrs Chandler? comes a new forensic investigation into the disappearance of Prime Minister Harold Holt. With Australia at war in Vietnam in 1967, suddenly Prime Minister Harold Holt disappeared without a trace - an event unparalleled in the history of western democracy. The nation was in shock and disbelief at the shattering news, hoping for a miracle for the man who famously declared it was "all the way with LBJ". (TEACHERS NOTES AVAILABLE)

The Growing Anger Of Hunger
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The Growing Anger Of Hunger

SBS November 2, 2009
Looks behind the headlines of the food riots which have occurred in the last few years around the world, attempting to find possible explanations and solutions through ...

Looks behind the headlines of the food riots which have occurred in the last few years around the world, attempting to find possible explanations and solutions through investigations in Senegal, Haiti, Thailand, Japan, Mexico and India. This film also shows how the major international decision makers are currently responding to the crisis. In early 2008 in Cameroun, three days of rioting left 40 people dead. Around the world, over 30 other countries have witnessed similar riots.

Brick City
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Brick City Circus

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 December 16, 2011
A look at the immense challenges facing the city of Newark, New Jersey and its outspoken mayor, Cory Booker. For the first time in more than 50 years, the Barnum Bailey and ...

A look at the immense challenges facing the city of Newark, New Jersey and its outspoken mayor, Cory Booker. For the first time in more than 50 years, the Barnum Bailey and Ringling Brothers circus comes to Newark, an event that is a testament to the city's increased viability and improving public profile.

Socialist Leaders Of South America
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Socialist Leaders Of South America

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 5, 2010
For the first time since the 1960s, several Latin-American countries which moved to the left in their last elections - Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Venezuela and Bolivia - plan ...

For the first time since the 1960s, several Latin-American countries which moved to the left in their last elections - Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Venezuela and Bolivia - plan to influence the course of history and, by standing together, radically challenge North American hegemony in the region.

Space Sailors
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Space Sailors

SBS December 7, 2010
What happens to the heroes of the revolution when the revolution is over? At the height of the Cold War, a group of ideological farmers from 10 Communist countries were ...

What happens to the heroes of the revolution when the revolution is over? At the height of the Cold War, a group of ideological farmers from 10 Communist countries were groomed as Soviet cosmonauts and became stars of the Soviet propaganda machine. What has happened to them now? A wry and revealing look at the myths of the Communist system and the harsh realities of the post-Communist era.

Obama's America
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Obama's America

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS March 24, 2010
What does the future hold? Obama's America is a two-part BBC series marking President Barack Obama's first year in office. On inauguration day 2009, the new president ...

What does the future hold? Obama's America is a two-part BBC series marking President Barack Obama's first year in office. On inauguration day 2009, the new president studied the "gathering clouds and raging storms" that threatened his nation and declared unequivocally, "we are in the midst of a crisis." A year on as President Obama wrestles with a daunting array of challenges on the world stage and a reeling economy at home, historian Simon Schama looks to American history to understand what is at stake and what the future might hold.

City In The Sky
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City In The Sky Arrival

Episode 3 BBC Knowledge September 25, 2017
Meet the air traffic controllers who, at some times of the year, deal with over 1000 flights a day arriving at the busiest airport in the world. The team also find out what ...

Meet the air traffic controllers who, at some times of the year, deal with over 1000 flights a day arriving at the busiest airport in the world. The team also find out what the future of aviation might look like.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 14 SBS2 June 14, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS2 July 5, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
20:57 | 0

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 13 SBS2 May 24, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Pauline Hanson: Please Explain!
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Pauline Hanson: Please Explain!

SBS July 31, 2016
Director Anna Broinowski explores how Pauline Hanson's speech in 1996 and the decades of debate that followed has influenced Australia today; the impact of her political ...

Director Anna Broinowski explores how Pauline Hanson's speech in 1996 and the decades of debate that followed has influenced Australia today; the impact of her political career on modern multicultural Australia, and the people who have helped her transition from local fish shop owner to Member for Oxley. Featuring many of Hanson's critics, opponents, advisers and commentators, from former Prime Minister John Howard, to current members of the media, including Margo Kingston and Alan Jones; and leading Indigenous commentator, Professor Marcia Langton.

Labor in Power: Conserving Power
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Labor in Power: Conserving Power

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel September 21, 2013
By 1987, the Hawke government was fighting for its life. Bob Hawke craved something no other Labor Prime Minister had ever achieved - three terms in government. A miracle, ...

By 1987, the Hawke government was fighting for its life. Bob Hawke craved something no other Labor Prime Minister had ever achieved - three terms in government. A miracle, preferably more than one, was needed to prevent the government being wiped out by angry voters. But out of the wilderness came great political opportunities. The environment rose to the fore to rekindle Labor's electoral fortunes.

Labor in Power: The Recession We Had to Have
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Labor in Power: The Recession We Had to Have

Season 1 Episode 4 The History Channel September 28, 2013
The bacon Paul Keating prophesied he would bring home with the 1988 budget turned out to be charred gristle. In the lead-up to the October 19, 1987, stock market crash, the ...

The bacon Paul Keating prophesied he would bring home with the 1988 budget turned out to be charred gristle. In the lead-up to the October 19, 1987, stock market crash, the economy was virtually on fire. The Reserve Bank had resisted raising interest rates until April 1988, and by then it was too late. Australia was headed for a classic boom and bust. Thus was ensured the recession that Australia had to have, Treasurer Keating's lamented phrase of November, 1990.

Hidden White House
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Hidden White House

The History Channel January 20, 2017
This special offers a rare look inside the grandest building in our nation's history. For the first time, Americans will get a glimpse behind those imposing walls as we reveal ...

This special offers a rare look inside the grandest building in our nation's history. For the first time, Americans will get a glimpse behind those imposing walls as we reveal what life is really like for those who've lived in the White House. We will expose surprising White House stories kept hidden for too long - like the truth about those secret tunnels and bunkers, and exactly where the President sleeps and works, and how he is protected. And we'll also get insight from the people worked in the White House, including former Press Secretary for George W. Bush, Ari Fleischer.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 22 SBS2 September 13, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Bom Bali: The Story Of The Bali Bombings
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Bom Bali: The Story Of The Bali Bombings

The History Channel October 14, 2012
The horrific attacks of October 12, 2002, are remembered by the Balinese as "Bom Bali". The bombers tell their own stories in detail, explaining how they carried out their ...

The horrific attacks of October 12, 2002, are remembered by the Balinese as "Bom Bali". The bombers tell their own stories in detail, explaining how they carried out their attack, and why. Narrated by Colin Freils.

Asia's Monarchies
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Asia's Monarchies Cambodia

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 May 17, 2012
This series journeys to a number of Asian countries to understand the relationship between the people and their monarchs. In Cambodia, King Norodom Sihanouk abdicated in 2004, ...

This series journeys to a number of Asian countries to understand the relationship between the people and their monarchs. In Cambodia, King Norodom Sihanouk abdicated in 2004, giving way to his son, Norodom Sihamoni - a ballet instructor. Unlike many monarchies, Cambodia's is not hereditary - rather the next monarch is chosen by the National Assembly from a pool of eligible candidates. But when Sihamoni was chosen, what sort of monarch were they hoping to crown?

Brick City
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Brick City To Plea Or Not To Plea

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS2 December 30, 2011
In this new series, we rejoin charismatic Mayor Cory Booker on his quest to make Newark, New Jersey a national model for urban transformation. Tonight, Police Director Garry ...

In this new series, we rejoin charismatic Mayor Cory Booker on his quest to make Newark, New Jersey a national model for urban transformation. Tonight, Police Director Garry McCarthy battles a rising surge of violent crime as he faces numerous political enemies.

America Unearthed
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America Unearthed

Season 2 Episode 3 The History Channel March 3, 2017
Since the 1800s, the City of Rockwall, Texas has had a mystery it's been trying to solve. Allegedly, the town was built on a massive rock wall that was constructed by some ...

Since the 1800s, the City of Rockwall, Texas has had a mystery it's been trying to solve. Allegedly, the town was built on a massive rock wall that was constructed by some ancient civilisation or even giants. Could it be true? Scott Wolter conducts a massive excavation of the wall to figure out who - or what - created this wall and the controversy surrounding it.

The Trials Of J Robert Oppenheimer
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The Trials Of J Robert Oppenheimer

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 8, 2010
Robert Oppenheimer was one of the most celebrated scientists of his generation. Shy, arrogant and brilliant, he is best known as the man that led the Manhattan Project to ...

Robert Oppenheimer was one of the most celebrated scientists of his generation. Shy, arrogant and brilliant, he is best known as the man that led the Manhattan Project to spectacular success. This film tells the extraordinary story of his rise and fall. David Straithairn, whose previous recreation of this era in Good Night and Good Luck was Oscar-nominated, plays Oppenheimer trying to defend himself as he was effectively put on trial for being a communist.

Genius Of The Modern World
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Genius Of The Modern World

Episode 1 The History Channel July 26, 2017
Bettany Hughes investigates the revolutionary ideas of Karl Marx. Born to an affluent Prussian family, Marx became an angry, idealistic radical, constantly on the run for his ...

Bettany Hughes investigates the revolutionary ideas of Karl Marx. Born to an affluent Prussian family, Marx became an angry, idealistic radical, constantly on the run for his political agitating and incendiary writing. In Paris, he first formulated his explosive analysis of capitalism and its corrosive effects on human nature. In Brussels, he co-authored the Communist Manifesto with Frederick Engels. Drawing on expert opinion and new evidence, Bettany reveals the flesh-and-blood man and his groundbreaking ideas.

Inside: Lebanon Hostage Crisis
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Inside: Lebanon Hostage Crisis

The History Channel August 5, 2017
Every 20 minutes someone in the world is kidnapped. This film goes inside the shadowy world of hostages with journalist Terry Anderson who was held for seven years - longer ...

Every 20 minutes someone in the world is kidnapped. This film goes inside the shadowy world of hostages with journalist Terry Anderson who was held for seven years - longer than any Western hostage in history. On the 20th anniversary of his release, Anderson shares his gripping story in an exclusive interview that reveals the full story of his ordeal. Combined with new perspective from Anderson's fellow hostages and hostage negotiators, we go inside the world's most iconic hostage crisis to reveal the intimate story of one of the most harrowing experiences imaginable.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 23 SBS2 September 20, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
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Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 14 SBS2 June 7, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
21:06 | 0

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Season 1 Episode 10 SBS2 May 15, 2016
Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own ...

Comedian, writer, actress and political commentator Samantha Bee brings her sassy, smart and satirical point of view to a range of current and relevant issues in her very own late night comedy show. With her signature wit, Samantha tackles the taboo topics in a way that no one else can.

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