As It Happened
51:48

As It Happened: Living With The Enemy - Culprits And Victims

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 27, 2010

history

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After the war, the symbols of Nazi power were destroyed, leading Nazis were tried and imprisoned or executed. The arduous and time-consuming process of de-nazification ...

After the war, the symbols of Nazi power were destroyed, leading Nazis were tried and imprisoned or executed. The arduous and time-consuming process of de-nazification (filling out detailed questionnaires to establish one's innocence or guilt) affected the whole adult population.

Cutting Edge
46:34

Cutting Edge: Conservation's Dirty Secrets

SBS August 23, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
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Reporter Oliver Steeds travels the globe to investigate the conservation movement and its major organisations. Steeds finds that the movement, far from stemming the tide of ...

Reporter Oliver Steeds travels the globe to investigate the conservation movement and its major organisations. Steeds finds that the movement, far from stemming the tide of extinction that's engulfing the planet, has got some of its conservation priorities wrong. The film examines the way the big conservation charities are run. It questions why some work with polluting big businesses to raise money and are alienating the very people they would need to stem the loss of species from earth.

As It Happened
47:53

As It Happened: Blitz Street

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS December 17, 2010

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In the summer of 1944, British hopes for an end to the war were raised by news of the D-Day landings. However, a few days later Hitler sent over the V1, the first of his new ...

In the summer of 1944, British hopes for an end to the war were raised by news of the D-Day landings. However, a few days later Hitler sent over the V1, the first of his new secret Vengeance weapons. Nicknamed the 'doodle bug', the V1 was a jet-powered pilotless plane packed with a powerful form of explosive containing RDX. The people who saw it talk about witnessing these buzzing planes pass over and the terror that came when the engine stopped, because that would mean they were about to fall. The V1 is the next bomb detonated over Blitz Street.

As It Happened
51:33

As It Happened: Stalin's Last Plot

SBS June 24, 2011

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In January 1953, Pravda published on its front page an article revealing a conspiracy of 'criminal-doctors', who were mainly Jewish. They were accused of murdering two Party ...

In January 1953, Pravda published on its front page an article revealing a conspiracy of 'criminal-doctors', who were mainly Jewish. They were accused of murdering two Party leaders and of conspiring against Stalin himself. In response, Stalin organised the most violent anti-Semitic campaign ever launched in the USSR, aimed mostly at Jewish doctors. In this program, the children and friends of the main victims recount their experiences related to these nightmarish events.

The Kennedys
1:21:57

The Kennedys

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 5, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

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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.

As It Happened
52:00

As It Happened: Berlin - Dangerous Ideas

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 8, 2010

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Written and presented by Matt Frei, this three-part series looks at different aspects of the history of Berlin. Using the life and legacy of Frederick the Great as its central ...

Written and presented by Matt Frei, this three-part series looks at different aspects of the history of Berlin. Using the life and legacy of Frederick the Great as its central theme, this first episode covers some of the most notable political, social and cultural movements to emerge within Berlin over the past two centuries.

Cutting Edge Special
45:02

Cutting Edge Special: Burma's Nuclear Ambitions

SBS August 1, 2010

News and current affairs

Modern history

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Burma has long been regarded as a pariah state but now comes fears that the military junta is trying to arm itself with nuclear weapons. In Burma's Nuclear Ambitions, a ...

Burma has long been regarded as a pariah state but now comes fears that the military junta is trying to arm itself with nuclear weapons. In Burma's Nuclear Ambitions, a Cutting Edge special five years in the making, see the top-secret photos, documents and blueprints that have convinced Western experts that Rangoon is on the path to nuclear weaponry.

As It Happened
51:57

As It Happened: Azorian - The Raising Of The K-129

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 19, 2010

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Project Azorian was the CIA's audacious attempt to recover the wreck of the Soviet ballistic missile submarine 'K-129'. From its loss in March 1968 until the summer of 1974 ...

Project Azorian was the CIA's audacious attempt to recover the wreck of the Soviet ballistic missile submarine 'K-129'. From its loss in March 1968 until the summer of 1974 the Soviet's were ignorant of the US Navy's successful mission to locate and photograph the wreck, and that the CIA was preparing the largest salvage attempt in history.

As It Happened
50:41

As It Happened: Convoy - The War For The Atlantic - Death Blow

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS March 11, 2011

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As the rest of Europe fell to the Nazis, only the convoys of ships bringing vital supplies from North America kept Britain from surrendering. Tonight, with German U-Boats ...

As the rest of Europe fell to the Nazis, only the convoys of ships bringing vital supplies from North America kept Britain from surrendering. Tonight, with German U-Boats still prowling the North Atlantic, the Allies look to new technology to give them the upper hand and secure their convoys.

Cities of the Underworld
42:13

Cities of the Underworld: City of Blood - London

Season 3 Episode 1 7two September 15, 2014

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Hundreds of ghost stories lurk in the shadows of London, England, but behind every myth and legend is the terrifying truth that sheds light on one of the darkest periods of ...

Hundreds of ghost stories lurk in the shadows of London, England, but behind every myth and legend is the terrifying truth that sheds light on one of the darkest periods of this city's history.

Cities of the Underworld
41:50

Cities of the Underworld: Vietnam

Season 2 Episode 2 7two October 6, 2014

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During the Vietnam War, tunnels, caves and passageways were as infamous as the war itself. Join Don Wildman as he discovers the massive CuChi tunnel system that helped give ...

During the Vietnam War, tunnels, caves and passageways were as infamous as the war itself. Join Don Wildman as he discovers the massive CuChi tunnel system that helped give soldiers the upper hand.

Frozen In Time
46:03

Frozen In Time: The American West

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 16, 2014

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Experience the series that puts viewers inside history like never before. These are moments literally frozen in time, documenting the history of the modern world, from the ...

Experience the series that puts viewers inside history like never before. These are moments literally frozen in time, documenting the history of the modern world, from the 1850s onward.

Cities of the Underworld
42:32

Cities of the Underworld: Catacombs of Death - Paris

Season 1 Episode 4 7two July 28, 2014

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An alternate world thrives below the surface of Paris's charming streets. Eric Geller explores this dark underworld, where both the secrets of the living and the sins of the ...

An alternate world thrives below the surface of Paris's charming streets. Eric Geller explores this dark underworld, where both the secrets of the living and the sins of the dead are revealed.

As It Happened
48:31

As It Happened: The Polish Battle Of Britain

SBS November 5, 2010

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In the summer of 1940 a desperate battle raged in the skies of England. If Britain lost, Hitler would invade. At the heart of the fight was one remarkable squadron. Brave, ...

In the summer of 1940 a desperate battle raged in the skies of England. If Britain lost, Hitler would invade. At the heart of the fight was one remarkable squadron. Brave, rebellious, unconventional. 303 squadron shot down twice as many Germans and boasted one of the Battle of Britain's greatest aces. This dramatised documentary recounts how, during the most decisive phase of The Battle of the Britain, a single squadron of 34 Polish fighter pilots wreaked havoc on the Luftwaffe, in the process helping to change the course of history and overturning RAF prejudices.

As It Happened
52:34

As It Happened: Hitler's Family - In The Shadow Of The Dictator

SBS2 November 30, 2010

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Adolf Hitler consistently denied his family lineage, for fear that his ragtag bunch of ancestors and living relatives could tarnish his reputation or expose his imperfect ...

Adolf Hitler consistently denied his family lineage, for fear that his ragtag bunch of ancestors and living relatives could tarnish his reputation or expose his imperfect Aryan background. His family had a history of psychiatric disorders, and his second cousin, Aloisia Veit, was locked up in an asylum for nine years, before being sent to the gas chambers for being "unworthy of life".

As It Happened
55:01

As It Happened: The Two Faces Of Auschwitz

SBS August 3, 2012

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Renowned filmmaker William Karel recounts life in Auschwitz in 1944 through two recently discovered photo albums. One album was found by camp survivor Lili Jacob, which ...

Renowned filmmaker William Karel recounts life in Auschwitz in 1944 through two recently discovered photo albums. One album was found by camp survivor Lili Jacob, which relates to the arrival of a convoy of Hungarian Jews in Auschwitz in May 1944.

Engineering an Empire: Carthage
44:37

Engineering an Empire: Carthage

The History Channel May 30, 2007

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After its founding at the end of the seventh century B.C., Carthage soon grew into one of greatest civilizations of the Ancient World - a remarkable city-state that dominated ...

After its founding at the end of the seventh century B.C., Carthage soon grew into one of greatest civilizations of the Ancient World - a remarkable city-state that dominated the Mediterranean for nearly 600 years.

As It Happened
46:31

As It Happened: Hitler's Bodyguard - How Hitler's Bodyguard Worked

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 12, 2010

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From the award-winning producers of Churchill's Bodyguard comes Hitler's Bodyguard. Hitler caused the death of millions of people. He was hated by those he persecuted and who ...

From the award-winning producers of Churchill's Bodyguard comes Hitler's Bodyguard. Hitler caused the death of millions of people. He was hated by those he persecuted and who worked for him. But for 25 years, no one managed to kill him. Hitler had thousands of bodyguards, and Winston Churchill had very few. He had over 40 attempts on his life travelling throughout Europe.