An Affair to Remember
1:52:52

An Affair to Remember

Fox Classics September 18, 2017

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A couple falls in love and agrees to meet in six months at the Empire State Building - but will it happen? Director: Leo McCarey; Writers: Delmer Daves (screenplay), Leo ...

A couple falls in love and agrees to meet in six months at the Empire State Building - but will it happen? Director: Leo McCarey; Writers: Delmer Daves (screenplay), Leo McCarey (screenplay); Stars: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Richard Denning and more. -

BBC Proms: Film Music Night
1:52:51

BBC Proms: Film Music Night

Foxtel Arts April 9, 2017

Music

Media arts

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The BBC Concert Orchestra and its American principal conductor, Keith Lockhart, explore the rich legacy of film music from Hollywood and beyond. Featuring; Herrmann Music from ...

The BBC Concert Orchestra and its American principal conductor, Keith Lockhart, explore the rich legacy of film music from Hollywood and beyond. Featuring; Herrmann Music from The Man Who Knew Too Much, Citizen Kane, and Psycho (excerpts) Ennio Morricone Cinema Paradiso (theme) Walton Henry V (Suite - arranged by Muir Mathieson) John Williams Star Wars, Schindler's List and Harry Potter (excerpts) Jonny Greenwood Norwegian Wood (Suite - arr. Robert Ziegler) Sir Richard Rodney Bennett Murder on the Orient Express (Suite) Barry Out of Africa (Love Theme) Various Music from the James Bond films Ennio Morricone The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - Main Theme (encore).

The Winslow Boy
1:52:45

The Winslow Boy

9Gem March 21, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
After being accused of theft, a young naval cadet is expelled. When the case is taken to court, a mysterious and surprising chain of events begins to unravel.

After being accused of theft, a young naval cadet is expelled. When the case is taken to court, a mysterious and surprising chain of events begins to unravel.

Opera Australia
1:52:37

Opera Australia

ABC July 29, 2012

Music

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
If ever there was a love story to break your heart, Puccini's opera La boheme is it. La boheme ranks with Madama Butterfly as the most frequently performed opera today. In ...

If ever there was a love story to break your heart, Puccini's opera La boheme is it. La boheme ranks with Madama Butterfly as the most frequently performed opera today. In spite of its popularity it is, in its own way, revolutionary, taking the spotlight off the kings, queens, warriors and heroes of 19th century opera to focus on more realistic subjects.

Bedknobs and Broomsticks
1:52:34

Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Foxtel Movies Disney +2 October 30, 2017

Media arts

English

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The enchanting story of an amateur witch who, along with three precocious orphans, flies into one fantastic adventure after another aboard a bewitched bed.

The enchanting story of an amateur witch who, along with three precocious orphans, flies into one fantastic adventure after another aboard a bewitched bed.

Flesh and the Devil
1:52:14

Flesh and the Devil

TCM June 8, 2015

Media arts

Music

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Austrian military officer Leo von Sellentin catches but a momentary glimpse of Felicitas standing in a railway depot, but the vision seared into his mind changes his life ...

Austrian military officer Leo von Sellentin catches but a momentary glimpse of Felicitas standing in a railway depot, but the vision seared into his mind changes his life forever. When Leo meets Felicitas a few years later, he can't help but fall in love, unaware that she is already married.

In Search of Chopin
1:51:50

In Search of Chopin

SBS November 15, 2014

Music

Modern history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Director Phil Grabsky explores the life one of the world's most revered musicians, Fredric Chopin. The story is told through Chopin's music, letters and biographies. ...

Director Phil Grabsky explores the life one of the world's most revered musicians, Fredric Chopin. The story is told through Chopin's music, letters and biographies. Performances by world-leading performers and the views of internationally renowned musicologists embellish the profile, exposing nuances of the composer's life and works, never before revealed.

Cars
1:51:47

Cars

Disney Movies May 21, 2016

Media arts

F
1-2
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This high-octane adventure comedy shows that life is about the journey, not the finish line. Hotshot rookie race car Lightning McQueen is living life in the fast lane until he ...

This high-octane adventure comedy shows that life is about the journey, not the finish line. Hotshot rookie race car Lightning McQueen is living life in the fast lane until he hits a detour on his way to the most important race of his life. Stranded in Radiator Springs, a forgotten town on the old Route 66, he meets Sally, Mater, Doc Hudson and a variety of quirky characters who help him discover that there's more to life than trophies and fame.

Swan Lake
1:51:00

Swan Lake

Arts July 31, 2017

Dance

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Prince Siegfried, heir to the kingdom, must nominate a wife at his birthday ball. Upset that he cannot marry for love, Siegfried escapes into the forest at night. When he sees ...

Prince Siegfried, heir to the kingdom, must nominate a wife at his birthday ball. Upset that he cannot marry for love, Siegfried escapes into the forest at night. When he sees a flock of swans flying overhead, he prepares to shoot one with his crossbow. But as the swans land, he stops; before him is a beautiful creature in white feathers, more woman than swan. Enamoured, the two dance and Siegfried learns that the swan maiden is the princess Odette.

Mon Oncle
1:50:46

Mon Oncle

SBS World Movies August 1, 2019

Media arts

Languages

5-6
7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The accident-prone Monsieur Hulot creates havoc in his sister's home. Tati's first colour film won an Academy Award and the Special Jury Prize at Cannes. In French.

The accident-prone Monsieur Hulot creates havoc in his sister's home. Tati's first colour film won an Academy Award and the Special Jury Prize at Cannes. In French.

The Art Of Violin
1:50:34

The Art Of Violin

STUDIO November 23, 2011

Music

History

Design and technologies

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This two-part film explores the history of violin performance during the 20th century and using rare archival footage to illustrate the work of its most significant artists. ...

This two-part film explores the history of violin performance during the 20th century and using rare archival footage to illustrate the work of its most significant artists. Starting with a performance of Mendelssohn's Concerto by David Oistrakh in 1908 and by Yehudi Menuhin in 1916, this first part retraces the evolution of violinistic styles and examines the relationship between performer and instrument.

Firebird And Other Legends
1:49:51

Firebird And Other Legends

STUDIO October 10, 2010

Dance

Music

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A celebration of three timeless ballets - Firebird, Petrouchka, and Les Sylphides - performed by The Australian Ballet at the Sydney Opera House. Hosted by Jennifer Byrne and ...

A celebration of three timeless ballets - Firebird, Petrouchka, and Les Sylphides - performed by The Australian Ballet at the Sydney Opera House. Hosted by Jennifer Byrne and Chris Taylor, Firebird and other legends features choreographer, Graeme Murphy's brand-new interpretation of Firebird, plus two of Mikhail Fokine's best-known works, the sublime Les Sylphides and the vibrant ballet classic Petrouchka.

Yankee Doodle Dandy
1:49:49

Yankee Doodle Dandy

TCM March 29, 2015

Media arts

English

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
James Cagney always wanted to be remembered as much for his dancing as for his tough-guy roles, and he proved his point in this highly enjoyable musical.

James Cagney always wanted to be remembered as much for his dancing as for his tough-guy roles, and he proved his point in this highly enjoyable musical.

Cinderella (Ratmansky)
1:49:29

Cinderella (Ratmansky)

Smooth/Arts April 16, 2018

Media arts

Music

English

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A wisful young woman, her cruel stepmother and stepsisters, a fairy godmother and her handsome prince: the classic story of Cinderella is a treat for all ages, now brought to ...

A wisful young woman, her cruel stepmother and stepsisters, a fairy godmother and her handsome prince: the classic story of Cinderella is a treat for all ages, now brought to life in the grand tradition of Russian ballet. Complete with a lavish set and sumptuous costumes, this production of Cinderella was originally choreographed by Rostislav Zakharov for the premiere of Sergei Prokofiev's glorious score at the Mariinsky Theater in 1945.

Miracle on 34th Street
1:49:24

Miracle on 34th Street

Foxtel Family March 2, 2017

Media arts

Personal and social capability

English

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A little girl discovers dreams do come true if you really believe. Six-year-old Susan has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle - Santa Claus. Her mother told her the ...

A little girl discovers dreams do come true if you really believe. Six-year-old Susan has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle - Santa Claus. Her mother told her the "secret" about Santa a long time ago, so Susan doesn't expect to receive the most important gifts on her Christmas list. But after meeting a special department store Santa who's convinced he's the real thing, Susan is given the most precious gift of all - something to believe in. Director: Les Mayfield Writers: Valentine Davies (story), George Seaton and more. Stars: Richard Attenborough, Elizabeth Perkins, Dylan McDermott and more. -

An American In Paris
1:49:07

An American In Paris

GEM May 4, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Jerry Mulligan, a struggling American painter in Paris is "discovered" by an influentil heiress with an interest in more than Jerry's art.

Jerry Mulligan, a struggling American painter in Paris is "discovered" by an influentil heiress with an interest in more than Jerry's art.

The Princess Diaries
1:47:49

The Princess Diaries

Seven January 9, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A socially awkward 15-year-old girl discovers that she is the princess of a small European country. Will she take to the throne?

A socially awkward 15-year-old girl discovers that she is the princess of a small European country. Will she take to the throne?

Frank Capra's American Dream
1:47:39

Frank Capra's American Dream

STUDIO August 11, 2010

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
There is no more beloved filmmaker than the late Frank Capra, but many people have only started taking him seriously a half century after he made his greatest films, the ...

There is no more beloved filmmaker than the late Frank Capra, but many people have only started taking him seriously a half century after he made his greatest films, the classics we know by heart today.