The Secret World Of Arrietty
1:30:03

The Secret World Of Arrietty

SBS2 November 28, 2015

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

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The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. But life is about to change for the ...

The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. But life is about to change for the Clocks when their daughter, Arrietty, is discovered. In English. From Studio Ghibli.

People And Power
24:55

People And Power: Venezuela: Life After Chavez

Al Jazeera English May 18, 2013

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

History

9-10
11-12
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People & Power investigates the extraordinary effort to rid Romania of corruption amid its powerful political and business elites.

People & Power investigates the extraordinary effort to rid Romania of corruption amid its powerful political and business elites.

Kings And Queens
23:34

Kings And Queens: Henry VIII - 1509-1547

Season 1 Episode 6 The History Channel April 9, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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He is famous for having been married six times and for wielding the most untrammelled power of any British monarch. Notable events during his reign included the break with ...

He is famous for having been married six times and for wielding the most untrammelled power of any British monarch. Notable events during his reign included the break with Rome and establishment of the independent Church of England.

Battle Of The Bishops
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Battle Of The Bishops

ABC August 13, 2012

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
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Follows the head of the Anglican Church in Nigeria as he leads a boycott of the once-a-decade Anglican leaders meeting in London, to hold a rival summit in Jerusalem.

Follows the head of the Anglican Church in Nigeria as he leads a boycott of the once-a-decade Anglican leaders meeting in London, to hold a rival summit in Jerusalem.

Kaitangata Twitch
26:33

Kaitangata Twitch

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 28, 2010

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Literature

3-4
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Kate wants to interview the crazy old coot, Lee Kaa for her documentary but Meredith believes there's more to the old man. How does Lee Kaa know that the island is talking to her?

Kate wants to interview the crazy old coot, Lee Kaa for her documentary but Meredith believes there's more to the old man. How does Lee Kaa know that the island is talking to her?

Vatican: Life Within
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Vatican: Life Within

National Geographic April 22, 2011

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
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For the first time, eight Vatican insiders break their silence and talk about their duties in the shadow of the Pope. Their stories, combined with unique images, provide an ...

For the first time, eight Vatican insiders break their silence and talk about their duties in the shadow of the Pope. Their stories, combined with unique images, provide an exclusive insight into the world of the Vatican.

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama
50:44

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama: American Fervour

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 10, 2010

Modern history

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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Historian Simon Schama explores the ways in which faith has shaped American political life. His starting point is a remarkable fact about the coming election - for the first ...

Historian Simon Schama explores the ways in which faith has shaped American political life. His starting point is a remarkable fact about the coming election - for the first time in a generation it's the Democrats who claim to be the party of God. It's Barack Obama, not John McCain, who has been talking about his faith.

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama
50:16

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama: American Plenty

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC May 27, 2010

Modern history

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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After 9/11, Katrina and Baghdad, the robustness of American optimism is struggling to reassert itself against the sobering reality of military frustration and domestic ...

After 9/11, Katrina and Baghdad, the robustness of American optimism is struggling to reassert itself against the sobering reality of military frustration and domestic anxieties. This is an America grappling with an un-American sense of its own limits. Eminent historian Simon Schama turns to fascinating moments in American history to understand the present. In the first episode of the series he explores how American optimism about the infinite possibilities of its land and resources is in danger of coming to a grinding halt.

On Sacred Ground
55:41

On Sacred Ground

ABC2 July 24, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Geography

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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On Sacred Ground looks at the story behind the Noonkanbah dispute, the well-publicised Aboriginal struggle to stop mining in the Kimberley region of Western Australia in the ...

On Sacred Ground looks at the story behind the Noonkanbah dispute, the well-publicised Aboriginal struggle to stop mining in the Kimberley region of Western Australia in the late 1970s. Presented by a young spokesman for the Kimberley Land Council, the film gives an Indigenous view of the area's history from the early days of European colonisation.

The Love Of Money
51:52

The Love Of Money: Back From The Brink

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 28, 2010

Business and economics

Civics and citizenship

History

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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The story of how politicians reacted to the crash of 2008, and what has been learnt from it.

The story of how politicians reacted to the crash of 2008, and what has been learnt from it.

Food For Thought
14:58

Food For Thought: Eating Green - Environmentally Friendly Food

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC March 21, 2010

Design and technologies

Ethical understanding

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Modern food production methods can damage the environment. Presents the information to make informed choices about food: nutrition, environmentally friendly methods of ...

Modern food production methods can damage the environment. Presents the information to make informed choices about food: nutrition, environmentally friendly methods of production; organic farming; genetic engineering and packaging.

Kaitangata Twitch
27:02

Kaitangata Twitch

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC October 29, 2010

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Literature

3-4
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Meredith realises that Lee Kaa believes there is a connection between her visions and the earthquakes. Her grandparents visit and nana drops a bombshell: she knew Shelly Gentry!

Meredith realises that Lee Kaa believes there is a connection between her visions and the earthquakes. Her grandparents visit and nana drops a bombshell: she knew Shelly Gentry!

Kaitangata Twitch
26:43

Kaitangata Twitch

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC November 3, 2010

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Literature

3-4
5-6
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This video has closed captioning
Despite her parent's objections, Meredith meets Lee Kaa secretly and he passes on his old knowledge. Cardwell keeps trying to win Grace over and he reveals his plans to move ...

Despite her parent's objections, Meredith meets Lee Kaa secretly and he passes on his old knowledge. Cardwell keeps trying to win Grace over and he reveals his plans to move back to the Bay permanently.

First Tuesday Book Club With Jennifer Byrne
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First Tuesday Book Club With Jennifer Byrne: August 2010

ABC August 3, 2010

Literature

English

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This month, First Tuesday Book Club host Jennifer Byrne, and regulars Marieke Hardy and Jason Steger are joined on the panel by business leader, speaker and author Geoffrey ...

This month, First Tuesday Book Club host Jennifer Byrne, and regulars Marieke Hardy and Jason Steger are joined on the panel by business leader, speaker and author Geoffrey Cousins, and Charlotte Wood, acclaimed author of The Submerged Cathedral, The Children and Animal People.

Kaitangata Twitch
26:49

Kaitangata Twitch

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 1, 2010

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Literature

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Meredith is avoiding Lee Kaa. Tensions rise in the house and Dad accepts Cardwell's offer to design an eco-friendly development. Kate is furious and takes drastic action. ...

Meredith is avoiding Lee Kaa. Tensions rise in the house and Dad accepts Cardwell's offer to design an eco-friendly development. Kate is furious and takes drastic action. Meredith has her most frightening vision yet.

Kings And Queens
23:34

Kings And Queens: Henry II - 1066-1087

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 13, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Another epic tale from Britain's fascinating royal history, chronicling the rise and fall of King Henry II (1154 - 1189), Henry Plantagenet, the son of a French duke and ...

Another epic tale from Britain's fascinating royal history, chronicling the rise and fall of King Henry II (1154 - 1189), Henry Plantagenet, the son of a French duke and English princess.

This Is Not A Film
1:14:36

This Is Not A Film

SBS2 March 12, 2013

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
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This is a day-in-the-life documentary of Jafar Panahi's experience of being under house arrest in Iran. Filmed almost entirely inside his apartment in Tehran, Panahi expresses ...

This is a day-in-the-life documentary of Jafar Panahi's experience of being under house arrest in Iran. Filmed almost entirely inside his apartment in Tehran, Panahi expresses his frustration of not being allowed to do what he values most - to make films. The Iranian writer/director of internationally acclaimed films such as The White Balloon, The Circle and Offside, Panahi is under house arrest and has a 20 year ban on making films, leaving Iran and talking to the media.

The Age of Big Data
50:50

The Age of Big Data

SBS January 6, 2014

Digital technologies

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Every day we produce more data than the human race did from the dawn of civilisation until the year 2000. Twitter, search engines, scientific experiments, stock markets - ...

Every day we produce more data than the human race did from the dawn of civilisation until the year 2000. Twitter, search engines, scientific experiments, stock markets - these colossal databases can be mined for valuable, sometimes mind-blowing, insights using the most sophisticated algorithms ever created. This documentary explores how scientists are using technology and innovation to search data.