Thalassa
24:50

Thalassa: Salvador De Bahia - An African City/Nicole Van De Kerchove

SBS August 1, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Salvador de Bahia's 'Black Power' is located in the neighbourhood of Liberdade, the largest black shantytown in Brazil. Plus, atribute to Nicole van de Kerchove, a talented ...

Salvador de Bahia's 'Black Power' is located in the neighbourhood of Liberdade, the largest black shantytown in Brazil. Plus, atribute to Nicole van de Kerchove, a talented French woman sailor who died in Patagonia, Chile, in February 2008.

First Tuesday Book Club With Jennifer Byrne
27:56

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.

Nest
26:55

Nest

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS August 4, 2010

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Vera, who survived the Warsaw Ghetto and the cultural leap from Poland to Melbourne in the 1950's, has created spaces in her home with art, books and objects that remind her ...

Vera, who survived the Warsaw Ghetto and the cultural leap from Poland to Melbourne in the 1950's, has created spaces in her home with art, books and objects that remind her of the good friends she has made in Australia. Kit's love of toys led her to start collecting children's night lights, which glow in the dark, making her flat look like a fairy grotto.

Skin Deep: The Story Of Sandra Laing
47:14

Skin Deep: The Story Of Sandra Laing

ABC2 August 4, 2010

Civics and citizenship

History

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This emotional film exposes the insanity of racism and questions the whole notion of racial identity.

This emotional film exposes the insanity of racism and questions the whole notion of racial identity.

Thalassa
24:56

Thalassa: Treasure Of The Red Algae

SBS August 8, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Every summer, on the Atlantic coast of Morocco, men, women and children are busy harvesting red algae, a precious commodity that arouses great interest amongst the local ...

Every summer, on the Atlantic coast of Morocco, men, women and children are busy harvesting red algae, a precious commodity that arouses great interest amongst the local community and even more so abroad. Only permitted during the summer months, the harvest helps to support thousands of families in dozens of villages along kilometres of coastline. However, danger is everywhere, and each year many accidents occur.

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.

Nest
25:59

Nest

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS August 11, 2010

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Katerina's Greek grandmother spends the summer months with one daughter by the ocean and the winter months with another daughter in a much warmer house. At 97 years of age, ...

Katerina's Greek grandmother spends the summer months with one daughter by the ocean and the winter months with another daughter in a much warmer house. At 97 years of age, she takes us through her daily rituals. Darren works in the tropical fish business and their nest is a 1940s suburban home full of unusual species.

Dick Smith's Population Puzzle
1:06:57

Dick Smith's Population Puzzle

ABC August 12, 2010

Geography

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
What does it take to spark a change in national attitudes? High profile entrepreneur Dick Smith is on a crusade to influence one of the biggest public policy issues facing the ...

What does it take to spark a change in national attitudes? High profile entrepreneur Dick Smith is on a crusade to influence one of the biggest public policy issues facing the country - unplanned population growth.

Thalassa
24:48

Thalassa: Claire's Creatures

SBS August 15, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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33-year-old Claire Nouvian is a documentary filmmaker and a curator at the Paris Museum of Natural History. She has a passion for mysterious creatures from the depths of the ...

33-year-old Claire Nouvian is a documentary filmmaker and a curator at the Paris Museum of Natural History. She has a passion for mysterious creatures from the depths of the ocean. She accompanies researchers from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in California as they probe the depths of the Monterey Canyon using a remote-controlled submersible to observe and capture the amazing creatures that live there.

Compass
29:45

Compass: Mazel Tov, Mazel Tov!

ABC NEWS 24 August 15, 2010

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Religious studies

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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What do young Jewish boys and girls feel as they approach the important occasion of their Bar and Bat Mitzvah? We tell the story of children who are preparing to take this ...

What do young Jewish boys and girls feel as they approach the important occasion of their Bar and Bat Mitzvah? We tell the story of children who are preparing to take this important step into adulthood.

Compass
30:41

Compass: Faith in Politics

ABC August 15, 2010

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Religious studies

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Geraldine Doogue talks to four politicians at the forefront of their parties - the Liberal Party's Hoe Hockey; The Nationals Senator, Barnaby Joyce; the Labour Party's Tanya ...

Geraldine Doogue talks to four politicians at the forefront of their parties - the Liberal Party's Hoe Hockey; The Nationals Senator, Barnaby Joyce; the Labour Party's Tanya Plibersek; and Greens Senator, Christine Milne.

The World Around Us
1:30:18

The World Around Us: China Revealed

7two August 18, 2010

Earth and environment

Geography

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In one of the few times in its 5,000 year history, the oldest, most populous nation on earth has opened its doors to the rest of the world. In today's China, the economics of ...

In one of the few times in its 5,000 year history, the oldest, most populous nation on earth has opened its doors to the rest of the world. In today's China, the economics of feudalism and communism are out, while capitalism is in. Old walls are being torn down, and a futuristic landscape of glass and steel is shooting up in their place.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Desalination: A Mixed Blessing?

SBS August 22, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Near Almeria in Southern Spain's Andalusia, thousands of greenhouses stretch as far as the eye can see along the coast. Each year they yield millions of tonnes of fruit and ...

Near Almeria in Southern Spain's Andalusia, thousands of greenhouses stretch as far as the eye can see along the coast. Each year they yield millions of tonnes of fruit and vegetables thanks to desalinated sea water. But the area has also become a magnet for tourists and property developers, endangering the Cabo de Gata nature park.

Enough Rope With Andrew Denton
41:27

Enough Rope With Andrew Denton: Al Gore

ABC August 26, 2010

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Andrew Denton presents this special interview with former US Vice President Al Gore, currently promoting his feature documentary on the dangers of global warming, An ...

Andrew Denton presents this special interview with former US Vice President Al Gore, currently promoting his feature documentary on the dangers of global warming, An Inconvenient Truth.

Thalassa
25:05

Thalassa: Fishermen Of Tyre

SBS August 29, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Tyre is a large city in southern Lebanon. Nearly two years after the 2006 summer war between the Lebanon-based Hezbollah organisation and the Israeli army, this documentary ...

Tyre is a large city in southern Lebanon. Nearly two years after the 2006 summer war between the Lebanon-based Hezbollah organisation and the Israeli army, this documentary looks at how life goes on, through the eyes of three young fishermen - Hassan, Khamal and Shadi, and at their sometimes perilous activity close to the Israeli border.

Compass: A Good Life
29:39

Compass: A Good Life: According To Ian Gawler

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC NEWS 24 August 29, 2010

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Religious studies

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In this three-part series, prominent Australians present their view and ideas on 'a good life'. Ian Gawler, cancer survivor and renowned healer, talks about his pioneering ...

In this three-part series, prominent Australians present their view and ideas on 'a good life'. Ian Gawler, cancer survivor and renowned healer, talks about his pioneering work in integrated 'mind-body' medicine.

Nest
25:58

Nest

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS September 1, 2010

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Tony, who grew up in the north of England alongside a train line, has settled in Sydney in a weatherboard cottage surrounded with railway memorabilia. Rachelle has a passion ...

Tony, who grew up in the north of England alongside a train line, has settled in Sydney in a weatherboard cottage surrounded with railway memorabilia. Rachelle has a passion for collecting 1930's Czech glassware and china.

Enough Rope With Andrew Denton
52:47

Enough Rope With Andrew Denton: Jamie Oliver/Peter Brock

ABC September 2, 2010

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Andrew Denton will be talking to celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, to be followed by a tribute to Peter Brock with a repeat screening of his 2005 interview.

Andrew Denton will be talking to celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, to be followed by a tribute to Peter Brock with a repeat screening of his 2005 interview.