Thalassa
24:34

Thalassa: Ushuaia - The World's End

SBS October 24, 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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Ushuaia is the capital of Tierra del Fuego province in Argentina, and is known as the 'world's end', as it is the southernmost city in the world. Due to its attractive tax ...

Ushuaia is the capital of Tierra del Fuego province in Argentina, and is known as the 'world's end', as it is the southernmost city in the world. Due to its attractive tax laws, many factories have chosen to relocate in Ushuaia, along with their workers and families, but there is now a shortage of accommodation, which means rents are very high.

If Only
24:37

If Only

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS March 2, 2010

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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A refreshing series about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, then perhaps things would have turned out ...

A refreshing series about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, then perhaps things would have turned out differently.

Compass
24:37

Compass: Pudding Church

ABC November 29, 2015

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Since 1971 the Adamstown Uniting Church in Newcastle has been making Christmas puddings to support welfare and community programs in Newcastle, Australia and overseas. The ...

Since 1971 the Adamstown Uniting Church in Newcastle has been making Christmas puddings to support welfare and community programs in Newcastle, Australia and overseas. The demand for their puddings has them baking all year round.

Thalassa
24:37

Thalassa: Filipino Seamen

SBS March 14, 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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Delves into the lives of Filipino container ship seamen who represent a quarter of the world's maritime industry workforce. It also looks at a seafarers' school in the ...

Delves into the lives of Filipino container ship seamen who represent a quarter of the world's maritime industry workforce. It also looks at a seafarers' school in the Philippines where teenagers learn about military-like discipline and acquire their education.

If Only
24:42

If Only

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 2, 2010

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This refreshing series is about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, things may have turned out ...

This refreshing series is about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, things may have turned out differently. It features people telling their personal stories about an event or decision in their past that they now regret.

Thalassa
24:43

Thalassa: Favignana - The Prison Island

SBS November 22, 2009

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and Environment

Ethical Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Favignana, the largest of the Aegadian Islands off western Sicily, is a prison island. Located in the heart of the village, the jail looks no different to the other buildings; ...

Favignana, the largest of the Aegadian Islands off western Sicily, is a prison island. Located in the heart of the village, the jail looks no different to the other buildings; and Stromboli - Going off the Deep End - Located in the archipelago of the Aeolian Islands, the Stromboli volcano rises 924m above sea-level. About 350 people live permanently on this stretch of land that vibrates and explodes every day.

Thalassa: Ghetto In The Delta
24:44

Thalassa: Ghetto In The Delta

SBS January 2, 2011

Geography

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Looks at the gated community of Nordelta in Argentina, where affluent middle and upper class people have fled the high levels of violent crime in Buenos Aires.

Looks at the gated community of Nordelta in Argentina, where affluent middle and upper class people have fled the high levels of violent crime in Buenos Aires.

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.

Fine Line
24:48

Fine Line

Episode 4 SBS April 10, 2007

Media Arts

English

Business and economics

Ethical Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Episode Four considers how frontline news photographers answer the question "how far do you go"? We follow two photographers on a tense but entertaining assignment: covering ...

Episode Four considers how frontline news photographers answer the question "how far do you go"? We follow two photographers on a tense but entertaining assignment: covering the funeral of a Sydney underworld identity. We hear stories from those who made agonising ethical decisions about what images to publish following the September 11th terrorist attacks ABC Radio's current affairs reporter Rafael Epstein re-examines his decision to report a horrifying, unsubstantiated story during the East Timor crisis of 1999.

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.

Thalassa
24:52

Thalassa: Salt Mine Of Araya

SBS February 14, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Venezuelan filmmaker Margot Benacerraf revisits the Araya salt mine, the setting of her 1959 prize-winning film Araya; and Round the World - French school kids learn about ...

Venezuelan filmmaker Margot Benacerraf revisits the Araya salt mine, the setting of her 1959 prize-winning film Araya; and Round the World - French school kids learn about globalisation from Thalassa stories.

Walls of Shame
24:53

Walls of Shame: West Bank

Al Jazeera English July 23, 2016

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Ethical Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
We examine the intent of those who built the controversial West Bank Wall, and the effect on those whose lives has been changed by it.

We examine the intent of those who built the controversial West Bank Wall, and the effect on those whose lives has been changed by it.

Compass
24:53

Compass: The Meaning of Life: Sir Michael Parkinson

ABC September 6, 2015

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Sir Michael Parkinson talks to broadcaster Gay Byrne about the people, ideas, values and beliefs that give his life meaning.

Sir Michael Parkinson talks to broadcaster Gay Byrne about the people, ideas, values and beliefs that give his life meaning.

Thalassa
24:54

Thalassa: Crisis In The Carteret Islands

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 18, 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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The residents of the low-lying Carteret Islands have the sad claim to be the planet's first climate change refugees; and Menorca: The Preserved Island - In 1993 UNESCO ...

The residents of the low-lying Carteret Islands have the sad claim to be the planet's first climate change refugees; and Menorca: The Preserved Island - In 1993 UNESCO declared the Balearic island of Menorca a Biosphere Reserve thanks to its people's collective effort to preserve its unique environment.

Thalassa
24:54

Thalassa: The Empire Of Pearls

SBS April 4, 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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Ninety five per cent of the world's pearls are born in China, which supplies almost all the pearl growing nuclei to pearl farms around the world. This episode takes us to ...

Ninety five per cent of the world's pearls are born in China, which supplies almost all the pearl growing nuclei to pearl farms around the world. This episode takes us to China and Polynesia, where Chinese pearl technicians are in great demand.

Compass
24:55

Compass: Father Ray Comes Out

ABC March 25, 2012

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Religious studies

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Father Ray is a warm-hearted Anglican vicar who is preparing to put everything on the line to share a personal secret with his congregation.

Father Ray is a warm-hearted Anglican vicar who is preparing to put everything on the line to share a personal secret with his congregation.

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
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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.

People And Power
24:55

People And Power: America's War Games

Al Jazeera English April 24, 2013

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
How the Obama administration is re-defining US military strategic priorities with far-reaching consequenes.

How the Obama administration is re-defining US military strategic priorities with far-reaching consequenes.