People And Power
24:56

People And Power: Going To Pot

Al Jazeera English February 26, 2014

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

History

9-10
11-12
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Is America on the high road to legalising marijuana and is this a tipping point for the war on drugs?

Is America on the high road to legalising marijuana and is this a tipping point for the war on drugs?

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
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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.

Parent Rescue
24:57

Parent Rescue: Good Days Bad Days

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS October 31, 2013

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
11-12
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A fascinating new six-part series that looks at contemporary solutions to age-old parenting problems by exploring the work undertaken by Karitane; an innovative service that ...

A fascinating new six-part series that looks at contemporary solutions to age-old parenting problems by exploring the work undertaken by Karitane; an innovative service that offers practical help to families overwhelmed by the challenges of raising young children. Parent Rescue mixes just the right amount of drama and humour to show a diverse group of families, from a mix of different cultures, who are all touched by Karitane's unique approach to supporting, nurturing and promoting family.

Witness
24:58

Witness: Piano: Ukraine Uprising

Al Jazeera English November 24, 2016

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

News and current affairs

11-12
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During the Euromaidan uprising, Ukrainian piano players defied the riot police by playing beautiful music as a gesture of peaceful resistance.

During the Euromaidan uprising, Ukrainian piano players defied the riot police by playing beautiful music as a gesture of peaceful resistance.

Thalassa: Lychee Fever
24:58

Thalassa: Lychee Fever

SBS December 26, 2010

Geography

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
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The lychee season lasts about a week in Madagascar. During that time, the people of Madagascar flock to the bush to pick as many lychees as they can to sell them to European ...

The lychee season lasts about a week in Madagascar. During that time, the people of Madagascar flock to the bush to pick as many lychees as they can to sell them to European importing groups in the port of Tamatave. The official date of the lychee season is announced on the radio and then the race is on. Work is scarce on the island and the season is a chance for the people of Madagascar to get some work.

Everyone Loves A Wedding
24:58

Everyone Loves A Wedding

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS December 20, 2009

Intercultural Understanding

Civics and citizenship

Personal and Social Capability

Ethical Understanding

Asia and Australia

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An eight-part documentary series that explores how 16 culturally diverse couples cope with their 'big day'. As the melting pot bubbles away, many more Australians are choosing ...

An eight-part documentary series that explores how 16 culturally diverse couples cope with their 'big day'. As the melting pot bubbles away, many more Australians are choosing to marry outside their ethic background and customs, family and culture become entwined as people fall in love with others from different backgrounds.

Thalassa
24:58

Thalassa: Sounding The Depths

SBS March 28, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
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A French scientific mission in the Mediterranean explores two important deep underwater sites.

A French scientific mission in the Mediterranean explores two important deep underwater sites.

Thalassa
24:58

Thalassa: Hong Kong's Marine Police

SBS February 21, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
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Looks at Hong Kong's elite Marine Police who patrol the 253 islands that form the Hong Kong archipelago.

Looks at Hong Kong's elite Marine Police who patrol the 253 islands that form the Hong Kong archipelago.

Thalassa
24:58

Thalassa: Jellyfish Day

SBS February 20, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
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One day a year in the town of Jiegou in China, the harbour prepares for a short but very profitable campaign - the harvesting of a tidal wave of jellyfish - a delicacy in ...

One day a year in the town of Jiegou in China, the harbour prepares for a short but very profitable campaign - the harvesting of a tidal wave of jellyfish - a delicacy in China. For the fishermen, the long wait is worth it - the money made from the catch accounts for about a third of their yearly income.

Parent Rescue: Reaching Out - Ep 6 of 6
24:58

Parent Rescue: Reaching Out - Ep 6 of 6

SBS November 14, 2013

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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A fascinating series that looks at contemporary solutions to age-old parenting problems by exploring the work undertaken by Karitane; an innovative service that offers ...

A fascinating series that looks at contemporary solutions to age-old parenting problems by exploring the work undertaken by Karitane; an innovative service that offers practical help to families overwhelmed by the challenges of raising young children. Parent Rescue mixes just the right amount of drama and humour to show a diverse group of families, from a mix of different cultures, who are all touched by Karitane's unique approach to supporting, nurturing and promoting family.

Thalassa
24:58

Thalassa: Norway's Nuclear Problem

SBS December 5, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
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Radioactive material from the Sellafield nuclear plant in the UK has been detected in Norwegian waters. The Sellafield plant was built over fifty years ago by the British ...

Radioactive material from the Sellafield nuclear plant in the UK has been detected in Norwegian waters. The Sellafield plant was built over fifty years ago by the British government to produce electricity and plutonium for the making of atomic bombs. Now it has reconverted into a nuclear waste processing plant, but security is still not guaranteed and fires, leakage and accidental toxic discharge have occurred over the years.

Stories From Home
24:59

Stories From Home

Episode 2 SBS January 16, 2016

History

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
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In the lead up to Australia Day 2016, we present this two-part documentary which explores the country's incredible diversity and what it means to be Australian. This show is ...

In the lead up to Australia Day 2016, we present this two-part documentary which explores the country's incredible diversity and what it means to be Australian. This show is produced by the news and current affairs team, and highlights extraordinary individuals and communities as they use art, innovation and sport to overcome adversity. The first part examines the life of boxer Billy Dib then the second part looks at the life of entrepreneur Tan Le.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Ile Longue - The Secret Island

SBS January 16, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
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Hidden on the Crozon Peninsula near Brest, Ile Longue is the maintenance base for France's four nuclear ballistic submarines.

Hidden on the Crozon Peninsula near Brest, Ile Longue is the maintenance base for France's four nuclear ballistic submarines.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Challenging The Rising Waters/Italy's Prison Islands

SBS December 12, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
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A third of Holland is below sea level, so the Dutch are experts in controlling surging seas and rivers, and are developing cutting-edge technologies to deal with climate change.

A third of Holland is below sea level, so the Dutch are experts in controlling surging seas and rivers, and are developing cutting-edge technologies to deal with climate change.

Witness
24:59

Witness: Saudi Design Queens

Al Jazeera English December 7, 2016

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

News and current affairs

11-12
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In the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, two young women host a design event that is pushing boundaries of art and tradition.

In the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, two young women host a design event that is pushing boundaries of art and tradition.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Toy Boats

SBS October 31, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
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In 2007, the French National Maritime Museum in Paris held a unique exhibition of toy boats, some 150 years old; Tutus to Sydney - When the Paris Opera Ballet came to Sydney ...

In 2007, the French National Maritime Museum in Paris held a unique exhibition of toy boats, some 150 years old; Tutus to Sydney - When the Paris Opera Ballet came to Sydney in 2007 for the first time in its history, eight containers with sets, props, costumes and other equipment sailed ahead of the dancers.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Burmese Bird's Nests

SBS December 19, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
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Swiftlet nests are considered one of the most refined delicacies in Asian cuisine as they are the key ingredient for bird's nest soup. Mali Island belongs to the Burmese Army ...

Swiftlet nests are considered one of the most refined delicacies in Asian cuisine as they are the key ingredient for bird's nest soup. Mali Island belongs to the Burmese Army which runs the local swiftlet nests trade. In season, for about six months, 20 or so men set out to collect the valuable nests. But swiftlets make their nests very high up the many caves of the island, and nest collection is a dangerous albeit profitable occupation.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Amazonian Filmmaker

SBS September 16, 2012

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
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The pioneering work of filmmaker Silvino Santos. Silvino made two feature-length films in 1921 of expeditions in the Amazon rainforest.

The pioneering work of filmmaker Silvino Santos. Silvino made two feature-length films in 1921 of expeditions in the Amazon rainforest.