Giant
3:10:17

Giant

TCM September 30, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Wealthy rancher Bick Benedict and dirt-poor cowboy Jett Rink both woo Leslie Lynnton a beautiful young woman from Maryland who is new to Texas. She marries Benedict, but she ...

Wealthy rancher Bick Benedict and dirt-poor cowboy Jett Rink both woo Leslie Lynnton a beautiful young woman from Maryland who is new to Texas. She marries Benedict, but she is shocked by the racial bigotry of the white texans against the local people of Mexican descent.

2001: A Space Odyssey
2:22:43

2001: A Space Odyssey

TCM August 4, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Stanley Kubrick's influential sci-fi masterpiece about a doomed space mission. Justly famed for its stunning special effects, haunting atmosphere and use of classical music.

Stanley Kubrick's influential sci-fi masterpiece about a doomed space mission. Justly famed for its stunning special effects, haunting atmosphere and use of classical music.

The Remains of the Day
2:10:00

The Remains of the Day

Masterpiece February 4, 2017

Media arts

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This endearing story evolves into a profound and moving study of personality, class and culture. As Stevens becomes engrossed in orchestrating his employer's grand banquets, ...

This endearing story evolves into a profound and moving study of personality, class and culture. As Stevens becomes engrossed in orchestrating his employer's grand banquets, receptions and conferences - which turn out to involve a pact with the Nazis, he realises his unquestioning faith has cost him dearly, both in love and in his neglect of his ailing father.

The Women
2:07:40

The Women

TCM July 24, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Mary Haines, Crystal Allen and Sylvia Fowler battleground is the beauty parlour and fashion-show runway. The engagement begins when Mary's husband takes up with shop girl ...

Mary Haines, Crystal Allen and Sylvia Fowler battleground is the beauty parlour and fashion-show runway. The engagement begins when Mary's husband takes up with shop girl Crystal, and scandalmonger Sylvia gives Mary advice that quickly results in divorce - but that is only the opening salvo in this cracklingly sharp, classic comedy.

The Great Dictator
2:05:27

The Great Dictator

FOX Classics October 19, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.

Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.

The Taming Of The Shrew
1:56:48

The Taming Of The Shrew

ABC September 6, 2014

Media arts

Literature

Drama

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A rambunctious version of Shakespeare's comedy about a rich merchant who has two daughters, one sweet, comely and shy and the other gorgeous but mean-tempered.

A rambunctious version of Shakespeare's comedy about a rich merchant who has two daughters, one sweet, comely and shy and the other gorgeous but mean-tempered.

Stalag 17
1:55:15

Stalag 17

Fox Classics May 23, 2017

Media arts

Modern history

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
When two escaping American World War II prisoners are killed, the German POW camp barracks black marketeer is suspected of being an informer.

When two escaping American World War II prisoners are killed, the German POW camp barracks black marketeer is suspected of being an informer.

The Searchers
1:54:17

The Searchers

GEM September 7, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
An embittered Civil War Veteran returns home to Texas to find his sister and brother-in-law killed by the "Commanches" and his nieces captured, prompting him to set out on a ...

An embittered Civil War Veteran returns home to Texas to find his sister and brother-in-law killed by the "Commanches" and his nieces captured, prompting him to set out on a search lasting five years.

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.

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.

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.

Free Willy
1:47:07

Free Willy

Foxtel Family August 16, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A street kid caught vandalising an aquarium bonds with a mighty killer whale while cleaning up his graffiti. When he learns that the orca is worth more dead than alive, he ...

A street kid caught vandalising an aquarium bonds with a mighty killer whale while cleaning up his graffiti. When he learns that the orca is worth more dead than alive, he risks everything to free it.

The Band Wagon
1:46:56

The Band Wagon

FOX Classics April 12, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A pretentious artistic director is hired for a new Broadway musical and changes it beyond recognition.

A pretentious artistic director is hired for a new Broadway musical and changes it beyond recognition.

Emma
1:46:30

Emma

ABC December 30, 2010

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Literature

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people's affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each ...

Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people's affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own feelings, and her relationship with gentle Mr Knightly.

Kamchatka
1:41:37

Kamchatka

SBS September 17, 2015

Media arts

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Argentina's official submission for the 2002 Academy Awards tells the story of an Argentinean family's struggle during the violent political coup of 1976. It is told through ...

Argentina's official submission for the 2002 Academy Awards tells the story of an Argentinean family's struggle during the violent political coup of 1976. It is told through the eyes of ten-year-old Harry, whose family is forced into exile in order to start a new life and to protect themselves from the authorities.

Adam's Rib
1:41:03

Adam's Rib

TCM November 27, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn sparkle in this sophisticated battle-of-the-sexes comedy as husband-and-wife lawyers who take opposite sides in a high-profile murder case.

Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn sparkle in this sophisticated battle-of-the-sexes comedy as husband-and-wife lawyers who take opposite sides in a high-profile murder case.

She Wore A Yellow Ribbon
1:39:19

She Wore A Yellow Ribbon

ABC December 2, 2013

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The saga of a cavalry officer's last days before his retirement.

The saga of a cavalry officer's last days before his retirement.

Love's Brother
1:38:34

Love's Brother

Ten December 11, 2010

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Despairing of ever finding love, the insecure Angelo uses a photo of his handsome brother Gino to convince a beautiful Italian girl across the sea to marry him.

Despairing of ever finding love, the insecure Angelo uses a photo of his handsome brother Gino to convince a beautiful Italian girl across the sea to marry him.