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.

The Greatest Story Ever Told
3:05:01

The Greatest Story Ever Told

Fox Classics April 17, 2017

Media arts

Drama

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The story of Jesus's 33 years on Earth, from his birth to the Resurrection.

The story of Jesus's 33 years on Earth, from his birth to the Resurrection.

Camelot
2:48:09

Camelot

TCM November 18, 2016

History

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This lavish film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical celebrates a fleeting, mythical time of love and chivalry - the reign of King Arthur and the Knights of The Round ...

This lavish film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical celebrates a fleeting, mythical time of love and chivalry - the reign of King Arthur and the Knights of The Round Table. Although torn apart by the conflicts between passion, love, honour and duty, it was a golden era that could have been - and could yet be.

Around the World in 80 Days
2:45:47

Around the World in 80 Days

More Movies February 5, 2018

Media arts

English

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
An English adventurer attempts to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days in order to win a large wager. This 1956 film stars David Niven and Cantinflas.

An English adventurer attempts to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days in order to win a large wager. This 1956 film stars David Niven and Cantinflas.

The Sound of Music
2:44:33

The Sound of Music

Seven December 29, 2018

Media arts

History

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Failing in her attempts to become a nun, a young woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.

Failing in her attempts to become a nun, a young woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.

My Fair Lady
2:43:20

My Fair Lady

More Movies March 8, 2018

Media arts

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A sassy, working-class London street vendor and the elitist Professor Higgins, attempt to turn Eliza into a sophisticated lady through proper tutoring. But, when the humble ...

A sassy, working-class London street vendor and the elitist Professor Higgins, attempt to turn Eliza into a sophisticated lady through proper tutoring. But, when the humble flower girl blossoms into the toast of London society, her teacher may have a lesson or two to learn himself. Adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's 'Pygmalion'.

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.

Funny Girl
2:21:15

Funny Girl

Foxtel Arts February 12, 2017

Media arts

Music

Intercultural Understanding

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The life of comedienne Fanny Brice, from her early days in the Jewish slums to the height of her career with the Ziegfeld Follies.

The life of comedienne Fanny Brice, from her early days in the Jewish slums to the height of her career with the Ziegfeld Follies.

Oliver!
2:19:48

Oliver!

Fox Classics August 20, 2017

English

Literature

Media arts

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Much, much more than a musical. The adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous novel, accounting the life of an orphan who runs away from the orphanage.

Much, much more than a musical. The adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous novel, accounting the life of an orphan who runs away from the orphanage.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
2:17:01

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Foxtel Family August 18, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Literature

English

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A down-on-his-luck inventor turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a fancy vehicle for his children, and then they go off on a magical fantasy adventure to save their ...

A down-on-his-luck inventor turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a fancy vehicle for his children, and then they go off on a magical fantasy adventure to save their grandfather in a far-off land.

Limelight
2:13:59

Limelight

Fox Classics September 26, 2015

Media arts

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A fading comedian and a suicidally despondent ballet dancer must look to each other to find meaning and hope in their lives.

A fading comedian and a suicidally despondent ballet dancer must look to each other to find meaning and hope in their lives.

Mary Poppins
2:13:42

Mary Poppins

Disney Movies April 23, 2016

English

Literature

Literacy

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A heart-warming musical classic about Mary Poppins, a magic super-nanny who flies in with her umbrella to cheer up the kids in an unhappy family, puts things right with her ...

A heart-warming musical classic about Mary Poppins, a magic super-nanny who flies in with her umbrella to cheer up the kids in an unhappy family, puts things right with her extraordinary powers, and flies away again. With the stirring opening strains of its Oscar-winning score and our first glimpse of London from high above the clouds, this timeless family classic begins to works its magic.

Anchors Aweigh
2:13:15

Anchors Aweigh

TCM March 29, 2015

Media arts

Dance

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This Oscar-winning musical stars Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra as sailors enjoying an eventful shore-leave and includes a dance for Kelly with Jerry the cartoon mouse.

This Oscar-winning musical stars Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra as sailors enjoying an eventful shore-leave and includes a dance for Kelly with Jerry the cartoon mouse.

The Age of Innocence
2:12:47

The Age of Innocence

Foxtel Romance June 13, 2015

English

Media arts

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A high society lawyer in a passionless marriage is enchanted by a ravishing woman with a scent of sexual scandal in 1870s New York.

A high society lawyer in a passionless marriage is enchanted by a ravishing woman with a scent of sexual scandal in 1870s New York.

Deep In My Heart
2:10:55

Deep In My Heart

TCM March 23, 2015

Media arts

Music

Dance

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Stanley Donen directs this lavish tribute to Broadway composer Sigmund Romberg (Jose Ferrer). Features Gene Kelly dancing with his brother Fred for the only time on screen.

Stanley Donen directs this lavish tribute to Broadway composer Sigmund Romberg (Jose Ferrer). Features Gene Kelly dancing with his brother Fred for the only time on screen.

The Wiz
2:10:01

The Wiz

NITV June 4, 2016

Media arts

English

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
An adaptation of The Wizard of Oz that captures the essence of the African American experience.

An adaptation of The Wizard of Oz that captures the essence of the African American experience.

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.

Pollyanna
2:08:49

Pollyanna

Disney Movies November 1, 2016

English

Media arts

Literature

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
It is 1912 when Pollyanna Whittier arrives in the town of Harrington where, since being orphaned by the death of her missionary father and mother, she is to live with her ...

It is 1912 when Pollyanna Whittier arrives in the town of Harrington where, since being orphaned by the death of her missionary father and mother, she is to live with her aunt, Polly Harrington, the social and economic arbiter of the community. Met at the train station by aunt Polly's first maid, Nancy Furman, the 12-year-old girl's arrival is duly noted by the local gossip, Amelia Tarbell and her husband, Ben, and by 10-year-old, Jimmy Bean, who lives at the orphanage. Arriving on the same train with Pollyanna is Dr Edmond Chilton, successful Baltimore surgeon and one-time fiance of Polly Harrington, who is returning home for the first time in five years.