The Pitch: Clive Palmer
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The Pitch: Clive Palmer

Clip from Gruen Nation

Media arts

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Two ad agencies mock up one election campaign advertisement each, one for Clive Palmer and one against Clive Palmer. Examine these satirical ads and analyse how attitude and ...

Two ad agencies mock up one election campaign advertisement each, one for Clive Palmer and one against Clive Palmer. Examine these satirical ads and analyse how attitude and mood are created through the use of humour and parody. Which ad do you think was the best? Why?

Matthew visits a school to talk chickens
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Matthew visits a school to talk chickens

Clip from For the Love of Meat With Matthew Evans

Sustainability

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How much space do you think a chicken needs on a farm? Matthew visits a school and gets the students to estimate how many chickens per square metre is a fair amount of space. ...

How much space do you think a chicken needs on a farm? Matthew visits a school and gets the students to estimate how many chickens per square metre is a fair amount of space. He also brings along some new feathery friends.

Aunt regrets funding fatal journey
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Aunt regrets funding fatal journey

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

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The aunt of three-year-old Alan Kurdi, the boy who drowned in the Mediterranean trying to reach Greece, Tima Kurdi, reveals her guilt over funding the family's flight from Syria.

The aunt of three-year-old Alan Kurdi, the boy who drowned in the Mediterranean trying to reach Greece, Tima Kurdi, reveals her guilt over funding the family's flight from Syria.

How refugees affect border cities
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How refugees affect border cities

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

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Gretel Killeen and Steve visit Antakya, Turkey, to learn what impact the influx of Syrian refugees has had on local residents.

Gretel Killeen and Steve visit Antakya, Turkey, to learn what impact the influx of Syrian refugees has had on local residents.

Culture, traditions and modernity
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Culture, traditions and modernity

Clip from Untold Australia

Intercultural understanding

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Discover how things have changed for the Gujral family over time. Marriage is a whole different concept to when Manjit and his wife were married, arranged marriages and not ...

Discover how things have changed for the Gujral family over time. Marriage is a whole different concept to when Manjit and his wife were married, arranged marriages and not the way things work now.

Bangarra artistic director reveals creative process
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Bangarra artistic director reveals creative process

Clip from Creative Minds

Dance

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Stephen Page reveals the creative process behind his work with the Bangarra Dance Theatre.

Stephen Page reveals the creative process behind his work with the Bangarra Dance Theatre.

Nash struggles to ignore his hallucinations
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Nash struggles to ignore his hallucinations

Clip from A Beautiful Mind

Media arts

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While Nash once struggled to fight his hallucinations he eventually finds the courage to consciously say goodbye to the three of them.

While Nash once struggled to fight his hallucinations he eventually finds the courage to consciously say goodbye to the three of them.

Loss defines Victor's obsession
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Loss defines Victor's obsession

Clip from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

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An aristocratic young Victor Frankenstein dances with his mother. Elizabeth is brought to meet her new family. Years later, Frankenstein sits in a dimly lit study reading ...

An aristocratic young Victor Frankenstein dances with his mother. Elizabeth is brought to meet her new family. Years later, Frankenstein sits in a dimly lit study reading medical books. His mother Caroline tells him to enjoy life. Victor and Elizabeth dance in the large ballroom. When Caroline faints, his father Baron Alphonse and the attendants are thrust into chaos. A strike of lightening foreshadows Caroline's complicated birth, and she dies. Victor is heartbroken, setting in motion his obses

Victor leaves for Ingolstadt
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Victor leaves for Ingolstadt

Clip from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

English

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Victory, Elizabeth and their friend fly kites on a mountaintop. When an unusual cloud passes overhead, Victor set up one of his inventions, and they all received small ...

Victory, Elizabeth and their friend fly kites on a mountaintop. When an unusual cloud passes overhead, Victor set up one of his inventions, and they all received small electric charges. That evening Victory and Elizabeth share a kiss and decide to wed. Victor leaves for Ingolstadt, where he rents a large gothic attic, with an apex roof. Much of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein relies on architecture to portray the direction of the story, from looming staircases to dimly lit studies and gothic laborat

Winston questions the Ministry of Truth
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Winston questions the Ministry of Truth

Clip from Nineteen Eighty-Four

English

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Winston asks Julia is the resistance is real. The Ministry of Truth descends into chaos after an attack. Winston works tirelessly under the party's rule to re-write historical ...

Winston asks Julia is the resistance is real. The Ministry of Truth descends into chaos after an attack. Winston works tirelessly under the party's rule to re-write historical facts. At home, Winston contemplates his actions and the doublethink logic of the Ministry of Truth.

Robyn processes her mother's death
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Robyn processes her mother's death

Clip from Tracks

English

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Robyn thinks of her mother, processing her trauma as she walks in solitude through the Western Desert. The dry, harsh climate begins to take a toll on her psychological state, ...

Robyn thinks of her mother, processing her trauma as she walks in solitude through the Western Desert. The dry, harsh climate begins to take a toll on her psychological state, and she is thankful to find the water tanks Rick promised to deposit for her. That evening, Robyn turns up a remote farm and takes solace in the elderly couple's kindness and company.

A journey's end
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A journey's end

Clip from Tracks

English

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Robyn decides to finish what she has started, and herself and the four camels: Dookie, Bub, Zeleika and Goliath set out towards the West coast. Ricks is waiting, when Robyn ...

Robyn decides to finish what she has started, and herself and the four camels: Dookie, Bub, Zeleika and Goliath set out towards the West coast. Ricks is waiting, when Robyn and her camels arrive at the water's edge, the two change a welcoming hug before Robyn and her camels enjoy the ocean.

Returning home, a historic meeting and political intimidations
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Returning home, a historic meeting and political intimidations

Clip from Mabo

Indigenous Australians

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The Supreme Court of Queensland holds a historic sitting on Murray Island. Koiki 'Eddie' is refused his election to Island Council. Later he gets into a fight with another ...

The Supreme Court of Queensland holds a historic sitting on Murray Island. Koiki 'Eddie' is refused his election to Island Council. Later he gets into a fight with another local over the complex issues of ownership. Eddie and QC Bryan Keon-Cohen prepare for a day in court. Meanwhile, Paddy Killoran intimidates Eddie's relative Georgie. In court, the Mabo team learn that brothers Sam and David Passi have withdrawn from the case.

Aboriginal Protection Act: Eddie is sent away
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Aboriginal Protection Act: Eddie is sent away

Clip from Mabo

History

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Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo meets with Paddy Killoran, who suggests he work for free on his garbage truck instead of leaving the island. Eddie ' Koiki' refuses, saying he won't labour ...

Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo meets with Paddy Killoran, who suggests he work for free on his garbage truck instead of leaving the island. Eddie ' Koiki' refuses, saying he won't labour for free. Paddy dismisses Eddie's sense of worth and determination, reminding him that under the Aboriginal Protection Act (1939) it's his role to protect him from himself. Eddie refuses again, saying he is not a slave. Benny, Eddie's father, is worried for his son.

Eddie and Bonita fall in love
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Eddie and Bonita fall in love

Clip from Mabo

History

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As Koiki 'Eddie' sits reading a book, his railroad friend teases him about job prospects and tosses him a package. Inside Eddie finds two gifts from his father and home. The ...

As Koiki 'Eddie' sits reading a book, his railroad friend teases him about job prospects and tosses him a package. Inside Eddie finds two gifts from his father and home. The next day he also receives a response from Bonita and their romance beings to grow. The news saddens Koiki's parents, who fear losing him forever. Koiki and Bonita marry.

Amon Goth orders the killing of a construction foreperson
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Amon Goth orders the killing of a construction foreperson

Clip from Schindler's List

Modern history

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SS officer Amon Goth orders the killing of a surplus labour construction foreperson in front of all her workers.

SS officer Amon Goth orders the killing of a surplus labour construction foreperson in front of all her workers.

The action that led to Schindler's arrest
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The action that led to Schindler's arrest

Clip from Schindler's List

Modern history

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An innocent kiss of gratitude during drunken birthday celebrations sees Oskar Schindler arrested.

An innocent kiss of gratitude during drunken birthday celebrations sees Oskar Schindler arrested.

Thomas catches special needs bus
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Thomas catches special needs bus

Clip from The Black Balloon

Personal and Social Capability

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When Thomas is forced to catch the bus with his autistic brother Charlie, Thomas feels awkward and embarrassed around the other students with special needs.

When Thomas is forced to catch the bus with his autistic brother Charlie, Thomas feels awkward and embarrassed around the other students with special needs.