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Alias Ruby Blade
1:17:24

Alias Ruby Blade

ABC  |  August 8, 2013
Exploring a decade long struggle for independence in Timor-Leste (East Timor) and the ongoing peace-building effort through the story of Kirsty Sword Gusmao, a human rights ...

Exploring a decade long struggle for independence in Timor-Leste (East Timor) and the ongoing peace-building effort through the story of Kirsty Sword Gusmao, a human rights activist and former First Lady of East Timor.

Secrets Of Seal Team 6
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Secrets Of Seal Team 6

Discovery Channel  |  September 4, 2011
Operation Neptune Spear. After an intense, decade-long manhunt, the world's most wanted terrorist, Osama Bin Laden, is killed. As details of the raid are released, the public ...

Operation Neptune Spear. After an intense, decade-long manhunt, the world's most wanted terrorist, Osama Bin Laden, is killed. As details of the raid are released, the public is eager to know more about the commandos that pulled it off.

Facing...
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Facing...: Arnold Schwarzenegger

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  National Geographic  |  October 3, 2016
Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using rarely scene footage this intimate portrait examines the ...

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using rarely scene footage this intimate portrait examines the life and struggles of blockbuster actor turned politician Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Catching Milat
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Catching Milat

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  Seven  |  May 17, 2015
Based on the true story of the investigation into the 1990s New South Wales' backpacker murders that led to the arrest and conviction of serial killer, Ivan Milat.

Based on the true story of the investigation into the 1990s New South Wales' backpacker murders that led to the arrest and conviction of serial killer, Ivan Milat.

Explorer: Fighting ISIS
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Explorer: Fighting ISIS

National Geographic  |  July 21, 2016
Award-winning National Geographic writer Neil Shea goes to the frontlines of the fight with the Islamic State to explain how this cultural mix makes the Kurds the best unified ...

Award-winning National Geographic writer Neil Shea goes to the frontlines of the fight with the Islamic State to explain how this cultural mix makes the Kurds the best unified front to end ISIS, one of the most powerful terrorist networks in history.

Most Evil
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Most Evil

Season 3  |  Episode 5  |  Discovery Channel  |  June 16, 2017
Clinical and forensic psychologist Dr Kris Mohandie examines the criminal mind to decode a killer's motive, method and thought process.

Clinical and forensic psychologist Dr Kris Mohandie examines the criminal mind to decode a killer's motive, method and thought process.

Facing Arnold Schwarzenegger
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Facing Arnold Schwarzenegger

National Geographic  |  June 9, 2017
Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using rarely scene footage, this intimate portrait examines ...

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using rarely scene footage, this intimate portrait examines the life and struggles of blockbuster actor turned politician Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Infamous Assassinations
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Infamous Assassinations: The Attempt On Hitler

7two  |  March 8, 2010
Although there had been two previous attempts to kill Hitler, including poisoning a bottle of Cointreau on his aircraft, the assassination attempt which nearly worked at his ...

Although there had been two previous attempts to kill Hitler, including poisoning a bottle of Cointreau on his aircraft, the assassination attempt which nearly worked at his Prussian forest hideaway in Rastenburg resulted in the perpetrators being tortured.

Serial Killers
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Serial Killers

Seven  |  March 23, 2010
Take a chilling journey to Snowtown, the South Australian town where one of the world's most heinous crimes took place. A serial killing truly unique to all others for one ...

Take a chilling journey to Snowtown, the South Australian town where one of the world's most heinous crimes took place. A serial killing truly unique to all others for one reason - the perpetrators believed they were doing the right thing.

Female Fighters of Kurdistan
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Female Fighters of Kurdistan

SBS VICELAND  |  February 5, 2017
Few things unsettle the male mind like a lady in arms. The Kurds of northern Iraq have long recognised this principle and incorporated it into their quest to build a Kurdish ...

Few things unsettle the male mind like a lady in arms. The Kurds of northern Iraq have long recognised this principle and incorporated it into their quest to build a Kurdish homeland in the overlap between Iraq, Iran, Turkey and Syria. Fighting alongside their male comrades in a region not exactly known for its progressive stance on women's rights, the female Peshmerga guerrillas of the Kurdish Liberation movement built a reputation for themselves in the '70s and '80s. This documentary shines a light on the youngest of these new Kurdish guerrilla groups, PJAK, the Free Life for Kurdistan Party, to see how their female fighters are helping their people draft a definitive answer to the Kurdish Question that's vexed Middle Eastern politics for the last century.

The Weather Underground
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The Weather Underground

ABC2  |  August 24, 2014
Nominated for an Academy Award in 2004, this film tells the story of a US organisation named the Weather Underground, known colloquially as The Weathermen, a radical left ...

Nominated for an Academy Award in 2004, this film tells the story of a US organisation named the Weather Underground, known colloquially as The Weathermen, a radical left group known mainly for their outrage at US involvement in Vietnam. The Weather Underground explores the rise and fall of this radical movement as former members speak candidly about the passion that drove them at the time.

Inside the Hunt for The Boston Bombers
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Inside the Hunt for The Boston Bombers

ABC2 Kids  |  May 31, 2015
April 15, 2013 saw a horrific terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon. Inside the Hunt for The Boston Bombers follows lead investigators across the next five days as they ...

April 15, 2013 saw a horrific terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon. Inside the Hunt for The Boston Bombers follows lead investigators across the next five days as they scramble for information against a ticking clock. False leads, false alarms and a wealth of evidence and information present a significant challenge for law enforcers, but they work through the nights and through the pain. Their city depends on them.

Cosby: The Women Speak
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Cosby: The Women Speak

CI  |  January 16, 2016
This provocative one-hour special offers never-before-seen intimate interviews with more than a dozen of Bill Cosby's accusers. First-hand accounts from the women themselves ...

This provocative one-hour special offers never-before-seen intimate interviews with more than a dozen of Bill Cosby's accusers. First-hand accounts from the women themselves help examine the allegations, decade by decade to reveal new information regarding the downfall of one of the most respected entertainers in American history, as well as providing new insight into the case.

The Central Park Five
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The Central Park Five

SBS  |  August 18, 2013
This documentary from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, tells the story of five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in ...

This documentary from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, tells the story of five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in New York City's Central Park in 1989. The film chronicles the case, for the first time from the perspective of the five teenagers whose lives were upended by this miscarriage of justice.

The New Al-Qaeda
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The New Al-Qaeda

Episode 1  |  BBC Knowledge  |  August 21, 2011
Reporter Peter Taylor has spent five years since the events of September 11, 2001, researching Al-Qaeda in Britain and around the world. In this program, Taylor investigates ...

Reporter Peter Taylor has spent five years since the events of September 11, 2001, researching Al-Qaeda in Britain and around the world. In this program, Taylor investigates the changing face of terrorism and its influence on the world. Taylor concludes that Iraq has become the dominant radicalising and recruiting force for many Muslims and that British support for US foreign policy has made Britain a prime target. With the so-called War on Terror far from won, and August's chaos at UK airports, is it time to consider a new approach? To try and end the violence, is it time to engage with Al Qaeda?

Angels Of Rio
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Angels Of Rio

SBS  |  November 9, 2010
Detective Bechara Jahlk is the most famous private eye in Brazil, known for employing a team of young female agents. This documentary follows a case brought to Jahlk's ...

Detective Bechara Jahlk is the most famous private eye in Brazil, known for employing a team of young female agents. This documentary follows a case brought to Jahlk's attention by a 68-year-old import-export entrepreneur, who suspects a link between his company and drug-trafficking in Rio's harbour, and fears that his son Luiz might be involved. Discretion is paramount, so Jahlk sends in his three 'angels', armed with sophisticated surveillance equipment, to infiltrate Luiz's social network.

My First War
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My First War

SBS  |  November 2, 2010
At the age of 28, Yariv Mozer was drafted as a reserve soldier in the second war in Lebanon in 2006. He took his camera with him, and over time interviewed many soldiers and ...

At the age of 28, Yariv Mozer was drafted as a reserve soldier in the second war in Lebanon in 2006. He took his camera with him, and over time interviewed many soldiers and officers. Through their stories he shows the devastation and the destruction caused by this war.

Surviving The Fall
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Surviving The Fall

ABC  |  February 15, 2010
On September 27 1996, a group of parents, teachers and students attending a primary school surfing excursion huddled under a limestone cliff to keep out of the pouring rain. ...

On September 27 1996, a group of parents, teachers and students attending a primary school surfing excursion huddled under a limestone cliff to keep out of the pouring rain. Suddenly and without warning, a portion of the cliff face collapsed. Five adults and four children were crushed to death in what became known as the Gracetown Tragedy. Was the cliff collapse a natural disaster or was it an accident that could have been prevented?

The 101 Who Made The Twentieth Century
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The 101 Who Made The Twentieth Century

Episode 4  |  The History Channel  |  July 26, 2017
From industrialists to adventurers and politicians to entertainers - discover the big personalities that have impacted our world.

From industrialists to adventurers and politicians to entertainers - discover the big personalities that have impacted our world.

Infamous Assassinations
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Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of Heydrich

The History Channel  |  April 16, 2010
On the morning of 10 June 10 1942, whilst driving his open-top Mercedes to his office, Hitler's effective deputy and architect of the Final Solution was blown to pieces by a ...

On the morning of 10 June 10 1942, whilst driving his open-top Mercedes to his office, Hitler's effective deputy and architect of the Final Solution was blown to pieces by a bomb thrown by two Czechoslovakian agents parachuted in by the British Royal Air Force. Hitler exacted a terrible revenge on the village of Lidice.

Obama's War
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Obama's War

SBS2  |  June 1, 2011
Tens of thousands of fresh American troops are now on the move in Afghanistan, led by a new commander, and armed with a counter-insurgency plan that builds on the lessons of ...

Tens of thousands of fresh American troops are now on the move in Afghanistan, led by a new commander, and armed with a counter-insurgency plan that builds on the lessons of Iraq. But can US forces succeed in a land long known as the 'graveyard of empires'? Journalist Martin Smith travels across Afghanistan and Pakistan to see first-hand how the president's new strategy is taking shape.

Infamous Assassinations
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Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of Archduke Ferdinand

7two  |  April 5, 2010
A group of Serbian nationalists were determined to kill the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne. Two of the assassins had bombs and one had a pistol. The Archduke and his wife ...

A group of Serbian nationalists were determined to kill the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne. Two of the assassins had bombs and one had a pistol. The Archduke and his wife were mortally wounded. The events of that day on Sunday 28 June led to the outbreak of World War I.

Vice Essentials
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Vice Essentials

SBS VICELAND  |  July 30, 2017
Twenty years after his death, drug lord Pablo Escobar's impact on the cocaine trade is still felt in Peru and Colombia - from the hired killers he trained as his army of ...

Twenty years after his death, drug lord Pablo Escobar's impact on the cocaine trade is still felt in Peru and Colombia - from the hired killers he trained as his army of underage hit men to the remote cocaine labs and clandestine air strips in the jungles of Peru helping feed the world's hunger for coke. Many locals still struggle to find new crops with which to replace the traditional coca economy.

Eyewitness
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Eyewitness: A Violent Bar Fight

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  BBC Knowledge  |  August 13, 2015
Ten people are secretly filmed as they witness what they believe to be a real crime - a knife attack in a Manchester pub. But when they are later interviewed by the police, ...

Ten people are secretly filmed as they witness what they believe to be a real crime - a knife attack in a Manchester pub. But when they are later interviewed by the police, their memories are radically different to each other's and to what really happened. In an extraordinary experiment with the Greater Manchester Police, the problem of eyewitness recollection is dramatically brought into focus, as are the remarkable techniques used by the modern police to counter our unreliable memories.

Trump's Divided States Of America
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Trump's Divided States Of America

Episode 1  |  SBS  |  February 12, 2017
This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers ...

This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers an in-depth view of the partisanship that gridlocked Washington and charged the 2016 presidential campaign, the rise of populist anger on both sides of the aisle and the racial tensions that have erupted throughout the country.

Terms And Conditions May Apply
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Terms And Conditions May Apply

SBS2  |  July 3, 2014
Have you ever read the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies connected to every website you visit, phone call you make, or app you use? Of course you haven't. But those ...

Have you ever read the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies connected to every website you visit, phone call you make, or app you use? Of course you haven't. But those agreements allow corporations to do things with your personal information you could never even imagine. What are you really agreeing to when you click "I accept"?

Infamous Assassinations
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Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of Michael Collins

7two  |  March 1, 2010
One of the most charismatic leaders in the struggle for Irish independence from British rule, Michael Collins came to realise that only compromise could secure southern ...

One of the most charismatic leaders in the struggle for Irish independence from British rule, Michael Collins came to realise that only compromise could secure southern Ireland's independence and peace. Many of his former colleagues disagreed and, on 22 August 1922, as newly-independent Eire lapsed into civil war, Collins was gunned down in an ambush.

Storyline Australia
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Storyline Australia: Raul The Terrible

SBS  |  February 8, 2007
Raul Castells was born in Che Guevara's village and admires Che's convictions. In 2006, Castells opened a community kitchen to feed the city's poor, in the centre of Puerto ...

Raul Castells was born in Che Guevara's village and admires Che's convictions. In 2006, Castells opened a community kitchen to feed the city's poor, in the centre of Puerto Madero, the most affluent area in Buenos Aires. Local restaurant owners and patrons were non-plussed. Raul is a walking, talking, pushing, barging force of nature. Raul The Terrible is a warts-and-all portrait of a man driven to change his world. The program is also an insight into the politics of poverty in twenty-first century Argentina.

Conviction
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Conviction

ABC2  |  May 19, 2010
This documentary is about the life, wrongful conviction and eventual release of Clarence Elkins who was accused of raping and murdering his mother-in-law and raping his ...

This documentary is about the life, wrongful conviction and eventual release of Clarence Elkins who was accused of raping and murdering his mother-in-law and raping his six-year-old niece in a small town in Ohio, US, in 1998. His wife Melinda spent all her money fighting for eight years to prove that police had the wrong man.

Infamous Assassinations
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Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of King Alexander

7two  |  March 29, 2010
On 9 October 1934, just after King Alexander of Yugoslavia had arrived in France, a man jumped onto the running board of the King's car and opened fire. In the confusion, the ...

On 9 October 1934, just after King Alexander of Yugoslavia had arrived in France, a man jumped onto the running board of the King's car and opened fire. In the confusion, the King accidentally bled to death in his car because his aides failed to apply a tourniquet.

The Circuit
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The Circuit: In Country

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS2  |  November 17, 2009
A flurry of racist leaflets and a lack of faith in him, on the part of the people he is trying to help, put Drew in a bad temper. Sam and Drew seem determined to remain on ...

A flurry of racist leaflets and a lack of faith in him, on the part of the people he is trying to help, put Drew in a bad temper. Sam and Drew seem determined to remain on different sides of the fence. Necessity places them in a position where they find out more about each other, as a courtroom decision has tragic consequences.

The Coca-Cola Case
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The Coca-Cola Case

SBS  |  January 11, 2011
A number of American lawyers and union officials firmly believe that US multinational corporations should be held accountable for the shabby practices of their business ...

A number of American lawyers and union officials firmly believe that US multinational corporations should be held accountable for the shabby practices of their business associates throughout the world. To lead their battle, they resort to a law dating back to the origin of the American Constitution - The Alien Tort Claims Act - which allows foreigners to file suit in the US against Americans who violate international laws. The film tells the story of their fight against one of America's stellar icons: the Coca-Cola company.

Election Day
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Election Day

SBS  |  April 19, 2011
Forget the pie charts, colour-coded maps and hyperventilating pundits. What's the grass-roots experience of voters in today's America? Filmmaker Katy Chevigny fielded 14 film ...

Forget the pie charts, colour-coded maps and hyperventilating pundits. What's the grass-roots experience of voters in today's America? Filmmaker Katy Chevigny fielded 14 film crews to capture the action vertie-style in a diverse range of locations, including Chicago; the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota; Dearborn, Michigan; Cincinnati and Shaker Heights, Ohio; Orlando and Quincy, Florida; St. Louis; New York; the little town of Sapulpa, Oklahoma; and the even tinier town of Stockholm, Wisconsin. The action took place on November 2, 2004. Election Day offers an expansive account of the last presidential election, when America's voting practices, once taken for granted, came under new and intense observation.

Where In The World Is Osama Bin Laden?
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Where In The World Is Osama Bin Laden?

Movie Extra  |  November 16, 2010
When Morgan Spurlock and his wife find out they are expecting a child in an unsafe world that faces multiple terrorist and environmental threats, Spurlock decides to track ...

When Morgan Spurlock and his wife find out they are expecting a child in an unsafe world that faces multiple terrorist and environmental threats, Spurlock decides to track down the world's most wanted and dangerous terrorist, Osama Bin Laden. Spurlock undergoes self-defense training, takes all required medical shots, and sets out to travel to Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Afghanistan, Pakistan amongst others to try and locate the man who has managed to elude the American army for nearly a decade.

Serial Killers
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Serial Killers: Chessboard Killer

Seven  |  May 11, 2010
Alexander Pichushkin charted his crimes on a chessboard, attaching a number and a coin to each square every time he struck. By the time he was caught, Pichushkin had filled in ...

Alexander Pichushkin charted his crimes on a chessboard, attaching a number and a coin to each square every time he struck. By the time he was caught, Pichushkin had filled in sixty-two of the sixty-four squares. Most of the victims were elderly men whom he lured with the promise of a drink. In a televised interview, Pichushkin calmly bragged about his passion for killing.

Law And Disorder
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Law And Disorder: Going Public

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  December 2, 2009
Tonight, the focus moves to the everyday workplace and how three ordinary Australians, the cop, the accountant and the nurse reacted when exposed to events that demanded they ...

Tonight, the focus moves to the everyday workplace and how three ordinary Australians, the cop, the accountant and the nurse reacted when exposed to events that demanded they blow the whistle. Simon Illingworth, the cop who fought corruption for 17 years, but went public when crooked cops and organised crime colluded to kill him; Jeff Simpson, the mild mannered but determined accountant who tried to warn of the biggest corporate collapse in Australian history; and Karen Smith - the nursing aide, who tried to speak up for patients being abused in nursing homes, and who was sacked when she went to the media.

AFP: Australian Federal Police
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AFP: Australian Federal Police: International Deployment Group

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  CI  |  June 27, 2013
Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series ...

Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series you will see how they keep Australia safe from international drug syndicates to terrorism.

AFP: Australian Federal Police
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AFP: Australian Federal Police

Season 2  |  Episode 2  |  Nine  |  October 11, 2012
Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series ...

Come exclusively behind the scenes with access to the men and women of Australia's national and international policing agency, the Australian Federal Police. In this series you will see how they keep Australia safe from international drug syndicates to terrorism.

Facing Suge Knight
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Facing Suge Knight

National Geographic  |  June 2, 2017
Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using interviews with detectives, artists and bodyguards, this ...

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Using interviews with detectives, artists and bodyguards, this intimate portrait follows Suge Knight.

Trump's Divided States Of America
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Trump's Divided States Of America

Episode 2  |  SBS  |  February 19, 2017
This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers ...

This miniseries looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have led to deep divisions in the US, and examines the America the next president will inherit. It offers an in-depth view of the partisanship that gridlocked Washington and charged the 2016 presidential campaign, the rise of populist anger on both sides of the aisle and the racial tensions that have erupted throughout the country.

The Coming War on China
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The Coming War on China

SBS  |  April 16, 2017
Coming straight after the election of US President Donald Trump, this film is one of John Pilger's most timely and urgent investigations. As Trump threatens China with a trade ...

Coming straight after the election of US President Donald Trump, this film is one of John Pilger's most timely and urgent investigations. As Trump threatens China with a trade war and worse, this documentary is both a warning and an inspiring story of people's resistance. Through key interviews - from Pentagon war planners in what is now Donald Trump's Washington, to members of China's new political class who rarely feature in Western reports - Pilger's film challenges the notion of the world's newest, biggest trading nation as an enemy.

Facing Vladimir Putin
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Facing Vladimir Putin

National Geographic  |  May 26, 2017
Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Featuring cutting edge visuals, this episode delves into the ...

Told through the point of view of their biggest rivals, these are the stories behind the world's greatest icons. Featuring cutting edge visuals, this episode delves into the dark world of former KGB man, Vladimir Putin.

Infamous Assassinations
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Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of Verwoerd

The History Channel  |  April 21, 2010
On 6 September 1966, seven minutes after taking his seat in the House of Assembly, South African Prime Minister Dr Henrick Verwoerd was assassinated by Demetrio Tsafendas, a ...

On 6 September 1966, seven minutes after taking his seat in the House of Assembly, South African Prime Minister Dr Henrick Verwoerd was assassinated by Demetrio Tsafendas, a Bible-quoting parliamentary messenger. Verwoerd had played a key role in constructing South Africa's Apartheid laws, but ironically the assassin claimed he was not doing enough for whites. It was the second attempt on Verwoerd's life.

Infamous Assassinations
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Infamous Assassinations: The Assassinations Of Indira And Rajiv Gandhi

The History Channel  |  April 22, 2010
Indira Gandhi, Prime Minister of India, was assassinated on 31 October 31 1984 by her Sikh bodyguards as she walked in the garden of her New Delhi home. It appeared that her ...

Indira Gandhi, Prime Minister of India, was assassinated on 31 October 31 1984 by her Sikh bodyguards as she walked in the garden of her New Delhi home. It appeared that her murder was an act of revenge for her orders to storm the Sikh's holiest shrine at Amristar in 1983. Six years later, on 21 May 21 1991 in Sriperumbudur, near Madras, her eldest son Rajiv was also assassinated by Khan separatists in a bomb explosion.

Infamous Assassinations
25:57

Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of Yitzhak Rabin

The History Channel  |  April 19, 2010
On November 4, 1995, as he was about to address a mass rally of his supporters celebrating the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Accord, one of Israel's greatest Prime Ministers was ...

On November 4, 1995, as he was about to address a mass rally of his supporters celebrating the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Accord, one of Israel's greatest Prime Ministers was gunned down by a young Israeli opposed to his concept of Land for Peace. The trial revealed shortcomings in the Israeli President's security arrangements.

Infamous Assassinations
25:57

Infamous Assassinations: The Assassination Of Sikorski

The History Channel  |  April 14, 2010
On 4 July 1943, General Wladyslaw Eugeniusz Sikorski, Commander-in-Chief of the Polish Army, was flying to the Middle East on a Liberator bomber when it crashed into the sea ...

On 4 July 1943, General Wladyslaw Eugeniusz Sikorski, Commander-in-Chief of the Polish Army, was flying to the Middle East on a Liberator bomber when it crashed into the sea off Gibraltar. He was very anti-Russian at the time and German propaganda claimed that he had fallen victim to the dirty tricks of the Allied Secret Service.

Court Justice: Sydney
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Court Justice: Sydney: Open For Business

Episode 1  |  Crime & Investigation  |  July 2, 2017
An inside look at the machinations of Australia's busiest local court sees Sydney's top magistrates dealing with a violent street brawl that has a surprising outcome, a long ...

An inside look at the machinations of Australia's busiest local court sees Sydney's top magistrates dealing with a violent street brawl that has a surprising outcome, a long running feud between neighbours, and a father of three facing graffiti charges.

Court Justice: Sydney
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Court Justice: Sydney: Importance Of Parenting

Episode 5  |  Crime & Investigation  |  July 30, 2017
Sydney's busiest local courts are home to heartbroken parents supporting errant children as they face the full weight of the law. A young man has attacked police at Mardi ...

Sydney's busiest local courts are home to heartbroken parents supporting errant children as they face the full weight of the law. A young man has attacked police at Mardi Gras, a budding athlete has been caught possessing ice, and a man on a second drink driving charge is read the riot act.

You Don't Like The Truth
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You Don't Like The Truth

SBS  |  August 30, 2011
Canadian citizen Omar Khadr has been in Guantanamo since 2002. He was 15 when he was arrested in Afghanistan and according to international law he is a child-soldier. This ...

Canadian citizen Omar Khadr has been in Guantanamo since 2002. He was 15 when he was arrested in Afghanistan and according to international law he is a child-soldier. This documentary shows the interrogation between a team of Canadian intelligence agents and Omar Khadr using never-before-seen video footage of his questioning. The film delves into the unfolding high-stakes game of cat and mouse between captor and captive over a four day period and analyses the political, legal and scientific aspects of a forced dialogue.

Isis: Terror in Asia
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Isis: Terror in Asia

Episode 2  |  The History Channel  |  September 16, 2017
This two part documentary filmed across Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore, investigates the threat to Asia Pacific from supporters of the Islamic State group. ...

This two part documentary filmed across Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore, investigates the threat to Asia Pacific from supporters of the Islamic State group. Featuring interviews with senior Jihadis, their families and counter terrorism experts, this programme details why radicalisation is spreading across the region, and how it is affecting every day people and communities. We investigate the threats that supporters of ISIS present at home. We detail how some individuals have already planned or committed terrorist acts in Asia, and explore existing programmes in the region that counter radical activity.

Is it Time to Legalise Weed?
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Is it Time to Legalise Weed?

BBC Knowledge  |  October 14, 2017
In this hard-hitting film, musician and documentary maker Professor Green offers a personal and in-depth look at Britain's relationship with it's most popular illegal drug.

In this hard-hitting film, musician and documentary maker Professor Green offers a personal and in-depth look at Britain's relationship with it's most popular illegal drug.

Fidel Castro: The Lost Tapes
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Fidel Castro: The Lost Tapes

National Geographic  |  July 1, 2017
This is the story of Fidel Castro's rise to power and a defiance he maintained until his death at 90. Someone who went from being a symbol of revolution, to a man wielding ...

This is the story of Fidel Castro's rise to power and a defiance he maintained until his death at 90. Someone who went from being a symbol of revolution, to a man wielding power like a tyrant and pushing the western world to the brink of nuclear war.

Snowden
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Snowden

Premiere  |  July 16, 2017
Disillusioned with the intelligence community, top contractor Edward Snowden leaves his job at the National Security Agency. He now knows that a virtual mountain of data is ...

Disillusioned with the intelligence community, top contractor Edward Snowden leaves his job at the National Security Agency. He now knows that a virtual mountain of data is being assembled to track all forms of digital communication - not just from foreign governments and terrorist groups, but from ordinary Americans. When Snowden decides to leak this classified information, he becomes a traitor to some, a hero to others and a fugitive from the law.

Shadow Of Doubt
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Shadow Of Doubt

CI  |  August 6, 2016
In 2010, Susan Neill-Fraser, a Tasmanian grandmother was jailed for 26 years for killing her partner. There were no witnesses, no weapon, no forensic evidence linking her to ...

In 2010, Susan Neill-Fraser, a Tasmanian grandmother was jailed for 26 years for killing her partner. There were no witnesses, no weapon, no forensic evidence linking her to the scene, no confession and Bob Chappell's body has never been found. The police focused on one suspect - Sue Neill-Fraser. Why was the jury convinced beyond reasonable doubt? Her family must prove she is innocent. The more they investigate the more they uncover mistakes, lies and misrepresentation. Set in Hobart, this documentary follows one of the most intriguing and alarming cases in recent Australian history.

15 Septembers Later
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15 Septembers Later

The History Channel  |  September 10, 2016
Featuring interviews with key political figures including President George W Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Rudolph Giuliani, Michael Bloomberg, and media ...

Featuring interviews with key political figures including President George W Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Rudolph Giuliani, Michael Bloomberg, and media heavy hitters Dan Rather, Tom Brokaw, Matt Lauer and Matthew Broderick, this documentary event examines 9/11 through the lens of the last 15 years. Brought to life by photos declassified in 2016, recently released documents from the 9/11 commission, and never before heard stories from photographers and first responders, a new perspective will arise to provide an unrivalled viewpoint of the historic attack.

California High
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California High

SBS2  |  January 12, 2016
When California introduced medical marijuana laws in 1996 it sparked a chain reaction that led to 18 other states passing similar laws. Two states, Washington and Colorado, ...

When California introduced medical marijuana laws in 1996 it sparked a chain reaction that led to 18 other states passing similar laws. Two states, Washington and Colorado, even legalised marijuana for recreational use. With a full legalisation vote due in 2016, California is now considered by many as the key battleground state in the national marijuana debate. A debate that has divided Americans for over fifty years. From the concrete jungles of LA to the remote isolation of Northern California, "California High" takes you on a journey through the eyes of growers, cops, politicians and ordinary Californians to get up close and personal with the issues. It shows for the first time how truly complex the situation is.

Shenandoah
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Shenandoah

SBS2  |  August 7, 2016
This documentary, by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Turnley, captures the 2008 murder of undocumented Mexican immigrant Luis Ramirez by three of the community's ...

This documentary, by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Turnley, captures the 2008 murder of undocumented Mexican immigrant Luis Ramirez by three of the community's white high school football players in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania. It also depicts the aftermath and uproar of a working class community split by many different views on race and values.

Obama: Eight Years Of Power
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Obama: Eight Years Of Power: Inside Obama's White House Compilation

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  September 25, 2016
Obama set out to end George Bush's wars in the Middle East and reset relations with the rest of the world. Obama has kept his promise to keep the US army out of the Middle ...

Obama set out to end George Bush's wars in the Middle East and reset relations with the rest of the world. Obama has kept his promise to keep the US army out of the Middle East but the region remained unstable and ISIS gained a foothold in Syria and Iraq. But Obama scored one big win: he negotiated a secret deal to end the nuclear threat from Iran - behind the backs of his closest allies. In his second term, Obama tried to tackle America's most intractable social problems - guns, immigration and race.

We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists
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We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists

SBS2  |  July 24, 2014
A look inside the world of Anonymous, the radical 'hacktivist' collective that has redefined civil disobedience for the digital age. The program explores the historical roots ...

A look inside the world of Anonymous, the radical 'hacktivist' collective that has redefined civil disobedience for the digital age. The program explores the historical roots of early hacktivist groups and traces how they evolved and coalesced into Anonymous, a full-blown movement with global reach and extraordinary power. Around the world, governments and corporations are taking notice as this loosely organised underground group brings down websites and interrupts commerce. The documentary explores whether this could be the beginning of a new and powerful voice for democratic ideals or just another rogue player craving attention and causing reckless havoc.

Escaping Evil: My Life in a Cult
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Escaping Evil: My Life in a Cult

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  CI  |  August 7, 2013
A man blindly follows god-like cult leader Yahweh Ben Yahweh even when Yahweh unleashes a bloody campaign of murders and beheadings. He maintains his devotion until Yahweh's ...

A man blindly follows god-like cult leader Yahweh Ben Yahweh even when Yahweh unleashes a bloody campaign of murders and beheadings. He maintains his devotion until Yahweh's tyranny and violence is turned against his devoted follower. And when a woman joins a cult, she is forced to beat her children and live under the brutal militaristic tyranny of the Aggressive Christianity Mission Training Corps.

By The People
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By The People

SBS  |  November 4, 2012
This behind-the-scenes documentary traces the historic presidential campaign of Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States from the beginning in 2006 when questions ...

This behind-the-scenes documentary traces the historic presidential campaign of Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States from the beginning in 2006 when questions arise about whether the first-term senator from Illinois would run for the presidency, as the tension and excitement build as the campaign unexpectedly pulls off a win in the Iowa caucuses, to losing to Senator Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire.

Serial Killers
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Serial Killers: Lucie Blackman

Seven  |  June 1, 2010
When Tokyo police raided Joji Obara's various properties, they found over two hundred video tapes of Obara's violent assaults on drugged female victims. Officers had gone to ...

When Tokyo police raided Joji Obara's various properties, they found over two hundred video tapes of Obara's violent assaults on drugged female victims. Officers had gone to Obara's property while investigating the disappearance of Lucie Blackman. The case gained nationwide attention as one of Japan's most horrendous sex crimes.

The Pig Farm
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The Pig Farm

SBS  |  August 16, 2011
When police arrived at a pig farm in rural British Columbia in February of 2002, they stumbled upon a scene of unfathomable horror. The remains of over sixty women were ...

When police arrived at a pig farm in rural British Columbia in February of 2002, they stumbled upon a scene of unfathomable horror. The remains of over sixty women were unearthed - most of whom were Vancouver sex trade workers. This discovery revealed Robert 'Willy' Pickton to be one of the worst serial killers in history.

Manda Bala
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Manda Bala

SBS  |  March 1, 2011
Brazil is known for its beautiful beaches, lush rain forests and vibrant culture. However, in recent years the country has developed a reputation for corrupt politicians, ...

Brazil is known for its beautiful beaches, lush rain forests and vibrant culture. However, in recent years the country has developed a reputation for corrupt politicians, kidnapping, and plastic surgery. Manda Bala (which means "send a bullet") is a film which connects these seemingly disparate elements to create a dazzling, yet harrowing, examination of the political corruption which exists in Brazil.

Use this playlist to allow students to explore different families and understand the reasons why certain people, events and days are important to themselves and their families.
In August 1945 the US dropped two nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, devastating the Japanese cities. See the aftermath of the attacks while exploring the history of nuclear disasters. (ACDSEH107, ACDSEH127)
Share the story of Nelson Mandela's struggle to end apartheid in South Africa and build a more peaceful world with this collection about Madiba's life and times.
This playlist focuses on Australia post 1900 and includes topics such as race, rights and immigration in Australia since 1900. Also find out more about migration experiences to Australia. (VCHHC097,VCHHC098,VCHHC100)
This week investigate the world’s cultural diversity, including the culture of indigenous people. gain insights into different cultural groups, beliefs and customs.
A royal wedding is a marriage ceremony involving members of royal family. This week we are celebrating the royal event the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Space inspires our greatest scientific and creative minds. Take to the stars with NASA, or hop aboard Millennium Falcon in the best of space fact and fiction. (ACSSU188,ACSSU189,VCSSU127,VCSSU128,VCSSU129)
On April 27, 1994, millions of first-time voters cast their ballots in South Africa's first free elections, ushering in the presidency of Mandela. Learn about the enormous change from those who lived it.
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