Josie and Jacob's Have Your Say speeches
2:40

Josie and Jacob's Have Your Say speeches

Clip from Looking for Alibrandi

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
At a public speaking event at the Sydney Opera House, Josie and Jacob deliver presentations with contrasting styles on the importance of speaking up. (Coarse language)

At a public speaking event at the Sydney Opera House, Josie and Jacob deliver presentations with contrasting styles on the importance of speaking up. (Coarse language)

Eddie's young family is left on the street
1:36

Eddie's young family is left on the street

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene, and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, they must find somewhere to sleep for the ...

Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene, and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, they must find somewhere to sleep for the night and wait for the morning train, but all the hotels refuse to let the young family hire a room. After work the next day, Eddie takes a small stand against the endemic racism First Nation people face.

Responsibility to family and to community
7:01

Responsibility to family and to community

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous ...

Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous person. Eddie reminds her of the injustices she faces every day and the satisfaction of resisting the status quo. Archival footage shows the beginning of the resistance, the government's response and instances segregation. Koiki 'Eddie' Mabo becomes a person of interest. Later, a university professor sees Eddie in the librar

A young family is left on the street
3:39

A young family is left on the street

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, the young family must find somewhere to ...

Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, the young family must find somewhere to sleep for the night, awaiting the morning train. All the hotels refuse to let the young indigenous family hire a room. After work the next day, Eddie takes a small stand against the endemic racism Indigenous people face.

Discriminatory legislation, QLD premier and land claims
7:23

Discriminatory legislation, QLD premier and land claims

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Eddie attends a meeting on land rights. Together with family, heritage, cultural knowledge and the Cairn's Aboriginal Legal Service, Eddie sets out the fight the government ...

Eddie attends a meeting on land rights. Together with family, heritage, cultural knowledge and the Cairn's Aboriginal Legal Service, Eddie sets out the fight the government and the legal fiction of terra nullius. In an attempt to thwart the Mabo case, premier Bjelke-Petersen passed the Queensland Coast Islands Declaratory Act 1985.

Sharing brings us closer together...
3:42

Sharing brings us closer together...

Clip from Michael Mosley's Meet The Humans

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
... but oversharing can backfire. This experiment shows just how honest we really can be with each other.

... but oversharing can backfire. This experiment shows just how honest we really can be with each other.

Storyline Australia
51:54

Storyline Australia: Raul The Terrible

SBS February 8, 2007

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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.

Bastard Boys: Sean's War/Chris's War
1:51:09

Bastard Boys: Sean's War/Chris's War

Episode 2 ABC May 14, 2007

History

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In the thrilling conclusion to Bastard Boys, the pressure builds as both sides try to win the hearts and support of the Australian public. As the drama plays out in the full ...

In the thrilling conclusion to Bastard Boys, the pressure builds as both sides try to win the hearts and support of the Australian public. As the drama plays out in the full glare of the public spotlight, there is no room for failure or second chances. Every second counts.

Cutting Edge
51:43

Cutting Edge: Bribes From Baghdad

SBS June 25, 2007

News and Current Affairs

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In this documentary from Canadian broadcaster CBC, Terence McKenna investigates the United Nations Oil for Food scandal, now widely referred to as the largest bribery and ...

In this documentary from Canadian broadcaster CBC, Terence McKenna investigates the United Nations Oil for Food scandal, now widely referred to as the largest bribery and corruption scandal in history.

The Tasty Bust Reunion
50:49

The Tasty Bust Reunion

SBS May 21, 2008

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Told by the people who were there, The Tasty Bust Reunion is a passionate film about the events surrounding the 1994 police raid on Tasty, a gay dance club where 463 patrons ...

Told by the people who were there, The Tasty Bust Reunion is a passionate film about the events surrounding the 1994 police raid on Tasty, a gay dance club where 463 patrons were bailed up at gunpoint and strip searched for drugs.

East West 101
52:08

East West 101: A Prodigal Fear

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS October 20, 2009

Intercultural understanding

History

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

English

Drama

Music

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Malik works with Agent Skerritt from the NSO to track down the car bomb killers. The prime suspect is a Lebanese businessman, but is he an arms dealer? Malik goes undercover ...

Malik works with Agent Skerritt from the NSO to track down the car bomb killers. The prime suspect is a Lebanese businessman, but is he an arms dealer? Malik goes undercover to find out, leaving a gap in the Major Crime detective unit. Also, a murder investigation reveals Chinese student, Jenny, was from a wealthy family. Her parents received ransom demands and paid the money. So why was she killed?

East West 101
51:35

East West 101: Ice In The Veins

Season 2 Episode 4 SBS November 3, 2009

Intercultural understanding

History

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

English

Drama

Music

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
An ambulance officer is stabbed to death by a kid in an Ice induced rage. When Detective Sonny Koa delivers the death knock, he bonds with the dead man's Maori family. In ...

An ambulance officer is stabbed to death by a kid in an Ice induced rage. When Detective Sonny Koa delivers the death knock, he bonds with the dead man's Maori family. In investigating the Ice racket, the detectives find a link to the stolen arms that killed the NSO agent in a car bomb. But can Malik convince his imprisoned target, Akmal, to help?

Tibet
52:10

Tibet

SBS November 9, 2009

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

Geography

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In an incident which shocked the world, a teenage Tibetan nun, Kelsang Namtso, was killed when Chinese border police opened fire on a group of pilgrims as they fled Tibet over ...

In an incident which shocked the world, a teenage Tibetan nun, Kelsang Namtso, was killed when Chinese border police opened fire on a group of pilgrims as they fled Tibet over the infamous Nangpa Pass. The shooting was witnessed by international mountain climbers, some of whom videotaped or photographed the events and also helped rescue survivors and sent the story out to the world. Using the original climber footage, re-enactments and interviews with witnesses and survivors, Tibet: Murder in the Snow tells of young Tibetans who risk their lives each year to illegally cross the rugged Himalaya Mountains in an attempt to see their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, or attend school in India.

East West 101
52:02

East West 101: Men Of Conscience

Season 2 Episode 5 SBS November 10, 2009

Intercultural understanding

History

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

English

Drama

Music

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When Akmal is killed in prison, Malik is determined to find out the truth behind his murder and the murder of the NSO agent. Going to Canberra with the NSO agent's widow leads ...

When Akmal is killed in prison, Malik is determined to find out the truth behind his murder and the murder of the NSO agent. Going to Canberra with the NSO agent's widow leads Malik to an old foe. But his absence causes problems when the squad investigates a mysterious crossbow killing. And Inspector Wright juggles professional and personal problems, as her own brother is the target of an intended hit.

The Last Confession Of Alexander Pearce
58:24

The Last Confession Of Alexander Pearce

ABC2 November 11, 2009

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 1822, eight men escape from the most isolated and brutal prison on earth, Sarah Island in Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania). Only one man survives and his tale of betrayal, ...

In 1822, eight men escape from the most isolated and brutal prison on earth, Sarah Island in Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania). Only one man survives and his tale of betrayal, murder and cannibalism shocks the British establishment to the core. His story is The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce.

The Circuit
51:58

The Circuit: It's A Long Way Home

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 November 16, 2009

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Indigenous Australians

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The Circuit is set in the Kimberley region of North Western Australia. It is a place of two seasons; the wet and the dusty dry. Known for its beauty, vastness and hardship, ...

The Circuit is set in the Kimberley region of North Western Australia. It is a place of two seasons; the wet and the dusty dry. Known for its beauty, vastness and hardship, this region is a land rich in history for its traditional owners, but now sits within the confines of white ownership and white law. This is the home of The Circuit, the Magistrate's Court, which visits far-flung communities several days a month, bringing conveyor-belt justice dealt swiftly and fairly.

East West 101
52:03

East West 101: Another Life

Season 2 Episode 6 SBS November 17, 2009

Intercultural understanding

History

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

English

Drama

Music

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The shooting of Inspector Patricia Wright's brother unites the team at Major Crime. Can they bring the killers to justice? While the detectives gather together to help their ...

The shooting of Inspector Patricia Wright's brother unites the team at Major Crime. Can they bring the killers to justice? While the detectives gather together to help their boss, a respected transplant surgeon is murdered. And Malik's wife, fed up with his obsession with work, leaves with their children.

The Circuit
51:59

The Circuit: In Country

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 November 17, 2009

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Indigenous Australians

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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.