Queen of the Desert
2:02:39

Queen of the Desert

SBS April 5, 2018

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The story of Queen of the Desert is based on the true-life story of Gertrude Bell, who was a British political officer and archaeologist but ultimately a trailblazer on her ...

The story of Queen of the Desert is based on the true-life story of Gertrude Bell, who was a British political officer and archaeologist but ultimately a trailblazer on her terms. The story details the extraordinary adventures of Bell wrestling with the conflicts of love and tragedy, enemy and friend, and foreign and familiar as she sought to understand and unify people from different cultures.

The Promise
1:37:52

The Promise

SBS May 4, 2016

Media arts

Languages

History

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
An epic tale of passion that unfolds against a backdrop of war as a beautiful and mysterious princess becomes the object of affection for three very different men - a powerful ...

An epic tale of passion that unfolds against a backdrop of war as a beautiful and mysterious princess becomes the object of affection for three very different men - a powerful duke, a brave general and a lowly slave. Unbeknownst to the men, the princess made a pact with a goddess in her youth where she will forsake the prospect of true love for the promise of riches and power. Nominated for the 2006 Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film. Directed by Chen Kaige and stars Cecilia Cheung, Jang Dong-gun and Hiroyuki Sanada. (From China, in Mandarin) (Action Adventure) (2005) (Rpt) M(A,V)

Bulgaria's Abandoned Children Revisited
53:53

Bulgaria's Abandoned Children Revisited

FOXTEL Bio August 22, 2011

Health and PE

Intercultural understanding

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The heart-rending and eye-opening story of Bulgaria's institutionalised children. In the hills of rural Bulgaria lies Mogilino, a small village whose main employer is the ...

The heart-rending and eye-opening story of Bulgaria's institutionalised children. In the hills of rural Bulgaria lies Mogilino, a small village whose main employer is the children's Social Care Home - where 75 unwanted children are growing up. Few of the children can talk, not necessarily because they are unable but rather because no-one has ever taught them how.

After the Holocaust
55:27

After the Holocaust

The History Channel January 27, 2019

Modern history

History

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The darkest chapter in the history of mankind has finally come to an end - or so we thought. For the Jews of Europe, the suffering, the dying, and the grief continued, and ...

The darkest chapter in the history of mankind has finally come to an end - or so we thought. For the Jews of Europe, the suffering, the dying, and the grief continued, and still continues, to this very day.

BirdWatchers
1:39:27

BirdWatchers

SBS June 13, 2016

Media arts

Geography

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
An Amazonian Guarani tribe makes a modest living entertaining tourists, however life is much tougher on their reservation. When village elder Nadio decides to move his people ...

An Amazonian Guarani tribe makes a modest living entertaining tourists, however life is much tougher on their reservation. When village elder Nadio decides to move his people back to their ancestral homelands, they anger local land owners who now occupy the land. Then, when one of the young tribesmen falls for a farmer's daughter, tensions escalate to dangerous proportions.

VICE
27:06

VICE: Corruption

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS VICELAND January 22, 2017

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Civics and citizenship

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This episode explores how China's GNP fixation has turned supply and demand into build now, sell later. Then, discover how the situation has worsened for post-Arab Spring Egypt.

This episode explores how China's GNP fixation has turned supply and demand into build now, sell later. Then, discover how the situation has worsened for post-Arab Spring Egypt.

Eyes Wide Open
1:32:41

Eyes Wide Open

SBS May 30, 2016

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Religious studies

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Aaron, a married Orthodox Jewish father of four, falls in love with a homeless young yeshiva student named Ezri. Their relationship becomes emotional and sexual. Living in an ...

Aaron, a married Orthodox Jewish father of four, falls in love with a homeless young yeshiva student named Ezri. Their relationship becomes emotional and sexual. Living in an ultra-Orthodox community, Aaron is torn between his family, his devotion to God and the intense feeling he has for Ezri. Directed by Haim Tabakman and stars Zohar Strauss, Ran Danker and Tzahi Grad.

VICE
27:08

VICE: Winners and Losers

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS VICELAND January 22, 2017

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Civics and citizenship

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
VICE interviews outcasts of the Fundamentalist Latter-Day Saints Church, explores fattening camps in rural Mauritania, and visits the single-family skyscrapers and slums of Mumbai.

VICE interviews outcasts of the Fundamentalist Latter-Day Saints Church, explores fattening camps in rural Mauritania, and visits the single-family skyscrapers and slums of Mumbai.

The Horse Boy
1:34:29

The Horse Boy

ABC2 November 13, 2011

Health and PE

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Geography

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
How far would you travel to heal someone you love? An intensely personal yet epic spiritual journey, The Horse Boy follows one Texas couple and their autistic son as they trek ...

How far would you travel to heal someone you love? An intensely personal yet epic spiritual journey, The Horse Boy follows one Texas couple and their autistic son as they trek on horseback through Outer Mongolia in an attempt to find healing for their son. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.

Stacey Dooley: World's Worst Place To Be A Woman?
55:03

Stacey Dooley: World's Worst Place To Be A Woman?

SBS2 May 31, 2016

Civics and citizenship

Geography

History

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Stacey travels to the current most dangerous place in the world to be a woman, Honduras, which has the highest murder rate of women. She uncovers how years of conflict and ...

Stacey travels to the current most dangerous place in the world to be a woman, Honduras, which has the highest murder rate of women. She uncovers how years of conflict and civil war have led to women routinely being targeted and killed. And she reveals a country scarred by violence, shockingly macho attitudes and little justice or help for young women, 16 of whom are murdered during Stacey's two-week visit.

Religulous
1:41:13

Religulous

ABC2 January 22, 2012

Religious studies

Geography

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In this new documentary from director Larry Charles (Borat, Seinfeld), comedian and TV host Bill Maher (Real Time with Bill Maher, Politically Incorrect) takes a pilgrimage ...

In this new documentary from director Larry Charles (Borat, Seinfeld), comedian and TV host Bill Maher (Real Time with Bill Maher, Politically Incorrect) takes a pilgrimage across the globe on a mind-opening journey into the ultimate taboo: questioning religion. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.