Ip Man 2
1:43:38

Ip Man 2

SBS World Movies January 22, 2020

Languages

Media arts

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Donnie Yen stars as Ip Man in this brilliantly choreographed kung fu film. It's 1949, and Ip Man has movede to Hong Kong in order to propagate his Wing Chun style. However, he ...

Donnie Yen stars as Ip Man in this brilliantly choreographed kung fu film. It's 1949, and Ip Man has movede to Hong Kong in order to propagate his Wing Chun style. However, he faces rivalry from other martial artists, including the local Hung Gar master. Ip Man must fight to win his place among the ranks. Winner of the Best Action Choreography award at the 2011 Hong Kong Film Awards. Directed by Wilson Yip and also stars Lynn Hung, Simon Yam and Sammo Hung. In Mandarin.

Louis XV: The Dark Sun
1:31:21

Louis XV: The Dark Sun

SBS July 29, 2012

History

Media arts

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This film-length dramatised documentary looks at the life of Louis XV, King of France from 1715 to 1774. At the beginning of the 18th century, the child-king Louis embodied ...

This film-length dramatised documentary looks at the life of Louis XV, King of France from 1715 to 1774. At the beginning of the 18th century, the child-king Louis embodied all of France's hopes for renewal. After seeing the endless old age of Louis XIV, who reigned for 72 years, the French idolised the young king.

A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
1:36:14

A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence

SBS World Movies April 8, 2017

Media arts

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Sam and Jonathan, a pair of hapless novelty salesman, embark on a tour of the human condition in reality and fantasy that unfold in a series of absurdist episodes.

Sam and Jonathan, a pair of hapless novelty salesman, embark on a tour of the human condition in reality and fantasy that unfold in a series of absurdist episodes.

The Moon Child
1:46:32

The Moon Child

SBS VICELAND September 11, 2017

Media arts

Languages

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Romain is a "moon child", afflicted since birth with a rare genetic disease that means any exposure to sunlight will result in cancers. Abandoned by his father at a young age, ...

Romain is a "moon child", afflicted since birth with a rare genetic disease that means any exposure to sunlight will result in cancers. Abandoned by his father at a young age, he grew up under the care of his dermatologist David, with whom he has an extremely close relationship. While Romain spends his time exploring the French countryside, David spends his time obsessing over the disease that will eventually take his patient's life. They both face a dilemma when David receives news that he is being transferred to Brussels.

Escort Men
48:29

Escort Men

SBS2 October 4, 2016

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
They have the smooth, easy gait of men who take care of their bodies, and an unpretentious but self-assured gaze. They know they're good-looking. And in their twenties or ...

They have the smooth, easy gait of men who take care of their bodies, and an unpretentious but self-assured gaze. They know they're good-looking. And in their twenties or thirties, they're still relatively young. They are our modern-day male sex objects, the products of a highly sexualised era that is at times permissive. This documentary is an investigation into a seemingly indiscernible phenomenon. In French.

Silent Wedding
1:23:31

Silent Wedding

SBS August 8, 2016

Media arts

Languages

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 1953, the exuberant wedding celebrations of a young couple in a small Romanian village are forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to ...

In 1953, the exuberant wedding celebrations of a young couple in a small Romanian village are forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to make way for the dutiful mourning of Stalin's death. Winner of the Romanian Union of Filmmakers Award for Best Cinematography and Best Sound in 2008.

Lolo
1:35:34

Lolo

World Movies July 22, 2017

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Violette, a 40-year old workaholic with a career in the fashion industry falls for a computer geek, Jean-Rene, while on a spa retreat with her best friend. In French.

Violette, a 40-year old workaholic with a career in the fashion industry falls for a computer geek, Jean-Rene, while on a spa retreat with her best friend. In French.

The Italian
1:38:39

The Italian

SBS2 August 30, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Dino Fabrizi has the perfect life. He is the No.1 car salesman at his Maserati dealership, days away from a promotion to General Manager and has a beautiful girlfriend who ...

Dino Fabrizi has the perfect life. He is the No.1 car salesman at his Maserati dealership, days away from a promotion to General Manager and has a beautiful girlfriend who wants to marry him. But this perfect life is built on a lie - Dino's real name is Mourad Ben Saoud. Dino begins to fear the truth will come out when he is forced to observe Ramadan after a promise he made to his sick father. Original title: L'Italien. In French.

Paper Birds
1:57:37

Paper Birds

SBS Viceland November 16, 2017

Media arts

History

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Set in the Spanish Civil War, a musician is left with nothing after he loses his wife and child to a Madrid bombing. Years later he is reunited with his old partner, a ...

Set in the Spanish Civil War, a musician is left with nothing after he loses his wife and child to a Madrid bombing. Years later he is reunited with his old partner, a ventriloquist, and they decide to take a plucky young orphan under their wing. The three make up an unlikely vaudeville family of lost souls, struggling to get through one day at a time. Their only escape from the misery around them is their music and performance. Original title: Pajaros de Papel

Party Girl
1:31:34

Party Girl

SBS World Movies August 4, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Angelique is 60. But she is not old. She is a nightclub hostess. But will she decide to settle down, get married and end her wild days? In French.

Angelique is 60. But she is not old. She is a nightclub hostess. But will she decide to settle down, get married and end her wild days? In French.

Borgen
57:00

Borgen: The Silly Season

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS November 8, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
It's summer, and not much is going on in parliament. Yet when Michael Laugesen announces that he has written a book containing disclosures from his years in politics, ...

It's summer, and not much is going on in parliament. Yet when Michael Laugesen announces that he has written a book containing disclosures from his years in politics, something happens. Kasper is forced to deal with people and events from his past which he has fought to put behind him.

Just One Look
56:22

Just One Look

Episode 2 SBS March 13, 2018

Media arts

English

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Eve searches for every possible clue that could lead her to Bastien. But instead of helping her understand why her husband ran away, all her discoveries only confuse her more. ...

Eve searches for every possible clue that could lead her to Bastien. But instead of helping her understand why her husband ran away, all her discoveries only confuse her more. Why did Bastien ask to meet her without calling the police? What is he hiding from them? And who is that man who abducted him and left a trail of dead bodies in his wake? Eva has no choice. She will stop at nothing to find her husband. But soon her own past reveals surprises of its own, and she doesn't know who to trust. Original title: Juste Un Regard. In French.

Borgen
56:18

Borgen: In Brussels No One Can Hear You Scream

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS November 15, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Prime Minister Birgitte Nyborg is about to appoint a new EU commissioner and her old mentor, Bent Sejro, is an obvious candidate. Nyborg's spin doctor, Kasper, prepares to ...

Prime Minister Birgitte Nyborg is about to appoint a new EU commissioner and her old mentor, Bent Sejro, is an obvious candidate. Nyborg's spin doctor, Kasper, prepares to move into a new designer apartment with his new girlfriend, Lotte. But is he really over Katrine?

Borgen
57:56

Borgen: Count To 90

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 25, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Birgitte Nyborg is undeniably the winner of the election, doubling her party's seats in parliament. Focus now turns to the negotiation of alliances and the forming of a new ...

Birgitte Nyborg is undeniably the winner of the election, doubling her party's seats in parliament. Focus now turns to the negotiation of alliances and the forming of a new coalition government.

Borgen
59:06

Borgen: Battle Ready

Season 2 Episode 4 SBS November 29, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When pirates hijack a Danish ship off the coast of Somalia, Birgitte's coalition partner Hoxenhaven diverts attention from her when she so badly needs a success story.

When pirates hijack a Danish ship off the coast of Somalia, Birgitte's coalition partner Hoxenhaven diverts attention from her when she so badly needs a success story.

Borgen
57:53

Borgen: What Is Lost Inwardly Must Be Gained Outwardly (1)

Season 2 Episode 7 SBS November 29, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Birgitte's government has run out of steam - the internal differences are growing and only compromise legislation is being passed, which does not really satisfy anyone. ...

Birgitte's government has run out of steam - the internal differences are growing and only compromise legislation is being passed, which does not really satisfy anyone. Opinion polls indicate that Birgitte is likely to lose the next election. She really needs a popular cause and is therefore very tempted when the businessman Joachim Crohne draws her attention to the central African country of Kharun, on the brink of civil war.

Once Upon a Time in Vietnam
1:42:27

Once Upon a Time in Vietnam

SBS Viceland May 21, 2019

Drama

Languages

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Assigned to protect a small town in Vietnam, Dao arrives to fight against the crime boss; but soon his past catches up with him, threatening to destroy the cherished village.

Assigned to protect a small town in Vietnam, Dao arrives to fight against the crime boss; but soon his past catches up with him, threatening to destroy the cherished village.

Borgen
55:18

Borgen: See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS November 1, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When surveillance equipment is found in the offices of an extreme left-wing political party, it looks like the work of the Danish Security and Intelligence Service - but why?

When surveillance equipment is found in the offices of an extreme left-wing political party, it looks like the work of the Danish Security and Intelligence Service - but why?