MIlk
0:34

MIlk

Clip from Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Milk was a bad choice

Milk was a bad choice

Mob Mentality in Wag the Dog
0:36

Mob Mentality in Wag the Dog

Clip from Wag the Dog

Media arts

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
After a fictitious story is created about a soldier called 'Schuman' being captured in the fake war in Albania. The producers start a trend of throwing shoes as a show of ...

After a fictitious story is created about a soldier called 'Schuman' being captured in the fake war in Albania. The producers start a trend of throwing shoes as a show of support. How is this an example of mob mentality? Can you think of other examples in mob mentality either from your own experience or in popular culture or days gone by?

Market Coordinator
0:45

Market Coordinator

Clip from The Adventures of Priscilla: Queen of the Desert

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Effect of Chris' disappearance on family
0:54

Effect of Chris' disappearance on family

Clip from Into the Wild

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Chris' sister describes the loss experienced by their family as a result of her brother going missing.

Chris' sister describes the loss experienced by their family as a result of her brother going missing.

War and show business
1:04

War and show business

Clip from Wag the Dog

Media arts

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The President's advisor (Robert De Niro) puts it to a Hollywood director (Dustin Hoffman) that 'War is showbiz'. He reels off slogans and images from the past 50 years of war. ...

The President's advisor (Robert De Niro) puts it to a Hollywood director (Dustin Hoffman) that 'War is showbiz'. He reels off slogans and images from the past 50 years of war. Does he have a point? Do people remember images and catchy slogans more than cold hard facts?

Mother continues to mourn son's death
1:08

Mother continues to mourn son's death

Clip from The Dressmaker

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Stewart's mother recalls how she lost her son and grieves because she thinks noone remembers him.

Stewart's mother recalls how she lost her son and grieves because she thinks noone remembers him.

Controlling the news and voting
1:09

Controlling the news and voting

Clip from Wag the Dog

Media arts

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The Hollywood team members discuss whether they vote or not. Voting is not compulsory in the United States. Do you think voting in Australia should be voluntary? Why? Why not? ...

The Hollywood team members discuss whether they vote or not. Voting is not compulsory in the United States. Do you think voting in Australia should be voluntary? Why? Why not? The President's advisors are happy the scandal is not on the front pages of the newspapers, would it be more difficult to hide a story in this day in age of social media?

Sacrificing identity to fit in
1:12

Sacrificing identity to fit in

Clip from The Dressmaker

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Molly criticises Tilly for working too hard to impress other people in the town and suggests she'll never be accepted by the community.

Molly criticises Tilly for working too hard to impress other people in the town and suggests she'll never be accepted by the community.

Returning home to discover truth of identity
1:13

Returning home to discover truth of identity

Clip from The Dressmaker

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Tilly returns home to Dungatar and asks her mother if the reason she's cursed is because she'd committed a murder as a child, the memory of which she'd repressed.

Tilly returns home to Dungatar and asks her mother if the reason she's cursed is because she'd committed a murder as a child, the memory of which she'd repressed.

Ancient rivalries
1:15

Ancient rivalries

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

Media Arts

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The Capulets and Montagues are reprimanded for their misdeeds. Captain Prince, Chief of Police, makes it known gang rivalries will no longer be tolerated on Verona streets and ...

The Capulets and Montagues are reprimanded for their misdeeds. Captain Prince, Chief of Police, makes it known gang rivalries will no longer be tolerated on Verona streets and shall another disruption occur, a life will pay the forfeit of the peace.

Survival and attitude on Mars
1:17

Survival and attitude on Mars

Clip from The Martian

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Back on Earth, Watney lectures astronauts in training on the importance of having the right attitude for surviving a disaster in space.

Back on Earth, Watney lectures astronauts in training on the importance of having the right attitude for surviving a disaster in space.

The erasure of language as social control
1:17

The erasure of language as social control

Clip from Nineteen Eighty-Four

Media Arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Citizens of Oceania consume their breakfast in a mess hall. Over breakfast, a colleague talks to Winston about his love for the destruction of language and the new edition of ...

Citizens of Oceania consume their breakfast in a mess hall. Over breakfast, a colleague talks to Winston about his love for the destruction of language and the new edition of the Oceania dictionary. Winston responds that the revolution will be complete once the language is perfected.

Flashback of domestic violence
1:22

Flashback of domestic violence

Clip from Into the Wild

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
As Chris' sister notes her brother's issues with their parents, a flashback depicts the arguments and violence that characterised their home life.

As Chris' sister notes her brother's issues with their parents, a flashback depicts the arguments and violence that characterised their home life.

Gertrude trades confession for a dress
1:23

Gertrude trades confession for a dress

Clip from The Dressmaker

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Tilly offers to make Gertrude the most striking girl in the room if she'll confesses she let a bully know where she was hiding many years ago.

Tilly offers to make Gertrude the most striking girl in the room if she'll confesses she let a bully know where she was hiding many years ago.

Teenager Of The Year exam montage
1:31

Teenager Of The Year exam montage

Clip from Looking for Alibrandi

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Set to a musical montage with LoTel's Teenager Of The Year, Josie takes her HSC exams, father helps her to study in his office, and her grandmother casts a spell.

Set to a musical montage with LoTel's Teenager Of The Year, Josie takes her HSC exams, father helps her to study in his office, and her grandmother casts a spell.

Chris observes both poverty and wealth in city
1:36

Chris observes both poverty and wealth in city

Clip from Into the Wild

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
On his journey across the US, Chris passes through a city and observes the contrast between the haves and the have nots living so closely together.

On his journey across the US, Chris passes through a city and observes the contrast between the haves and the have nots living so closely together.

Gertrude transformed by dress
1:37

Gertrude transformed by dress

Clip from The Dressmaker

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Gertrude makes an entrance in the dress Tilly made her, revealing a makeover that stuns the Dungatar townsfolk at the dance.

Gertrude makes an entrance in the dress Tilly made her, revealing a makeover that stuns the Dungatar townsfolk at the dance.

Being the master of your own destiny
1:38

Being the master of your own destiny

Clip from Looking for Alibrandi

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
After muckup day, Josie and her friends discuss their futures while studying in the library. Josie storms out when one of those friends insists they can only ever hope to ...

After muckup day, Josie and her friends discuss their futures while studying in the library. Josie storms out when one of those friends insists they can only ever hope to marry people from their own ethnic groups. (Coarse language).