Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows
1:27:54

Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows

Foxtel Arts October 7, 2016

Media arts

Drama

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Actor/director Clint Eastwood tells his life story, from his childhood in depression-era California to his astonishing rise to superstardom. Each major period of Eastwood's ...

Actor/director Clint Eastwood tells his life story, from his childhood in depression-era California to his astonishing rise to superstardom. Each major period of Eastwood's life is juxtaposed with a corresponding phase in the thematic development of his work.

Spielberg
2:20:23

Spielberg

Showcase October 9, 2017

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Steven Spielberg pulls back the curtain on his remarkable career more than ever before. We examine Spielberg's filmography in depth, revealing how his experiences fed his work ...

Steven Spielberg pulls back the curtain on his remarkable career more than ever before. We examine Spielberg's filmography in depth, revealing how his experiences fed his work and changed it over time. Included are insights from members of Spielberg's family, as well as friends and colleagues, plus clips and behind-the-scenes footage from many of his milestone films.

The Vice Guide to Film
21:28

The Vice Guide to Film: David Fincher

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS Viceland October 3, 2017

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Ben Affleck, Jesse Eisenberg and Robin Wright zero in on the meticulous technique of David Fincher, whose controlled mixture of craftsmanship and showmanship has created a ...

Ben Affleck, Jesse Eisenberg and Robin Wright zero in on the meticulous technique of David Fincher, whose controlled mixture of craftsmanship and showmanship has created a series of thrillers casting a long, dark shadow over modern American cinema.

The Vice Guide to Film
21:31

The Vice Guide to Film: Spike Lee

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS Viceland November 21, 2017

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Samuel L Jackson, Clive Owen and John Turturro tackle the tough truths of Spike Lee, whose political provocations and bold storytelling have earned him controversy and acclaim.

Samuel L Jackson, Clive Owen and John Turturro tackle the tough truths of Spike Lee, whose political provocations and bold storytelling have earned him controversy and acclaim.

The Vice Guide to Film
21:38

The Vice Guide to Film: Ridley Scott

Season 1 Episode 21 SBS Viceland January 10, 2018

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Russell Crowe, Sigourney Weaver and Geena Davis reflect on the visionary veteran who has taken us from the dystopian futures of Alien and Blade Runner to the ancient past of ...

Russell Crowe, Sigourney Weaver and Geena Davis reflect on the visionary veteran who has taken us from the dystopian futures of Alien and Blade Runner to the ancient past of Gladiator and the troubled present of Thelma and Louise.

The Vice Guide to Film
21:30

The Vice Guide to Film: Claire Denis

Season 1 Episode 18 SBS Viceland December 26, 2017

Media arts

9-10
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Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Isabelle Huppert, Olivier Assayas and others explore the hypnotic, sensuous and dangerous worlds of Claire Denis, whose provocative takes on sex, violence and politics have ...

Isabelle Huppert, Olivier Assayas and others explore the hypnotic, sensuous and dangerous worlds of Claire Denis, whose provocative takes on sex, violence and politics have made her one of the leading figures in world cinema.

Outlander
1:05:04

Outlander: Faith

Season 2 Episode 7 SoHo May 22, 2016

Media arts

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Claire is brought to L Hopital Des Anges where doctors try to save her life and that of her unborn baby. King Louis asks Claire to judge two men accused of practising the dark ...

Claire is brought to L Hopital Des Anges where doctors try to save her life and that of her unborn baby. King Louis asks Claire to judge two men accused of practising the dark arts one an enemy, one a friend.

Merantau
1:47:22

Merantau

SBS August 25, 2015

Media arts

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Young Yuda has become a martial arts master after years of study under his mentor in his sleepy home village. Having come of age, he is sent to a relative's house in the city ...

Young Yuda has become a martial arts master after years of study under his mentor in his sleepy home village. Having come of age, he is sent to a relative's house in the city as a rite of passage. After a series of setbacks leave Yuda homeless and uncertain about his new future, a chance encounter results in him defending a young orphan from a human trafficking ring led by the wildly psychotic Ratger.

Ong Bak
1:40:23

Ong Bak

SBS World Movies November 2, 2015

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Languages

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Martial arts star Tony Jaa is an unstoppable force in this Thai action flick. When the head of a sacred statue is stolen, humble country boy Ting (Jaa) is sent into the big, ...

Martial arts star Tony Jaa is an unstoppable force in this Thai action flick. When the head of a sacred statue is stolen, humble country boy Ting (Jaa) is sent into the big, bad city to retrieve it.

Scorsese On Scorsese
56:56

Scorsese On Scorsese

STUDIO May 26, 2010

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
An intriguing documentary that provides a remarkable insight into the mind of probably the most critically acclaimed director of recent times. Regularly acknowledged as the ...

An intriguing documentary that provides a remarkable insight into the mind of probably the most critically acclaimed director of recent times. Regularly acknowledged as the greatest American filmmaker of his generation, Martin Scorsese takes the audience on an entertaining and fascinating journey through all of his major films.

Not Quite Hollywood
1:38:56

Not Quite Hollywood

Foxtel Arts October 16, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Not Quite Hollywood is an eye-popping celebration of Australian cult films of the '70s and early '80s. It irreverently documents an era when Australian cinema got its gear off ...

Not Quite Hollywood is an eye-popping celebration of Australian cult films of the '70s and early '80s. It irreverently documents an era when Australian cinema got its gear off and flashed the world a full-frontal explosion of sex, violence, horror and foot-to-the-floor action. Bursting with adrenaline-pumping film clips and outrageous anecdotes from Ozploitation fans and survivors, including Quentin Tarantino, Dennis Hopper, Jamie Lee Curtis and Barry Humphries.

The Vice Guide to Film
42:06

The Vice Guide to Film: New Trans Cinema

Season 2 Episode 7 SBS Viceland November 15, 2018

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Intimate interviews with top trans filmmakers that examine the problematic history of transgender representation, diving into today's most daring, hilarious, and heartfelt ...

Intimate interviews with top trans filmmakers that examine the problematic history of transgender representation, diving into today's most daring, hilarious, and heartfelt trans films.

Indie Sex
1:06:28

Indie Sex: Extreme Cinema

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 July 5, 2015

Media Arts

Visual Arts

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

Ethical Understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
The most controversial sex scenes are the ones that really push the envelope - from Lolita to Secretary to Nine Songs. This final episode has everything from real sex on ...

The most controversial sex scenes are the ones that really push the envelope - from Lolita to Secretary to Nine Songs. This final episode has everything from real sex on screen to S&M and fetish. The films that are explored exemplify how cinema can be used to express the vast range of human sexuality.

The Vice Guide to Film
21:29

The Vice Guide to Film: David Lynch

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS Viceland November 7, 2017

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Louis CK, Isabella Rossellini and Madchen Amick guide us through the dark lands of America's homegrown surrealist, from the post-apocalyptic wasteland of Eraserhead through ...

Louis CK, Isabella Rossellini and Madchen Amick guide us through the dark lands of America's homegrown surrealist, from the post-apocalyptic wasteland of Eraserhead through Twin Peaks en route to the nightmarish Tinseltown of Mulholland Drive.

The Witch
1:28:49

The Witch

Foxtel Premiere January 20, 2017

Media arts

Visual arts

Intercultural Understanding

Religious studies

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
In this exquisitely made and terrifying horror film, the age-old concepts of witchcraft, black magic and possession are innovatively brought together to tell the intimate and ...

In this exquisitely made and terrifying horror film, the age-old concepts of witchcraft, black magic and possession are innovatively brought together to tell the intimate and riveting story of one family's frightful unravelling in the New England wilderness circa 1630.

The Vice Guide to Film
21:33

The Vice Guide to Film: Lars Von Trier

Season 1 Episode 13 SBS Viceland December 5, 2017

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Lars Von Trier's daring, controversial films have made him an art-house superstar. In all-new interviews, his long-time collaborators Jean-Marc Barr and Skellan Skarsgaard ...

Lars Von Trier's daring, controversial films have made him an art-house superstar. In all-new interviews, his long-time collaborators Jean-Marc Barr and Skellan Skarsgaard reflect on the director's themes and obsessions.

The Vice Guide to Film
21:30

The Vice Guide to Film: Alfonso Cuaron

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS Viceland November 14, 2017

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
George Clooney, Clive Owen and Emma Watson examine the bold moves and revolutionary innovations of Alfonso Cuaron, the Mexican director and Gravity creator whose wildly ...

George Clooney, Clive Owen and Emma Watson examine the bold moves and revolutionary innovations of Alfonso Cuaron, the Mexican director and Gravity creator whose wildly diverse movies share a uniquely visceral impact.

Paris
39:28

Paris

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS July 25, 2016

Media arts

Languages

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
This French mini-series written and directed by Virginie Brac and Gilles Banier is a real-time map of the French capital city, explored through 12 loosely connected ...

This French mini-series written and directed by Virginie Brac and Gilles Banier is a real-time map of the French capital city, explored through 12 loosely connected characters, all of whom cross paths in the City of Lights. At 5am in Pigalle, Alexia's singing for her friend Angel, a thug in debt. Prime Minister Michel Ardent is dealing with his son Clement, who runs away to find his birth mother. As for Leila, a cleaner for Noemie Lanvin, she's expecting a child and struggling to make ends meet. In French.