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Jess confronts her traditional family
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Jess confronts her traditional family

Presented with the opportunity to take up a scholarship to study and play in the US, Jess stands up to her parents at a family gathering after her sister's wedding.

Presented with the opportunity to take up a scholarship to study and play in the US, Jess stands up to her parents at a family gathering after her sister's wedding.

Critical thinking on top of desks
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Critical thinking on top of desks

Clip from Dead Poets Society
Keating teaches the boys to seek out alternative views and find their own voices ... by climbing over his desk.

Keating teaches the boys to seek out alternative views and find their own voices ... by climbing over his desk.

The right time for insubordination
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The right time for insubordination

Clip from Dead Poets Society
Dalton is disciplined for sneaking an article into the school paper and Keating questions his judgement.

Dalton is disciplined for sneaking an article into the school paper and Keating questions his judgement.

Honour, betrayal and schoolmates
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Honour, betrayal and schoolmates

Clip from Dead Poets Society
The principal blames Keating for Perry's suicide and the boys are summoned to betray their captain.

The principal blames Keating for Perry's suicide and the boys are summoned to betray their captain.

Not speaking English overcomes animosity
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Not speaking English overcomes animosity

Clip from The Sapphires
Kay speaking Yorta Yorta convinces Viet Cong ambushers to let the band pass. (Coarse language.)

Kay speaking Yorta Yorta convinces Viet Cong ambushers to let the band pass. (Coarse language.)

Remy leaves his family
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Remy leaves his family

Clip from Ratatouille
Remy isn't convinced by Django's argument that humans and rats will always be enemies.

Remy isn't convinced by Django's argument that humans and rats will always be enemies.

Right to privacy and 'rear window' ethics
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Right to privacy and 'rear window' ethics

Clip from Rear Window
When they see a woman attacked, and do nothing, Jeff and Lisa consider the ethics of voyeurism, but overlook the death of a neighbour's dog.

When they see a woman attacked, and do nothing, Jeff and Lisa consider the ethics of voyeurism, but overlook the death of a neighbour's dog.

Strangers help girls find their way home
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Strangers help girls find their way home

Clip from Rabbit-Proof Fence
A white bushman helps the girls find the right fence home and an abused Aboriginal servant hides girls at farmhouse.

A white bushman helps the girls find the right fence home and an abused Aboriginal servant hides girls at farmhouse.

Dog becomes part of the community
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Dog becomes part of the community

Clip from Red Dog
The Dampier miners adopt Red Dog, who joins their union, and later meets his "true master", an American outsider.

The Dampier miners adopt Red Dog, who joins their union, and later meets his "true master", an American outsider.

Horatio attempts to court the princess
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Horatio attempts to court the princess

Clip from Gulliver's Travels
Gulliver plays Cyrano de Bergerac to Horatio's Christian de Neuvillette when the visiting giant tells the Lilliputian how to win the heart of the princess, citing lyrics from ...

Gulliver plays Cyrano de Bergerac to Horatio's Christian de Neuvillette when the visiting giant tells the Lilliputian how to win the heart of the princess, citing lyrics from Prince's Kiss.

Gulliver make peace between rival nations
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Gulliver make peace between rival nations

Clip from Gulliver's Travels
Gulliver recites Edwin Starr's song war as he negotiates peace between the Lilliputians and Blefuscudians.

Gulliver recites Edwin Starr's song war as he negotiates peace between the Lilliputians and Blefuscudians.

Edward shows gratitude and the neighbours' act meddlesome
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Edward shows gratitude and the neighbours' act meddlesome

Edward realises he can repay the Boggs with his topiary skills, winning the respect of Bill and Kevin. The isolated and God-fearing neighbour Esmarelda intrudes, casting ...

Edward realises he can repay the Boggs with his topiary skills, winning the respect of Bill and Kevin. The isolated and God-fearing neighbour Esmarelda intrudes, casting aspersions against Edward. Bill tells Edward not to listen, calling the neighbour a "loony". Meanwhile, Peg answers the door to find all the neighbours insisting the Boggs host a barbeque to "show off" their guest. The strange exterior of Edward is contrasted with the perfect pastel neighbourhood, complicating stereotypes of goo

CGI motion capture in Avatar
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CGI motion capture in Avatar

Clip from Avatar
In a demonstration of filmmaking techniques, actors suit up so their performances can be digitised by CGI motion capture cameras.

In a demonstration of filmmaking techniques, actors suit up so their performances can be digitised by CGI motion capture cameras.

Sylvia reveals truth to Truman
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Sylvia reveals truth to Truman

Clip from The Truman Show
Truman Burbank falls in love with Lauren when he meets her in the library. She is forced off the set after she reveals she is an actor named Sylvia and he is the unwitting ...

Truman Burbank falls in love with Lauren when he meets her in the library. She is forced off the set after she reveals she is an actor named Sylvia and he is the unwitting star of a TV show.

Merida reconciles with Queen Elinor
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Merida reconciles with Queen Elinor

Clip from Brave
Merida must reconcile with her mother before sunrise or the curse that turned the queen into a bear will be permanent.

Merida must reconcile with her mother before sunrise or the curse that turned the queen into a bear will be permanent.

Scout learns the value of innocence
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Scout learns the value of innocence

Atticus and the sheriff discuss the morality of revealing Boo's actions as Scout learns the value of innocence.

Atticus and the sheriff discuss the morality of revealing Boo's actions as Scout learns the value of innocence.

Gru realises he loves Lucy
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Gru realises he loves Lucy

Clip from Despicable Me 2
Gru's love of Lucy becomes more obvious when she is transferred to Australia and she gives him a lipstick taser as a keepsake.

Gru's love of Lucy becomes more obvious when she is transferred to Australia and she gives him a lipstick taser as a keepsake.

The irrational face of race hate
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The irrational face of race hate

Clip from The Sapphires
Amid an attack on a US army base, Kay's medical help is rejected by an injured and racist soldier. (Coarse language.)

Amid an attack on a US army base, Kay's medical help is rejected by an injured and racist soldier. (Coarse language.)

The Sapphires are welcomed home
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The Sapphires are welcomed home

Clip from The Sapphires
The girls return home, Kay is welcomed in Yorta Yorta ceremony and Dave is teased about his impending assimilation.

The girls return home, Kay is welcomed in Yorta Yorta ceremony and Dave is teased about his impending assimilation.

Gru adopts orphans in plot to steal back shrink ray
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Gru adopts orphans in plot to steal back shrink ray

Clip from Despicable Me
Supervillain Gru adopts three girls as part of a plan to sneak into Vector's base and steal back the shrink ray.

Supervillain Gru adopts three girls as part of a plan to sneak into Vector's base and steal back the shrink ray.

Jess and Leslie become friends
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Jess and Leslie become friends

Jess and Leslie become friends and a connection develops as they open up their imaginations.

Jess and Leslie become friends and a connection develops as they open up their imaginations.

Eugenics and the removal of children
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Eugenics and the removal of children

Clip from Rabbit-Proof Fence
Molly, Daisy and Gracie are removed from home in Jigalong and protector AO Neville explains eugenics to white women.

Molly, Daisy and Gracie are removed from home in Jigalong and protector AO Neville explains eugenics to white women.

Evaluating evidence of a murder
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Evaluating evidence of a murder

Clip from Rear Window
Jeff and Lisa debate whether there was any real evidence of a murder having taken place across the courtyard.

Jeff and Lisa debate whether there was any real evidence of a murder having taken place across the courtyard.

Spying on 'modern' marriage
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Spying on 'modern' marriage

Clip from Rear Window
After spying on his neighbours Jim considers the risks of marriage to his bachelor lifestyle and looks fondly upon newlyweds.

After spying on his neighbours Jim considers the risks of marriage to his bachelor lifestyle and looks fondly upon newlyweds.

Chihiro learns to be brave
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Chihiro learns to be brave

Chihiro is given the choice to remain fearful or to brave the new world alone to help rescue her parents after their transformation into pigs. Master Haku gives Chihiro the ...

Chihiro is given the choice to remain fearful or to brave the new world alone to help rescue her parents after their transformation into pigs. Master Haku gives Chihiro the advice she needs and tells her of the hard work to come. Hard work functions as the counter-motif to the consumption and greed displayed by her parents. Before he leaves, Haku tells her to remember their friendship.

The dog picks his master
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The dog picks his master

Clip from Red Dog
Red Dog pursues the American, John, who slowly warms to the kelpie and saves him from being exploited by miners.

Red Dog pursues the American, John, who slowly warms to the kelpie and saves him from being exploited by miners.

Labelling and enculturation
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Labelling and enculturation

Edward accidentally cuts Kim's hand as he descends from sculpting ice angel. Jim accuses Edward of intentional harm. Peg takes Kim inside to clean the wound, as Jim starts ...

Edward accidentally cuts Kim's hand as he descends from sculpting ice angel. Jim accuses Edward of intentional harm. Peg takes Kim inside to clean the wound, as Jim starts intimidating Edward. Calling Edward names and telling him he is dangerous, Jim invalidates his self-worth. Afraid and confused, Edward runs from the house and begins to behave as Jim, and the distrusting neighbours have labelled him, inciting further hysteria in the community.

family law
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family law

Clip from The Family Law
Finishing school, morality and gender roles
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Finishing school, morality and gender roles

Miss Appleyard asks if Sarah has memorised the assigned poetry, Sarah remarks she has not because the poem makes no sense, suggesting she recite a poem she wrote to St ...

Miss Appleyard asks if Sarah has memorised the assigned poetry, Sarah remarks she has not because the poem makes no sense, suggesting she recite a poem she wrote to St Valentine. Realising the poem is about love, Miss Appleyard reprimands Sarah and insists she recites the assigned literature. Sarah declares she cannot learn it, refusing to answer why. Miss Appleyard leaves her to study, and Sarah thinks of Bertie and Miranda. The scene suggests the repression of nuanced sexual identity in Victor

Prejudice and persistence
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Prejudice and persistence

Clip from Eddie the Eagle
Eddie shows Bronson that he has done his homework and can be quite persistent. The Norwegian team tease them both, and Bronson decides to fight back but is knocked out by ...

Eddie shows Bronson that he has done his homework and can be quite persistent. The Norwegian team tease them both, and Bronson decides to fight back but is knocked out by their coach. Regaining consciousness, Bronson has a change of heart and takes Eddie to see the Norwegian training area. Later, Bronson shows off by tackling the 90-metre jump. Eddie is inspired and tries the 40-metre jump again, heeding Bronson's words.

Individuality: Edward cuts a place for himself
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Individuality: Edward cuts a place for himself

Edward performs activities for the neighbours and family. Over dinner, Bill Boggs suggests Edward charge for his services, and Kim and her friends' behave coldly to Edward's ...

Edward performs activities for the neighbours and family. Over dinner, Bill Boggs suggests Edward charge for his services, and Kim and her friends' behave coldly to Edward's differences. The next day the community begins to accept Edward for his unique talents, and his list of jobs grow from topiary to dog grooming to hair cutting. Before long, every neighbour has a new individual haircut.

Jess reluctantly accepts tradition
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Jess reluctantly accepts tradition

Under pressure from her parents, Jess complies with her family's expectations, abandons her hopes of a career in sport, and helps prepare for her sister's wedding.

Under pressure from her parents, Jess complies with her family's expectations, abandons her hopes of a career in sport, and helps prepare for her sister's wedding.

The girls arrive at Hanging Rock
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The girls arrive at Hanging Rock

Already picnicking is young Englishman Michael Fitzhubert, his uncle and aunt and their driver, Albert. The young Fitzhubert and Albert share a drink, although social status ...

Already picnicking is young Englishman Michael Fitzhubert, his uncle and aunt and their driver, Albert. The young Fitzhubert and Albert share a drink, although social status divides them. The girls arrive at their picnic site and toast to St Valentine before slicing a cake. The scene portrays a sense of foreboding in its use of cinematography, sound and repressed sensuality.

Hysteria and strict Victorian etiquette
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Hysteria and strict Victorian etiquette

Sara builds a shrine to Miranda and Mlle. De Poitiers worries about her emotional state. Later, Mlle. De Poitiers brings Irma into the dancing class to say goodbye to the ...

Sara builds a shrine to Miranda and Mlle. De Poitiers worries about her emotional state. Later, Mlle. De Poitiers brings Irma into the dancing class to say goodbye to the other girls. The girls, including Edith, become hysterical and yell at Irma for her lack of information. Mlle. De Poitiers then discovers Sara tie to the wall, an action the class teacher defends as for her own good.

Victorian etiquette hinders the case
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Victorian etiquette hinders the case

A doctor inspects Irma and concludes that she is "intact", but remains baffled by her injuries. Later, the school maid discovers a clue but does not dare relay the information ...

A doctor inspects Irma and concludes that she is "intact", but remains baffled by her injuries. Later, the school maid discovers a clue but does not dare relay the information to the male inspectors, as it would be improper. The case is hindered by Victorian society's repression of gender and any suggestion of sexuality.

Miranda shows empathy toward Sara
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Miranda shows empathy toward Sara

The girls reach and open peak on the rock. One of the girls teases Sarah for her poetry dedicated to Miranda; Miranda reminds them that Sarah is an orphan. Iran tells the ...

The girls reach and open peak on the rock. One of the girls teases Sarah for her poetry dedicated to Miranda; Miranda reminds them that Sarah is an orphan. Iran tells the girls of a doomed dear she once looked after.

Sportsmanship, cowardice and crowd favourites
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Sportsmanship, cowardice and crowd favourites

Clip from Eddie the Eagle
Eddie arrives at the Winter Olympics. Eddie's new teammates play a cruel prank on him, causing him to miss the opening ceremony. When questioned by the Team Officials, Eddie ...

Eddie arrives at the Winter Olympics. Eddie's new teammates play a cruel prank on him, causing him to miss the opening ceremony. When questioned by the Team Officials, Eddie lies to save them from repercussion. In the change rooms, Eddie watches a competitor jump 114.2-metres, showing great pride and sportsmanship. Later, Eddie takes his first Olympic jump, recording a jump of 60.5-metres and a British Olympic record. Eddie's good-natured and joyful personality quickly becomes a crowd favourite.

Ambitions, defiance and a child's imagination
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Ambitions, defiance and a child's imagination

Clip from Eddie the Eagle
Eddie Edwards is not your typical child. Aspiring Olympian and holder of multiples personal best records, Eddie wants nothing more than to enter the Olympics. But before he ...

Eddie Edwards is not your typical child. Aspiring Olympian and holder of multiples personal best records, Eddie wants nothing more than to enter the Olympics. But before he does, Eddie must overcome a few challenges. Eddie's mother is unconditionally encouraging, while he father hopes Eddie will give up on the sporting nonsense.

Accountability and the ethics of right and wrong
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Accountability and the ethics of right and wrong

Edward reveals he knew they were breaking into Jim's house, and why he went along with the plan.Kim is upset they let Edward take the blame and fights with Jim about telling ...

Edward reveals he knew they were breaking into Jim's house, and why he went along with the plan.Kim is upset they let Edward take the blame and fights with Jim about telling the truth. Edward trashes the bathroom in a fit of anger. Over dinner that evening, Bill Boggs asks Edward a hypothetical question regarding the ethical response to a situation. Edward's answer is kind but legally incorrect. The scene raises questions about individual accountability and behavioural ethics.

Class, family, gender and Hanging Rock
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Class, family, gender and Hanging Rock

Albert and Fitzhubert watch the girls from afar. When Albert makes a crude remark Fitzhubert asks him to stop, and Albert responds, "I say them, you just think them". Albert ...

Albert and Fitzhubert watch the girls from afar. When Albert makes a crude remark Fitzhubert asks him to stop, and Albert responds, "I say them, you just think them". Albert then tells Fitzhubert about his childhood in an orphanage. Fitzherbert is captivated by the girls' angelic presence. Tension builds as the girls venture further into Hanging Rock's labyrinthine formation. Edith becomes upset but follows the girls into the dark recesses.

Elastigirl encourages husband to have faith in himself
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Elastigirl encourages husband to have faith in himself

Clip from The Incredibles
Elastigirl and Mr Incredible argue about the best way to drive into the city to take on Syndrome's Omnidroid, but as Mr Incredible expresses doubt about his ability to defeat ...

Elastigirl and Mr Incredible argue about the best way to drive into the city to take on Syndrome's Omnidroid, but as Mr Incredible expresses doubt about his ability to defeat the robot, Elastigirl confirms her faith in her husband and teamwork.

A hypnotic spiritualism surrounds the rock
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A hypnotic spiritualism surrounds the rock

Edith awakes from a nap to find the girls have removed their shoes and are wandering further into the rock. Marion and Miranda ponder the purpose of the world. The girls lay ...

Edith awakes from a nap to find the girls have removed their shoes and are wandering further into the rock. Marion and Miranda ponder the purpose of the world. The girls lay in the open air and creatures and bugs wander around them. The hypnotic music and rhythm of the cinematography of the environment to suggest the girls are beginning to entangle with Hanging Rock. When they wake, Miranda and the others start moving further into the outcrop, unresponsive to Edith's cries.

Chihiro learns to observe her surroundings
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Chihiro learns to observe her surroundings

Chihiro is refused work by Master Kamaji of the boiler room, she responds by sulking back into a corner. As she watches the susuwatari workers (wandering soot), Chihiro ...

Chihiro is refused work by Master Kamaji of the boiler room, she responds by sulking back into a corner. As she watches the susuwatari workers (wandering soot), Chihiro observes an opportunity to work after a susuwatari is flattened by some coal. Chihiro lifts the coal hesitantly, waiting for some direction, and is told by Kamaji to finish what she's started. A revolt among the susuwatari then ensues, much to Kamaji's dismay, but Chihiro finally proven her determination.

Jessie and Leslie discover the bully is bullied too
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Jessie and Leslie discover the bully is bullied too

After Jessie and Leslie play a trick on the school bully, Janice Avery, she is found crying in the bathroom. Jessie tells Leslie to talk to Janice and Leslie finds out that ...

After Jessie and Leslie play a trick on the school bully, Janice Avery, she is found crying in the bathroom. Jessie tells Leslie to talk to Janice and Leslie finds out that her father is abusive. They begin to understand why Janice behaves the way she does. Leslie goes to church with Jessie and decides they need bells in Terabithia.

Confusion, drink driving and prejudice
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Confusion, drink driving and prejudice

Jim bullies his friend into drink driving to the Boggs' house. Edward and Kim notice a van swerving drunkenly down the street as they hug by the window. Worried for Kevin's ...

Jim bullies his friend into drink driving to the Boggs' house. Edward and Kim notice a van swerving drunkenly down the street as they hug by the window. Worried for Kevin's safety, Edward rushes outside and pushes Kevin off the road, inadvertently nicking him in the process. A crowd gathers to witness the confusion of events. Jim attacks Edward and Edward defends himself. Realising how dangerous prejudice and hysteria in a small community can be, Kim tells Edward to run.

Frankenstein, Edward and the outsider
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Frankenstein, Edward and the outsider

Avon representative, Peg Boggs, sits in her car frustrated when she notices the old castle and decides to make a house call. On arrival, Peg is amazed to find a beautiful ...

Avon representative, Peg Boggs, sits in her car frustrated when she notices the old castle and decides to make a house call. On arrival, Peg is amazed to find a beautiful courtyard. Inside, Peg follows an elusive noise upstairs and discovers a frightened Edward. Peg asks for his name, complicating allusions to Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. The scene also contrasts the outwardly ideal suburban community with Edward's lonely but creative world, suggesting things are not so black and white.

Valentine's Day at the college
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Valentine's Day at the college

Miranda sings into the mirror while brushing her hair. Miranda turns to Sara and invites her to visit her wonderful family in Queensland; Sarah shyly nods her desire to do so. ...

Miranda sings into the mirror while brushing her hair. Miranda turns to Sara and invites her to visit her wonderful family in Queensland; Sarah shyly nods her desire to do so. Concerned, Miranda reminds Sara to focuses her attention elsewhere. Sara looks hurt and confused. All the students excitedly celebrate St. Valentine's over breakfast. Sara is told that she won't be attending the school excursion. The scene shows the strong gender roles and propriety that marked the early 1900s.

Victorian sensibilities and deportment
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Victorian sensibilities and deportment

The Appleyard College girls assemble outside the school, awaiting instruction from Miss Appleyard. Greeting the young students, Miss Appleyard reminds the girls of the dangers ...

The Appleyard College girls assemble outside the school, awaiting instruction from Miss Appleyard. Greeting the young students, Miss Appleyard reminds the girls of the dangers of Hanging Rock and advises that any "tomboy foolishness" will be punished. The young students are collected in a horse-drawn cart as Sara, who is not allowed to attend the picnic, watches on. Once past the local town, the young girls excitedly free themselves from their gloves.

Mystery precedes their arrival at Hanging Rock
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Mystery precedes their arrival at Hanging Rock

The driver points out Hanging Rock and Miss McGraw delivers an eerie monologue about its the geological history. In response, a young girl quips it has been waiting a million ...

The driver points out Hanging Rock and Miss McGraw delivers an eerie monologue about its the geological history. In response, a young girl quips it has been waiting a million years "just for us".

Don't sell yourself short
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Don't sell yourself short

Clip from Eddie the Eagle
Regardless of his personal success and British Olympic record, Eddie experiences the harsh and classist world of Olympics sports. Despite this, he discovers his unique ...

Regardless of his personal success and British Olympic record, Eddie experiences the harsh and classist world of Olympics sports. Despite this, he discovers his unique performance and personality have found him fame. Seeking approval from Bronson, he realises he's let the media attention overshadow his Olympic dreams. That night, Eddie contemplates the 90-metre slope and his Olympic future. The next day Eddie holds a press conference, apologising for his antics and announcing his participation i

Clocks, classic and strange phenomena
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Clocks, classic and strange phenomena

Appleyard's carriage driver Ben Hussey realises his watch has stopped at 12 o'clock, as has Miss McGraw's. Miranda, Marion, Irma and Edith are permitted to explore the rock. ...

Appleyard's carriage driver Ben Hussey realises his watch has stopped at 12 o'clock, as has Miss McGraw's. Miranda, Marion, Irma and Edith are permitted to explore the rock. Miranda waves goodbye to Mlle. De Poitiers. Strong imagery of the natural environment is mixed with references to classic European paintings, giving the film a mesmerising and hypnotic quality.

Edward is deceived and labelled a villain
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Edward is deceived and labelled a villain

Kim's spoilt and insensitive boyfriend, Jim, convinces Kim and Edward to help him steal belongings from his parent's house. Under false pretences, Edward goes along with Jim's ...

Kim's spoilt and insensitive boyfriend, Jim, convinces Kim and Edward to help him steal belongings from his parent's house. Under false pretences, Edward goes along with Jim's plan. During the robbery, Edward gets locked inside, and Jim makes the others flee without him. Edward is arrested and takes the blame. Although the police psychologist gives Edward the all clear, remarking on his creativity and intellect, the community begins to ostracise him again.

Chihiro proves her loyalty and determination
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Chihiro proves her loyalty and determination

Chihiro is lead to see Yubaba, where she asks for a job but is again refused. Yubaba taunts Chihiro, trying to scare her into revealing who helped her along the way. Chihiro ...

Chihiro is lead to see Yubaba, where she asks for a job but is again refused. Yubaba taunts Chihiro, trying to scare her into revealing who helped her along the way. Chihiro remains loyal and refuses to betray her friends, only repeating her request for a job. Yubaba flies into a rage, which awakes Boh the giant baby. Yubaba is distracted away, leaving Chihiro to ask again for a job. Realising Chihiro is brave and determined, she submits to her requests.

Cultures clash over football
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Cultures clash over football

Jess is banned from playing football after her mother spots her playing in the park and being manhandled by opponents.

Jess is banned from playing football after her mother spots her playing in the park and being manhandled by opponents.

Victorian sensibilities cloud the case
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Victorian sensibilities cloud the case

The local police question people who were on Hanging Rock the day Miranda, Marion, Irma went missing. Mlle. De Poitiers and the police inspector take Edith back to the rock in ...

The local police question people who were on Hanging Rock the day Miranda, Marion, Irma went missing. Mlle. De Poitiers and the police inspector take Edith back to the rock in an attempt to learn more about the event. Edith is unhelpful but reveals to Mlle. de Poitiers that Miss McGraw was only in her pantaloons when she passed her running down the hill, a detail that concerns the inspector and Mlle. de Poitiers.

Music and imagery narrate Hanging Rock
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Music and imagery narrate Hanging Rock

Fitzherbert and Albert set out toward Hanging Rock, in search of the girls. Bruce Smeaton's musical score and Russell Boyd's cinematography give the rock a foreboding quality, ...

Fitzherbert and Albert set out toward Hanging Rock, in search of the girls. Bruce Smeaton's musical score and Russell Boyd's cinematography give the rock a foreboding quality, suggesting the environment is larger and more potent than any probing human.

Edward remembers his creation story
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Edward remembers his creation story

Edward helps Peg Boggs prepare for the neighbourhood barbeque. Peg tries to reassure Edward that the neighbours are very kind people, telling him to be himself. Edward is ...

Edward helps Peg Boggs prepare for the neighbourhood barbeque. Peg tries to reassure Edward that the neighbours are very kind people, telling him to be himself. Edward is confused by who he is and where he fits in the world. While Peg opens a can with an electric can opener, Edward is reminded of his creation story. Edwards creation story is reminiscent of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, where an unorthodox inventor desires to create a sentient creature.

Fitzhubert is consumed by Hanging Rock's mystery
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Fitzhubert is consumed by Hanging Rock's mystery

Fitzherbert attempts to map his location using paper markers, but the beguiling landscape and prehistoric atmosphere overcome him, and he falls asleep. As he sleeps, he senses ...

Fitzherbert attempts to map his location using paper markers, but the beguiling landscape and prehistoric atmosphere overcome him, and he falls asleep. As he sleeps, he senses the girls' whereabouts but is incapable of reaching them. Albert returns to the rock in search of Fitzhubert, finding him injured and changed. While Fitzhubert sits in the wagon he slips Albert a clue. Realising it relates to the girls, Albert runs up the outcrop, following the paper markers. At the peak, Albert discovers

Albert shares his dream and Sara is devastated by loss
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Albert shares his dream and Sara is devastated by loss

Mrs Appleyard informs Sara that her tuition fees are unpaid; therefore she will be returned to the orphanage. Albert reveals a recent dream he had about his kid sister, Sara. ...

Mrs Appleyard informs Sara that her tuition fees are unpaid; therefore she will be returned to the orphanage. Albert reveals a recent dream he had about his kid sister, Sara. The dream prophesies Sara's leaving. Back at the school, Mr Appleyard informs Mlle. De Poitiers of Sara's departure. During dinner, Mrs Appleyard expresses her anguish over the loss of Miss McGraw and her masculine intellect. The next morning Sara is found in the greenhouse dead as a result of suicide.

Lego used to create stop-motion movies
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Lego used to create stop-motion movies

Filmmakers Jonathan Bond and Matt Cohen reveal how they made Melting Point, a 30-minute stop-motion Lego brickfilm. And animator David Pagano explains the history of Lego ...

Filmmakers Jonathan Bond and Matt Cohen reveal how they made Melting Point, a 30-minute stop-motion Lego brickfilm. And animator David Pagano explains the history of Lego being used to make moving pictures, from advertising to shot-for-shot recreations of feature films and the CGI Lego Movie.

Self Portraits: The Me Generation
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Self Portraits: The Me Generation

Episode 1  |  FOXTEL Arts  |  August 9, 2016
Matthew Collings explores how artists have depicted themselves. He begins by considering the Renaissance - in particular, the work of German painter Albrecht Durer, who ...

Matthew Collings explores how artists have depicted themselves. He begins by considering the Renaissance - in particular, the work of German painter Albrecht Durer, who produced arguably the world's first self-portrait.

Conquest of Space: Sci-Fi and Art
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Conquest of Space: Sci-Fi and Art

ABC  |  November 11, 2014
Andrew Frost explores how a very specific genre of popular culture - sci-fi - with its storylines and themes has come to influence contemporary Australian art.

Andrew Frost explores how a very specific genre of popular culture - sci-fi - with its storylines and themes has come to influence contemporary Australian art.

Visionaries: Inside The Creative Mind
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Visionaries: Inside The Creative Mind: Will.i.am

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  FOXTEL Bio  |  December 8, 2013
Follows some of the world's most iconic innovators and takes audiences inside their creative process, offering never-before-seen views of true masterminds at work.

Follows some of the world's most iconic innovators and takes audiences inside their creative process, offering never-before-seen views of true masterminds at work.

Visionaries: Inside The Creative Mind
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Visionaries: Inside The Creative Mind: Annie Leibovitz

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  FOXTEL Bio  |  December 1, 2013
Follows some of the world's most iconic innovators and takes audiences inside their creative process, offering never-before-seen views of true masterminds at work. Today, ...

Follows some of the world's most iconic innovators and takes audiences inside their creative process, offering never-before-seen views of true masterminds at work. Today, world-renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz.

Explore depictions of Australia and it's culture through a special collection of films representing life Down Under with a range of selected content for all ages. (VCHHK072, VCHHK076, VCHHK073, VCHHC097, VCHHC098, VCHHC100)
In a world that very often feels Orwellian there's never been a more relevant time to study dystopian-themed movies and novels.
What do The Lion King and The Bad Sleep Well have in common? They're based on Hamlet! Transformative texts recreate aspects of a story to reveal new contexts through adaptation and intertextuality.
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