Gideon's Army
1:36:07

Gideon's Army

NITV August 10, 2014

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Gideon's Army follows the personal stories of Travis Williams, Brandy Alexander and June Hardwick, three young public defenders who are part of a small group of committed ...

Gideon's Army follows the personal stories of Travis Williams, Brandy Alexander and June Hardwick, three young public defenders who are part of a small group of committed lawyers in the Deep South challenging the assumptions that drive a criminal justice system strained to the breaking point.

Strictly Ballroom
1:28:31

Strictly Ballroom

Nine August 2, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Dance

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In his first feature, Baz Luhrmann directs Paul Mercurio, in his debut role, as Scott Hastings in this multi-award-winning, engaging story of a champion ballroom dancer whose ...

In his first feature, Baz Luhrmann directs Paul Mercurio, in his debut role, as Scott Hastings in this multi-award-winning, engaging story of a champion ballroom dancer whose unconventional approach puts his career in jeopardy. When Scott partners with Fran (Tara Morice), who is willing to experiment with his new steps, he is fired with determination - and he'll need it, coming up against the ballroom dancing hierarchy who are not about to tolerate any new-fangled dance steps.

The Office
20:37

The Office: The Michael Scott Paper Company

Season 5 Episode 21 SBS2 August 16, 2014

Media Arts

Ethical Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Dwight and Andy strike up an unlikely friendship and plan a hunting trip. Regional Supervisor Charles (guest star Idris Elba) asks Jim for a "rundown", and Jim spends his day ...

Dwight and Andy strike up an unlikely friendship and plan a hunting trip. Regional Supervisor Charles (guest star Idris Elba) asks Jim for a "rundown", and Jim spends his day trying to figure out what that is. Michael hosts a Paper & Pancakes luncheon.

The Office
20:37

The Office: Lecture Circuit Part Two

Season 5 Episode 15 SBS2 July 26, 2014

Media Arts

Ethical Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Michael and Pam continue their tour of the branches with Michael taking a lesson from their visit to Utica. Dwight and Jim struggle to fulfill their new party planning duties ...

Michael and Pam continue their tour of the branches with Michael taking a lesson from their visit to Utica. Dwight and Jim struggle to fulfill their new party planning duties with a grumpy staff. Meanwhile, Angela's new cat causes a stir.

Inside Out: Indigenous Imprisonment
26:37

Inside Out: Indigenous Imprisonment

NITV January 4, 2014

Indigenous Australians

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A look at one man's efforts to tackle the crisis of indigenous imprisonment in a remote corner of New South Wales,But does the rest of Australian society care enough to help a ...

A look at one man's efforts to tackle the crisis of indigenous imprisonment in a remote corner of New South Wales,But does the rest of Australian society care enough to help a deeply passionate man.

Straight Shootin'
28:23

Straight Shootin'

Episode 1 NITV March 27, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Presented by a panel of five Indigenous women who aren't afraid to call a spade a spade, Straight Shootin' will be hosted by the Queen of the Kimberley and national icon, Mary ...

Presented by a panel of five Indigenous women who aren't afraid to call a spade a spade, Straight Shootin' will be hosted by the Queen of the Kimberley and national icon, Mary G. Today we ask why so many of our mob rely on others to help them, rather than helping themselves; is mining a good thing for communities?; and are inter-racial relationships becoming more acceptable?

The Truth About Child Brides
51:28

The Truth About Child Brides

ABC2 May 30, 2012

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Nel Hedayat is a young British-Afghani woman who sets out to discover what life is really like for some of the thousands of child brides across the world. She has a particular ...

Nel Hedayat is a young British-Afghani woman who sets out to discover what life is really like for some of the thousands of child brides across the world. She has a particular interest as her grandmother was married at 12 and her aunt at 15 and both had long and largely happy marriages.

Goodbye Revolution
54:36

Goodbye Revolution

SBS August 20, 2011

Visual arts

Asia and Australia

History

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Goodbye Revolution is the story of acclaimed Chinese-Australian artist Jiawei Shen's journey from the revolutionised China of the 1980s, to the quiet beach town of Bundeena, ...

Goodbye Revolution is the story of acclaimed Chinese-Australian artist Jiawei Shen's journey from the revolutionised China of the 1980s, to the quiet beach town of Bundeena, Australia. The documentary explores the universality of Shen's work and spirit, which has transcended the boundaries of both country and race.

Consuming Kids: The Commercialisation Of Childhood
51:20

Consuming Kids: The Commercialisation Of Childhood

ABC2 March 9, 2011

Business and economics

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
With virtually no government oversight or public outcry, the multibillion-dollar youth marketing industry in America has been able to use the latest advances in psychology, ...

With virtually no government oversight or public outcry, the multibillion-dollar youth marketing industry in America has been able to use the latest advances in psychology, anthropology and neuroscience to transform American children into one of the most powerful and profitable consumer demographics in the world. American kids now influence an estimated $700 billion in annual spending, targeted virtually from birth with sophisticated commercial appeals designed to sell everything from Hollywood merchandise and junk foods to iPods, mobile phones, and the family car. The result is that childhood itself has been commercialised.

South Side Story
26:23

South Side Story: All You Need Is Love

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 September 25, 2010

Health and PE

Business and Economics

Civics and Citizenship

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Crowe and his cohort, and co-owner of the "new South Sydney" Peter Holmes a Court, are confident they can restore and reward the faith the bunnies long-suffering fans have put ...

Crowe and his cohort, and co-owner of the "new South Sydney" Peter Holmes a Court, are confident they can restore and reward the faith the bunnies long-suffering fans have put in them.

Kevin McCloud: Slumming It
48:00

Kevin McCloud: Slumming It

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 26, 2010

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In this two-part series Kevin goes on an epic two-week journey to experience the beauty and horror of one of the most extreme urban environments on earth. After 10 years ...

In this two-part series Kevin goes on an epic two-week journey to experience the beauty and horror of one of the most extreme urban environments on earth. After 10 years celebrating homes in Britain, Kevin now experiences life in India's largest slum - Mumbai's Dharavi, made famous by the film Slumdog Millionaire, where disease is rife, water is contaminated and sanitation is basic.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
24:56

Hollywood's Best Film Directors: John Carpenter

Season 1 Episode 20 FOXTEL Bio November 20, 2011

Media arts

Drama

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

Scots At War
46:14

Scots At War

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel September 20, 2011

History

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In a landmark new series, ex-SAS Major Ken Hames joins the Royal Regiment of Scotland in Afghanistan. While examining today's conflict he looks back on the history of the ...

In a landmark new series, ex-SAS Major Ken Hames joins the Royal Regiment of Scotland in Afghanistan. While examining today's conflict he looks back on the history of the Scottish soldiers who fought for Britain. In this episode he looks at the first Scottish Regiments; visiting battlefields where they had to fight their own kin during the Jacobite Rebellion and travels to Waterloo, the battle where the fierce reputation of the fighting Scot was forged.

The Dark Side Of Fame
48:22

The Dark Side Of Fame

Episode 2 ABC2 June 18, 2011

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The road to fame can be a long one. However, there is a short cut - just take off all your clothes! Canadian blonde bombshell Pamela Anderson did just that for Playboy ...

The road to fame can be a long one. However, there is a short cut - just take off all your clothes! Canadian blonde bombshell Pamela Anderson did just that for Playboy magazine and became one of the world's biggest sex symbols, going on to star in the US television series, Baywatch. But there is a dark side to Pamela's California dream: a succession of bad boys, hasty marriages and domestic abuse.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
25:55

Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Doug Liman

Season 1 Episode 26 STUDIO July 6, 2011

Media arts

Drama

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

The Life Of The Buddha
49:47

The Life Of The Buddha

The History Channel April 19, 2010

Ancient history

Religious studies

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Five hundred years before Christ a young prince left his palace and set out on a journey through Northern India. His experiences became a philosophy that is now followed by ...

Five hundred years before Christ a young prince left his palace and set out on a journey through Northern India. His experiences became a philosophy that is now followed by over 400 million people. In the 1800s Western archaeologists and explorers stumbled upon the small village of Lumbini in Nepal where they discovered the birthplace of the Buddha, enabling them to unlock the secrets of his life.

JFK's Women
51:57

JFK's Women

SBS June 11, 2010

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
An explosive new biography that reveals the real John Fitzgerald Kennedy - a President who was prepared to risk his political career and, at the height of the cold war, his ...

An explosive new biography that reveals the real John Fitzgerald Kennedy - a President who was prepared to risk his political career and, at the height of the cold war, his country's security, for sex. In a terrible instance of irony, the Kennedy assassination in Dallas in November 1963 took his life, but saved his reputation.

An Iranian Martyr
49:27

An Iranian Martyr

SBS2 December 8, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
On June 20, a young Iranian woman was shot dead in the street in Tehran. The video of her death, filmed on a mobile phone, was seen by millions around the world. This program ...

On June 20, a young Iranian woman was shot dead in the street in Tehran. The video of her death, filmed on a mobile phone, was seen by millions around the world. This program tells the story of Neda Agha-Soltan, with exclusive accounts from those who really knew her. Many young Iranians have claimed her as a martyr for Iran's protest movement, but the Iranian regime has not accepted responsibility for her death.