'Carpe diem' speech on first day of school
5:08

'Carpe diem' speech on first day of school

Clip from Dead Poets Society

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
John Keating reveals a very different teaching style in the boys' first English class for the semester, where he encourages his students to "seize the day". This clip captures ...

John Keating reveals a very different teaching style in the boys' first English class for the semester, where he encourages his students to "seize the day". This clip captures a memorable scene from the movie that could be used as a conversation starter about pursuing life’s opportunities.

A Convenient Education
38:30

A Convenient Education

SBS2 August 6, 2013

Literacy

English

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
An interactive documentary which explores the experiences and challenges faced by international students, focusing on the Indian student community in Victoria in 2009 and 2010.

An interactive documentary which explores the experiences and challenges faced by international students, focusing on the Indian student community in Victoria in 2009 and 2010.

A Day In The Life
21:08

A Day In The Life: Richard Branson

Season 1 Episode 1 STUDIO July 1, 2013

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Join Sir Richard Branson, jet-setting billionaire, Founder of the Virgin Group's 300+ companies, and devoted philanthropist - as he takes us through a day in the life of one ...

Join Sir Richard Branson, jet-setting billionaire, Founder of the Virgin Group's 300+ companies, and devoted philanthropist - as he takes us through a day in the life of one of the world's most successful entrepreneurs. After an evening at Buckingham Palace with Queen Elizabeth II and President Obama, Branson hops on a plane to Chicago, where he's launching two new routes from Los Angeles and San Francisco. Following a slew of press interviews, Branson heads downtown to rub shoulders with celebrities and journalists at the launch party. As the soiree rages on, Branson slips out to catch the red-eye back to Europe.

A Fighting Chance
24:46

A Fighting Chance

SBS July 1, 2010

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

Religious studies

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
When is it time to hang up your boxing gloves and call it a day? In the inspirational documentary Fighting Chance, a 42-year old Bosnian refugee will battle the odds in order ...

When is it time to hang up your boxing gloves and call it a day? In the inspirational documentary Fighting Chance, a 42-year old Bosnian refugee will battle the odds in order to represent Australia and claim a World Boxing Championship title.

A Fork In The Mediterranean
25:51

A Fork In The Mediterranean: Italy - Venice

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 April 20, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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The ninth of the acclaimed A Fork in the Road series travels to eight countries around the Mediterranean. From the grandeur of Venice, a sinking city with a sinking ...

The ninth of the acclaimed A Fork in the Road series travels to eight countries around the Mediterranean. From the grandeur of Venice, a sinking city with a sinking population, to a tanner's family in the ancient city of Fez in Morocco, to the hedonistic delights of a sultry summer in the south of France, Pria takes us a on a unique journey.

A Fork In The Mediterranean
26:00

A Fork In The Mediterranean: Spain - Barcelona

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 November 4, 2009

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Focuses on Spain's amazing city of Barcelona. The inhabitants of Barcelona are Spanish but first they are Catalans. The area around the city of Barcelona is almost a country ...

Focuses on Spain's amazing city of Barcelona. The inhabitants of Barcelona are Spanish but first they are Catalans. The area around the city of Barcelona is almost a country within a country. They have their own language, their own culture and their own problems, while some of the famed eccentrics of the 20th century, like architect Gaudi and artist Dali, have called it home.

A Fork In The Mediterranean
25:54

A Fork In The Mediterranean: France - St Tropez

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS November 25, 2009

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The French Riviera, playground of the rich and famous, is a place where one needs deep pockets and a fat wallet. Pria takes on the character of Templeton, a well to do ...

The French Riviera, playground of the rich and famous, is a place where one needs deep pockets and a fat wallet. Pria takes on the character of Templeton, a well to do businessman on his annual sybaritic leave in the little village of Ramatuelle, in the hills above St Tropez.

A Knight's Tale
2:04:47

A Knight's Tale

7two August 16, 2014

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
William Thatcher, a poor and humble squire, has always dreamed of proving himself worthy as a knight in a jousting match.

William Thatcher, a poor and humble squire, has always dreamed of proving himself worthy as a knight in a jousting match.

A League Of Their Own
2:04:11

A League Of Their Own

Ten October 2, 2015

Media arts

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry.

Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry.

A Letter To Elia
57:32

A Letter To Elia

ABC May 20, 2012

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Director Martin Scorsese speaks frankly about one of his filmmaking influences, the late Elia Kazan, using clips from some of Kazan's key films including 'On The Waterfront' ...

Director Martin Scorsese speaks frankly about one of his filmmaking influences, the late Elia Kazan, using clips from some of Kazan's key films including 'On The Waterfront' and 'East of Eden'.

A Northern Town
51:58

A Northern Town

SBS July 5, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Personal and social capability

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
It is said that the past is another country. In Australia, looking at the past through a racial looking glass is to encounter a parallel universe. A Northern Town, looks at ...

It is said that the past is another country. In Australia, looking at the past through a racial looking glass is to encounter a parallel universe. A Northern Town, looks at how some of the residents of Kempsey - known as the "most racist town in Australia" - are experiencing the living history of their hometown. The aged care facility of Booroongen is owned and operated by Kempsey's indigenous townsfolk. Its residents are Aboriginal and white - old activists living with old racists. In A Northern Town, the dark secrets of the town's past bleed into the present, revealing a shared history that is at times tragic, horrific, comic and inhuman.

A Pang For Brasil
50:44

A Pang For Brasil

Episode 1 SBS June 2, 2014

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
SBS's 2014 FIFA World Cup season just got a whole lot sexier ... or did it? The hilariously awkward and definitely not Brasilian Sam Pang sets off to discover what makes ...

SBS's 2014 FIFA World Cup season just got a whole lot sexier ... or did it? The hilariously awkward and definitely not Brasilian Sam Pang sets off to discover what makes Brasilians the coolest race on the planet as excitement builds around the host nation of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

A Pang For Brasil
54:54

A Pang For Brasil

Episode 2 SBS June 9, 2014

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The Brasilian crash course continues as Sam travels to Sao Paolo and Salvador. In Brasil's largest city Sao Paolo, he spends a day high flying with local model-turned business ...

The Brasilian crash course continues as Sam travels to Sao Paolo and Salvador. In Brasil's largest city Sao Paolo, he spends a day high flying with local model-turned business mogul millionaire Cozete Gomes, whose preferred mode of transport is private helicopter.

A Place in the Sun
1:56:55

A Place in the Sun

Fox Classics June 13, 2017

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
George Eastman is thrust into the blue collar life of a rich friend's family business where he is expected to learn the ropes from the bottom up. While paying his dues he ...

George Eastman is thrust into the blue collar life of a rich friend's family business where he is expected to learn the ropes from the bottom up. While paying his dues he becomes involved with Alice Tripp, a simple, trusting girl on the assembly line. When he is finally introduced to high society he meets the gorgeous, sophisticated Angela Vickers and promptly forgets all about Alice. Tragedy is the result.

A Quiet Word With
26:27

A Quiet Word With: Rob Stitch

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC April 30, 2011

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In A Quiet Word With Rob Sitch, comedian Tony Martin snags a rare on camera chat with his former D Generation and Late Show co star Rob Sitch, now one of the principals of the ...

In A Quiet Word With Rob Sitch, comedian Tony Martin snags a rare on camera chat with his former D Generation and Late Show co star Rob Sitch, now one of the principals of the hugely successful Working Dog production house. Over a tangent filled half hour, Sitch recalls the origin of the D Generation and discusses the group's commitment both to high and low comedy.

A Quiet Word With
26:15

A Quiet Word With: Carrie Fisher

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC November 9, 2010

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In A Quiet Word With Carrie Fisher, comedian and recovering Star Wars fan, Tony Martin, leads actress, writer and the one-time Princess Leia on a rambling conversation that ...

In A Quiet Word With Carrie Fisher, comedian and recovering Star Wars fan, Tony Martin, leads actress, writer and the one-time Princess Leia on a rambling conversation that takes in her entire career.

A Quiet Word With
26:12

A Quiet Word With: Alan Davies

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC April 2, 2011

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In A Quiet Word With... writer, broadcaster and comedian Tony Martin has exactly that with some of the entertainment world's biggest names. For half an hour, the self ...

In A Quiet Word With... writer, broadcaster and comedian Tony Martin has exactly that with some of the entertainment world's biggest names. For half an hour, the self confessed 'comedy and film nerd' will talk shop with a filmmaker, actor or comedian, who may well be surprised to find themselves answering no questions about their private life and instead confronting long forgotten moments from their lengthy resume. In his first conversation, Martin leads the star of QI, Jonathan Creek and the new culinary comedy Whites, Alan Davies, on a rambling journey through the many twists and turns of his ramshackle career.

A Quiet Word With
26:28

A Quiet Word With: Rhys Darby

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC April 9, 2011

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Tony Martin leads fellow comedian and New Zealander Rhys Darby on a leisurely stroll through his remarkable and varied career. Darby is the man known around the world as ...

Tony Martin leads fellow comedian and New Zealander Rhys Darby on a leisurely stroll through his remarkable and varied career. Darby is the man known around the world as Murray from Flight of the Conchords.