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Australia's blockbuster novelist, Bryce Courtenay, plundered his own incredible life story to create his internationally bestselling books and films. But when he put the story ...

Australia's blockbuster novelist, Bryce Courtenay, plundered his own incredible life story to create his internationally bestselling books and films. But when he put the story of his son's tragic death into print, it scarred the family forever. Today, as Bryce Courtenay struggles to complete his next book, his family reveals the difficult and complex truths behind the larger-than-life fiction.

This one-hour film, by Liz Mermin, tracks a unique development project that began in the summer of 2004 when a group of volunteer American hairstylists, financed by the beauty ...

This one-hour film, by Liz Mermin, tracks a unique development project that began in the summer of 2004 when a group of volunteer American hairstylists, financed by the beauty industry, arrived in Afghanistan to open a beauty school.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue

Season 2  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  February 4, 2011
This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn. Meanwhile a drama unfolds ...

This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn. Meanwhile a drama unfolds mid-air as a motorcyclist with catastrophic injuries has trouble breathing while being flown to Brisbane.

Building 173 in downtown Shanghai has witnessed three quarters of a century of the most dramatic upheaval in modern Chinese history, including World War II and the Japanese ...

Building 173 in downtown Shanghai has witnessed three quarters of a century of the most dramatic upheaval in modern Chinese history, including World War II and the Japanese invasion, the rise of Communism and the Cultural Revolution. Its residents tell an intimate tale of how these violent changes have altered the course of their lives.

Navy Divers
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Navy Divers: Out With A Bang

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC2  |  January 28, 2011
In the final episode of Navy Divers the men of basic clearance divers course number 67 are deployed to a remote tropical island off the Queensland coast where they must ...

In the final episode of Navy Divers the men of basic clearance divers course number 67 are deployed to a remote tropical island off the Queensland coast where they must complete the final 'demolitions' phase of their training. It's the part of their course they've been waiting for. They have thirty tonnes of high explosives, artillery shells and bombs, and three weeks to blow it all up.

In New York in 1999, Nicholas White became trapped in an elevator for 41 hours, despite the elevator having an emergency phone and being monitored by security cameras. Trapped ...

In New York in 1999, Nicholas White became trapped in an elevator for 41 hours, despite the elevator having an emergency phone and being monitored by security cameras. Trapped In An Elevator recounts Nicholas' story, while also exploring the history and mechanics behind these ubiquitous machines.

Joining Paul McDermott on this episode of Room 101 is a woman who made her name in the brutal world of competitive cooking where she was instantly loved by the Australian ...

Joining Paul McDermott on this episode of Room 101 is a woman who made her name in the brutal world of competitive cooking where she was instantly loved by the Australian public. Australia's most successful runner-up Poh Ling Yeow brings her pet hates to the Room 101 table.

Cody Everson is your typical teenager - but a crunching tackle in a first-fifteen rugby game saw his life change dramatically. We're with Cody from the beginning as he adjusts ...

Cody Everson is your typical teenager - but a crunching tackle in a first-fifteen rugby game saw his life change dramatically. We're with Cody from the beginning as he adjusts to his new life.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue

Season 2  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  January 28, 2011
This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn when 8-year-old BJ badly ...

This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn when 8-year-old BJ badly fractures his arm. BJ is in intense agony and the only painkiller on board is paracetamol. While in Southern Queensland drama unfolds in mid-air as a 31-year-old motorcyclist with catastrophic injuries has trouble breathing while being flown to a specialist spinal unit in Brisbane.

Thirty years after their separation, and 20 years after his death, actress Jane Birkin goes back, dipping into the memories of the family holidays she shared with French music ...

Thirty years after their separation, and 20 years after his death, actress Jane Birkin goes back, dipping into the memories of the family holidays she shared with French music legend Serge Gainsbourg. With honesty and wit, Birkin narrates her own Super 8 films.

Monika, and her fiance Duane are getting hitched. Duane thinks it's cool getting married at Monika's workplace with Amanda, the Registrar, officiating. While transgender, ...

Monika, and her fiance Duane are getting hitched. Duane thinks it's cool getting married at Monika's workplace with Amanda, the Registrar, officiating. While transgender, ballet dancer, Julia is seeking a change of name.

This week Damon begins preparing for new auditions. Keira is feeling the pressure to do well in exams. Wyatt is in trouble after lying to his Mum about getting suspended from ...

This week Damon begins preparing for new auditions. Keira is feeling the pressure to do well in exams. Wyatt is in trouble after lying to his Mum about getting suspended from school and Leila struggles with being in the selective class. Title also stylised as My Year Seven Life.

In this My Year 7 Life episode, introvert Hudson resolves to speak up more in class as he puts himself forward for form leader and strategises with family about how to deal ...

In this My Year 7 Life episode, introvert Hudson resolves to speak up more in class as he puts himself forward for form leader and strategises with family about how to deal with lunchtime bullies. Seb gets an email for an interview for the job he had recently applied for. Title also stylised as My Year Seven Life.

Features 48 collisions filmed in ultra slow motion between dancers, boxers, martial artists, gymnasts, football players, wrestlers and street culture enthusiasts. This ...

Features 48 collisions filmed in ultra slow motion between dancers, boxers, martial artists, gymnasts, football players, wrestlers and street culture enthusiasts. This documentary goes behind the scenes and follows the production as it unfolds. Over 140 collisions are filmed in three days.

Meet the Natives comes to a poignant end as Chief Yapa, Joel, Posen, Jimmy Joseph conclude their tour of the UK with a look at the English 'upper class'.

Meet the Natives comes to a poignant end as Chief Yapa, Joel, Posen, Jimmy Joseph conclude their tour of the UK with a look at the English 'upper class'.

Edward Nino Hernandez is one of the shortest men on earth at just 27 inches tall. For most of his 24 years his tiny body has been a big problem. This warm, humane film ...

Edward Nino Hernandez is one of the shortest men on earth at just 27 inches tall. For most of his 24 years his tiny body has been a big problem. This warm, humane film explores the extraordinary challenges of negotiating the world as an adult male who is the same size as a six month old baby.

Navy Divers
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Navy Divers: Under Pressure

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC2  |  January 14, 2011
In episode two of Navy Divers the real training begins. In the first module of the course the new recruits must prove they can cope with the deep. Clearance divers are often ...

In episode two of Navy Divers the real training begins. In the first module of the course the new recruits must prove they can cope with the deep. Clearance divers are often used to conduct deepwater battle repairs to ships and strategic infrastructure. When working under these conditions danger is ever present and small mistakes can rapidly turn into life threatening disasters.

In episode four the Townsville crew leaves before dawn to fly back out to the 'ghost yacht' drifting on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef. Police regard the yacht as a ...

In episode four the Townsville crew leaves before dawn to fly back out to the 'ghost yacht' drifting on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef. Police regard the yacht as a potential crime scene and the crew must pick up vital navigation equipment and computers which may provide information needed to help search for the missing three-man crew. After they have retrieved the equipment, the Townsville crew joins an all out search for the vanished men. Meanwhile, the Cairns crew flies to the Mossman River Gorge. A teenage boy has become stranded on a rock in the middle of rapids and all attempts to reach him have failed.

The untold family saga behind our most iconic bush legend. RM Williams was a legend in his own lifetime. The epitome of the iconic bushman and Australia's pioneering spirit. ...

The untold family saga behind our most iconic bush legend. RM Williams was a legend in his own lifetime. The epitome of the iconic bushman and Australia's pioneering spirit. Swagman, cameleer, gold prospector and explorer, he built a multi-million dollar brand, based on the skills he developed in the bush.

Love's Harvest is a series of four half-hour beautiful and intimate stories about organic farmers. Each episode portrays the experiences of couples and families toiling hard ...

Love's Harvest is a series of four half-hour beautiful and intimate stories about organic farmers. Each episode portrays the experiences of couples and families toiling hard for their belief in organic goodness and the love and life it provides.

Tyson Murray left the battlefield behind; but the flashbacks, anxiety and insomnia remain. He decides to confront his fears and join his mates on a gruelling kayak adventure ...

Tyson Murray left the battlefield behind; but the flashbacks, anxiety and insomnia remain. He decides to confront his fears and join his mates on a gruelling kayak adventure from Sydney to Brisbane.

My24
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My24: Sam/Makhala

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  ABC ME  |  July 7, 2014
Sam and Makhala's MY:24s both feature rescues - Sam rescued a drowning man and Makhala was rescued from the insidious condition of anorexia by making a surprising connection.

Sam and Makhala's MY:24s both feature rescues - Sam rescued a drowning man and Makhala was rescued from the insidious condition of anorexia by making a surprising connection.

A troubled mother and daughter relationship played out over a lifetime reveals an epic journey from a Siberian gulag to safety in Australia and a story of survival, conflict ...

A troubled mother and daughter relationship played out over a lifetime reveals an epic journey from a Siberian gulag to safety in Australia and a story of survival, conflict and forgiveness.

Emmett's plan to build a drone is put on hold so he can get Conner an awesome birthday present. Paige tells Wayne to spend more quality time with Emmett, which translates into ...

Emmett's plan to build a drone is put on hold so he can get Conner an awesome birthday present. Paige tells Wayne to spend more quality time with Emmett, which translates into him resurrecting Emmett's drone project.

Bentley's audition for the all-city orchestra is in jeopardy when Emmett accidentally breaks his precious cello. Emmett and Nate stage a robbery to convince everyone it was stolen.

Bentley's audition for the all-city orchestra is in jeopardy when Emmett accidentally breaks his precious cello. Emmett and Nate stage a robbery to convince everyone it was stolen.

Conner's date is ruined by her brothers' snobbery. When Emmett discovers he can get a discount on his bike repair in exchange for a date with his sister, Conner jumps at the ...

Conner's date is ruined by her brothers' snobbery. When Emmett discovers he can get a discount on his bike repair in exchange for a date with his sister, Conner jumps at the chance to teach her brothers a lesson.

Wayne, Paige and Adam are fed up with chauffeuring Bentley. They insist he get his learner's permit even though he is scared of driving. Emmett attempts to help Bentley ...

Wayne, Paige and Adam are fed up with chauffeuring Bentley. They insist he get his learner's permit even though he is scared of driving. Emmett attempts to help Bentley overcome his fear of driving.

Paige heads off to visit Wayne who's away on business, but the kids' plans for an exciting adult-free weekend is ruined when Bentley converts his parents' bedroom into a B & B.

Paige heads off to visit Wayne who's away on business, but the kids' plans for an exciting adult-free weekend is ruined when Bentley converts his parents' bedroom into a B & B.

Two Of Us
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Two Of Us: Kevin And Allan

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  SBS2  |  May 4, 2010
Allan Martin committed seven armed bank robberies in his youth and was locked up in Melbourne's Pentridge Prison for 20 years - sharing the rock-breaking yards with the likes ...

Allan Martin committed seven armed bank robberies in his youth and was locked up in Melbourne's Pentridge Prison for 20 years - sharing the rock-breaking yards with the likes of Chopper Read. Amazingly enough, out of this world of violence emerged a poet.

Welcome To Lagos
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Welcome To Lagos

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  October 5, 2010
Episode two continues to explore one of the most extreme urban environments on the planet, by taking a trip into the lives of those who choose to live and work on the waters ...

Episode two continues to explore one of the most extreme urban environments on the planet, by taking a trip into the lives of those who choose to live and work on the waters of Lagos Lagoon.

Two Of Us
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Two Of Us: The Mickelberg Brothers

Season 1  |  Episode 11  |  SBS2  |  May 5, 2010
Brothers Ray and Peter Mickelberg, former abalone fishermen, were fitted up for Australia's biggest gold heist: $650,000 dollars worth of gold bullion - or 68 kilograms of ...

Brothers Ray and Peter Mickelberg, former abalone fishermen, were fitted up for Australia's biggest gold heist: $650,000 dollars worth of gold bullion - or 68 kilograms of gold - from the Perth mint in 1982. They were framed by a corrupt cop, bashed, wrongfully imprisoned for almost a decade, and financially destroyed. They never stopped fighting to get out and, now acquitted, seek compensation from the WA government.

Nest
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Nest

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  September 8, 2010
Why do we collect what we collect, decorate in certain styles or become obsessive about adding to particular possessions? In this five-part series, three professional 'sticky ...

Why do we collect what we collect, decorate in certain styles or become obsessive about adding to particular possessions? In this five-part series, three professional 'sticky beaks' - Gerri Williams, Julie Nimmo and Andrew Urban - check out the stories behind the acquisitions. In this first episode, we discover what a retired couple, a young Aboriginal artist, a prisoner and some 'empty nesters' have in common - a pride in their surroundings.

Strong willed, educated and forthright Indian-Australian Ramona Dhillon was 27 when she fell head-over-heels in love with Anurag Saboo, the eldest son of one of Rajasthan's ...

Strong willed, educated and forthright Indian-Australian Ramona Dhillon was 27 when she fell head-over-heels in love with Anurag Saboo, the eldest son of one of Rajasthan's wealthiest merchant families. When she decided to marry him secretly at a Melbourne registry office, neither of their families were impressed, and Anu and Ramona were soon to find they had walked headlong into an epic clash of cultures.

A powerful series on some of Australia's most famous and influential families opens with the hidden face of Frank Lowy, at an extraordinary turning point in his family's ...

A powerful series on some of Australia's most famous and influential families opens with the hidden face of Frank Lowy, at an extraordinary turning point in his family's history. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the global multi-million dollar retail brand Westfield which Frank Lowy created from a small suburban shopping centre. But behind the meteoric success is a family that is still struggling to reconcile its past and its future.

Once the darling of the wine industry, talented winemaker Andrew Garrett and his family have now been forsaken by the industry that once celebrated them. Starting their ...

Once the darling of the wine industry, talented winemaker Andrew Garrett and his family have now been forsaken by the industry that once celebrated them. Starting their amazingly successful business on a $3000 loan, Averil and Andrew Garrett worked their dream hard with innovative marketing and production and their label became a national and international bestseller. But their high life and rollercoaster ride came to a full stop when fire devastated the historic winery they had hoped to make the headquarters of their empire.

Bob Jane's name and face is one of Australia's most famous brands, but the cost of this fame and the lifestyle it brought, has been significant. The country's leading ...

Bob Jane's name and face is one of Australia's most famous brands, but the cost of this fame and the lifestyle it brought, has been significant. The country's leading 'revhead' made it out of tough working-class Brunswick in Melbourne to motor racing fame and a multi-million dollar tyre empire. But the flamboyant racing king has paid a large personal price along the way.

In episode three, the Townsville crew get a call from the Queensland Water Police. The Coast Guard aircraft has sighted a mysterious yacht drifting far out to sea on the edge ...

In episode three, the Townsville crew get a call from the Queensland Water Police. The Coast Guard aircraft has sighted a mysterious yacht drifting far out to sea on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef. There is no record of the yacht and they are unable to make contact with her. Operating at the very end of their range the Townsville crew winch a rescue officer down into the open sea. After a hard swim he climbs on board to discover an empty yacht. Hours later the story of the 'ghost yacht' on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef flashes around the world.

For Carla and Anne-Marie, women and goats go together but a long drought takes its toll on their cherished goat herd. Carla and Anne-Marie are known for their delectable ...

For Carla and Anne-Marie, women and goats go together but a long drought takes its toll on their cherished goat herd. Carla and Anne-Marie are known for their delectable goat's cheese. It's the reward for ditching their teaching jobs and taking the plunge to farm organic goats on rolling granite country in Central Victoria.

Chopper Rescue is a unique observational documentary series following the work of the helicopter rescue crews of Emergency Management Queensland (EMQ), who serve the people of ...

Chopper Rescue is a unique observational documentary series following the work of the helicopter rescue crews of Emergency Management Queensland (EMQ), who serve the people of far north Queensland. The Chopper Rescue crews are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and operate out of two bases in the far north cities of Townsville and Cairns. Consisting of pilot, air crew officer, rescue crew officer, paramedic and emergency doctor, the crews cover vast distances from the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef to the remote outback.

Family Fortunes
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Family Fortunes: The Brocks

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC2  |  April 21, 2010
From the Logie-award winning team that brought us Dynasties, Family Fortunes is a four-part half-hour series that explores how dramatic reversals in fortune - for better or ...

From the Logie-award winning team that brought us Dynasties, Family Fortunes is a four-part half-hour series that explores how dramatic reversals in fortune - for better or worse - have affected Australia's most interesting families. Episode one looks at the family behind motor racing legend, Peter Brock. For the first time, director Tracey Spring goes behind the scenes and joins the Brock family as they face Peter's devastating legacy.

My24
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My24: Ryan/Rose

Season 1  |  Episode 10  |  ABC ME  |  August 4, 2014
MY:24 is a 13-part series featuring twenty-six young people chronicling the impact of a life-changing experience within a 24 hour period - expressed in their own words and ...

MY:24 is a 13-part series featuring twenty-six young people chronicling the impact of a life-changing experience within a 24 hour period - expressed in their own words and using their own images.

Family Confidential: The Nolls
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Family Confidential: The Nolls

Season 2  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  February 2, 2012
Family Confidential returns for its second season, inviting you into the homes of six of Australia's most powerful and intriguing families. In the first episode, Shannon Noll, ...

Family Confidential returns for its second season, inviting you into the homes of six of Australia's most powerful and intriguing families. In the first episode, Shannon Noll, a multi-platinum recording artist, shot to fame in 2003 as the runner-up on the first series of Australian Idol. In just eight years, Shannon had 10 consecutive top 10 singles in the ARIA charts - the only artist in Australia ever to do so - and, now with sales in the millions, he's one of Australia's top-selling performers. Yet Shannon's success hides a family tragedy.

Paige's judgemental, animal activist sister Rebecca comes for a surprise visit. Tired of being mocked for his simple dinners, Emmett attempts to cook lobster. Chaos ensues ...

Paige's judgemental, animal activist sister Rebecca comes for a surprise visit. Tired of being mocked for his simple dinners, Emmett attempts to cook lobster. Chaos ensues when the lobsters escape.

During an online lecture, Paige shares a heroic story from Wayne's past that may not be true. The kids take on internet trolls attacking Wayne's story but start to question if ...

During an online lecture, Paige shares a heroic story from Wayne's past that may not be true. The kids take on internet trolls attacking Wayne's story but start to question if the online community is actually right.

When Adam injures himself while sneaking in from a party late, Emmett covers for him and has to endure the consequences. Wayne is worried about Adam's football career and ...

When Adam injures himself while sneaking in from a party late, Emmett covers for him and has to endure the consequences. Wayne is worried about Adam's football career and Bentley is jealous of all the attention he's getting.

Emmett convinces his siblings to create a haunted house. Adam and Emmett procure a very realistic fake cadaver from the teaching hospital, but it turns out the fake cadaver ...

Emmett convinces his siblings to create a haunted house. Adam and Emmett procure a very realistic fake cadaver from the teaching hospital, but it turns out the fake cadaver isn't so fake.

Paige thinks the Wayneys are too reliant on their electronic devices so she leads them on a family camping trip to The Devil's Ottoman. Paige's plans for them to reconnect ...

Paige thinks the Wayneys are too reliant on their electronic devices so she leads them on a family camping trip to The Devil's Ottoman. Paige's plans for them to reconnect with each other and nature are only half successful.

Emmett makes a documentary about the verbal oppression brought on by penalty jars for grammar offences.

Emmett makes a documentary about the verbal oppression brought on by penalty jars for grammar offences.

Hatch, Match and Dispatch
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Hatch, Match and Dispatch

Season 1  |  Episode 7  |  ABC  |  March 24, 2016
Darlene has flown in from Canada to give her son Niles away at his wedding ... only problem is, he's gone missing. Malaysian born Meera is trying to get her sex change ...

Darlene has flown in from Canada to give her son Niles away at his wedding ... only problem is, he's gone missing. Malaysian born Meera is trying to get her sex change recognised on her passport before a trip back to Malaysia.

Matt and Amy want to get married before it's all too late. Amy's nine months pregnant and Matt needs a heart transplant. Will they make it to the registry in time?

Matt and Amy want to get married before it's all too late. Amy's nine months pregnant and Matt needs a heart transplant. Will they make it to the registry in time?

Paul McDermott is joined by Australian TV legend, the journalist and author Ray Martin. Ray wants Paul to banish parking inspectors and small dogs. And for Ray, 'life's too ...

Paul McDermott is joined by Australian TV legend, the journalist and author Ray Martin. Ray wants Paul to banish parking inspectors and small dogs. And for Ray, 'life's too short to waste it on going to the Opera' not to mention his annoyance at people who stop at the top of escalators. But will Paul agree and banish them to the Room 101 vault?

Navy Divers
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Navy Divers: Breaking Point

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC2  |  January 21, 2011
Only thirteen men remain on the course and the training is becoming more severe. The surviving recruits face the nightmare of maritime tactical operations where sleep becomes ...

Only thirteen men remain on the course and the training is becoming more severe. The surviving recruits face the nightmare of maritime tactical operations where sleep becomes a distant memory. Clearance divers must be able to carry out clandestine reconnaissance operations behind enemy lines. To achieve this, they use a special re-breather or bubble free diving set and conduct their operations under the cover of night. During this module the men must reach new levels of fitness. They must also prove they are a team tight enough to face the potentially fatal consequences of operating behind enemy lines.

In episode two, the Cairns chopper must fly to the small Aboriginal community of Hopevale where a baby girl is severely dehydrated. On the way back to Cairns the crew is ...

In episode two, the Cairns chopper must fly to the small Aboriginal community of Hopevale where a baby girl is severely dehydrated. On the way back to Cairns the crew is diverted to pick up a 13-year-old boy with a suspected fractured pelvis. As they fly to pick up the boy at Mossman Hospital, tropical storm clouds gather and the crew must decide whether to fly on using satellite navigation or abandon the task and leave it to the night crew. Meanwhile, wet conditions on Magnetic Island off Townsville contribute to a terrible car smash. A critically injured 22-year-old is trapped in his ute and is in intense pain.

If Only
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If Only

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  SBS  |  March 30, 2010
A refreshing series about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, then perhaps things would have turned out ...

A refreshing series about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, then perhaps things would have turned out differently.

Nest
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Nest

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  July 28, 2010
Why do we collect what we collect, decorate in certain styles or become obsessive about adding to particular possessions? In this 5-part series, three professional 'sticky ...

Why do we collect what we collect, decorate in certain styles or become obsessive about adding to particular possessions? In this 5-part series, three professional 'sticky beaks' - Gerri Williams, Julie Nimmo and Andrew Urban - check out the stories behind the acquisitions.

Australia's most brilliant young pianist, Simon Tedeschi, was first placed in front of a keyboard at eighteen months by his grandmother Lucy Gershwin, a Holocaust survivor. ...

Australia's most brilliant young pianist, Simon Tedeschi, was first placed in front of a keyboard at eighteen months by his grandmother Lucy Gershwin, a Holocaust survivor. Their relationship is a story about music, the Holocaust and the true nature of inheritance.

If Only
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If Only

Season 1  |  Episode 10  |  SBS  |  April 6, 2010
A refreshing series about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, then perhaps things would have turned out ...

A refreshing series about something we've all thought about at one point in our lives - "if only" we'd done or said something else, then perhaps things would have turned out differently. The series features people from all walks of life telling their personal stories about an event or decision in their past that they now regret.

Two Of Us
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Two Of Us: Suzanne Tsannes And Mohsen

Season 1  |  Episode 12  |  SBS2  |  May 6, 2010
Mohsen was an asylum seeker going mad in detention until Suzanne Tsannes took his case all the way to the High Court. Suzanne, 62, is a psychotherapist who is married with two ...

Mohsen was an asylum seeker going mad in detention until Suzanne Tsannes took his case all the way to the High Court. Suzanne, 62, is a psychotherapist who is married with two adult children. Mohsen, 33, is an Iranian poet who two years ago was granted refugee status after four years in detention. Suzanne met Mohsen at Villawood Detention Centre in 2001 and theirs is the story of one person's crusade for another's freedom, justice and sanity.

After Rashiq's father fled Iran, he was held in detention in Australia for six years. It then took another three years for the family to be granted visas. Rashiq, being the ...

After Rashiq's father fled Iran, he was held in detention in Australia for six years. It then took another three years for the family to be granted visas. Rashiq, being the oldest of four children bore much of the responsibility of raising the family during the separation from his father. Now as a teenager, recently arrived in Australia, he is determined to define and live a freedom that he has been unable to experience before.

In Conversation with Virginia Trioli features revealing, in depth interviews with icons of the arts. Tonight, in the first of three weekly episodes, Trioli talks to Bryan Ferry.

In Conversation with Virginia Trioli features revealing, in depth interviews with icons of the arts. Tonight, in the first of three weekly episodes, Trioli talks to Bryan Ferry.

This is the private story of the unconventional family behind one of Australia's most famous faces. When Sally Butler met Ernie Dingo, it was the beginning of a unique bond ...

This is the private story of the unconventional family behind one of Australia's most famous faces. When Sally Butler met Ernie Dingo, it was the beginning of a unique bond that would bridge two very different cultures.

My24
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My24: Madeleine/Lucas

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  ABC ME  |  July 28, 2014
Madeleine's MY:24s lead them to put their disabilities behind them and follow their passion of being performers and creatives striving to be heard.

Madeleine's MY:24s lead them to put their disabilities behind them and follow their passion of being performers and creatives striving to be heard.

My24
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My24: Fablice/G-Storm

Season 1  |  Episode 8  |  ABC ME  |  July 21, 2014
Fablice and G-Storm have similar MY:24s, not surprising given they are uncle and nephew and came to Australia from Africa.

Fablice and G-Storm have similar MY:24s, not surprising given they are uncle and nephew and came to Australia from Africa.

A fascinating series that looks at contemporary solutions to age-old parenting problems by exploring the work undertaken by Karitane; an innovative service that offers ...

A fascinating series that looks at contemporary solutions to age-old parenting problems by exploring the work undertaken by Karitane; an innovative service that offers practical help to families overwhelmed by the challenges of raising young children. Parent Rescue mixes just the right amount of drama and humour to show a diverse group of families, from a mix of different cultures, who are all touched by Karitane's unique approach to supporting, nurturing and promoting family.

Help students develop 21st-century skills and knowledge for success in their future work and life by understanding how complex interactions continually influence human behaviour.
Celebrate and acknowledge International day of sign languages by viewing this collection with your class featuring video content about the lives of individuals who use sign language as well as schools that support them.
Encourage your students to look out for their classmates, introduce some of the issues children face at home and at school, and reveal strategies to help deal with bullying and anxiety.
Use this playlist to allow students to explore different families and understand the reasons why certain people, events and days are important to themselves and their families.
Discuss the importance and benefits of physical activity with your class using this curated collection.
Introduce the concepts of being healthy to your class and use this playlist to discuss the role of food in being healthy and how food affects our overall well being.
Spark your younger students' imagination with this collection of stories helping students to become familiar with new words, sounds and ideas with the best storytellers on television.
Resilience, rights and respectful relationships can be modelled at school to inform students about positive relationships at school, home and the world. Share this playlist that focuses on building positive relationships.
Knowing where food comes from and what's in it is critical to making healthy food choices. Encourage your students to be more mindful about what they eat by sharing these videos with them.
Wondering what sport you should introduce to your class next? Follow the adventures of these inspirational women and girls participating in a range of sports to get some ideas.
Use this playlist to introduce students to autism and how it may affect an individual's life. Explore ways to combat problems and issues one may face.
Autism is a condition that affects the way an individual relates to his or her environment and their interaction with other people. Get insights into the lives of individuals living with autism.
Encourage your students to develop their musical skills by exploring, imitating and recognising elements of music, including dynamic, pitch and rhythm with this collection. (ACAMUM080, ACAMUM084, ACAMUM088, VCAMUR020, VCAMUR024, VCAMUR028, VCAMUR032)
Bullying sucks whether it is online, at school or in a workplace, there is no space for it in our lives. Find more about bullying experiences and how to combat issues related to bullying in this playlist.
There is no space for bullying, whether it is in the playground, classroom or online. No way! View this collection, which deals with all aspects of bullying and how it can be prevented. (ACPPS074,VCHPEP092,VCHPEP109)
Cancer is a disease of the body's cells. Normally cells grow and multiply in a controlled way. Cancer affects a large number of Australians, both directly and indirectly. (ACSHE160)
Space inspires our greatest scientific and creative minds. Take to the stars with NASA, or hop aboard Millennium Falcon in the best of space fact and fiction. (ACSSU188,ACSSU189,VCSSU127,VCSSU128,VCSSU129)
On April 27, 1994, millions of first-time voters cast their ballots in South Africa's first free elections, ushering in the presidency of Mandela. Learn about the enormous change from those who lived it.
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