Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise And Fall Of Jack Johnson
1:51:05

Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise And Fall Of Jack Johnson

NITV November 4, 2013

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
He was the son of former slaves and from 1904 to 1915 Jack Johnson was the best heavyweight boxer in the world. A film by award-winning director, Ken Burns.

He was the son of former slaves and from 1904 to 1915 Jack Johnson was the best heavyweight boxer in the world. A film by award-winning director, Ken Burns.

Tales From Earthsea
1:50:53

Tales From Earthsea

SBS2 December 5, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
While seeking the source of their world's imbalance, a teenage prince and a wizard encounter a foe who seeks eternal youth.

While seeking the source of their world's imbalance, a teenage prince and a wizard encounter a foe who seeks eternal youth.

Mao's Last Dancer
1:50:41

Mao's Last Dancer

Nine June 8, 2013

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Dance

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Based on the award winning autobiography, comes this AFI Award-winning film about Li Cunxin's journey from a poor Chinese village to international ballet stardom.

Based on the award winning autobiography, comes this AFI Award-winning film about Li Cunxin's journey from a poor Chinese village to international ballet stardom.

The Mormons
1:50:35

The Mormons

Episode 2 The History Channel October 16, 2010

Personal and social capability

Religious studies

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Covers many of the defining events and central ideas behind Mormonism, beginning with Joseph Smith's first revelation and following its transforming impact on America's ...

Covers many of the defining events and central ideas behind Mormonism, beginning with Joseph Smith's first revelation and following its transforming impact on America's religious landscape. The series looks at the role persecution played in defining this religious group, and follows the Mormon's transformation from a polygamist theocracy to a flourishing mainstream religion.

The Mummy
1:50:26

The Mummy

Seven July 9, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
As punishment for killing Pharaoh Seti and sleeping with his mistress, Egyptian priest Imhotep is cursed and mummified alive. But when treasure hunters Rick, Evelyn, and ...

As punishment for killing Pharaoh Seti and sleeping with his mistress, Egyptian priest Imhotep is cursed and mummified alive. But when treasure hunters Rick, Evelyn, and Jonathan inadvertently stumble upon his tomb in 1923, the mummy is resurrected! Rick and Evelyn soon discover the lost city of Hamunaptra and will fight, not only for survival but to save the world from unspeakable evil.

Looking for Richard
1:50:18

Looking for Richard

Showcase March 31, 2010

Media arts

Literature

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This is a fascinating documentary-style film about Oscar-winning actor Al Pacino's staging of Richard III and his simultaneous exploration of the relevance of Shakespeare to ...

This is a fascinating documentary-style film about Oscar-winning actor Al Pacino's staging of Richard III and his simultaneous exploration of the relevance of Shakespeare to people in every walk of life. Every scene of the play is dissected by actors and scholars prior to us seeing it performed, thus bringing the play brilliantly to life.

The Long Walk Of Nelson Mandela
1:50:12

The Long Walk Of Nelson Mandela

NITV April 8, 2013

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The story of the man behind the myth, probing Mandela's character, leadership and life's method through intimate recollections with friends, political allies and adversaries.

The story of the man behind the myth, probing Mandela's character, leadership and life's method through intimate recollections with friends, political allies and adversaries.

Pitch Perfect 2
1:50:05

Pitch Perfect 2

Foxtel Premiere May 9, 2016

Media arts

Music

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
After a humiliating command performance at The Kennedy Center, the Barden Bellas enter an international a capella competition that no American group has ever won, in order to ...

After a humiliating command performance at The Kennedy Center, the Barden Bellas enter an international a capella competition that no American group has ever won, in order to regain their status and right to perform.

Summer Wars
1:49:25

Summer Wars

SBS2 October 3, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Kenji is your typical teenage misfit. He's good at math, bad with girls, and spends most of his time hanging out in the all-powerful, online community known as Oz. His second ...

Kenji is your typical teenage misfit. He's good at math, bad with girls, and spends most of his time hanging out in the all-powerful, online community known as Oz. His second life is the only life he has - until the girl of his dreams, Natsuki, hijacks him for a starring role as a fake fiance at her family reunion.

The Goonies
1:49:14

The Goonies

Foxtel Family September 5, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A group of misfits set out to find a pirate's ancient treasure, in this family classic from Steven Spielberg.

A group of misfits set out to find a pirate's ancient treasure, in this family classic from Steven Spielberg.

White Heat
1:49:10

White Heat

TCM September 10, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A murderously psychotic criminal mastermind has an overpowering mother complex in this crime thriller. While in prison, Cody Jarrett befriends an undercover cop posing as a ...

A murderously psychotic criminal mastermind has an overpowering mother complex in this crime thriller. While in prison, Cody Jarrett befriends an undercover cop posing as a young thug, appearing to idolise the hard-bitten gangster who suffers from semi-epileptic seizures, outbursts of frightening violence and an almost incestuous attachment to his mother.

Raising Helen
1:49:05

Raising Helen

7two November 26, 2016

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Modeling agent Helen Harris spends her days at fashion shows and her nights at the city's hottest clubs. But her carefree lifestyle comes to a screeching halt when she finds ...

Modeling agent Helen Harris spends her days at fashion shows and her nights at the city's hottest clubs. But her carefree lifestyle comes to a screeching halt when she finds herself the guardian for her sister's three children. Along the way, Helen finds support in the most unusual places - with the handsome principal of the kids' school - and realizes the choice she has to make is between the life she's always loved and the new loves of her life.

Manon Des Sources
1:48:36

Manon Des Sources

SBS2 December 25, 2011

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Stunning sequel to Jean de Florette. Manon, a beautiful young shepherdess living in the idyllic Provencal countryside, discovers the truth surrounding her father's death and ...

Stunning sequel to Jean de Florette. Manon, a beautiful young shepherdess living in the idyllic Provencal countryside, discovers the truth surrounding her father's death and decides to take revenge upon the men responsible.

Picnic
1:48:28

Picnic

FOX Classics July 22, 2017

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Emotions are ignited among the complacent townsfolk when a handsome drifter arrives in a small Kansas community on the morning of the Labour Day picnic.

Emotions are ignited among the complacent townsfolk when a handsome drifter arrives in a small Kansas community on the morning of the Labour Day picnic.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1:48:11

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope

Seven October 24, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A young Luke Skywalker begins to discover his destiny when, searching for a lost droid, he is saved by reclusive Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi.

A young Luke Skywalker begins to discover his destiny when, searching for a lost droid, he is saved by reclusive Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi.

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
1:48:05

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Foxtel Family February 7, 2017

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Literature

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Return to the magic and wonder of C S Lewis' epic world in this third instalment of the beloved Chronicles of Narnia fantasy-adventure series. When Lucy and Edmund Pensive, ...

Return to the magic and wonder of C S Lewis' epic world in this third instalment of the beloved Chronicles of Narnia fantasy-adventure series. When Lucy and Edmund Pensive, along with their cousin Eustace, are swallowed into a painting and transported back to Narnia, they join King Caspian and a noble mouse named Reepicheep aboard the magnificent ship The Dawn Treader. The courageous voyagers travel to mysterious islands, confront mystical creatures, and reunite with the Great Lion Aslan and a mission that will determine the fate of Narnia itself.

Akeelah and the Bee
1:48:04

Akeelah and the Bee

NITV July 3, 2016

Media arts

Literacy

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A young girl from South Los Angeles tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee. Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Keke Palmer.

A young girl from South Los Angeles tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee. Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Keke Palmer.

Boys' Night Out
1:48:03

Boys' Night Out

TCM August 1, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
When four men, whose regular Friday-night get-togethers have gotten dull, meet a beautiful blonde posing as a prostitute to research her doctoral thesis, Adolescent Sexual ...

When four men, whose regular Friday-night get-togethers have gotten dull, meet a beautiful blonde posing as a prostitute to research her doctoral thesis, Adolescent Sexual Fantasies in the Adult Suburban Male, the suburban men get the chance to experience their adolescent fantasies. Now, will their inhibitions and their wives prevent them from living out their dreams, or will four men experience every young man's idea of paradise during the boys' night out.