Compass
27:44

Compass: Leagueability

ABC May 26, 2019

Critical thinking

Religious studies

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A heart-warming, inspirational story about a bunch of young blokes who live for the game but have never been allowed to play, who start a physical disability rugby league ...

A heart-warming, inspirational story about a bunch of young blokes who live for the game but have never been allowed to play, who start a physical disability rugby league competition in regional Australia.

You Can't Ask That in the Classroom
12:21

You Can't Ask That in the Classroom

Episode 2 ABC Me May 23, 2019

Personal and social capability

1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
What is it like to put your hand up, be elected and serve the nation in the House of Representatives or the Senate? In this special classroom edition, eight former politicians ...

What is it like to put your hand up, be elected and serve the nation in the House of Representatives or the Senate? In this special classroom edition, eight former politicians go off-script and share their opinions.

The Recording Studio
43:31

The Recording Studio: Mutitjulu Band and Connor Sharpe

ABC May 21, 2019

Music

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Connor Sharpe records a song with help from singing icon Katie Noonan for the football coach that saved his life. Out of the indigenous community Mutitjulu based in Uluru, ...

Connor Sharpe records a song with help from singing icon Katie Noonan for the football coach that saved his life. Out of the indigenous community Mutitjulu based in Uluru, comes a desert reggae band.

Who Do You Think You Are?
52:46

Who Do You Think You Are?: Karl Kruszelnicki

Season 10 Episode 4 SBS May 21, 2019

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Australia's favourite scientist, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, is a qualified medical doctor, engineer, and physicist whose media career began in 1981. His weekly talkback hour has ...

Australia's favourite scientist, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, is a qualified medical doctor, engineer, and physicist whose media career began in 1981. His weekly talkback hour has become a national institution, and he's authored more than 40 books. Karl was two years old when he came to Australia with his family as refugees in 1950. He knows very little about his parents' life before this, only that they met in a refugee camp in Sweden after World War II. While Karl's father told him many elaborate stories, his mother was very secretive.

Medicine or Myth?
57:05

Medicine or Myth?

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS May 20, 2019

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This debut episode explores seven proposed home remedies, including ear wax as a cure for cold sores, seahorse for asthma, charcoal for stings and bites, menstrual blood for ...

This debut episode explores seven proposed home remedies, including ear wax as a cure for cold sores, seahorse for asthma, charcoal for stings and bites, menstrual blood for period pain, and a fever bath for colds and flu.

Compass
27:46

Compass: From Boys to Men

ABC May 19, 2019

Critical thinking

Religious studies

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
At Christian Brothers College in WA, boys are guided by mentors and teachers through a year-long program of ritual, self-reflection and challenge to shape and define the type ...

At Christian Brothers College in WA, boys are guided by mentors and teachers through a year-long program of ritual, self-reflection and challenge to shape and define the type of man they want to be.

Anh's Brush with Fame
28:52

Anh's Brush with Fame: Leah Purcell

Season 4 Episode 4 ABC May 15, 2019

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Beloved comedian, author and two-time Archibald Prize-winning artist Anh Do returns to paint and interview another line-up of extraordinary stars. This episode, Anh paints ...

Beloved comedian, author and two-time Archibald Prize-winning artist Anh Do returns to paint and interview another line-up of extraordinary stars. This episode, Anh paints actress Leah Purcell.

Who Do You Think You Are?
52:56

Who Do You Think You Are?: Marta Dusseldorp

Season 10 Episode 3 SBS May 14, 2019

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Actress Marta Dusseldorp has become a household name on Australian television screens, playing strong female characters in Janet King, A Place To Call Home, and Jack Irish. ...

Actress Marta Dusseldorp has become a household name on Australian television screens, playing strong female characters in Janet King, A Place To Call Home, and Jack Irish. Now, Marta wants to explore the characters in her own ancestral past. The daughter of a Dutch migrant, Marta always identified with the European roots on her father's side, more so because she knew so little about her mother's family. Marta embarks on a journey to find the origins of her beloved maternal grandparents, paediatric surgeon Sandy Robertson and his wife Gwenda.

Compass
28:19

Compass: After Politics

ABC May 12, 2019

Critical thinking

Religious studies

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Having left politics behind them, ex-politicians reflect on what life was like in the Canberra bubble and what they learned from it.

Having left politics behind them, ex-politicians reflect on what life was like in the Canberra bubble and what they learned from it.

Footnote
1:41:29

Footnote

SBS May 8, 2019

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Winner of the 2011 Best Screenplay award at the Cannes Film Festival, this is a turbulent tale about family, success and the power of language. Ezekiel is a grizzled and ...

Winner of the 2011 Best Screenplay award at the Cannes Film Festival, this is a turbulent tale about family, success and the power of language. Ezekiel is a grizzled and unpopular professor whose life's dream to win the Israel Prize has seemingly been dashed from him. Uriel is his bright young son, whose work is consistently awarded and recognised around the country. One day Ezekiel receives a phone call saying he has won the Israel Prize and is ecstatic, but it is later revealed to Uriel that his father was mistaken called and he is the actual winner. Uriel must decide whether to dash his father's dreams once more, or let him live a lie. Original title: Hearat Shulayim. In Hebrew.

Who Do You Think You Are?
53:34

Who Do You Think You Are?: Jennifer Byrne

Season 10 Episode 2 SBS May 7, 2019

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Traumatised by the scandal of her parents' public divorce, investigative journalist Jennifer Byrne has avoided examining her family history until now, when both her parents ...

Traumatised by the scandal of her parents' public divorce, investigative journalist Jennifer Byrne has avoided examining her family history until now, when both her parents have passed away. Although Jennifer loved her maternal grandfather, Victoria's longest serving governor, Sir Dallas Brooks, the privilege that came with his appointment was a source of embarrassment. But Jennifer soon discovers the scandal and privilege she grew up with was nothing compared to what lies in her mother's ancestry.

Dumb & Dumber
1:37:05

Dumb & Dumber

7Flix May 5, 2019

Media arts

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The cross-country adventures of two good-hearted but incredibly stupid friends as they attempt to return a lost briefcase to the woman of their dreams.

The cross-country adventures of two good-hearted but incredibly stupid friends as they attempt to return a lost briefcase to the woman of their dreams.

Anh's Brush with Fame
28:10

Anh's Brush with Fame: Tim Minchin

Season 4 Episode 3 ABC May 1, 2019

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Musical comedy maestro Tim Minchin joins Anh to share his ascent from a "chubby and asthmatic" Perth boy to critical acclaim and box office success on the world stage. Can Anh ...

Musical comedy maestro Tim Minchin joins Anh to share his ascent from a "chubby and asthmatic" Perth boy to critical acclaim and box office success on the world stage. Can Anh capture his wit and intensity?

Who Do You Think You Are?
53:16

Who Do You Think You Are?: Scott Cam

Season 10 Episode 1 SBS April 30, 2019

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
TV personality Scott Cam reveals his paternal family changed their surname from Caminiti to Cam during World War II. But, beyond this historical detail, Scott knows little ...

TV personality Scott Cam reveals his paternal family changed their surname from Caminiti to Cam during World War II. But, beyond this historical detail, Scott knows little about his Italian ancestors, including what compelled them to leave their homeland for a 'sunburnt country'.

The Truth About Your Health
44:57

The Truth About Your Health: Genetic Testing and the Rise of Personalised Medicine

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS April 30, 2019

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Genetic testing, also known as DNA testing, allows the genetic diagnosis of vulnerabilities to inherited diseases, and it's spawned an entire industry around personalised ...

Genetic testing, also known as DNA testing, allows the genetic diagnosis of vulnerabilities to inherited diseases, and it's spawned an entire industry around personalised fitness, assessing a child's athletic ability, and even for finding your perfect mate. Original title: A User's Guide to Cheating Death.

Curly Sue
1:34:16

Curly Sue

7Flix April 27, 2019

Media arts

Personal and social capability

3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A homeless man and his nine-year-old companion who survive by conning people meet a woman who may need them even more than they need her.

A homeless man and his nine-year-old companion who survive by conning people meet a woman who may need them even more than they need her.

Anh's Brush with Fame
27:25

Anh's Brush with Fame: Lindy Chamberlain

Season 4 Episode 2 ABC April 24, 2019

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Anh is joined by Lindy Chamberlain. Her wrongful conviction for the death of her daughter Azaria in 1980 is etched into our national psyche. Can Anh capture her strength and ...

Anh is joined by Lindy Chamberlain. Her wrongful conviction for the death of her daughter Azaria in 1980 is etched into our national psyche. Can Anh capture her strength and humanity?

The Recording Studio
42:03

The Recording Studio

ABC April 23, 2019

Music

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Church family perform a bluegrass classic for their grandfather who has never recorded any of his music. And Maddie Newton performs a heartfelt tribute to everyone at the ...

The Church family perform a bluegrass classic for their grandfather who has never recorded any of his music. And Maddie Newton performs a heartfelt tribute to everyone at the Sydney Children's Hospital.