In a social experiment based on the study of neuroscientists, this episode hosted by Ray Martin features Daley and his father Steven, who have drifted apart over the years; sisters Meagan and Rebecca who had a falling out on a cruise and haven't spoken since; and old school friends Zach and Lauren, who disappeared from each other's lives.
In the final episode of My Year 12 Life the cast has left high school behind and have become young adults. They reveal what life is like post-year 12 and what effect their ATAR result has had on their future.
Narrated by Eddie Perfect, with insights from psychologist Charlotte Keating, explore the major themes experienced by the 16 Australian students and their parents as they adjust to high school. Title also stylised as My Year Seven Life. Study guide available at http://bit.ly/myyear7lifeguide.
Last year some 80,000 people in the UK listed their property on room bookings site Airbnb. While the majority of its millions of users have positive experiences, Airbnb: Dream or Nightmare? also reveals what can go wrong.
When a cross-section of seven year olds were interviewed for 7 Up in 1964, it was immediately evident that their social backgrounds influenced their attitudes towards life. Now, at the age of 56, the group are once more brought together and, with the benefit of hindsight, assess whether their lives have been ruled by circumstances or self-determination.
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.
This week Enough Rope goes 'On the Road' to the north-west Victorian town of Rainbow (population about 550), which lies in wheat and sheep country on the edge of the Mallee (desert country). Scratch the surface and even a small town like Rainbow reveals a cast of characters.
There was this mystical thing, many years ago, called playtime. Children did it. They played with cardboard boxes that transported them to the jungle, fell out of trees and wore plaster casts for other kids to write their names on. Today the modern parent carts the kids from activity to activity with the co-ordinated skill of a cab driver. But this is no cheery cabbie. This is a helpless parent determined to do everything between school and bedtime to keep their kids from the TV and computer games. With every other parent doing everything available, you've got to keep up.
What does it mean to be Mormon? What values do they believe in? How do they party? More importantly, how do they look for love? Each year, a throng of over 1,000 single Mormons swarm to Duck, North Carolina, for a weekend of partying without booze and flirting without sex. This is the annual Mormon spring break: 'Mormons Gone Mild'. Young, Morman and Single follows four single Mormons looking for their eternal partner.
This is the incredible true story of a little girl's kidnap, her five year survival alone in the jungle...and the monkeys who saved her. A unique journey from feral child to modern day Grandma now living happily in Bradford, England. Marina Chapman doesn't know her real name or her biological family. She claims that as a child in Colombia she was abducted and abandoned in the jungle, and that she survived by living alone with monkeys for five years.
In episode five, Cherry Healey sets out to discover how money affects people's relationships in a world obsessed with material wealth. Who controls the purse strings in a couple? Can one have too much money? And what happens to love when someone has led the high life and lost it all? What's it like to marry a woman whose father has never said no? She meets a cast of characters, from the haves to the have-nots, to find out whether money can buy love - or if it is more likely to destroy it.
This documentary features players from two of the world's best gay rugby teams; sentimental favourites, San Francisco Fog and feisty upstarts, Sydney Convicts, as they prepare to compete for the 2006 Bingham Cup, in New York City.
Writer and comedian Sharon Horgan is having a 'pre-midlife crisis, crisis'. She meets six women who have gone through a full-blown midlife crisis to find out how they coped and even transformed themselves. Can they make Sharon feel better about her middle age?
On Saturday 29th March 2014, same-sex marriage became legal in England and Wales and to mark this historic milestone, you get a front row seat at one of the first gay weddings to take place. But this was to be an extraordinary ceremony in more ways than one. Grooms Benjamin Till and Nathan Taylor wrote and staged their entire wedding as a musical - with sung vows, sung readings and show-stopping ensembles featuring the whole congregation of family, friends and special guests including a heartfelt duet from the grooms' mums.
In this second episode we meet 31-year-old Andreena Bogle-Walton, a single mum who has a serious dilemma: whether to send her ten-year-old daughter Renee to Devon to live with her father, or to keep her in London living with her.
The Hemmes family revolutionised the Australian fashion scene with the House of Merivale and Mr John. Their name has been synonomous with style and sophistication for more than 50 years. The women are the retiring types, Merivale and daughter Bettina eternally camera shy, leaving it to the men, John Hemmes and son Justin to be the showmen. They have risen to the challenge, often branded as peacocks and playboys, revelling in the fast, shiny and new and attracting more than their fair share of gossip and innuendo.
This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. A bad accident on an outback cattle property tests everyone on Rescue 521 from Townsville. A man has fallen from a moving vehicle and is reported to have severe head and chest injuries. And on the Great Barrier Reef an English tourist with crushing chest pains gets a rapid response from the crew of Rescue 510.
At 57, Elizabeth Burton still strips in Sydney's Kings Cross and affirms the three m's of her personal philosophy: meditation, mastication and masturbation. Her 23-year-old daughter Libity works in a shoe shop and tells people her mother is a cleaner.
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.
Star of stage and screen Noni Hazlehurst joins Paul McDermott on this episode of Room 101. The lady we all grew up with shows a completely different side to her personality, sharing her surprisingly wicked, self-deprecating and very funny pet peeves.
The star of the SBS hit series 'Legally Brown', Nazeem Hussain, joins host Paul McDermott on Room 101. Nazeem not only pushes the boundaries of political incorrectness but also shares some very personal gripes. Whether it's his pet hate of mirrors in gyms and his 'skinny Sri Lankan calves', to mechanics, to grumpy old people, Nazeem finds the fairest and funniest ways to persuade Paul to banish his pet hates into the Room 101 vault forever.
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.
Each week, accomplished writer and television presenter Paul McDermott sits down with well-known celebrities to talk about their pet hates - things that really wind them up in everyday life - in the hope that Paul will banish them into the Room 101 vault forever. In the first episode, multi-talented performer, writer, presenter and comedian Julia Zemiro joins Paul McDermott.
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.
Karl was 15 when Chelsea told him she was pregnant. Now 18 he's trying to be a good dad but can't stop gaming, and living with Chelsea's stepdad stresses him out. They need to leave, can Karl sort it out?
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.
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.
In Newcastle NSW the road-trippers meet the Foong sisters who run a fashion business. Artistic and entrepreneurial they are amazing role models for Kay, having made a success of their label against all odds and their parents' initial disapproval. Next, Layne Beachley doesn't pull any punches about what it takes to be the best in the world. Success comes at a price and this is something that resonates powerfully for Bruce, who wants to be the best at something - he is just not sure what.
Miranda Kerr is 'the sexiest woman alive', according to Esquire magazine. She's the gorgeous girl from Gunnedah who shot to international fame when she became a Victoria's Secret Angel, and then married movie star heartthrob Orlando Bloom. But behind the glamour and celebrity lies a tale of a down-to-earth country family defying the stereotypes and holding fast to its own strong sense of family values.
This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. A bad accident on an outback cattle property tests everyone on Rescue 521 from Townsville. While on the Great Barrier Reef an English tourist suffers crushing chest pains.
In South West Queensland some of the worst flooding in 54 years cuts off homesteads and towns across hundreds of square kilometres. Rescue 500 from Brisbane goes to the aid of a young woman suffering intense chest pain. While, inland from Port Douglas, Rescue 510 goes to the aid of a 21 year old man who has fallen 10 metres onto his back.
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.
Twenty-seven young men begin their quest to become members of the navy's elite clearance diver branch. At the RAN's diving training school in Sydney they launch into the week-long clearance diver assessment test (CDAT). Overseen by a team of experienced navy divers, they will be taken into a physical and mental 'hell' specifically designed to test strength and endurance and weed out the weak. Only 14 will make it.
Every year at universities across Australia, a small handful of student politicians gear up for what they believe to be the most important week of the year - election week. But their job has never been harder, with gen Yers so cynical of politics and politicians, the student pollies have become pariahs and no one knows this more than David Wilkins, the incumbent president at the Adelaide University Union. From the dirty play of political rivals to the sluggish response and general apathy of most students, Electioneering goes straight to the heart and mind of yen Y, to find out what they really think about politics.
The racing family that has survived and thrived against the odds, the Waterhouses, tell of their bruising experience through four generations of bookmaking in Australia. Gai Waterhouse is on top of her game now, having trained some of the biggest track winners in the country, but there was a time when the mud flew at this family and the going got very rough.
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.
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.
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.
Looks at disability in Australia from a unique point of view - a crew of disabled sailors are competing in the most famous ocean race in the world, the Sydney to Hobart. Tonight, the selection trials are coming to a close and final crew for the 2009 Sydney to Hobart crew will be chosen; which disabled sailor will have their ticket to Hobart? Broadcast as part of SBS's Secrets And Lives series.
In My Year 7 Life, 16 diverse kids from around the country were given cameras to document their transition from primary school to high school. Follow these kids as they go from top dog to small fish. Title also stylised as My Year Seven Life. Study guide available at http://bit.ly/myyear7lifeguide.
16-year-old Kerry has been offered her first ever job & she needs a birth certificate to get paid. But Kerry's birth was never officially registered so the Registry has to find evidence to prove Kerry is who she says she is.
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.
Kevin's 17 and about to sit his school exams; that's tough enough. But around a year ago, Kevin had a baby with his 16-year-old girlfriend Jess, who is also in her final year of school. They live apart, with their own families, but Kevin stays over at Jess's sometimes to help with the baby before and after school. Since the baby was born, he's also worked in a pizza shop to help support them all financially.
This episode gets to the bottom of Tejind's single status. Until now he has maintained a silence on girlfriends and sex but, with his mum and dad looking for a bride for the 'baby' of the house, Tejind comes clean on a night out.
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.