Stories behind Wiradjuri artist's paintings
7:25

Stories behind Wiradjuri artist's paintings

Clip from Art + Soul

Visual arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Filmmaker Hetti Perkins meets Aboriginal artist Harry Wedge in Cowra and discusses some of his artworks, and the nightmares and memories behind them.

Filmmaker Hetti Perkins meets Aboriginal artist Harry Wedge in Cowra and discusses some of his artworks, and the nightmares and memories behind them.

Papunya artists
4:54

Papunya artists

Clip from Dreaming: The Art of Aboriginal Australia

Visual arts

9-10
11-12
12+
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
**Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that the following media resource may contain images and voices of people who have died.** What kinds of stories ...

**Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that the following media resource may contain images and voices of people who have died.** What kinds of stories does Michael Tjakamarra tell in his paintings? What kind of lifeforms and landforms are represented in his paintings? How can artworks leave a legacy for Aboriginal groups? What can concentric circles represent? What can ‘u’ shapes represent?

Visual Storytelling and Culture
2:33

Visual Storytelling and Culture

Clip from Dreaming: The Art of Aboriginal Australia

Visual arts

5-6
7-8
9-10
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Aboriginal Art contains rich cultural and traditional stories that are passed down over generations.

Aboriginal Art contains rich cultural and traditional stories that are passed down over generations.

Passing on Dreaming stories and language through art, story and song
2:15

Passing on Dreaming stories and language through art, story and song

Clip from Dreaming: The Art of Aboriginal Australia

Visual arts

9-10
11-12
12+
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
**May contain images of Aboriginal people who have passed** This clip shows the importance of artistic traditions in maintaining the knowledge of culture among Aboriginal ...

**May contain images of Aboriginal people who have passed** This clip shows the importance of artistic traditions in maintaining the knowledge of culture among Aboriginal communities. How do these women pass on stories and language to the younger generations? What other important knowledge are the children learning as they spend time with the elders?

Female Aboriginal artists at work
2:21

Female Aboriginal artists at work

Clip from Dreaming: The Art of Aboriginal Australia

Visual arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Acrylic painters work in the desert and show how to find bush tucker such as honey ants. What other kinds of bush tucker do they find in the area? How has painting been ...

Acrylic painters work in the desert and show how to find bush tucker such as honey ants. What other kinds of bush tucker do they find in the area? How has painting been beneficial to these women?

Aboriginal Women Art & Innovation.
1:08

Aboriginal Women Art & Innovation.

Clip from Dreaming: The Art of Aboriginal Australia

Visual arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Aboriginal Women telling the stories of their culture and tradition through art and song.

Aboriginal Women telling the stories of their culture and tradition through art and song.

Tradition and Culture carried through Art and Song.
1:55

Tradition and Culture carried through Art and Song.

Clip from Dreaming: The Art of Aboriginal Australia

Visual arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Sugar Leaf Dreaming Story carried over generations through art and song.

The Sugar Leaf Dreaming Story carried over generations through art and song.

Night
1:17:22

Night

SBS June 9, 2009

Media arts

English

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Ethical understanding

Visual arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Night is a stunning and cinematic documentary which explores the universal nature of night and how we experience the night. This is a film from director Lawrence Johnston who ...

Night is a stunning and cinematic documentary which explores the universal nature of night and how we experience the night. This is a film from director Lawrence Johnston who made the internationally award winning documentary Eternity. Showing society in all its forms, people and places, urban and rural, Night explores the universal nature of night and how we experience it. It is a combination of beautiful and arresting imagery which captures the mystery, mood and magic of the night and weaves these images with a lush and dramatic symphonic score from renowned composer Cezary Skubiszewski.

Guerilla Art
57:14

Guerilla Art

ABC2 November 1, 2009

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A new generation of international street artists are the latest hot property for galleries, art collectors and big advertising brands. Filmed in New York, London, Paris, Sao ...

A new generation of international street artists are the latest hot property for galleries, art collectors and big advertising brands. Filmed in New York, London, Paris, Sao Paulo and Tokyo, it introduces the graffiti-inspired street art pioneers Futura 2000, Ramm:ell:zee, Os Gemeos, Space Invader, Blek le Rat, Miss Van Eine, some whose art is now celebrated among the trendy and wealthy of New York and London.

Saving Jazz
58:54

Saving Jazz

SBS November 7, 2009

Visual arts

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In the wake of the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Katrina throughout New Orleans in 2005, this documentary follows legendary 82-year-old Jewish photographer Herman Leonard ...

In the wake of the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Katrina throughout New Orleans in 2005, this documentary follows legendary 82-year-old Jewish photographer Herman Leonard as he struggles to rescue and reconstruct a unique American archive.

The Dark Years
46:26

The Dark Years

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 23, 2009

Media arts

Visual arts

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
It was the late 1920s and Canadians were enjoying greater prosperity than ever before. Then it all came tumbling down. The cigar-chomping Harry Hindmarsh, editor of the ...

It was the late 1920s and Canadians were enjoying greater prosperity than ever before. Then it all came tumbling down. The cigar-chomping Harry Hindmarsh, editor of the Toronto Daily Star would go on to chronicle the far reaching and catastrophic consequences of the crash of '29. Cartoon versions of Hindmarsh and his hardboiled newsmen headline this snappy animation series on Canada during the Great Depression.

Marcel Duchamp
26:01

Marcel Duchamp

SBS November 28, 2009

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Marcel Duchamp was born in 1887 in France into a well-to-do bourgeois family and went on to become one of the most provocative and influential artists of the 20th century. His ...

Marcel Duchamp was born in 1887 in France into a well-to-do bourgeois family and went on to become one of the most provocative and influential artists of the 20th century. His first success was at the Armory Show in New York in 1913, where he exhibited his iconic neo-cubist 'Nude Descending A Staircase'.

Designer People
24:38

Designer People: Ole Scheeren

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS December 3, 2009

Design and Technologies

Visual Arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This series profiles some of the world's leading designers and observes their creative processes along with some of their iconic works. The program travels the globe looking ...

This series profiles some of the world's leading designers and observes their creative processes along with some of their iconic works. The program travels the globe looking at the very best across the five design disciplines of Architecture, Graphics, Interiors, Industrial and Fashion. Tonight's program features leading German architect Ole Scheeren, who is responsible for a number of large projects in China, Taiwan and Singapore.

The Dark Years
46:19

The Dark Years

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS December 7, 2009

Media arts

Visual arts

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
From record breaking cross-Atlantic flights, and the birth of the world- famous Dionne quintuplets, to the slow march to war, The Dark Years uses original animation, archival ...

From record breaking cross-Atlantic flights, and the birth of the world- famous Dionne quintuplets, to the slow march to war, The Dark Years uses original animation, archival footage and eye-witness accounts to bring to life colourful stories from the 1930s. This three-part animated series, five years in the making, presents a lively and visually sumptuous look at Canada during the Great Depression, proving Canada's history to be anything but tepid.

Designer People
24:42

Designer People: Chris Lee

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 10, 2009

Design and Technologies

Visual Arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This series profiles some of the world's leading designers and observes their creative processes along with some of their iconic works. The program travels the globe looking ...

This series profiles some of the world's leading designers and observes their creative processes along with some of their iconic works. The program travels the globe looking at the very best across the five design disciplines of Architecture, Graphics, Interiors, Industrial and Fashion. Tonight's program features internationally-recognised creative director and designer Chris Lee.

Designer People
23:57

Designer People: Jakob Trollback

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS December 17, 2009

Design and Technologies

Visual Arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this series profiles some of the world's leading designers and observes their creative processes along with some of their iconic works. It travels ...

Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this series profiles some of the world's leading designers and observes their creative processes along with some of their iconic works. It travels the globe looking at the very best across the five design disciplines of Architecture, Graphics, Interiors, Industrial and Fashion. Tonight's episode features New York-based creative designer Jakob Trollback.

Designer People
25:05

Designer People: Max Wolff

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS December 24, 2009

Design and Technologies

Visual Arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this series profiles designers from all over the globe whose work shapes our lives. This episode looks at Australian automotive designer Max Wolf ...

Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this series profiles designers from all over the globe whose work shapes our lives. This episode looks at Australian automotive designer Max Wolf who is based in Detroit.

Final Image
54:10

Final Image

SBS January 4, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

Visual arts

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
June of 1973 in Santiago de Chile. Leonardo Henrichsen, an Argentine cameraman films his own death. Thirty-three years later, Ernesto Carmona, a Chilean journalist, discovers ...

June of 1973 in Santiago de Chile. Leonardo Henrichsen, an Argentine cameraman films his own death. Thirty-three years later, Ernesto Carmona, a Chilean journalist, discovers the identity of the man who shot him. This is a film about one of the most famous images in history. It is a film about a group of journalists filming a continent sinking in violence, and offers an opportunity to see very rare and revealing archival material from the last 40 years. It is a journey across the recent history of Latin America as seen through the life and images of a single man.