D-Day: The Soldiers' Story
47:06

D-Day: The Soldiers' Story: Breakout

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS February 8, 2013

Modern history

history

Critical thinking

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On the 6th of June 1944, tens of thousands of Allied troops landed on the coast of Normandy in the largest amphibious assault ever. For many of the young US soldiers, this war ...

On the 6th of June 1944, tens of thousands of Allied troops landed on the coast of Normandy in the largest amphibious assault ever. For many of the young US soldiers, this war against the Nazis seemed almost like an adventure. What lay in store for them was bloody carnage on the beaches of France.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
47:06

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: Battle of the Bulge

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS January 3, 2014

history

Personal and social capability

Modern history

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Documentary chronicling the history of World War II's Battle of the Bulge, when the German army launched a major surprise counteroffensive against the American forces that ...

Documentary chronicling the history of World War II's Battle of the Bulge, when the German army launched a major surprise counteroffensive against the American forces that caught them almost completely off-guard, sweeping away major portions of the front line, pushing deep into the rear areas and causing tens of thousands of casualties before it was finally halted.

Stalingrad
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Stalingrad

Episode 2 The History Channel August 30, 2017

Modern history

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The World War II Battle of Stalingrad, from the initial attack to the repatriation of the survivors after the war.

The World War II Battle of Stalingrad, from the initial attack to the repatriation of the survivors after the war.

Soviet Storm: WW2 In The East
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Soviet Storm: WW2 In The East: The Secret War

Season 1 Episode 15 The History Channel May 16, 2017

Modern history

History

Ethical Understanding

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Stalin's USSR was a nation obsessed with secrecy and highly experienced in the skills of espionage. But despite establishing networks of agents across Europe and the far east ...

Stalin's USSR was a nation obsessed with secrecy and highly experienced in the skills of espionage. But despite establishing networks of agents across Europe and the far east in the 1930s, the Soviets were still caught off-guard by Hitler's invasion in 1941. But thereafter, the GRU (army intelligence) and NKVD (KGB forerunner) went on to score some amazing intelligence coups in Tokyo, Washington, and even from the heart of Berlin.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
47:09

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: The Battle For Caen

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 13, 2013

history

Personal and social capability

Modern history

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From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, ...

From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and innovative cinematic techniques to tell the story of an iconic battle.

Tony Robinson's World War 1
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Tony Robinson's World War 1

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS April 1, 2015

Modern history

History

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Tony Robinson's World War I sees Tony documenting the war using the recent discovery of thousands of 3D stereoscopic images taken at the time. Action sequences and interviews ...

Tony Robinson's World War I sees Tony documenting the war using the recent discovery of thousands of 3D stereoscopic images taken at the time. Action sequences and interviews with historians will tell the story of the Great War, with each episode focusing on a different year of the conflict.

D-Day: The Soldiers' Story
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D-Day: The Soldiers' Story: Decision

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 18, 2013

Modern history

history

Critical thinking

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In early June 1944, 1.5 million Allied soldiers stand ready in southern England to embark on the largest amphibious assault in military history. For tens of thousands of young ...

In early June 1944, 1.5 million Allied soldiers stand ready in southern England to embark on the largest amphibious assault in military history. For tens of thousands of young US soldiers, this war against the Nazis seems almost like an adventure. Only very few, if at all, have any combat experience. What lay in store for them was bloody carnage on the beaches of Normandy. This program meticulously records the sequence of events by means of original footage, photos, documents and interviews with survivors.

Tony Robinson's World War 1
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Tony Robinson's World War 1

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS April 15, 2015

Modern history

History

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In the third episode of World War I in 3D, the Battle of the Somme is now in full swing but the Western Front is still locked in stalemate. All that bloodshed and slaughter is ...

In the third episode of World War I in 3D, the Battle of the Somme is now in full swing but the Western Front is still locked in stalemate. All that bloodshed and slaughter is leading to huge pressure on both sides. And the Allies and Germany are transforming themselves into ever more powerful killing machines - creating unprecedented technological innovations, in an attempt to break the stalemate.

Tony Robinson's World War 1
47:43

Tony Robinson's World War 1

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS April 22, 2015

Modern history

History

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This is World War I as you've never seen it before. It seems unbelievable but there are thousands of 3D photographs taken of World War I, yet none of them have ever been shown ...

This is World War I as you've never seen it before. It seems unbelievable but there are thousands of 3D photographs taken of World War I, yet none of them have ever been shown on TV in their original format. This fourth and final episode through the aid of these remarkable 3D photographs, looks at the final year of the conflict - 1918.

Air Aces
47:44

Air Aces: Wing Walker

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 19, 2014

history

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Like all the Allied bombers of World War II, the crew of the Lancaster ME669 had one of the most dangerous jobs in the Air Force: to dodge deadly enemy fire and drop ...

Like all the Allied bombers of World War II, the crew of the Lancaster ME669 had one of the most dangerous jobs in the Air Force: to dodge deadly enemy fire and drop mega-tonnes of high-powered explosives over Nazi Germany. Without them, Hitler may have emerged victorious.

Tony Robinson's Wild West
47:45

Tony Robinson's Wild West: How The West Was Won

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 3, 2016

History

Modern history

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This episode focuses on two of Tony's obsessions from his childhood love of Westerns - cowboys and gun slinging outlaws. It also asks the question, who were the real winners ...

This episode focuses on two of Tony's obsessions from his childhood love of Westerns - cowboys and gun slinging outlaws. It also asks the question, who were the real winners of the West?

Air Aces
47:49

Air Aces: Douglas Bader

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 12, 2014

history

Modern history

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In July 1940, Britain's most celebrated air ace, Douglas Bader, and his ragtag squadron of Canadian fighter pilots, go into battle against Hitler's mighty Luftwaffe. The ...

In July 1940, Britain's most celebrated air ace, Douglas Bader, and his ragtag squadron of Canadian fighter pilots, go into battle against Hitler's mighty Luftwaffe. The outcome of the Battle of Britain will determine the future of the free world. But Bader is also fighting his own personal battle. Just eight years earlier a catastrophic accident cost him both his legs.

Air Aces
47:53

Air Aces: Robin Olds

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS November 2, 2014

history

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In July 1966, North Vietnam's fleet of MiG-21s is hammering the US Air Force, and the embattled men of the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing need a hero to whip them into shape. Enter ...

In July 1966, North Vietnam's fleet of MiG-21s is hammering the US Air Force, and the embattled men of the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing need a hero to whip them into shape. Enter Colonel Robin Olds, a WWII veteran airman, who charges in and commands respect.

Air Aces
47:54

Air Aces: George Beurling

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 5, 2014

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Air Aces is the groundbreaking series that tells the stories of the most heroic airborne combat missions in history. Using real vintage aircrafts, the series films the ...

Air Aces is the groundbreaking series that tells the stories of the most heroic airborne combat missions in history. Using real vintage aircrafts, the series films the impossible by re-creating mid-air combat sequences.

Building Hitler's Supergun
47:56

Building Hitler's Supergun

SBS July 1, 2016

Modern history

Design and technologies

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In 1944 the British and the Americans went head to head in a race to destroy a new Nazi secret weapon - an enormous canon with the range to bombard London from France. Large ...

In 1944 the British and the Americans went head to head in a race to destroy a new Nazi secret weapon - an enormous canon with the range to bombard London from France. Large scale practical experiments solve outstanding mysteries, such as whether shells from the Supergun could really have reached London, and how a man groomed to be a future president of the USA (Joe Kennedy) lost his life unnecessarily on a mission to destroy the weapon.

Tony Robinson's Wild West
47:56

Tony Robinson's Wild West: The Myth Of The West

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 10, 2016

History

Modern history

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The final episode focuses on the death of the frontier, the myth making that created the legends we all know and love, and the people who were written out of the history of ...

The final episode focuses on the death of the frontier, the myth making that created the legends we all know and love, and the people who were written out of the history of the West.

Tony Robinson's Wild West
47:57

Tony Robinson's Wild West: The Last Stand

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 27, 2016

History

Modern history

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From Custer's Last Stand and the Battle of Little Big Horn to the gunfight at the OK Corral and death of Jesse James, this is a history of the West like no other. This series ...

From Custer's Last Stand and the Battle of Little Big Horn to the gunfight at the OK Corral and death of Jesse James, this is a history of the West like no other. This series uses exclusive, never-before-seen 3D stereoscopic photographs to expose the untold story of the Wild West, and reveal the true stories of the men and women who tamed the American wilderness.

Air Aces
47:58

Air Aces: Red Tails

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS October 26, 2014

history

Modern history

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They were young, gifted, and black but the US Army refused them key positions. Until intense pressure from African-American activist groups pushed President Roosevelt to ...

They were young, gifted, and black but the US Army refused them key positions. Until intense pressure from African-American activist groups pushed President Roosevelt to initiate a Blacks-only fighter pilot training program in Tuskegee, Alabama.