Yolngu Homeland
59:45

Yolngu Homeland

NITV March 12, 2017

Indigenous Australians

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Yolngu Homeland explores how a community in Arnhem Land, Australia, is connected with other beings - ancestors, animals and plants.

Yolngu Homeland explores how a community in Arnhem Land, Australia, is connected with other beings - ancestors, animals and plants.

Chasing The Light with Ray Martin
59:42

Chasing The Light with Ray Martin

SBS September 16, 2017

Visual arts

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
When Australia's most awarded photographer, Ken Duncan, sets out on an adventure assignment, he does so with a formidable and steel-like resolve to get the shot no matter ...

When Australia's most awarded photographer, Ken Duncan, sets out on an adventure assignment, he does so with a formidable and steel-like resolve to get the shot no matter what. On this expedition with Ken is the legendary Ray Martin, Australia's most celebrated and awarded journalists. Ray's determined to get inside Ken's head and understand what it is that separates Ken from the rest. For Ray, this is the photography adventure of a lifetime, if only he survives it. They head to Western Australia's wild Kimberley, at the tail of the big wet.

Pablo's Hippos
59:30

Pablo's Hippos

ABC2 February 8, 2012

Personal and social capability

Geography

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
From one beast to another, Pablo's Hippos is a satirical look at thirty years of Colombia's bloody and painful history seen from the semi-submerged viewpoint of a ...

From one beast to another, Pablo's Hippos is a satirical look at thirty years of Colombia's bloody and painful history seen from the semi-submerged viewpoint of a hippopotamus! A tale of a ferocious, irresistible, territorial animal, Pablo Escobar, and the depths to which he and his bloat were prepared to plunge for him to become the undisputed Alpha male in the most ruthless business in the world, the cocaine trade.

Britain and the Sea
59:29

Britain and the Sea: Pleasure and Escape

Episode 4 Smooth/Arts March 27, 2019

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
David Dimbleby sails along the coast of East Anglia, exploring how Britain's view of the sea has changed over the past 200 years. The coast and the beach became a playground ...

David Dimbleby sails along the coast of East Anglia, exploring how Britain's view of the sea has changed over the past 200 years. The coast and the beach became a playground for the nation, inspiring artists, transforming coastal architecture and creating a seaside culture that remains uniquely British. Setting out from Gorleston-on-Sea, he travels down the Suffolk and Essex coasts and into the Thames, until he reaches Greenwich. Along the way he discovers works of art that reflect Britain's evolving relationship with the sea, meets a sand sculptor and visits the Queen's House in Greenwich, built in 1616 as a waterside retreat for Queen Anne and now home to Britain's greatest collection of maritime artefacts.

The World's Worst Disasters
59:26

The World's Worst Disasters: Extreme Weather

ABC July 12, 2010

Geography

Earth and environment

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Extreme weather can take many forms, but however it manifests itself, each type has one thing in common: the power to wreak havoc on a huge scale.

Extreme weather can take many forms, but however it manifests itself, each type has one thing in common: the power to wreak havoc on a huge scale.

Joanna Lumley In The Land Of The Northern Lights
59:25

Joanna Lumley In The Land Of The Northern Lights

ABC November 29, 2009

Geography

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
One of the UK's best-loved personalities and most successful comedy exports, Joanna Lumley pursues a life-long dream to track down the elusive and beautiful Northern Lights. ...

One of the UK's best-loved personalities and most successful comedy exports, Joanna Lumley pursues a life-long dream to track down the elusive and beautiful Northern Lights. Comedy icon Joanna Lumley grew up in tropical Malaysia, and as a little girl had never seen snow or felt cold. Inspired by the fairytales and picture books of the North, full of trolls and snow queens, she always longed to make this journey. But she could never have guessed what a challenging, epic, diverse and absorbing Arctic adventure lay ahead of her.

An African Journey With Jonathan Dimbleby
59:21

An African Journey With Jonathan Dimbleby

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC November 9, 2010

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Africa consists of more than 50 countries. Each one is unique. With its population of more than a billion, Africa is the most culturally and ethnically diverse continent on ...

Africa consists of more than 50 countries. Each one is unique. With its population of more than a billion, Africa is the most culturally and ethnically diverse continent on the planet. In this three-part series, Jonathan Dimbleby, one of the UK's most respected journalists, reveals Africa as it is: a continent that is vibrant with energy, imagination, innovation and talent, populated by a wide range of individuals and communities who face great challenges but approach them with optimism and resolve.

Simon Reeve's Caribbean
59:21

Simon Reeve's Caribbean: Nicaragua, Honduras, Jamaica

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 8, 2015

Geography

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Simon begins the final leg of his journey in Nicaragua, which will soon be split in two by the world's biggest construction project: a new transoceanic waterway set to rival ...

Simon begins the final leg of his journey in Nicaragua, which will soon be split in two by the world's biggest construction project: a new transoceanic waterway set to rival the Panama Canal. Simon meets the people who face losing their ancestral homes and the city-dwellers who believe the canal will bring long-hoped-for prosperity and wealth to the country.

World's Busiest Cities
59:18

World's Busiest Cities: Moscow

ABC October 17, 2017

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Ade Adepitan go behind-the-scenes to reveal the systems and people running the city of Moscow, the biggest and busiest city in Europe.

Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Ade Adepitan go behind-the-scenes to reveal the systems and people running the city of Moscow, the biggest and busiest city in Europe.

Wild Japan
59:18

Wild Japan: Honshu

Episode 1 BBC Earth October 14, 2019

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Japan's largest island, Honshu, is home to over 100 million people. But there is also an astonishing variety of wildlife, and vast areas of wild landscape.

Japan's largest island, Honshu, is home to over 100 million people. But there is also an astonishing variety of wildlife, and vast areas of wild landscape.

Italy's Invisible Cities
59:16

Italy's Invisible Cities: Venice

Episode 2 SBS May 28, 2017

History

Ancient history

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Using the latest 3D scanning technology, Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott explore the watery wonderland of Venice. They uncover how a city built in a swamp became one ...

Using the latest 3D scanning technology, Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott explore the watery wonderland of Venice. They uncover how a city built in a swamp became one of the most powerful in medieval Europe, and dive into its canals to experience how the city remains standing. Plus, they reveal how the city's beauty once masked a ruthless secret state and a world of excess and vice.

Italy's Invisible Cities
59:15

Italy's Invisible Cities: Florence

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 4, 2017

History

Ancient history

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott uncover the wonderful facades and artworks that mask a hidden story of intrigue and secrecy in the romantic city of Florence. The ...

Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott uncover the wonderful facades and artworks that mask a hidden story of intrigue and secrecy in the romantic city of Florence. The latest 3D technology reveals how the city's secret corridors of power were the foundation of the city's Renaissance glory, and the one powerful dynasty who was behind it all: the Medicis.

Tropic Of Cancer
59:15

Tropic Of Cancer: Bangladesh To Burma

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS December 31, 2010

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
This episode takes Simon through Bangladesh and on a perilous covert journey into Burma, where western journalists are banned. In Bangladesh, Simon sails down the mighty Padma ...

This episode takes Simon through Bangladesh and on a perilous covert journey into Burma, where western journalists are banned. In Bangladesh, Simon sails down the mighty Padma River and visits fishermen who use trained otters to drive fish into their nets. Later, from North East India, Simon treks through jungles and across rivers into Burma to meet the Chin people - an ethnic group who are brutalised and oppressed by the Burmese government.

Mediterranean with Simon Reeve
59:12

Mediterranean with Simon Reeve

Season 1 Episode 4 BBC Knowledge May 28, 2019

Geography

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Simon journeys across the straights of Gibraltar and arrives in Ceuta, a Spanish enclave bordering Morocco. He then travels along the southern coast of Spain before heading to ...

Simon journeys across the straights of Gibraltar and arrives in Ceuta, a Spanish enclave bordering Morocco. He then travels along the southern coast of Spain before heading to a pristine nature reserve in Corsica.

The World's Worst Disasters
59:11

The World's Worst Disasters: Hurricanes From Hell

ABC June 28, 2010

Geography

Earth and environment

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Every year hurricanes kill more people and create more havoc than any other kind of storm. Sweeping in from the sea, these weather systems can travel thousands of miles, ...

Every year hurricanes kill more people and create more havoc than any other kind of storm. Sweeping in from the sea, these weather systems can travel thousands of miles, leaving a trail of death and destruction in their wake.

Pilgrimage: Road to Santiago
59:07

Pilgrimage: Road to Santiago

Episode 2 Lifestyle Channel August 14, 2018

Religious studies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
After a physically testing hike across the spectacular Pyrenees, the seven pilgrims continue along the famous Camino de Santiago. to their eventual destination will be the ...

After a physically testing hike across the spectacular Pyrenees, the seven pilgrims continue along the famous Camino de Santiago. to their eventual destination will be the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela.

Travels With A Tangerine
59:05

Travels With A Tangerine: Magicians And Mystics

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC April 22, 2010

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
In episode two, Tim travels through Turkey, the Crimea and India. On his way, he uncovers all that is weird, wonderful and mystical in the Islamic world. In Konya, Tim watches ...

In episode two, Tim travels through Turkey, the Crimea and India. On his way, he uncovers all that is weird, wonderful and mystical in the Islamic world. In Konya, Tim watches an illegal whirling dervish ceremony; in the Taurus Mountains, he meets the last of the Turkoman nomads. He chats to Tatars in Crimea, and the Patriarch of the Orthodox Church in Istanbul.

Building The Ancient City
59:05

Building The Ancient City

Episode 1 SBS November 8, 2015

Ancient history

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The first town of over 1 million people was built more than 2000 years ago. Without any of our modern conveniences, and what we would consider necessities today, how did they ...

The first town of over 1 million people was built more than 2000 years ago. Without any of our modern conveniences, and what we would consider necessities today, how did they function? Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill explores the remains of these ancient megalopolises, explaining how to make a city work without the benefits of modern technology.