Chariots Of Fire
1:58:10

Chariots Of Fire

SBS February 6, 2016

Media arts

English

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Religious studies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In this Oscar-winning true story, two very different men compete in the 1924 Paris Olympics. Ian Charleson stars as in this true story as Eric Liddell, a devout Christian who ...

In this Oscar-winning true story, two very different men compete in the 1924 Paris Olympics. Ian Charleson stars as in this true story as Eric Liddell, a devout Christian who believes that his athletic abilities are a gift from God, and that using that gift to its fullest extent, to win the gold medal, will be his way of glorifying God. Ben Cross stars as Harold Abrahams, an English Jew and a student at Cambridge, who dreams of fame and of proving to his anti-Semetic fellow students, and to the world, that Jews are not inferior.

Cinema Paradiso
1:58:13

Cinema Paradiso

SBS World Movies February 10, 2011

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Philippe Noiret stars in this heart-warming and nostalgic look at one man's love affair with film and a very special friendship he'll never forget.

Philippe Noiret stars in this heart-warming and nostalgic look at one man's love affair with film and a very special friendship he'll never forget.

Rock Of Ages
1:58:16

Rock Of Ages

Comedy May 28, 2016

Media arts

Music

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The story of small town girl Sherrie and city boy Drew, who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock 'n' roll romance is told through the ...

The story of small town girl Sherrie and city boy Drew, who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock 'n' roll romance is told through the heart-pounding hits of Def Leppard, Joan Jett, Journey, Foreigner, Bon Jovi, and more.

The Theory of Everything
1:58:17

The Theory of Everything

Masterpiece February 20, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Physics

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A look at the life of the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and Jane Wilde, the arts student he fell in love with whilst studying at Cambridge.

A look at the life of the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and Jane Wilde, the arts student he fell in love with whilst studying at Cambridge.

Synecdoche, New York
1:58:40

Synecdoche, New York

Masterpiece November 28, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Theatre director Caden Cotard is mounting a new play. His life catering to suburban blue-hairs at the local regional theatre in Schenectady, NY is looking bleak. His wife ...

Theatre director Caden Cotard is mounting a new play. His life catering to suburban blue-hairs at the local regional theatre in Schenectady, NY is looking bleak. His wife Adele has left him to pursue her painting in Berlin, taking their young daughter Olive with her. His therapist, Madeleine Gravis, is better at plugging her best-seller than she is at counselling him. A new relationship with the alluringly candid Hazel has prematurely run aground. And a mysterious condition is systematically shutting down each of his autonomic functions, one by one.

Jindabyne
1:58:44

Jindabyne

Masterpiece July 8, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Follows Stewart Kane, an Irishman living in the Australian town of Jindabyne, who is on a fishing trip in isolated hill country with three other men when they discover the ...

Follows Stewart Kane, an Irishman living in the Australian town of Jindabyne, who is on a fishing trip in isolated hill country with three other men when they discover the body of a murdered girl in the river. Rather than return to the town immediately, they continue fishing and report their gruesome find days later. Stewart's wife Claire is the last to find out. Deeply disturbed by her husband's actions, her faith in her relationship with Stewart is shaken to the core. Stewart is not convinced that he has done anything wrong. Claire wants to understand and tries to make things right. In her determination to help the victim's family she sets herself not only against her own family and friends but also those of the dead girl. Her marriage is taken to the brink and her peaceful life with Stewart and their young son hangs in the balance.

Runaway Jury
1:58:55

Runaway Jury

Foxtel Thriller July 5, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Set in New Orleans, Nick Easter gets himself on the jury of a landmark case against a gun manufacturer in an attempt to influence the other jury members to vote a certain way.

Set in New Orleans, Nick Easter gets himself on the jury of a landmark case against a gun manufacturer in an attempt to influence the other jury members to vote a certain way.

Youth
1:58:59

Youth

SBS World Movies August 21, 2019

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This story explores the lifelong bond between two friends vacationing in a luxury Swiss Alps lodge as they ponder retirement. While Fred has no plans to resume his musical ...

This story explores the lifelong bond between two friends vacationing in a luxury Swiss Alps lodge as they ponder retirement. While Fred has no plans to resume his musical career despite the urging of his loving daughter Lena, Mick is intent on finishing a screenplay in what may be his last important film for his muse Brenda. This film asks if our most important and transformative experiences can come at any time - even late - in life.

Pleasantville
1:59:19

Pleasantville

Masterpiece May 15, 2015

Media arts

Personal and social capability

English

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Two modern American teenagers are sucked into their television set and end up living in a black-and-white '50s sitcom.

Two modern American teenagers are sucked into their television set and end up living in a black-and-white '50s sitcom.

Sister Smile
1:59:20

Sister Smile

SBS October 20, 2016

History

Music

Languages

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Cecile de France is captivating as Jeanine Deckers in this dramatic biography about the Belgium nun turned international singing star. After spending her formative years in ...

Cecile de France is captivating as Jeanine Deckers in this dramatic biography about the Belgium nun turned international singing star. After spending her formative years in her parents' bakery under the thumb of her hard-hearted mother, teenager Deckers joins a convent to escape her oppressive childhood home. However, she finds little improvement in life as a nun-in-training. When she pens a song in 1963 that becomes an international hit, Deckers adopts a stage name and embarks on a journey beyond her wildest imagination.

Walesa: Man Of Hope
1:59:25

Walesa: Man Of Hope

SBS August 3, 2015

Media arts

History

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This biopic tribute to Lech Walesa, the Nobel peace prize-winning politician and human rights activist, is an enjoyable look at an unconventional hero. How could one man have ...

This biopic tribute to Lech Walesa, the Nobel peace prize-winning politician and human rights activist, is an enjoyable look at an unconventional hero. How could one man have such an impact on the modern world?

New York Stories
1:59:25

New York Stories

Masterpiece August 2, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A collaboration of three of America's most popular directors, this is a star-studded trilogy about life in the big city.

A collaboration of three of America's most popular directors, this is a star-studded trilogy about life in the big city.

Dog Day Afternoon
1:59:33

Dog Day Afternoon

Masterpiece September 3, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
On a hot Brooklyn afternoon, two optimistic nobodies set out to rob a bank. Sonny is the mastermind, while Sal is his accomplice and disaster is the result once the robbery ...

On a hot Brooklyn afternoon, two optimistic nobodies set out to rob a bank. Sonny is the mastermind, while Sal is his accomplice and disaster is the result once the robbery turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.

Into the Woods
1:59:41

Into the Woods

Disney Movies May 15, 2016

Literature

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A modern twist on several beloved fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests.

A modern twist on several beloved fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests.

Get On The Bus
1:59:42

Get On The Bus

NITV January 26, 2014

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

History

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
BAFTA award winning Spike Lee directs Get On The Bus, a moving drama which follows the lives of a group of disparate African-American men. The men are travelling on a cross ...

BAFTA award winning Spike Lee directs Get On The Bus, a moving drama which follows the lives of a group of disparate African-American men. The men are travelling on a cross country bus trip to Washington, DC in order to participate in the politically charged Million Man March.

Rollerball
1:59:47

Rollerball

SBS2 June 22, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
James Caan stars as a rollerball champ in this fast-hitting, action-packed glimpse of a future where a brutal, no-holds-barred sport takes the place of war, and murder is just ...

James Caan stars as a rollerball champ in this fast-hitting, action-packed glimpse of a future where a brutal, no-holds-barred sport takes the place of war, and murder is just part of the game.

A Streetcar Named Desire
1:59:52

A Streetcar Named Desire

TCM February 10, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Lonely and fragile Southern belle Blanche DuBois, desperate to maintain her fraying sanity, suffers her brutish brother-in-law's relentless, badgering attempts to make her ...

Lonely and fragile Southern belle Blanche DuBois, desperate to maintain her fraying sanity, suffers her brutish brother-in-law's relentless, badgering attempts to make her face reality - which eventually lead her to madness.

Big Fish
2:00:12

Big Fish

Masterpiece August 1, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Nominated for Best Original Score at the Academy Awards and from the incredible imagination of director Tim Burton, Edward Bloom (Ewan McGregor) has always been a man of big ...

Nominated for Best Original Score at the Academy Awards and from the incredible imagination of director Tim Burton, Edward Bloom (Ewan McGregor) has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, portrayed by five-time Best Actor Oscar (R) nominee Albert Finney, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William (Billy Crudup). Now, to get to know the real man, Will starts to piece together a true picture of his father from flashbacks of his amazing adventures in this whimsical movie.