Cutting Edge
46:34

Cutting Edge: Conservation's Dirty Secrets

SBS August 23, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
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Reporter Oliver Steeds travels the globe to investigate the conservation movement and its major organisations. Steeds finds that the movement, far from stemming the tide of ...

Reporter Oliver Steeds travels the globe to investigate the conservation movement and its major organisations. Steeds finds that the movement, far from stemming the tide of extinction that's engulfing the planet, has got some of its conservation priorities wrong. The film examines the way the big conservation charities are run. It questions why some work with polluting big businesses to raise money and are alienating the very people they would need to stem the loss of species from earth.

The Man Who Jumped
52:53

The Man Who Jumped

SBS January 24, 2012

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Cutting Edge
46:41

Cutting Edge: 9/11 - The Day That Changed The World

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS September 6, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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September 11, 2001 began like any other day in New York. When the first plane flew into the World Trade Centre, people across the world shared with America the horror of this ...

September 11, 2001 began like any other day in New York. When the first plane flew into the World Trade Centre, people across the world shared with America the horror of this unfolding terrorist attack that would one day change the world. Using archive and interview, this documentary shows how events unfurled on board Air Force One, in the offices, the bunkers and the military headquarters as the President, advisers, security services and the military tried to piece together what was happening.

Cutting Edge Special
45:02

Cutting Edge Special: Burma's Nuclear Ambitions

SBS August 1, 2010

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
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Burma has long been regarded as a pariah state but now comes fears that the military junta is trying to arm itself with nuclear weapons. In Burma's Nuclear Ambitions, a ...

Burma has long been regarded as a pariah state but now comes fears that the military junta is trying to arm itself with nuclear weapons. In Burma's Nuclear Ambitions, a Cutting Edge special five years in the making, see the top-secret photos, documents and blueprints that have convinced Western experts that Rangoon is on the path to nuclear weaponry.

Cutting Edge
51:40

Cutting Edge: Wikisecrets

SBS September 13, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
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It was the biggest intelligence breach in the history of the United States - the leaking of more than half a million classified documents on the WikiLeaks website throughout ...

It was the biggest intelligence breach in the history of the United States - the leaking of more than half a million classified documents on the WikiLeaks website throughout 2010. At the centre of this controversy was Bradley Manning, the army intelligence analyst who has been charged with handing them over. WikiSecrets is the inside story of Bradley Manning, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and the leak that captured the attention of the world.

Cities of the Underworld
42:13

Cities of the Underworld: City of Blood - London

Season 3 Episode 1 7two September 15, 2014

history

Modern history

11-12
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Hundreds of ghost stories lurk in the shadows of London, England, but behind every myth and legend is the terrifying truth that sheds light on one of the darkest periods of ...

Hundreds of ghost stories lurk in the shadows of London, England, but behind every myth and legend is the terrifying truth that sheds light on one of the darkest periods of this city's history.

Cities of the Underworld
41:50

Cities of the Underworld: Vietnam

Season 2 Episode 2 7two October 6, 2014

history

Modern history

11-12
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During the Vietnam War, tunnels, caves and passageways were as infamous as the war itself. Join Don Wildman as he discovers the massive CuChi tunnel system that helped give ...

During the Vietnam War, tunnels, caves and passageways were as infamous as the war itself. Join Don Wildman as he discovers the massive CuChi tunnel system that helped give soldiers the upper hand.

Frozen In Time
46:03

Frozen In Time: The American West

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 16, 2014

history

Modern history

11-12
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Experience the series that puts viewers inside history like never before. These are moments literally frozen in time, documenting the history of the modern world, from the ...

Experience the series that puts viewers inside history like never before. These are moments literally frozen in time, documenting the history of the modern world, from the 1850s onward.

Cities of the Underworld
42:32

Cities of the Underworld: Catacombs of Death - Paris

Season 1 Episode 4 7two July 28, 2014

history

Modern history

11-12
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An alternate world thrives below the surface of Paris's charming streets. Eric Geller explores this dark underworld, where both the secrets of the living and the sins of the ...

An alternate world thrives below the surface of Paris's charming streets. Eric Geller explores this dark underworld, where both the secrets of the living and the sins of the dead are revealed.

Cutting Edge: Barack Obama
51:35

Cutting Edge: Barack Obama : The Great Illusion?

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 17, 2012

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
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Two years in, the first phase of Barack Obama's presidency is over. He thought he could do big things and change the country but whenever he went for something big, invariably ...

Two years in, the first phase of Barack Obama's presidency is over. He thought he could do big things and change the country but whenever he went for something big, invariably it seemed to collapse around him. And by the mid-term elections, the majority has changed their opinion and the result is an electoral landslide unseen since 1938.

A Royal Family
52:18

A Royal Family: The Father In Law Of Europe

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 April 8, 2011

history

Modern history

11-12
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30 kings and queens, princes and princesses tell their family history - stories of power, love, triumph, tragedy and honour in a Europe ruled by dynasty politics and where ...

30 kings and queens, princes and princesses tell their family history - stories of power, love, triumph, tragedy and honour in a Europe ruled by dynasty politics and where arranged marriages created alliances between countries.

Macarthur
46:25

Macarthur

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 15, 2013

history

Modern history

11-12
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No soldier in modern history has been more admired or more reviled. Douglas MacArthur, liberator of the Philippines, shogun of occupied Japan, brilliant victor of the Battle ...

No soldier in modern history has been more admired or more reviled. Douglas MacArthur, liberator of the Philippines, shogun of occupied Japan, brilliant victor of the Battle of Inchon, was an admired national hero when he was suddenly relieved of his command. A portrait of a complex, imposing and fascinating American original.

After Hitler
45:41

After Hitler

Episode 2 SBS December 11, 2016

history

Modern history

11-12
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In the five years that separated the end of WWII from the start of the Cold War, the world had hoped for a lasting peace, but instead found itself on the brink of apocalypse. ...

In the five years that separated the end of WWII from the start of the Cold War, the world had hoped for a lasting peace, but instead found itself on the brink of apocalypse. Five years of chaos and hope for the people of a shattered Europe, who became pawns in the games of the major powers.

Royal Cousins At War
1:56:06

Royal Cousins At War

Episode 1 SBS January 2, 2017

History

Modern history

11-12
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At the outbreak of the First World War, three cousins reigned over Europe's greatest powers: Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, and King George V of ...

At the outbreak of the First World War, three cousins reigned over Europe's greatest powers: Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, and King George V of England. This documentary looks at the role played by three monarchs, and their relationships with each other, in the outbreak of war, arguing that it's far greater than historians have historically believed.

Nicholas and Alexandra: The Letters
50:00

Nicholas and Alexandra: The Letters

Episode 1 SBS April 3, 2018

History

Modern history

11-12
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At look at the obstacles Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra overcame during what was a rather unconventional start to their royal relationship. But having survived the ...

At look at the obstacles Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra overcame during what was a rather unconventional start to their royal relationship. But having survived the challenges of a long-distance relationship, as well as incompatible religious upbringings, their relationship blossomed and the two were eventually married as the young tsar assumed control of the Russian Empire. Broadcast title: The Tsar and Empress: Secret Letters.

Blood and Fury: America's Civil War
40:31

Blood and Fury: America's Civil War: Bloodbath

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel March 18, 2019

History

Modern history

11-12
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The Civil War, one of the most defining moments in American history, tore a nation apart, pitting North against South - brother against brother. Over the course of four years, ...

The Civil War, one of the most defining moments in American history, tore a nation apart, pitting North against South - brother against brother. Over the course of four years, more than 750,000 military and civilian lives were sacrificed to make the United States a more perfect union, where the human rights of every person are guaranteed. With unprecedented access to government and private archives and using state-of-the-art technology, over 500 rare and compelling black and white photographs have been painstakingly colourised to illustrate the story of the Civil War in breathtaking detail. This episode examines the cultural and political tensions that ultimately explode into the most storied and bloodied war ever to be fought on US soil.

Canada: The Story of Us
42:22

Canada: The Story of Us: Boom/Bust (1919 to 1937)

Season 1 Episode 7 The History Channel April 17, 2019

History

Modern history

11-12
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The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and ...

The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and entrepreneurs who forged a nation in a vast and harsh land. With groundbreaking CGI and a cast of celebrity interviews that take us inside Canada's biggest stories, this series is truly a celebration of a nation that has transformed its differences into understanding and created an identity that is uniquely diverse. This episode, it's the dawn of the 20th-century and Canada's population is exploding - the short-lived time of prosperity, followed by poverty. For many Canadians living in urban centres, this growth came at a cost. Deadly diseases plague cities. Labour strikes lead to violent conflict. Through boom times and bust, Canadians struggle to improve their lives and learn to care for others.

Canada: The Story of Us
42:46

Canada: The Story of Us: United at War (1939 to 1944)

Season 1 Episode 8 The History Channel April 24, 2019

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and ...

The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and entrepreneurs who forged a nation in a vast and harsh land. With ground-breaking CGI and a cast of celebrity interviews that take us inside Canada's biggest stories, this series is truly a celebration of a nation that has transformed its differences into understanding and created an identity that is uniquely diverse. As World War II devastates Europe, Canadians once again join the war effort. World War II, a war even more terrible than the last, demands courage, commitment and ingenuity. Canada meets this challenge head on, giving everything they had at home and abroad. Canadians come together, working and fighting for a common cause.