How refugees affect border cities
1:55

How refugees affect border cities

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Gretel Killeen and Steve visit Antakya, Turkey, to learn what impact the influx of Syrian refugees has had on local residents.

Gretel Killeen and Steve visit Antakya, Turkey, to learn what impact the influx of Syrian refugees has had on local residents.

Carrot Soup
1:55

Carrot Soup

Clip from Food Lab by Ben Milbourne

Physics

7-8
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Dr Joel Gilmore demonstrates how to make a caramelised carrot soup in a pressure cooker, a recipe developed by scientist Nathan Myhrvold, and Dr Andrew Stephenson explains how ...

Dr Joel Gilmore demonstrates how to make a caramelised carrot soup in a pressure cooker, a recipe developed by scientist Nathan Myhrvold, and Dr Andrew Stephenson explains how pressure cookers work. When liquids are heated, the molecules take on enough energy to separate into a gas. However, when the molecules can't escape, as occurs in a pressure cooker, they remain trapped inside the liquids, raising the thermal energy and therefore the boiling point.

Romeo and Juliet: a modern retelling
1:56

Romeo and Juliet: a modern retelling

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

Media Arts

7-8
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Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
A news bulletin introduces the story of Romeo and Juliet, two star-crossed lovers whose death will bury their parent's strife. The use of a television and the ensuing montage ...

A news bulletin introduces the story of Romeo and Juliet, two star-crossed lovers whose death will bury their parent's strife. The use of a television and the ensuing montage provides the modernised setting in which Baz Luhrmann has set his retelling of Romeo and Juliet.

Romeo and Juliet speak and kiss
1:56

Romeo and Juliet speak and kiss

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

English

9-10
11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Speaking for the first time, Romeo leads Juliet away from the dance floor and, after a sonnet likening his lips to a pilgrim at a shrine, the would-be lovers kiss.

Speaking for the first time, Romeo leads Juliet away from the dance floor and, after a sonnet likening his lips to a pilgrim at a shrine, the would-be lovers kiss.

The push for dechristianisation during the French Revolution
1:58

The push for dechristianisation during the French Revolution

Clip from The French Revolution

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Jacques Hébert becomes a leading voice in calls for the dechristianisation in France.

Jacques Hébert becomes a leading voice in calls for the dechristianisation in France.

Verdun's muddy terrain and trenches
2:00

Verdun's muddy terrain and trenches

Clip from Apocalypse Verdun: The Illusion

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Colourised archival footage and a French officer's diary reveal the muddy conditions of Verdun's wasteland.

Colourised archival footage and a French officer's diary reveal the muddy conditions of Verdun's wasteland.

Father comforts son after his wife's affair
2:00

Father comforts son after his wife's affair

Clip from The Daughter

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In this short scene, Oliver is comforted by his father upon the discovery that his wife had an affair and the child he believed to be his own is, in fact, another man's. ...

In this short scene, Oliver is comforted by his father upon the discovery that his wife had an affair and the child he believed to be his own is, in fact, another man's. Oliver's father opens up about his own personal experiences to try and encourage his son to consider reconciliation. (Coarse language.)

Billy struggles to accept his interests in ballet
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Billy struggles to accept his interests in ballet

Clip from Billy Elliot

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Billy struggles to accept his interest in Ballet due to the preconceptions and stereotypes of his community.

Billy struggles to accept his interest in Ballet due to the preconceptions and stereotypes of his community.

Archaeologist examines Viking bones
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Archaeologist examines Viking bones

Clip from The Vikings

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver meets archaeologist Lindsey Simpson, who explains how Vikings in Ireland can be identified by their grave sites and how their bones have worn.

Neil Oliver meets archaeologist Lindsey Simpson, who explains how Vikings in Ireland can be identified by their grave sites and how their bones have worn.

The Roman ballista bolt thrower
2:00

The Roman ballista bolt thrower

Clip from Lost Worlds

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Neil Oliver demonstrates the use of ballistae, the bolt throwers the Celts faced as the Romans sought to conquer Britain in the first century BC.

Neil Oliver demonstrates the use of ballistae, the bolt throwers the Celts faced as the Romans sought to conquer Britain in the first century BC.

Finishing school, morality and gender roles
2:00

Finishing school, morality and gender roles

Clip from Picnic At Hanging Rock

Media Arts

7-8
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Miss Appleyard asks if Sarah has memorised the assigned poetry, Sarah remarks she has not because the poem makes no sense, suggesting she recite a poem she wrote to St ...

Miss Appleyard asks if Sarah has memorised the assigned poetry, Sarah remarks she has not because the poem makes no sense, suggesting she recite a poem she wrote to St Valentine. Realising the poem is about love, Miss Appleyard reprimands Sarah and insists she recites the assigned literature. Sarah declares she cannot learn it, refusing to answer why. Miss Appleyard leaves her to study, and Sarah thinks of Bertie and Miranda. The scene suggests the repression of nuanced sexual identity in Victor

Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story
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Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story

Clip from Artscape

Drama

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story
2:01

Teaching Patrick White's The Aunt's Story

Clip from Artscape

Drama

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

Year 12 teacher Paula Jenkins briefly explains why she is teaching her literature students Patrick White's The Aunt's Story, and students discuss their assessment of the book.

Gulliver make peace between rival nations
2:01

Gulliver make peace between rival nations

Clip from Gulliver's Travels

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Gulliver recites Edwin Starr's song war as he negotiates peace between the Lilliputians and Blefuscudians.

Gulliver recites Edwin Starr's song war as he negotiates peace between the Lilliputians and Blefuscudians.

Sam kills Harry
2:01

Sam kills Harry

Clip from Sweet Country

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
This video has closed captioning
Sam is forced to defend himself and his wife when Harry comes to Fred's house in a rage looking for Philomac.

Sam is forced to defend himself and his wife when Harry comes to Fred's house in a rage looking for Philomac.

Ash Barty Queensland's Young Australian of the Year 2020
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Ash Barty Queensland's Young Australian of the Year 2020

Clip from 7.30

News and current affairs

7-8
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Ash Barty tells 7.30 about her career and how she views Australians and their relationship with sport.

Ash Barty tells 7.30 about her career and how she views Australians and their relationship with sport.

Discovering Indigenous Australians
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Discovering Indigenous Australians

Clip from Young and Black

Indigenous Australians

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This video has closed captioning
Laura Murphy-Oates summarises a journey over the years that Indigenous Australians have experienced even before they were in this world.

Laura Murphy-Oates summarises a journey over the years that Indigenous Australians have experienced even before they were in this world.

Screen It
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Screen It: My Brother's Bedroom

ABC Me June 9, 2017

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
My brother's bedroom door was always closed. I was never allowed into his bedroom. What was the mystery? I couldn't stand it any longer and had to risk everything to have a ...

My brother's bedroom door was always closed. I was never allowed into his bedroom. What was the mystery? I couldn't stand it any longer and had to risk everything to have a look at what was behind his bedroom door.