The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Part 1
2:26:17

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Part 1

SBS May 4, 2013

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
A journalist and a rebellious computer hacker team up to investigate the unsolved disappearance of wealthy Henrik Vanger's niece, only to uncover some very dark secrets in ...

A journalist and a rebellious computer hacker team up to investigate the unsolved disappearance of wealthy Henrik Vanger's niece, only to uncover some very dark secrets in this adaptation of Stieg Larsson's bestselling book.

Apocalypse Now
2:27:00

Apocalypse Now

Masterpiece May 1, 2017

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
During the Vietnam war, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade US colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.

During the Vietnam war, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade US colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.

Pulp Fiction
2:27:53

Pulp Fiction

SBS January 30, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Vincent Vega and Jules Winnfield are hitmen with a penchant for philosophical discussions. In this ultra-hip, multi-strand crime movie, their storyline is interwoven with ...

Vincent Vega and Jules Winnfield are hitmen with a penchant for philosophical discussions. In this ultra-hip, multi-strand crime movie, their storyline is interwoven with those of their boss, gangster Marsellus Wallace; his actress wife, Mia; struggling boxer Butch Coolidge ; master fixer Winston Wolfe and a nervous pair of armed robbers, "Pumpkin" and "Honey Bunny".

Cold Mountain
2:28:13

Cold Mountain

SBS January 8, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Ada Monroe's widower father moves from Charleston to a small southern village where she briefly meets young Inman, and each senses an instant attraction. But it's not long ...

Ada Monroe's widower father moves from Charleston to a small southern village where she briefly meets young Inman, and each senses an instant attraction. But it's not long before Inman is off to war as a Confederate soldier. Although most of their letters never reach the destination, they long for each other amidst the terrifying circumstances of the war. Inman is badly wounded and Ada is left poor and hungry when her father dies. Into her life comes young and pragmatic Ruby, who shows by example what a young woman can do with the help of nature and her own hands. As Inman tries to head home to Ada at Cold Mountain, the war continues to interrupt his journey, and the hatred bred by war takes its toll on all.

Amistad
2:28:23

Amistad

NITV August 25, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising.

In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising.

The Patriot
2:29:46

The Patriot

One May 9, 2016

Media arts

History

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Benjamin Martin, a former war hero, has renounced fighting forever to raise his family, trading his violent past for a peaceful future on his sprawling plantation. But ...

Benjamin Martin, a former war hero, has renounced fighting forever to raise his family, trading his violent past for a peaceful future on his sprawling plantation. But rebellion is brewing. Another conflict is inevitable and, in defiance of his father, Benjamin's oldest son, Gabriel, joins the fight. Benjamin reluctantly takes up arms when the British bring the American Revolutionary War to his doorstep by threatening his family. Some things are worth fighting for.

Zero Dark Thirty
2:30:03

Zero Dark Thirty

SBS September 5, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
For a decade, an elite team of intelligence and military operatives, working in secret across the globe, devoted themselves to a single goal: to find and eliminate Osama bin ...

For a decade, an elite team of intelligence and military operatives, working in secret across the globe, devoted themselves to a single goal: to find and eliminate Osama bin Laden.

An Angel At My Table
2:31:17

An Angel At My Table

STUDIO November 21, 2011

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Literature

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Director Jane Campion presents this bio-pic about Janet Frame (Kerry Fox), who overcame childhood electroshock therapy to become one of New Zealand's finest writers.

Director Jane Campion presents this bio-pic about Janet Frame (Kerry Fox), who overcame childhood electroshock therapy to become one of New Zealand's finest writers.

There Will Be Blood
2:32:00

There Will Be Blood

SBS October 9, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Inspired by the 1927 Upton Sinclair novel, Oil!, There Will Be Blood chronicles the rise of rugged prospector, Daniel Plainview, in a sprawling epic about family, greed, ...

Inspired by the 1927 Upton Sinclair novel, Oil!, There Will Be Blood chronicles the rise of rugged prospector, Daniel Plainview, in a sprawling epic about family, greed, corruption, religion, and the pursuit of the American dream.

Rockstar
2:32:32

Rockstar

SBS2 November 14, 2015

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Janardhan, a young musician from Delhi, resents the fact that he's had no pain in his life. He realises that all great musicians have undertaken a painful journey. In order to ...

Janardhan, a young musician from Delhi, resents the fact that he's had no pain in his life. He realises that all great musicians have undertaken a painful journey. In order to get his heart broken, he proposes to Heer, the most sought-after girl in Delhi University. Directed by Imtiaz Ali and stars Ranbir Kapoor, Nargis Fakhri and Shammi Kapoor.

Gangs of New York
2:32:49

Gangs of New York

One June 29, 2015

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer.

In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer.

Gangs of Wasseypur: Part 1
2:33:52

Gangs of Wasseypur: Part 1

SBS World Movies February 15, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Languages

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
A clash between Sultan (a Qureishi dacoit chief) and Shahid Khan (a Pathan who impersonates him) leads to the expulsion of Khan from Wasseypur, and ignites a deadly blood feud ...

A clash between Sultan (a Qureishi dacoit chief) and Shahid Khan (a Pathan who impersonates him) leads to the expulsion of Khan from Wasseypur, and ignites a deadly blood feud spanning three generations.

The English Patient
2:35:13

The English Patient

SBS January 31, 2015

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Anthony Minghella wrote and directed this award-winning adaptation of Michael Ondaatje's novel about a doomed and tragic romance set against the backdrop of World War II. At ...

Anthony Minghella wrote and directed this award-winning adaptation of Michael Ondaatje's novel about a doomed and tragic romance set against the backdrop of World War II. At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim. His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair.

American Honey
2:36:14

American Honey

Premiere September 12, 2017

Media arts

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
A teenage girl from a troubled home runs away with a travelling sales crew that drives across the American mid-west selling magazine subscriptions door to door. Finding her ...

A teenage girl from a troubled home runs away with a travelling sales crew that drives across the American mid-west selling magazine subscriptions door to door. Finding her feet in this gang of teenagers, one of who is Jake, she soon gets into the group's lifestyle of hard partying, law-bending and young love.

Tropfest Australia 22
2:36:41

Tropfest Australia 22

SBS2 December 8, 2013

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Australia's most prestigious and iconic short film festival Tropfest will celebrate its 22nd birthday at its new home on SBS 2 as it's broadcast live from Centennial Park, and ...

Australia's most prestigious and iconic short film festival Tropfest will celebrate its 22nd birthday at its new home on SBS 2 as it's broadcast live from Centennial Park, and the good news is everyone's invited. Hosting the Tropfest party this year is Marc Fennell, Adam Spencer and Yumi Stynes.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2:37:09

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

GO! November 22, 2014

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Literature

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The second instalment finds Frodo and Sam trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin.

The second instalment finds Frodo and Sam trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin.

Ali
2:37:24

Ali

SBS August 5, 2016

Media arts

Health and PE

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This story follows the boxer Muhammad Ali, from 1964 to 1974 featuring his claim of the heavyweight title from Sonny Liston, his conversion to Islam, his thoughts on the ...

This story follows the boxer Muhammad Ali, from 1964 to 1974 featuring his claim of the heavyweight title from Sonny Liston, his conversion to Islam, his thoughts on the Vietnam War, his return to fight Joe Frazier in 1971, and reclaiming the title from George Foreman in the Rumble in the Jungle fight of 1974.