Stacey Dooley in the USA
47:50

Stacey Dooley in the USA: Giving Up My Baby

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS2 May 10, 2016

Geography

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11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Stacey Dooley returns to explore different aspects of American life, and begins by investigating the world of open adoption, which encourages mothers and fathers to choose the ...

Stacey Dooley returns to explore different aspects of American life, and begins by investigating the world of open adoption, which encourages mothers and fathers to choose the adoptive parents themselves and stay in touch with their children as they grow up. She spends time with two pregnant women who are planning to give up their babies and tries to understand what it takes to make the tough decision.

Busting the Berlin Wall
51:01

Busting the Berlin Wall: Rise

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 1, 2009

History

Intercultural Understanding

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on 9 November 1989, SBS presents the two part documentary, Busting the Berlin Wall. For 28 years, the ...

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on 9 November 1989, SBS presents the two part documentary, Busting the Berlin Wall. For 28 years, the Berlin Wall split a city in two and divided a nation with two million tons of concrete, 700,000 tons of steel, attack dogs, tank traps, death strips and tripwires. While the perils of the East German border kept most GDR citizens at bay, others yearned to overcome it, by digging under it, hiding in car trunks, flying over it in a hot-air balloon, and even surfing around it...

Here Come the Habibs!
28:08

Here Come the Habibs!: Middle East Side Story

Season 2 Episode 4 Nine June 26, 2017

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Mariam and Jack risk their marriages to perform in the multicultural musical Middle East Side Story. Olivia plays dirty to stop Layla from becoming school captain at Rosemount ...

Mariam and Jack risk their marriages to perform in the multicultural musical Middle East Side Story. Olivia plays dirty to stop Layla from becoming school captain at Rosemount Ladies' College.

Fishing Without Nets
1:45:40

Fishing Without Nets

SBS Viceland July 21, 2018

Media arts

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Abdi is a principled young fisherman with generations of fishing in his blood. But now the nearby waters are polluted, and fish are scarce. Struggling to support his young ...

Abdi is a principled young fisherman with generations of fishing in his blood. But now the nearby waters are polluted, and fish are scarce. Struggling to support his young family, he is lured into the perilous world of piracy. While his wife and baby wait for him in Yeman, an outdated satellite phone is his only connection to all he truly values. Abdi and his fellow pirates hit the treacherous high seas and capture a French oil tanker, demanding a hefty ransom. During the long and tense wait for the cash to arrive, Abdi forges a tentative friendship with one of the hostages. When things take a turn for the worse, Abdi must make dramatic choices to determine his course.

Unplanned America
28:08

Unplanned America: Blood, Sweat And Beers

Season 3 Episode 1 SBS2 January 26, 2016

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Aussie mates Gonzo, Nick and Parv continue to travel the USA, exploring the lesser seen side of American culture. This episode, from the ultra competitive World Beer Pong ...

Aussie mates Gonzo, Nick and Parv continue to travel the USA, exploring the lesser seen side of American culture. This episode, from the ultra competitive World Beer Pong Championships in Las Vegas to life on the fringes of society at an anarchist skateboarding commune in Ohio, the boys explore some uniquely American sporting culture.

Crash
1:50:37

Crash

SBS January 3, 2015

Media arts

Intercultural Understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Challenging and thought-provoking, this film takes a provocative look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America. Diving headlong into the diverse melting ...

Challenging and thought-provoking, this film takes a provocative look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America. Diving headlong into the diverse melting pot of post 9/11 Los Angeles, this compelling urban drama tracks the volatile intersections of a multi-ethnic cast of characters' struggles to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another's lives. In the grey area between black and white, victim and aggressor, there are no easy answers.

Unplanned America
26:51

Unplanned America: Rocky Mountain High

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS2 May 26, 2015

Geography

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Unplanned America returns for a second series of road tripping to the heart of the stars and stripes. Three Aussie mates Gonzo, Nick and Parv have reunited and are back to ...

Unplanned America returns for a second series of road tripping to the heart of the stars and stripes. Three Aussie mates Gonzo, Nick and Parv have reunited and are back to explore some of the lesser seen subcultures of the USA, from the outrageous to the serious.

The Wire
56:21

The Wire: Alliances

Season 4 Episode 5 Foxtel Box Sets July 25, 2015

Media arts

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Commissioner Burrell loses Royce's support and Chris Partlow tries to recruit Michael to become a soldier in Marlo's unit. Dukie shows Randy and the boys that the missing are ...

Commissioner Burrell loses Royce's support and Chris Partlow tries to recruit Michael to become a soldier in Marlo's unit. Dukie shows Randy and the boys that the missing are really dead.

The Wire
56:21

The Wire: The Dickensian Aspect

Season 5 Episode 6 Foxtel Box Sets August 2, 2015

Media arts

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Marlo assumes control of the co-op telling the members that Omar was responsible for Proposition Joe's death. Bunk revisits some old leads but is frustrated in his attempts to ...

Marlo assumes control of the co-op telling the members that Omar was responsible for Proposition Joe's death. Bunk revisits some old leads but is frustrated in his attempts to get blood work from the crime lab.

The Wire
56:11

The Wire: Misgivings

Season 4 Episode 10 Foxtel Box Sets July 26, 2015

Media arts

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Walker catches Donut boosting cars and teaches him a lesson. Police Commissioner Burrell gets some timely advice from Senator Clay Davis and Little Kevin has a talk with Marlo ...

Walker catches Donut boosting cars and teaches him a lesson. Police Commissioner Burrell gets some timely advice from Senator Clay Davis and Little Kevin has a talk with Marlo and soon regrets it.

The Wire
1:15:37

The Wire: Final Grades

Season 4 Episode 13 Foxtel Box Sets July 26, 2015

Media arts

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Burrell tries to help Daniels. Bubbles' big plan backfires and Colvin tries to find a solution for Namond while Omar makes new plans. McNulty tries to pay back his debt.

Burrell tries to help Daniels. Bubbles' big plan backfires and Colvin tries to find a solution for Namond while Omar makes new plans. McNulty tries to pay back his debt.

The Wire
56:20

The Wire: React Quotes

Season 5 Episode 5 Foxtel Box Sets August 1, 2015

Media arts

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
McNulty leaks further details about his invented serial killer to the press, while Templeton stages a phone call from the supposed murderer to give his story a boost.

McNulty leaks further details about his invented serial killer to the press, while Templeton stages a phone call from the supposed murderer to give his story a boost.

The Wire
56:25

The Wire: More With Less

Season 5 Episode 1 Foxtel Box Sets August 1, 2015

Media arts

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Carcetti struggles to keep his pre-election promises and is forced to choose increased funding for education over more money for the police.

Carcetti struggles to keep his pre-election promises and is forced to choose increased funding for education over more money for the police.

Empire
1:01:14

Empire: A Taste for Power

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel August 4, 2017

History

Intercultural understanding

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Empire tells the remarkable story of the British Empire. At its peak, the British Empire was the largest in history and its influence stretched all over the globe. Presented ...

Empire tells the remarkable story of the British Empire. At its peak, the British Empire was the largest in history and its influence stretched all over the globe. Presented by Jeremy Paxman, this five-part series tells the story of the British Empire in a new way, tracing not only the rise and fall of the empire but also the complex effects of the empire on the modern world - political, technological and social.

Empire
57:35

Empire: Making Ourselves at Home

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 11, 2017

History

Intercultural understanding

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This episode looks at how the British created a particular idea of home wherever they conquered and settled; and how many of the millions affected by imperial expansion ...

This episode looks at how the British created a particular idea of home wherever they conquered and settled; and how many of the millions affected by imperial expansion learned to see Britain as their home.

Unplanned America
26:24

Unplanned America: The Naked Truth

Season 2 Episode 5 SBS2 June 23, 2015

Geography

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11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
The Unplanned America guys head to Portland, Oregon, the unlikely strip club capital of the USA, to get the lowdown on what it's like to work in this stigmatised industry ...

The Unplanned America guys head to Portland, Oregon, the unlikely strip club capital of the USA, to get the lowdown on what it's like to work in this stigmatised industry spending time with club owners, dancers and those who work to help women that may be exploited by the industry.

Departures
2:05:14

Departures

SBS June 24, 2015

Media arts

Intercultural Understanding

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Daigo, a depressed and unemployed cellist, inadvertently finds himself after he takes a job preparing the dead for funerals. This exploration into Japanese perceptions ...

Daigo, a depressed and unemployed cellist, inadvertently finds himself after he takes a job preparing the dead for funerals. This exploration into Japanese perceptions surrounding death won the 2009 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

Unplanned America
26:18

Unplanned America: Food For Thought

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS2 June 9, 2015

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
From getting a warped lesson in America's obesity epidemic by tackling 20,000 calorie burgers at the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas to spending Christmas lunch at ...

From getting a warped lesson in America's obesity epidemic by tackling 20,000 calorie burgers at the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas to spending Christmas lunch at Albuquerque's biggest homeless shelter, the Unplanned America guys get some food for thought.