The 1965 Freedom Ride and Charles Perkins
5:05

The 1965 Freedom Ride and Charles Perkins

Clip from Fire Talker: The Life and Times of Charlie Perkins

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Archival footage reveals the bus journey Charles Perkins and other Indigenous civil rights activists took in the 1965 Freedom Ride from Sydney to western NSW.

Archival footage reveals the bus journey Charles Perkins and other Indigenous civil rights activists took in the 1965 Freedom Ride from Sydney to western NSW.

Nonna sends disrespectful Josie home
2:47

Nonna sends disrespectful Josie home

Clip from Looking for Alibrandi

Intercultural understanding

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Josie complains about having to visit her grandmother after school, observes Nonna's "spy ring" at work, refuses to eat, complains about the heat and argues in Italian before ...

Josie complains about having to visit her grandmother after school, observes Nonna's "spy ring" at work, refuses to eat, complains about the heat and argues in Italian before being kicked out of the house.

Culture shock: capitalism versus communism
8:43

Culture shock: capitalism versus communism

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Ben takes Li shopping. Afterwards, Li visits the Chinese consulate where he is warned of the dangers of American capitalism and reminded to fulfil his Communist principles. ...

Ben takes Li shopping. Afterwards, Li visits the Chinese consulate where he is warned of the dangers of American capitalism and reminded to fulfil his Communist principles. During a flashback, Li's father tells him a parable about a frog and the knowledge of a different world. Back in Houston, Li struggles to reconcile life in American, the excess and wealth, with his memories of home and labour in Qingdao, Shandong province, China.

Li arrives in Houston, Texas
6:59

Li arrives in Houston, Texas

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Li Cunxin arrives in Houston, Texas, and is collected from the airport by Ben, Cynthia, Betty Lou, Mason Lori and Dilworth from the Houston Ballet Company. Li is shocked by ...

Li Cunxin arrives in Houston, Texas, and is collected from the airport by Ben, Cynthia, Betty Lou, Mason Lori and Dilworth from the Houston Ballet Company. Li is shocked by the scale and grandeur of the new world he is seeing. That night, Li thinks of his life at home in 1972, the harsh reality of Shandong province, Mao's Cultural Revolution and what lead him to where he is now.

Family resilience and individual dreams
9:59

Family resilience and individual dreams

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Back home, Li's family suffers the consequences of his defection. Communist Party officials visit the family home intent of shaming the family. Li's mother, distraught and ...

Back home, Li's family suffers the consequences of his defection. Communist Party officials visit the family home intent of shaming the family. Li's mother, distraught and protective of him, blames the party for taking her son away. Li tells Ben of his plan to move to Florida with Elizabeth and Ben convinces him to stay in Houston, with what family he has here. Li continues to have nightmares about his family and the consequences of his actions. Li and Elizabeth's relationship deteriorates.

Australian Buddhist monks
6:32

Australian Buddhist monks

Clip from The Feed

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
When one decides to devote their life to becoming a monk, they are choosing to abstain from a lot of the most enjoyable things in life. Meet two Buddhist monks who made that ...

When one decides to devote their life to becoming a monk, they are choosing to abstain from a lot of the most enjoyable things in life. Meet two Buddhist monks who made that decision, find out what drove them to it and how is has affected their life and relationships since.

Islamophobia in Australia
4:09

Islamophobia in Australia

Clip from The Feed

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
With incidents of Islamophobia all too common in Australia, what are some of the factors that seem to play a role And what can be done to address this problem from all angles ...

With incidents of Islamophobia all too common in Australia, what are some of the factors that seem to play a role And what can be done to address this problem from all angles Join this discussion that takes into consideration the frequency of these events and why victims of Islamophobia so often tend to be women.

Getting to know refugees through food
6:36

Getting to know refugees through food

Clip from The Feed

Intercultural understanding

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Imagine being resettled in a new country after being forced to leave your own, not knowing anyone and having trouble finding a job. That's the situation many refugees find ...

Imagine being resettled in a new country after being forced to leave your own, not knowing anyone and having trouble finding a job. That's the situation many refugees find themselves in which is why Free 2 Feed exists. Through this company, refugees can host dinner parties and cooking classes where they share their food and culture with others while also being given the chance to learn more about their new home.

Aid air drop in South Sudan
1:38

Aid air drop in South Sudan

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Meshel Laurie and Peter Spida Everitt witness an air drop of food over a village near the capital of South Sudan, Juba.

Meshel Laurie and Peter Spida Everitt witness an air drop of food over a village near the capital of South Sudan, Juba.

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.

Refugee negotiates with smuggler
2:59

Refugee negotiates with smuggler

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 meet a refugee in Turkey who negotiates with a people smuggler over the phone to get his family out of Syria.

Gretel Killeen and Steve meet a refugee in Turkey who negotiates with a people smuggler over the phone to get his family out of Syria.

Marina reacts to being under fire
2:56

Marina reacts to being under fire

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie reflect on being attacked by an ISIS sleeper cell in Raqqa, Syria, and what it might feel like for locals.

Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie reflect on being attacked by an ISIS sleeper cell in Raqqa, Syria, and what it might feel like for locals.

Aunt regrets funding fatal journey
3:15

Aunt regrets funding fatal journey

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
The aunt of three-year-old Alan Kurdi, the boy who drowned in the Mediterranean trying to reach Greece, Tima Kurdi, reveals her guilt over funding the family's flight from Syria.

The aunt of three-year-old Alan Kurdi, the boy who drowned in the Mediterranean trying to reach Greece, Tima Kurdi, reveals her guilt over funding the family's flight from Syria.

Mine spotting in Syria
3:44

Mine spotting in Syria

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie take part in a exercise to detect improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in a bombed out building in Syria.

Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie take part in a exercise to detect improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in a bombed out building in Syria.

Impact of landmines in Syria
2:59

Impact of landmines in Syria

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie meet a boy who lost his legs to an ISIS landmine in Raqqa, Syria, and see him walk on prosthetic legs.

Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie meet a boy who lost his legs to an ISIS landmine in Raqqa, Syria, and see him walk on prosthetic legs.

Manus Island conditions
2:33

Manus Island conditions

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Dannii and Gareth meet Amir Taghinia, an Iranian refugee who was resettled in Canada after five years on Manus Island, who shares footage of the conditions in the processing ...

Dannii and Gareth meet Amir Taghinia, an Iranian refugee who was resettled in Canada after five years on Manus Island, who shares footage of the conditions in the processing centre.

The Pacific Solution
1:27

The Pacific Solution

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Watch a short history of Australia's refugee policies since 2001 and Operation Sovereign Borders' attempts to stop asylum seekers who arrive by boat.

Watch a short history of Australia's refugee policies since 2001 and Operation Sovereign Borders' attempts to stop asylum seekers who arrive by boat.

Homes destroyed in Raqqa
2:35

Homes destroyed in Raqqa

Clip from Go Back to Where You Came From Live

Intercultural understanding

11-12
12+
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie meet a Raqqa resident, who describes how ISIS evicted him from his home, which was later destroyed by coalition forces.

Marina Brizar and Jacqui Lambie meet a Raqqa resident, who describes how ISIS evicted him from his home, which was later destroyed by coalition forces.