I Was Hitler's Jewish Neighbour
52:58

I Was Hitler's Jewish Neighbour

SBS January 4, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
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For 10 years, Edgar Feuchtwanger lived in a luxury apartment in Munich. Hitler lived across the street. Edgar was Jewish and the nephew of Lion Feuchtwanger, one of the most ...

For 10 years, Edgar Feuchtwanger lived in a luxury apartment in Munich. Hitler lived across the street. Edgar was Jewish and the nephew of Lion Feuchtwanger, one of the most popular Jewish writers from the period. Edgar left Germany with his parents in 1939, two months before the invasion of Poland and the beginning of WWII. He now tells the story of his family and his country. Through the eyes of a child, we witness the rise of the Nazi movement and how this rise was experienced by a Jewish family.

Nancy Wake: Gestapo's Most Wanted
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Nancy Wake: Gestapo's Most Wanted

SBS March 22, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
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The thrilling true story of a New Zealand born heroine who became the Gestapo's most wanted woman in World War II. This showcase docu-drama follows Nancy Wake's life from ...

The thrilling true story of a New Zealand born heroine who became the Gestapo's most wanted woman in World War II. This showcase docu-drama follows Nancy Wake's life from becoming a vital link in the French resistance, to fleeing from Nazi spies, before returning as a highly trained special agent.

Cities of the Underworld
42:56

Cities of the Underworld: Freemason Underground - Boston and Philadelphia

Season 1 Episode 9 7Two June 6, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
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Boston and Philadelphia harbour an unseen connection... the Freemasons. Join Don Wildman as he delves into a part of America's past that can only be revealed in the underworld.

Boston and Philadelphia harbour an unseen connection... the Freemasons. Join Don Wildman as he delves into a part of America's past that can only be revealed in the underworld.

Canada: The Story of Us
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Canada: The Story of Us: Hunting Treasure (1777 to 1793)

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel March 13, 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 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. This episode, a new generation of rebels and entrepreneurs compete for the key to this land's prosperity - its natural resources - while others fight to protect them. It's an epic quest for treasure that shapes the country to this day.

Auschwitz: The Nazis and the 'Final Solution'
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Auschwitz: The Nazis and the 'Final Solution': Surprise Beginnings

Season 1 Episode 1 BBC Knowledge March 6, 2010

History

Modern history

11-12
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In this definitive series, the individual experiences of those involved - from the Poles first incarcerated there, to those who worked in the gas chambers and former SS ...

In this definitive series, the individual experiences of those involved - from the Poles first incarcerated there, to those who worked in the gas chambers and former SS soldiers - are revealed. In this episode, camp commandant Rudolf Hoss arrives in the Polish town to create a new concentration camp, its role being to imprison and terrorise anyone who resists the Nazi occupation of Poland.

WWII: Lost Films
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WWII: Lost Films: Edge of the Abyss

Season 1 Episode 9 The History Channel November 21, 2018

History

Modern history

11-12
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After surviving the Battle of the Bulge, infantryman Rockie Blunt pushes on and crosses the Rhine. He can almost smell the end of the war. Nurse June Wandrey visits with ...

After surviving the Battle of the Bulge, infantryman Rockie Blunt pushes on and crosses the Rhine. He can almost smell the end of the war. Nurse June Wandrey visits with American POWs who are liberated along the way. Japanese-American army medic Jimmie Kanaya is liberated from his POW camp in Nuremburg. In the Pacific, reporter Robert Sherrod witnesses the first days of battle for Okinawa. When he is told he can rotate home, he gladly accepts, realising that to stay any longer may be his death.

Hitler's People
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Hitler's People

Episode 2 SBS August 16, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
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Taking a look behind the scenes of the German Reich, this two-part series sheds light on the almost incredible loyalty and support Hitler commanded among the German public.

Taking a look behind the scenes of the German Reich, this two-part series sheds light on the almost incredible loyalty and support Hitler commanded among the German public.

Cities of the Underworld
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Cities of the Underworld: Hitler's Trenches

Season 3 Episode 5 7Two April 25, 2016

History

Modern history

11-12
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World War I was the bloodiest war the world had ever seen. A young Adolf Hitler served in the trenches and tunnels of Belgium's Western Front. Join host Don Wildman as he ...

World War I was the bloodiest war the world had ever seen. A young Adolf Hitler served in the trenches and tunnels of Belgium's Western Front. Join host Don Wildman as he explores the subterranean web where 24,000 Allied soldiers waited to ambush the enemy, to the indestructible fortress that endured thousands of bombs daily. Discover the underground that made World War I one of the most brutal wars in history... and turned Hitler into the terrifying madman of World War II.

World War One At Sea
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World War One At Sea

Episode 2 SBS May 8, 2016

History

Modern history

11-12
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In April 1917, German U-Boats were sinking a dozen British ships every day. The First Sea Lord, Jellicoe, warned that Britain might not be able to carry on fighting into 1918. ...

In April 1917, German U-Boats were sinking a dozen British ships every day. The First Sea Lord, Jellicoe, warned that Britain might not be able to carry on fighting into 1918. David Hayman explores Germany's World War One U-Boat threat, and the fascinating and dastardly ploys Britain used against the submarines. (Part 1 of 2) (From the UK) (Documentary) (class. tba) CC

WWII: Lost Films
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WWII: Lost Films: Point of No Return

Season 1 Episode 6 The History Channel November 14, 2018

History

Modern history

11-12
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Charles Scheffel's unit breaks out of the hedgerows and begins speeding across France. Nurse June Wandrey is doing the same, only pushing up from the south. In the Pacific, ...

Charles Scheffel's unit breaks out of the hedgerows and begins speeding across France. Nurse June Wandrey is doing the same, only pushing up from the south. In the Pacific, marine Nolen Marbrey is wounded in the bloody battle of Peleliu, and when Scheffel is ordered to seize a town on the border of Germany, he is injured so badly he earns a ticket home.

WWII: Lost Films
43:58

WWII: Lost Films: Glory and Guts

Season 1 Episode 8 The History Channel November 15, 2018

History

Modern history

11-12
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Reporter Robert Sherrod accompanies the Marines on their assault of Iwo Jima and witnesses the horror of the fight as well as the iconic flag-raising. B-17 pilot Bert Stiles ...

Reporter Robert Sherrod accompanies the Marines on their assault of Iwo Jima and witnesses the horror of the fight as well as the iconic flag-raising. B-17 pilot Bert Stiles has had enough nerve-racking flying experiences and is on a mental rest leave at an English estate - but then his request to switch over to P-51s comes through, and he returns to base ready to become a fighter. On his sixth mission he chases a German fighter too closely, crashes into the ground and is killed. Rookie infantryman Rockie Blunt arrives in Normandy as a replacement.

Great Mysteries and Myths
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Great Mysteries and Myths: The Gallipoli Mystery

The History Channel April 26, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
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A documentary series for those who believe there can be nothing in the world more fascinating than the search for truth behind the most extraordinary mysteries and myths of ...

A documentary series for those who believe there can be nothing in the world more fascinating than the search for truth behind the most extraordinary mysteries and myths of the 20th century. A truly unique collection of stories shrouded in superstition and tragedy, this series brings to light a new perspective on these compelling and dark secrets.

Why We Hate
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Why We Hate: Tribalism

Episode 1 Discovery Channel October 27, 2019

Ethical understanding

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Cognitive scientist Laurie Santos examines tribalism, asking why love for one group can make people hate other groups, and how tribal thinking shapes perceptions.

Cognitive scientist Laurie Santos examines tribalism, asking why love for one group can make people hate other groups, and how tribal thinking shapes perceptions.

Cutting Edge Special
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Cutting Edge Special: How Many People Can Live On Planet Earth?

SBS September 21, 2010

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
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Sir David Attenborough investigates whether the world is heading for a population crisis. Are we the biggest threat to the earth? In his lengthy career, Sir David has watched ...

Sir David Attenborough investigates whether the world is heading for a population crisis. Are we the biggest threat to the earth? In his lengthy career, Sir David has watched the human population more than double from 2.5 billion in 1950 to nearly seven billion. He reflects on the profound effects of this rapid growth, both on humans and the environment.

A Royal Family
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A Royal Family: The Heirs Of An Empire

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 April 22, 2011

history

Modern history

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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European kings and queens, princes and princesses tell their family history in this six-part series. This episode follows Queen Victoria's search for a suitable princess for ...

European kings and queens, princes and princesses tell their family history in this six-part series. This episode follows Queen Victoria's search for a suitable princess for her eldest son, Edward (VII). It was no easy task. Victoria was very favourably disposed towards the German dukedoms and kingdoms. A German princess was sought but there was not an appropriate match. Rumour had it that the Czar was engaged in a similar hunt and had his eye on Christian IX's eldest daughter, Alexandra. Victoria also felt that Alexandra would be a good match for Edward and was determined that he marry her.

Air Australia
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Air Australia: War In Suits

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 June 26, 2010

history

Modern history

11-12
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Australian aviation comes of age, but the stakes are high and the boardroom battles vicious.

Australian aviation comes of age, but the stakes are high and the boardroom battles vicious.

Macarthur
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Macarthur

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel April 30, 2010

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.

Cutting Edge
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Cutting Edge: Who Killed Maggie Thatcher?

SBS April 3, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Margaret Thatcher was Great Britain's first and only female prime minister, elected three times and in power for almost 11 years. She was one of the most admired and most ...

Margaret Thatcher was Great Britain's first and only female prime minister, elected three times and in power for almost 11 years. She was one of the most admired and most reviled contemporary political figures of the day. To some, she would always be the enemy who crushed British society, to others she was the Iron Lady who modernised the economy through privatisation and radical reforms. But the policies of the time had a disastrous impact on the social welfare system.