Stripping At The Pink Paradise
1:20:22

Stripping At The Pink Paradise

SBS October 15, 2010

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Just off the Champs Elysees, The Pink Paradise is considered by its owners as an elegant, classy interactive "charm" club where the girls play pretend. Stripping at the Pink ...

Just off the Champs Elysees, The Pink Paradise is considered by its owners as an elegant, classy interactive "charm" club where the girls play pretend. Stripping at the Pink Paradise takes you behind-the-scenes where Dance Manager (and wife of the club owner) Joanna, introduces us to her troupe as they reflect on their careers, relationship woes and 'princess syndrome'.

Sex Magic
1:19:43

Sex Magic

SBS June 21, 2012

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Part narrative and part documentary, the film tells the story of Baba Dez, a pillar of the Sacred Sexuality practitioner community. His work involves doing sexual healing with ...

Part narrative and part documentary, the film tells the story of Baba Dez, a pillar of the Sacred Sexuality practitioner community. His work involves doing sexual healing with clients to help them overcome past abuse issues, or just to enrich their sexual and spiritual lives. When his partner Maya leaves him due to jealousy and abandonment issues, he tries to manifest her return by doing Sex Magic with other women.

Point and Shoot
1:19:00

Point and Shoot

ABC2/Kids June 28, 2015

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 2006, Matt VanDyke, a timid 28-year-old with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, left his hometown of Baltimore, to set off on a self-described 'crash course in manhood'. He ...

In 2006, Matt VanDyke, a timid 28-year-old with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, left his hometown of Baltimore, to set off on a self-described 'crash course in manhood'. He bought a motorcycle and a video camera and began a three-year, 35,000 mile motorcycle trip through Northern Africa and the Middle East. While travelling, he struck up an unlikely friendship with a Libyan hippie, and when revolution broke out in Libya, Matt joined his friend in the fight against dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

13 Families: Life After Columbine
1:18:59

13 Families: Life After Columbine

FOXTEL Bio April 16, 2014

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The shootings at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999 ended thirteen lives and shattered countless others. But while the tragic events of that day were well documented, the ...

The shootings at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999 ended thirteen lives and shattered countless others. But while the tragic events of that day were well documented, the stories of the families who lost loved ones and struggled to build new lives have yet to be told. Bound forever by unimaginable circumstances, these thirteen families lived through the same tragedy, yet each has dealt with the aftermath in their own way and each has a different story of how their lives have changed.

Monster Camp
1:18:55

Monster Camp

ABC2 May 1, 2010

Personal and social capability

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This is a rare and fascinating glimpse into the world of live-action role-playing ('LARPing'), a real-life version of the videogame phenomenon World of Warcraft. The idea of ...

This is a rare and fascinating glimpse into the world of live-action role-playing ('LARPing'), a real-life version of the videogame phenomenon World of Warcraft. The idea of live-action role-playing (LARPing) is so strange to most people that the participants often become outcasts. Monster Camp: The Story of Nero Seattle is an award-winning documentary about the world that LARPers inhabit for fun, where gamer stereotypes are simultaneously shattered and confirmed. At the end of the game, participants may be just as sane/insane as everyone else.

Cutie and the Boxer
1:18:41

Cutie and the Boxer

SBS2 September 18, 2014

Personal and social capability

Visual arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A reflection on love, sacrifice, and the creative spirit, this candid New York story explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of renowned "boxing" painter Ushio Shinohara and his ...

A reflection on love, sacrifice, and the creative spirit, this candid New York story explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of renowned "boxing" painter Ushio Shinohara and his artist wife, Noriko.

American Swing
1:17:32

American Swing

SBS May 17, 2012

Personal and social capability

History

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Chronicles the history of the most prominent hetero swingers club in New York during the 1970s, Plato's Retreat, and its loudmouth self-promoting owner, Larry Levenson - ...

Chronicles the history of the most prominent hetero swingers club in New York during the 1970s, Plato's Retreat, and its loudmouth self-promoting owner, Larry Levenson - through the words of the participants, employees and Levenson's children. While disco was pumping, Plato's Retreat took off as a notorious club full of nudity, a swimming pool, a mattress room and a buffet. The participants speak very fondly of their memories and the anachronisms of the place. But as the '80s came the novelty wore off, the threat of AIDS arose, and Levenson's ego went out of control.

The Manor
1:17:26

The Manor

SBS2 October 10, 2014

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Shawney calls himself a filmmaker, but he's been a strip-club manager for longer. When he was six his father bought The Manor, a small-town strip club. Thirty years later, the ...

Shawney calls himself a filmmaker, but he's been a strip-club manager for longer. When he was six his father bought The Manor, a small-town strip club. Thirty years later, the family's lifestyle has got the better of them. While his 400-pound father prepares for stomach-reduction surgery, his 85-pound mother has her own complicated relationship with food. Shawney's role as struggling filmmaker and outcast son provides a rare glimpse into a family facing the consequences of their livelihood and dependence.

Slut Phobia?
1:17:23

Slut Phobia?

SBS2 October 24, 2014

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Femininity and sex are allies in a woman's struggle for approval. In today's world women strive to imitate the sexiest images presented by the media. But, at the same time, ...

Femininity and sex are allies in a woman's struggle for approval. In today's world women strive to imitate the sexiest images presented by the media. But, at the same time, expressing sexuality is not always perceived as something positive and being labelled a "slut" lies around the corner. For women and especially young girls, the line is all too fine and easily crossed. This documentary explores where this ambiguity comes from.

Australian Of The Year 2018
1:17:21

Australian Of The Year 2018

ABC January 25, 2018

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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Celebrate the achievements of inspiring Australians making a significant contribution to their communities and the Nation. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is joined by Chris ...

Celebrate the achievements of inspiring Australians making a significant contribution to their communities and the Nation. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is joined by Chris Bath and Kumi Taguchi.

The Battle For Rio
1:17:11

The Battle For Rio

SBS May 4, 2014

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Rio de Janeiro, famous for its lifestyle and beauty as much for its violence, has initiated a unique experiment: A "pacification process" in the favelas was launched in 2008 ...

Rio de Janeiro, famous for its lifestyle and beauty as much for its violence, has initiated a unique experiment: A "pacification process" in the favelas was launched in 2008 with the goal of improving city security in preparation for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games. This documentary looks at the effectiveness of the program, how resident's feel about it, and the additional problems it has created.

We Are The People We've Been Waiting For
1:17:03

We Are The People We've Been Waiting For

ABC2 September 29, 2010

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Literacy

Numeracy

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A landmark documentary reveals a very inconvenient truth about education. This film looks at whether the current UK education system gives young people enough opportunity to ...

A landmark documentary reveals a very inconvenient truth about education. This film looks at whether the current UK education system gives young people enough opportunity to develop their talents. How much are children being failed by a system that was created at the time of the industrial revolution?

Mission To Lars
1:16:59

Mission To Lars

ABC2 January 6, 2015

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The critically acclaimed, feature documentary Mission To Lars, is the story of two siblings' (Kate and William Spicer) attempt to fulfil their brother Tom's dream of meeting ...

The critically acclaimed, feature documentary Mission To Lars, is the story of two siblings' (Kate and William Spicer) attempt to fulfil their brother Tom's dream of meeting 'Rock God' Lars Ulrich of Metallica, in a tale which is both funny and touching.

I AM
1:16:47

I AM

FOXTEL Premiere October 9, 2013

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
I AM, a prismatic and probing exploration of our world, what's wrong with it, and what we can do to make it better, represents Tom Shadyac's first foray into non-fiction ...

I AM, a prismatic and probing exploration of our world, what's wrong with it, and what we can do to make it better, represents Tom Shadyac's first foray into non-fiction following a career as one of Hollywood's leading comedy practitioners, with such successful titles as Ace Ventura and Liar Liar to his credit. I AM recounts what happened to the filmmaker after a cycling accident left him incapacitated, possibly for good. Though he ultimately recovered, he emerged a changed man.

Undercover Cop
1:16:39

Undercover Cop

SBS October 21, 2012

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Mark Kennedy was Britain's longest-serving and most controversial undercover police officer. For eight years he lived a remarkable double-life, infiltrating Europe's far-left ...

Mark Kennedy was Britain's longest-serving and most controversial undercover police officer. For eight years he lived a remarkable double-life, infiltrating Europe's far-left extremist political groups and environmental campaigners. Now, with his cover blown, he lives in fear for his life. His former 'friends' in the protest movement say he's a traitorous agent provocateur who set them up. His police bosses say he's 'gone native', and his wife has disowned him.

The Kill Team
1:16:05

The Kill Team

ABC2 October 12, 2014

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
The Kill Team is a story about a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan who attempted to alert the military to horrific atrocities being committed by U.S. soldiers, and who then himself ...

The Kill Team is a story about a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan who attempted to alert the military to horrific atrocities being committed by U.S. soldiers, and who then himself became a target of one of the largest war crimes investigations in U.S. history.

Love Hotel
1:15:50

Love Hotel

ABC2 September 14, 2014

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Japanese Love Hotels are secretive labyrinths filled with intimate stories of strangers. The Angelo Hotel in Osaka is one such place. It is not a brothel, but in a conformist ...

Japanese Love Hotels are secretive labyrinths filled with intimate stories of strangers. The Angelo Hotel in Osaka is one such place. It is not a brothel, but in a conformist society, it is only here where, with wife, mistress, partner or alone, people of all ages may unlock their desires and without judgement - 'love' and 'be' how they wish. Love Hotel follows everyday people of Osaka from the intimacy of the rooms into their outside realities

Being Elmo
1:15:45

Being Elmo

SBS October 19, 2014

Personal and social capability

Media arts

Drama

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Most parents are very much aware of Elmo, the child-like fuzzy red Muppet who has become a favourite among Sesame Street's youthful audience. Far fewer people know the name ...

Most parents are very much aware of Elmo, the child-like fuzzy red Muppet who has become a favourite among Sesame Street's youthful audience. Far fewer people know the name Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who breathes the life and soul into Elmo. Something of a loner in his youth, Clash found a way to express himself when he discovered puppetry, and showed a remarkable talent for the art. In this documentary, discover the man behind the Muppet, and find that he is as lovable, wise and infinitely positive as his famous character.