Australia Remembers
3:28:59

Australia Remembers

ABC April 25, 2017

News and current affairs

Modern history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The 2017 Anzac March through the streets of Sydney as Australians stop and pay their respects to those who served our country.

The 2017 Anzac March through the streets of Sydney as Australians stop and pay their respects to those who served our country.

ABC News Special
3:27:59

ABC News Special

ABC NEWS 24 September 11, 2011

News and current affairs

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Live coverage from New York and Washington of events marking the tenth anniversary of 9/11.

Live coverage from New York and Washington of events marking the tenth anniversary of 9/11.

Lawrence Of Arabia
3:27:42

Lawrence Of Arabia

Masterpiece March 18, 2016

Media arts

History

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When T.E. Lawrence was attached to the British general staff in Arabia, he inspired the feuding Arabian chieftains to rebel against the Turks, leading to the birth of the ...

When T.E. Lawrence was attached to the British general staff in Arabia, he inspired the feuding Arabian chieftains to rebel against the Turks, leading to the birth of the Arabian kingdom.

Lawrence of Arabia
3:25:20

Lawrence of Arabia

9Gem April 10, 2020

Media arts

History

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When T.E. Lawrence was attached to the British general staff in Arabia, he inspired the feuding Arabian chieftains to rebel against the Turks, leading to the birth of the ...

When T.E. Lawrence was attached to the British general staff in Arabia, he inspired the feuding Arabian chieftains to rebel against the Turks, leading to the birth of the Arabian kingdom.

Malcolm X
3:13:16

Malcolm X

Masterpiece October 31, 2016

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

History

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
An amazing biopic of one of the most influential African American leaders to date. It follows the life and times of Malcolm Little through his transformation to Malcolm X.

An amazing biopic of one of the most influential African American leaders to date. It follows the life and times of Malcolm Little through his transformation to Malcolm X.

Schindler's List
3:06:58

Schindler's List

SBS March 26, 2016

Media arts

History

Literature

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This Steven Spielberg film, is a cinematic masterpiece that has become one of the most honoured films of all time. Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture and ...

This Steven Spielberg film, is a cinematic masterpiece that has become one of the most honoured films of all time. Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director, the film presents the indelible true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womaniser, and war profiteer who saved the lives of more than 1100 Jews during the Holocaust.

Titanic
3:00:41

Titanic

Nine March 22, 2016

Media arts

Modern history

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In Oscar winner James Cameron's epic, action-packed romance set against the ill-fated maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet star as Rose, a ...

In Oscar winner James Cameron's epic, action-packed romance set against the ill-fated maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet star as Rose, a 17-year-old, upper-class American suffocating under the rigid confines and expectations of Edwardian society, and Jack Dawson, a free-spirited young steerage passenger.

Gandhi
3:00:18

Gandhi

SBS March 2, 2018

Media arts

History

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Winner of eight Academy awards, Richard Attenborough directs Ben Kingsley as the charismatic lawyer who forsakes all worldly goods to lead India to independence.

Winner of eight Academy awards, Richard Attenborough directs Ben Kingsley as the charismatic lawyer who forsakes all worldly goods to lead India to independence.

Spartacus
2:59:15

Spartacus

9Gem April 5, 2020

Media arts

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This epic saga chronicles the birth of a slave army led by an ex-gladiator named Spartacus that threatens the sovereignty of almighty Rome.

This epic saga chronicles the birth of a slave army led by an ex-gladiator named Spartacus that threatens the sovereignty of almighty Rome.

The Deer Hunter
2:56:28

The Deer Hunter

Masterpiece May 2, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
A celebrated interpretation of the stresses and dangers, both physical and emotional, which confront a trio of steel-workers when they are sent out to fight in the Vietnam war.

A celebrated interpretation of the stresses and dangers, both physical and emotional, which confront a trio of steel-workers when they are sent out to fight in the Vietnam war.

Centenary of ANZAC: Albany Commemoration
2:53:53

Centenary of ANZAC: Albany Commemoration

ABC October 31, 2014

History

News and current affairs

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A three hour live broadcast from Albany, Western Australia, from where 100 years ago to the day, the first Australian and New Zealand troops left to fight in WW1. It was the ...

A three hour live broadcast from Albany, Western Australia, from where 100 years ago to the day, the first Australian and New Zealand troops left to fight in WW1. It was the largest armada ever assembled in Australia.

Braveheart
2:50:37

Braveheart

Masterpiece August 5, 2014

Media arts

History

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
A moving story of the Scottish struggle against the English. William Wallace is a medieval patriot whose single-handed slaying of an entire platoon after they ravage his young ...

A moving story of the Scottish struggle against the English. William Wallace is a medieval patriot whose single-handed slaying of an entire platoon after they ravage his young bride leads to all-out war in some of the most spectacular battle scenes ever brought to film.

Pearl Harbor
2:50:09

Pearl Harbor

Eleven August 26, 2018

Media arts

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Stunningly photographed and action-packed, Pearl Harbor recalls the events of December 7, 1941 - and the devastating impact the event had on the country - and people's lives. ...

Stunningly photographed and action-packed, Pearl Harbor recalls the events of December 7, 1941 - and the devastating impact the event had on the country - and people's lives. Two boyhood friends, Rafe and Danny, are officers in the Army Air Corps. Rafe soon falls in love with Evelyn, a beautiful and dedicated nurse. As the war escalates, Rafe is sent into battle and is presumed dead after a dangerous assignment. When Danny attempts to comfort Evelyn, the two discover that they both have feelings for each other. However, as their romance blossoms, Rafe returns from the war, but which of the two friends will eventually win Evelyn's heart? Alternative title: Pearl Harbour

Camelot
2:48:09

Camelot

TCM November 18, 2016

History

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This lavish film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical celebrates a fleeting, mythical time of love and chivalry - the reign of King Arthur and the Knights of The Round ...

This lavish film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical celebrates a fleeting, mythical time of love and chivalry - the reign of King Arthur and the Knights of The Round Table. Although torn apart by the conflicts between passion, love, honour and duty, it was a golden era that could have been - and could yet be.

Alexander
2:40:03

Alexander

7Mate February 2, 2020

Media arts

History

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
The story of one of history's most influential leaders, Alexander the Great. In this star studded epic, Alexander leads his virtually invincible troops through thousands of ...

The story of one of history's most influential leaders, Alexander the Great. In this star studded epic, Alexander leads his virtually invincible troops through thousands of miles of sieges and conquests.

Saving Private Ryan
2:37:02

Saving Private Ryan

9Gem April 25, 2020

Media arts

History

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
Based on a World War II drama. US soldiers try to save their comrade, paratrooper Private Ryan, who's stationed behind enemy lines.

Based on a World War II drama. US soldiers try to save their comrade, paratrooper Private Ryan, who's stationed behind enemy lines.

JFK: A Presidency Revealed
2:36:22

JFK: A Presidency Revealed

The History Channel November 18, 2010

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The 35th president of the US. He was the youngest ever to be elected president and was assassinated on November 22, 1963, after only serving two years in office. Kennedy's ...

The 35th president of the US. He was the youngest ever to be elected president and was assassinated on November 22, 1963, after only serving two years in office. Kennedy's life and the subsequent conspiracy theories surrounding his death have been the topic for many films.

A Bridge Too Far
2:36:21

A Bridge Too Far

9Gem April 17, 2020

Media arts

Modern history

History

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This World War II epic follows the perspectives of American, Polish and British soldiers attempting to capture key bridges behind German lines in a complicated parachute and ...

This World War II epic follows the perspectives of American, Polish and British soldiers attempting to capture key bridges behind German lines in a complicated parachute and armoured assault. based on the Cornelius Ryan book.