Art of China
59:23

Art of China: Searching For Paradise

Season 1 Episode 1 Foxtel Arts February 2, 2016

Visual arts

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In this landmark series, we set out to uncover China. In this gripping first episode, we explore the spectacular, recent discoveries of ancient art that are redefining this ...

In this landmark series, we set out to uncover China. In this gripping first episode, we explore the spectacular, recent discoveries of ancient art that are redefining this vast country's understanding of its own beginnings. We discover an extraordinary collection of sophisticated alien-like bronze masks created nearly four millennia ago and the tomb of a warrior empress where we find the origins of calligraphy.

Art of China
59:03

Art of China: The Golden Age

Season 1 Episode 2 Foxtel Arts February 9, 2016

Visual arts

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Continuing our epic story of Chinese Art we travel to the Yellow Mountains in Southern China to understand the power of Chinese landscape painting. The period from the 10th to ...

Continuing our epic story of Chinese Art we travel to the Yellow Mountains in Southern China to understand the power of Chinese landscape painting. The period from the 10th to the 15th century - from the Song to the Ming Dynasties - was the golden age of art in China.

Art of China
59:11

Art of China: When East Meets West

Season 1 Episode 3 Foxtel Arts February 16, 2016

Visual arts

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The final leg of our journey into the extraordinary story of China's art charts the journey from imperial to modern: the glorious rise and calamitous fall of its last dynasty.

The final leg of our journey into the extraordinary story of China's art charts the journey from imperial to modern: the glorious rise and calamitous fall of its last dynasty.

China From Above
43:55

China From Above

Season 1 Episode 1 National Geographic November 18, 2016

Geography

Earth and environment

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Join an epic journey by air showcasing China's diverse landscapes, extreme weather, massive cities and staggering infrastructure from overhead.

Join an epic journey by air showcasing China's diverse landscapes, extreme weather, massive cities and staggering infrastructure from overhead.

China From Above
44:05

China From Above: Land of Mountains and Rivers

Season 2 Episode 2 National Geographic August 14, 2018

Geography

Earth and environment

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An aerial exploration of China's vast interior, revealing the people who live in some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet.

An aerial exploration of China's vast interior, revealing the people who live in some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet.

China From Above
43:18

China From Above

Season 1 Episode 2 National Geographic November 25, 2016

Geography

Earth and environment

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Join an epic journey by air showcasing China's diverse landscapes, extreme weather, massive cities and staggering infrastructure from overhead.

Join an epic journey by air showcasing China's diverse landscapes, extreme weather, massive cities and staggering infrastructure from overhead.

China Rising
23:29

China Rising: The Dramatic Rise

Season 1 Episode 1 Al Jazeera English June 2, 2014

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
No country has risen so quickly from poverty to prosperity. But is there a price to this rapid economic growth?

No country has risen so quickly from poverty to prosperity. But is there a price to this rapid economic growth?

China Rising
47:29

China Rising: Power and the People

Season 1 Episode 2 Al Jazeera English June 8, 2014

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
How is China run and how do people have their say? A look at online media, literature and a booming film industry seeking to surpass Hollywood.

How is China run and how do people have their say? A look at online media, literature and a booming film industry seeking to surpass Hollywood.

China Rising
47:23

China Rising: The Fire Inside

Season 1 Episode 3 Al Jazeera English May 16, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Following the revolution of 1949, legislation regarding equality was passed, which was a huge step forward for China at the time. And the economic reforms of recent decades ...

Following the revolution of 1949, legislation regarding equality was passed, which was a huge step forward for China at the time. And the economic reforms of recent decades have further improved the lives of women, yet it is the only country in the world where more women than men commit suicide, according to the World Health Organisation. So, as China surges forward, how will society change and what role will the new generation play in this new global powerhouse?

China Rising
47:25

China Rising: Made in China

Season 1 Episode 4 Al Jazeera English May 23, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
China's economic role in the world is growing at a record pace, and it is also now a key player in world politics, The country has no doubt become a global manufacturing ...

China's economic role in the world is growing at a record pace, and it is also now a key player in world politics, The country has no doubt become a global manufacturing giant, but how will it deal with issues on the home front such as increase in pollution and water shortages? Although it has been confronted with tough environmental problems, efforts are being made to solve these. In the final episode of this series, through a range of interviews from Africa, the EU, the US, and China, we find out how it is positioning itself as a major global player.

Des Bishop: Breaking China
24:40

Des Bishop: Breaking China

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 July 9, 2016

Intercultural understanding

Languages

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This six-part series follows the adventure of Irish-American writer and comedian Des Bishop as he moves to China for a year in order to learn Mandarin and eventually attempt ...

This six-part series follows the adventure of Irish-American writer and comedian Des Bishop as he moves to China for a year in order to learn Mandarin and eventually attempt to perform a one-man stand-up comedy show for a Chinese audience. Des moves in with a Beijing family, enrols in college and begins his quest to conquer the language. Things take a turn for the better when he teams up with his buddy Leo whom he first met in Ireland over ten years ago.

Exploring China
55:59

Exploring China: A Culinary Adventure

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 10, 2013

Asia and Australia

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Ken Hom, the godfather of Chinese cuisine, and Ching-He Huang, leading chef of the contemporary generation, together undertake an epic 4,500-kilometre culinary adventure ...

Ken Hom, the godfather of Chinese cuisine, and Ching-He Huang, leading chef of the contemporary generation, together undertake an epic 4,500-kilometre culinary adventure across China - not only to reveal its food, but its people, history, culture and soul. They begin in Beijing, the imperial capital for 800 years. I

Exploring China
55:59

Exploring China: A Culinary Adventure

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS January 17, 2013

Asia and Australia

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In this episode, Ken and Ching explore the effects of sweeping modernisation in China's fastest growing city, Chengdu.

In this episode, Ken and Ching explore the effects of sweeping modernisation in China's fastest growing city, Chengdu.

Exploring China
56:01

Exploring China: A Culinary Adventure

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS January 24, 2013

Asia and Australia

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In this episode, Ken and Ching leave the heaving megacities far behind to embark on an intrepid journey across China's vast western frontier where few travellers dare to venture.

In this episode, Ken and Ching leave the heaving megacities far behind to embark on an intrepid journey across China's vast western frontier where few travellers dare to venture.

Exploring China
56:07

Exploring China: A Culinary Adventure

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS January 31, 2013

Asia and Australia

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In the final leg of their travels, Ken and Ching make an emotional return to their ancestral homes. They begin first in the dim sum capital Guangzhou to explore the birthplace ...

In the final leg of their travels, Ken and Ching make an emotional return to their ancestral homes. They begin first in the dim sum capital Guangzhou to explore the birthplace of Cantonese cuisine, the food most familiar to the West, before heading their separate ways.

Gok Wan: Made In China
46:00

Gok Wan: Made In China

SBS January 31, 2014

Asia and Australia

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
British fashion consultant, author and television presenter Gok Wan travels to China on a mission to uncover what it means to be 'Made In China'. Gok visits factories churning ...

British fashion consultant, author and television presenter Gok Wan travels to China on a mission to uncover what it means to be 'Made In China'. Gok visits factories churning out mass produced clothing at rapid speed and we watch his amusing attempts to retrace his Chinese heritage.

Guo nian hao! Happy Chinese new year
2:10

Guo nian hao! Happy Chinese new year

Clip from Real Chinese

Asia and Australia

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
See how the lunar new year is celebrated in China. What season does the Chinese new year herald? What kind of activities do people take part in at this special time of year? ...

See how the lunar new year is celebrated in China. What season does the Chinese new year herald? What kind of activities do people take part in at this special time of year? Who comes together to celebrate?

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure
53:58

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure: Hong Kong

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS July 4, 2014

Geography

Design and technologies

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In their most adventurous, far-flung road trip yet, the Hairy Bikers are touring the birthplaces of their favourite Asian cuisines in this brand new six-part series. The ...

In their most adventurous, far-flung road trip yet, the Hairy Bikers are touring the birthplaces of their favourite Asian cuisines in this brand new six-part series. The Bikers are immersed in the lives of the colourful characters they meet in Asia's diverse cultures. With incredible access to hidden worlds, from a sumo wrestling stable in Japan to a hill tribe in remote Northern Thailand, they uncover the food secrets of these countries and get under the skin of the local way of life.