Heirlooms
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Heirlooms: Franco's Story

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC Me August 26, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

History

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Franco's heirloom is a coffee grinder. It was one of the few treasured possessions his mother brought with her on the long journey from post war Calabria. She used it every ...

Franco's heirloom is a coffee grinder. It was one of the few treasured possessions his mother brought with her on the long journey from post war Calabria. She used it every morning of her short life.

Heirlooms
0:59

Heirlooms: Sophie's Story

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me August 14, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

History

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In the outback, the oldest boy in the family always inherited the land, but the youngest girl inherited something far more meaningful.

In the outback, the oldest boy in the family always inherited the land, but the youngest girl inherited something far more meaningful.

Heirlooms
0:59

Heirlooms: Jeff's Story

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me July 24, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

History

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Heirlooms is a beautifully crafted animated documentary series that artfully explores the relationship between people and their heirlooms. Jeff's heirloom is a piece of wood. ...

Heirlooms is a beautifully crafted animated documentary series that artfully explores the relationship between people and their heirlooms. Jeff's heirloom is a piece of wood. It was gathered from the remains of his home, after his close-knot Aboriginal community were forced off their spiritual land.

Heirlooms
0:59

Heirlooms: Henry's Story

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC Me August 19, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

History

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In 1940 Henry and his parents left China and arrived in Australia as war refugees. His sisters were never allowed to migrate. Henry's heirloom represents the heartbreak of ...

In 1940 Henry and his parents left China and arrived in Australia as war refugees. His sisters were never allowed to migrate. Henry's heirloom represents the heartbreak of fractured families in wartime.

Heirlooms
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Heirlooms: Peter's Story

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC Me August 21, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

History

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Peter's heirloom is a piece of sheet megal from the wreckage of a WWII Lancaster bomber. It represents a link to the father Peter's dad never knew.

Peter's heirloom is a piece of sheet megal from the wreckage of a WWII Lancaster bomber. It represents a link to the father Peter's dad never knew.

Heirlooms
1:00

Heirlooms: Asha's Story

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC Me July 31, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

History

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Asha's heirloom is her father's cane knife. For Asha it symbolises the hard work and sacrifices her father made to free his family from the cycle of poverty.

Asha's heirloom is her father's cane knife. For Asha it symbolises the hard work and sacrifices her father made to free his family from the cycle of poverty.

Heirlooms
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Heirlooms: John's Story

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC Me August 7, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

History

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John's heirloom was the key to freedom when his family escaped North Korea at the beginning of the Communist regime.

John's heirloom was the key to freedom when his family escaped North Korea at the beginning of the Communist regime.

Aboriginal Protection Act: Eddie is sent away
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Aboriginal Protection Act: Eddie is sent away

Clip from Mabo

History

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Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo meets with Paddy Killoran, who suggests he work for free on his garbage truck instead of leaving the island. Eddie ' Koiki' refuses, saying he won't labour ...

Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo meets with Paddy Killoran, who suggests he work for free on his garbage truck instead of leaving the island. Eddie ' Koiki' refuses, saying he won't labour for free. Paddy dismisses Eddie's sense of worth and determination, reminding him that under the Aboriginal Protection Act (1939) it's his role to protect him from himself. Eddie refuses again, saying he is not a slave. Benny, Eddie's father, is worried for his son.

Eddie seeks financial aid and Bob Katter speaks against the case
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Eddie seeks financial aid and Bob Katter speaks against the case

Clip from Mabo

History

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Eddie seeks financial aid to support his family while running the case against the Queensland government. Back home, the whole family watch a news segment about the case, the ...

Eddie seeks financial aid to support his family while running the case against the Queensland government. Back home, the whole family watch a news segment about the case, the Minister for Aboriginal and Islander Affairs, Bob Katter, appears speaking in opposition to the Mabo v Queensland legal action.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: John Christian Watson

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC October 18, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John Christian Watson.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Joseph Cook

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 1, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Cook.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Cook.

Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery
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Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery: Hopper - Office At Night

SBS November 2, 2013

Visual arts

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Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. This episode, Tim looks at American realist painter Edward Hopper's 1940 ...

Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. This episode, Tim looks at American realist painter Edward Hopper's 1940 painting Office at Night.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: George Reid

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 25, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features George Reid.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features George Reid.

Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery
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Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery: Vermeer - Girl With A Pearl Earring (1665)

SBS October 25, 2014

Visual arts

History

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Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. This episode, he looks at Vermeer's Girl With A Pearl Earring (1665).

Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. This episode, he looks at Vermeer's Girl With A Pearl Earring (1665).

Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery
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Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery: Leonardo Da Vinci - The Annunciation

SBS July 26, 2014

Visual arts

History

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Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. In this program, he will be looking at Leonardo Da Vinci's The Annunciation.

Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. In this program, he will be looking at Leonardo Da Vinci's The Annunciation.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Frank Forde

Season 1 Episode 15 ABC November 29, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Frank Forde.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Frank Forde.

Japanese history, economy and industry
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Japanese history, economy and industry

Clip from Spirited Away

Modern history

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Chihiro's father makes reference to the "abandoned theme parks" built in the 1990s after they stumble into the new world. Hayao Miyazaki's films make continued reference to ...

Chihiro's father makes reference to the "abandoned theme parks" built in the 1990s after they stumble into the new world. Hayao Miyazaki's films make continued reference to the destruction of the environment through human interference and industry.

Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery
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Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery: Titian - The Venus of Urbino

SBS August 16, 2014

Visual arts

History

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Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. In this program, he will be looking at Titian's The Venus Of Urbino.

Art historian Tim Marlow takes us on an insightful tour of some of the world's best paintings. In this program, he will be looking at Titian's The Venus Of Urbino.