Armistice in a French village
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Armistice in a French village

Clip from Small Hands in a Big War

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This clip outlines the moment the war ended - armistice.

This clip outlines the moment the war ended - armistice.

Australian Prime Ministers
2:59

Australian Prime Ministers: Billy Hughes

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC November 1, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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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 Billy Hughes.

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 Billy Hughes.

Family, tradition and customary law
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Family, tradition and customary law

Clip from Mabo

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The scene opens on the Murray Islands beach, Eddie is remembering his father's teachings on caring for his family: the fish, the land, the sea and the Murray Islander's ...

The scene opens on the Murray Islands beach, Eddie is remembering his father's teachings on caring for his family: the fish, the land, the sea and the Murray Islander's cultural heritage. That night Eddie performs a traditional dance, signifying his journey towards adulthood, and steals a glance at a young girl. The next day, Eddie finds himself in trouble with the elders and is sent to the mainland. The use of Murray Islander music, Meriam language and customary traditions ground a sense of pla

Australian Prime Ministers
3:05

Australian Prime Ministers: Ben Chifley

Season 1 Episode 16 ABC December 6, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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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 Ben Chifley.

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 Ben Chifley.

Australian Prime Ministers
3:08

Australian Prime Ministers: John Curtin

Season 1 Episode 14 ABC November 29, 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 Curtin.

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 Curtin.

Middle class home life in Britain during the 1930s
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Middle class home life in Britain during the 1930s

Clip from Further Back in Time for Dinner

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From homes that promoted a more social family to an increase in recreational spending, the 1930s was a time of change for those in the middle classes.

From homes that promoted a more social family to an increase in recreational spending, the 1930s was a time of change for those in the middle classes.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Earle Page

Season 1 Episode 11 ABC November 15, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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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 Earle Page.

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 Earle Page.

Australian Prime Ministers
3:17

Australian Prime Ministers: Robert Menzies

Season 1 Episode 12 ABC November 22, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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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 Robert ...

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 Robert Menzies.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Harold Holt

Season 1 Episode 17 ABC December 6, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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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 Harold Holt.

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 Harold Holt.

Australian Encounters
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Australian Encounters: Isabel Letham and Duke Kahanamoku 1914

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 13, 2013

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Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided ...

Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided with global figures of their time.

Australian Encounters
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Australian Encounters: Billy Hughes and Woodrow Wilson 1919

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 6, 2013

History

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Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided ...

Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided with global figures of their time.

Australian Encounters
3:26

Australian Encounters: Bob Hawke and Frank Sinatra 1974

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 30, 2013

History

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Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided ...

Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided with global figures of their time.

Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery
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Tim Marlow's Virtual Gallery: Titian - Bacchus And Ariadne

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS July 6, 2013

Visual arts

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In his engaging and informative style, art historian Tim Marlow presents his pick of the world's top art works. Today he looks at Titian's 16th century masterpiece, Bacchus ...

In his engaging and informative style, art historian Tim Marlow presents his pick of the world's top art works. Today he looks at Titian's 16th century masterpiece, Bacchus and Ariadne.

Australian Encounters
3:28

Australian Encounters: Nellie Melba and Enrico Caruso 1902

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 20, 2013

History

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Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided ...

Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided with global figures of their time.

Australian Encounters
3:30

Australian Encounters: Edward Kelly and Redmond Barry - 1880

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC October 29, 2013

History

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In 1880, an unschooled Catholic bushman and a Protestant judge traded points, back and forth, neither ultimately persuading the other. 'Edward Kelly', concluded Redmond Barry, ...

In 1880, an unschooled Catholic bushman and a Protestant judge traded points, back and forth, neither ultimately persuading the other. 'Edward Kelly', concluded Redmond Barry, 'I hereby sentence you to death by hanging'.

Australian Encounters
3:30

Australian Encounters: Rupert Murdoch and Kamahl 1958

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC September 10, 2013

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Just before Christmas, 1958, Rupert Murdoch, then aged 27, met a sensitive young Tamil on the dodge from the immigration authorities. A poor scholar with black skin, Kamahl's ...

Just before Christmas, 1958, Rupert Murdoch, then aged 27, met a sensitive young Tamil on the dodge from the immigration authorities. A poor scholar with black skin, Kamahl's days in White Australia were numbered.

The freedom ride with Charlie Perkins
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The freedom ride with Charlie Perkins

Clip from Behind the News Special

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In 1965, Charlie Perkins, the first Aboriginal Australian to graduate from university, led a group of college students on a bus tour that came to be known as The Freedom Ride. ...

In 1965, Charlie Perkins, the first Aboriginal Australian to graduate from university, led a group of college students on a bus tour that came to be known as The Freedom Ride. It was the beginning of a movement in the fight for equal rights for the Indigenous people of Australia. Find out how it all came to be and how some are honouring the movement by continuing the effort today.

Australian Encounters
3:31

Australian Encounters: George Johnston and Leonard Cohen 1960

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC October 8, 2013

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In the backroom bar of the Katsikas brothers' grocery store, amid tins of olive oil and sacks of flour, a young unknown Canadian poet met an Australian expatriate named George ...

In the backroom bar of the Katsikas brothers' grocery store, amid tins of olive oil and sacks of flour, a young unknown Canadian poet met an Australian expatriate named George Johnston.