The Dark Charisma Of Adolf Hitler
48:45

The Dark Charisma Of Adolf Hitler

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 12, 2013

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

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This episode looks at the peak of the dictator's popularity in Germany throughout the 1930s and his decision to invade France in 1940. In Nuremburg, hundreds of thousands ...

This episode looks at the peak of the dictator's popularity in Germany throughout the 1930s and his decision to invade France in 1940. In Nuremburg, hundreds of thousands gathered to pay homage to him, filling the streets in celebration of a leader who had convinced them they were a superior race and would accomplish great things.

Desert War
56:59

Desert War: Tobruk

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC April 25, 2013

history

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Desert War is an exciting, insightful and subtly revisionist account of one of the most celebrated campaigns of the Second World War. Centred on the siege of Tobruk and the ...

Desert War is an exciting, insightful and subtly revisionist account of one of the most celebrated campaigns of the Second World War. Centred on the siege of Tobruk and the battle for El Alamein, this 2-part series peels back the official history to reveal jaw-dropping personal stories from the front lines, brought to life in searing drama documentary footage.

A Story Of The Salvos
26:34

A Story Of The Salvos

ABC April 25, 2013

Visual arts

Music

Modern history

Ethical understanding

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This story of music, faith and heroism focuses on the Brunswick Salvation Army Band whose fate in World War II is one of the most tragic and little told episodes of ...

This story of music, faith and heroism focuses on the Brunswick Salvation Army Band whose fate in World War II is one of the most tragic and little told episodes of Australia's wartime history.

Desert War
57:05

Desert War: Alamein

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC May 2, 2013

history

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By combining the eye-witness testimony of veterans with gripping military action, Desert War brings the North African campaign to life with a power and emotional intensity ...

By combining the eye-witness testimony of veterans with gripping military action, Desert War brings the North African campaign to life with a power and emotional intensity rarely accomplished on television.

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us
45:14

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us: The Revolutionaries

Season 1 Episode 2 National Geographic May 26, 2013

history

Modern history

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The attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. The rise of Steve Jobs. The launch of 24-hour news. Above all else, the 1980s was an era of radical change and innovation.

The attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. The rise of Steve Jobs. The launch of 24-hour news. Above all else, the 1980s was an era of radical change and innovation.

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us
45:13

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us: Lift Off

Season 1 Episode 1 National Geographic May 26, 2013

history

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Pac-Man! Sony Walkmans! MTV! Explore the 1980s revolution of personal entertainment with first-hand stories from Steven Tyler, Jane Fonda and the late Larry Hagman.

Pac-Man! Sony Walkmans! MTV! Explore the 1980s revolution of personal entertainment with first-hand stories from Steven Tyler, Jane Fonda and the late Larry Hagman.

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us
44:58

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us: Shop 'Til You Drop

Season 1 Episode 3 National Geographic May 27, 2013

history

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The non-stop glamour and excess of the 1980s saw Madonna become a style icon and consumers purchasing $4000 mobile phones weighing in at a whopping 1kg.

The non-stop glamour and excess of the 1980s saw Madonna become a style icon and consumers purchasing $4000 mobile phones weighing in at a whopping 1kg.

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us
44:57

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us: Masters Of The Universe

Season 1 Episode 4 National Geographic May 28, 2013

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Greed is good! The 1980s drive for excess and ruthless ambition reaches its peak as Wall Street traders engage in insider trading and Miami becomes a drug dealing haven.

Greed is good! The 1980s drive for excess and ruthless ambition reaches its peak as Wall Street traders engage in insider trading and Miami becomes a drug dealing haven.

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us
45:00

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us: Tear Down These Walls

Season 1 Episode 5 National Geographic May 29, 2013

history

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Though the 1980s were known for the 'greed is good' mantra, the decade also saw its fair share of literal and cultural walls brought down, as Americans united on political, ...

Though the 1980s were known for the 'greed is good' mantra, the decade also saw its fair share of literal and cultural walls brought down, as Americans united on political, racial and health issues.

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us
44:59

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us: A Superpower

Season 1 Episode 6 National Geographic May 30, 2013

history

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The attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. The rise of Steve Jobs. The launch of 24-hour news. Above all else, the 1980s was an era of radical change and innovation.

The attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. The rise of Steve Jobs. The launch of 24-hour news. Above all else, the 1980s was an era of radical change and innovation.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
46:56

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: D Day

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS December 6, 2013

history

Personal and social capability

Modern history

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This documentary series painstakingly chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony and previously unseen ...

This documentary series painstakingly chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony and previously unseen archive footage. Honing in on personal experiences of frontline personnel, hear not only what it was like to be there, but also reveals how these experiences transformed the survivors as they moved from naive enthusiasm before D-Day, to grim determination by the end.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
47:09

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: The Battle For Caen

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 13, 2013

history

Personal and social capability

Modern history

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From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, ...

From the producers of Blitz Street comes a new series which chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and innovative cinematic techniques to tell the story of an iconic battle.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
46:45

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: Breakout From Normandy

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS December 20, 2013

history

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Modern history

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Chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and cinematic techniques to tell the story of an ...

Chronicles the final years of the Allied campaign during WWII, using a combination of first-person testimony, archive footage and cinematic techniques to tell the story of an iconic battle.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
46:41

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: The Scheldt and Arhem

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS December 27, 2013

history

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As the British and Canadians sweep through Holland they are greeted with open arms by the Dutch. Taking the port at Antwerp is crucial to allow supplies to get to front-line ...

As the British and Canadians sweep through Holland they are greeted with open arms by the Dutch. Taking the port at Antwerp is crucial to allow supplies to get to front-line troops. However, the Germans bring out their secret weapon - the V2 rocket.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
47:06

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: Battle of the Bulge

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS January 3, 2014

history

Personal and social capability

Modern history

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Documentary chronicling the history of World War II's Battle of the Bulge, when the German army launched a major surprise counteroffensive against the American forces that ...

Documentary chronicling the history of World War II's Battle of the Bulge, when the German army launched a major surprise counteroffensive against the American forces that caught them almost completely off-guard, sweeping away major portions of the front line, pushing deep into the rear areas and causing tens of thousands of casualties before it was finally halted.

World War 2 - The Last Heroes
47:01

World War 2 - The Last Heroes: Victory

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS January 10, 2014

history

Personal and social capability

Modern history

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The personal stories of the soldiers who fought in World War II, brought back to life in reconstructions with real bombs and ammunition. The Allies finally reach the River ...

The personal stories of the soldiers who fought in World War II, brought back to life in reconstructions with real bombs and ammunition. The Allies finally reach the River Rhine, the last obstacle between them and the German heartland and their ultimate goal - Berlin.

Nat King Cole: Afraid Of The Dark
1:33:27

Nat King Cole: Afraid Of The Dark

SBS July 19, 2014

Music

Modern history

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
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At a time when black Americans were still suffering segregation and prejudice, Nat King Cole broke through the race barrier, becoming the only black television star in the US, ...

At a time when black Americans were still suffering segregation and prejudice, Nat King Cole broke through the race barrier, becoming the only black television star in the US, with a weekly primetime show acknowledging his unique natural talent. Through extensive archives and his private journals, together with exclusive interviews with his widow, Maria Cole, and other family members, the true story is told of the man whose charm and genius for performance made him a role model and a pinnacle of American cultural society.

14 Diaries of The Great War
51:34

14 Diaries of The Great War: The Onslaught

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS August 15, 2014

history

Modern history

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This moving series retells the story of the greatest war mankind had ever seen in a unique way. It allows viewers to experience World War I solely through the eyes of those ...

This moving series retells the story of the greatest war mankind had ever seen in a unique way. It allows viewers to experience World War I solely through the eyes of those who experienced it. Based on this concept, an international team of authors and researchers, as well as broadcasters from all over the world have chosen the 14 most vivid and emotional stories left behind through personal diaries, letters, postcards and telegrams, from those who lived it.