The Ukes In America
57:05

The Ukes In America

SBS February 22, 2016

Music

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This intimate and humorous documentary follows the convention-busting Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain as they embark on their first major US tour, but what will Americans ...

This intimate and humorous documentary follows the convention-busting Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain as they embark on their first major US tour, but what will Americans make of their British humour and ukulele musicianship?

Who Do You Think You Are?
52:13

Who Do You Think You Are?: Delta Goodrem

Season 8 Episode 3 SBS September 27, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Singer-songwriter Delta Goodrem has searched for the creative connection in her ancestry - some link that would explain her own abilities. Her infectious curiosity is rewarded ...

Singer-songwriter Delta Goodrem has searched for the creative connection in her ancestry - some link that would explain her own abilities. Her infectious curiosity is rewarded by the intricate adventures of her great grandmother, an enigmatic woman whose life took some unexpected twists and turns. As family secrets are revealed, Delta unveils her spirited great grandmother's passions in marvellous Melbourne.

Who Do You Think You Are?
55:46

Who Do You Think You Are?: Lesley Garrett

SBS April 22, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Leading British soprano Lesley Garrett was born in South Yorkshire in 1955, into what seemed a typical working-class family. Yet when she peers beneath the surface and embarks ...

Leading British soprano Lesley Garrett was born in South Yorkshire in 1955, into what seemed a typical working-class family. Yet when she peers beneath the surface and embarks on some family history research, she discovers that a talent for music has run in her family for several generations. (From the UK, in English) (Documentary Series) (Rpt)

Gameplay: The Story Of The Video Game Revolution
1:29:42

Gameplay: The Story Of The Video Game Revolution

SBS June 15, 2016

Digital technologies

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
From Super Mario Karts to Lara Croft: Tomb Raider to Grand Auto Theft, video games have come a long way since their humble beginning in the early 1970s. In an industry which ...

From Super Mario Karts to Lara Croft: Tomb Raider to Grand Auto Theft, video games have come a long way since their humble beginning in the early 1970s. In an industry which is worth nearly 100 billion dollars, what is it about video games which have been so captivating and consuming? This feature documentary explores the history of video games; from its technology origins, to the birth of the arcade games - from Pong to Pac Man to Doom - this feature documentary chronicles the remarkable story of the fastest evolving new media of all time.

Who Do You Think You Are?
51:55

Who Do You Think You Are?: Julia Sawalha

SBS March 11, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Julia, best known for her comic role as Saffy in the iconic series Absolutely Fabulous comes from a very multi-cultural family. She begins her quest to find her Huguenot ...

Julia, best known for her comic role as Saffy in the iconic series Absolutely Fabulous comes from a very multi-cultural family. She begins her quest to find her Huguenot heritage and unearths many clues that seem to prove she's descended from French refugees. While on the trail to track down her paternal lineage she travels to Jordan and discovers a link to the Bedouins, the tribal people who lived a nomadic existence in the desert.

Hotel Impossible
54:26

Hotel Impossible: Montauk - Gurney's Inn

Season 1 Episode 1 9Life March 12, 2016

Business and economics

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Anthony heads to the Hamptons where Gurney's Inn, a landmark oceanfront resort, is struggling to stay relevant. He overhauls the property's flat service and finds a solution ...

Anthony heads to the Hamptons where Gurney's Inn, a landmark oceanfront resort, is struggling to stay relevant. He overhauls the property's flat service and finds a solution to their management woes in a surprising place.

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:36

Who Do You Think You Are?: John Simpson

SBS May 14, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Veteran BBC news reporter and world affairs editor John Simpson always thought his great grandfather was Samuel F Cody, famous for being the first person to fly in Britain and ...

Veteran BBC news reporter and world affairs editor John Simpson always thought his great grandfather was Samuel F Cody, famous for being the first person to fly in Britain and a Wild West entertainer. It was only later that John discovered that his great grandmother, Lela King, had run off with Cody, taking her children with her. John follows the trail of his adventurous great grandmother and her life with Cody, the cowboy turned aviator. He also investigates what happened to the husband Lela left behind, John's real great grandfather, and makes a shocking discovery.

Who Do You Think You Are?
53:56

Who Do You Think You Are?: Sheila Hancock

SBS May 20, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Sheila is a well known and loved British actress with a wealth of acting experience in stage, film and television. Her journey to find out more about her ancestors takes her ...

Sheila is a well known and loved British actress with a wealth of acting experience in stage, film and television. Her journey to find out more about her ancestors takes her to a variety of interesting places. In Italy she learns more of her Milan-born father Enrico Hancock's family. She discovers that her maternal ancestors descended from the Zurhorst family, mercantile agents involved in the shipping trade in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

SBS Identity
4:20

SBS Identity: Erol

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS August 8, 2016

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Erol shares his story about reconnecting with his faith as a Turkish Muslim man, while coming to terms with his sexuality. Born in Sydney, Erol moved to Istanbul, Turkey, with ...

Erol shares his story about reconnecting with his faith as a Turkish Muslim man, while coming to terms with his sexuality. Born in Sydney, Erol moved to Istanbul, Turkey, with his family midway through primary school to complete the second half of his education. The concept of dual worlds became somewhat of a motif for him later in life, not just geographically, but also because he identifies as both gay and Muslim.

Who Do You Think You Are?
52:26

Who Do You Think You Are?: Australia

SBS September 6, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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A candid one hour retrospective special which features 40 of Australia's most loved celebrities. The program brings together the best moments of this award winning ...

A candid one hour retrospective special which features 40 of Australia's most loved celebrities. The program brings together the best moments of this award winning genealogical series combined with revealing insights on what it was like to take part in the show, from Adam Hills, Magda Szubanski, Adam Goodes, Richard Roxburgh, Kerry O'Brien, Tina Arena, Maggie Beer and Vince Colosimo. The retrospective shines a light on Australia's cultural and historical past, and gives a real sense of how profound the journey has been for many of the Australians who have taken part.

Who Do You Think You Are?
53:08

Who Do You Think You Are?: Danny Dyer

Season 13 Episode 1 SBS February 6, 2018

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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EastEnders actor Danny Dyer hopes that he will "freak a few people out" with his family history - and he certainly does that in this episode. Danny sets out to discover the ...

EastEnders actor Danny Dyer hopes that he will "freak a few people out" with his family history - and he certainly does that in this episode. Danny sets out to discover the history of his tough working class family in the East End of London but, in the process, unearths an extraordinary lineage stretching back to the Norman Conquest.

The Boy with Green Hair
1:18:22

The Boy with Green Hair

ABC October 14, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A war orphan awakens one day to find his hair has turned green! He learns to use his odd appearance as an anti-war statement.

A war orphan awakens one day to find his hair has turned green! He learns to use his odd appearance as an anti-war statement.

The Mummy
1:50:26

The Mummy

Seven July 9, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
As punishment for killing Pharaoh Seti and sleeping with his mistress, Egyptian priest Imhotep is cursed and mummified alive. But when treasure hunters Rick, Evelyn, and ...

As punishment for killing Pharaoh Seti and sleeping with his mistress, Egyptian priest Imhotep is cursed and mummified alive. But when treasure hunters Rick, Evelyn, and Jonathan inadvertently stumble upon his tomb in 1923, the mummy is resurrected! Rick and Evelyn soon discover the lost city of Hamunaptra and will fight, not only for survival but to save the world from unspeakable evil.

Trop Jr
7:08

Trop Jr: Ding Dong

ABC Me July 20, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Modelled on the world's largest short film festival, Tropfest, Trop Jr is a short filmmaking competition and a free, outdoor festival for kids aged 15 years and younger.

Modelled on the world's largest short film festival, Tropfest, Trop Jr is a short filmmaking competition and a free, outdoor festival for kids aged 15 years and younger.

Ice Stars
28:05

Ice Stars: The Need For Speed

ABC Me February 24, 2018

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Izzy has one last chance to prove she should represent Team GB at the Olympics, while Ella goes off-piste swapping her ice skates for pedals at the velodrome.

Izzy has one last chance to prove she should represent Team GB at the Olympics, while Ella goes off-piste swapping her ice skates for pedals at the velodrome.

Ice Stars
28:25

Ice Stars: Gala Time!

ABC Me February 26, 2018

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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As the ice-skating season draws to a close, the annual gala is the talk of the rink as the Ice Stars pull together for some sensational Hollywood-themed performances.

As the ice-skating season draws to a close, the annual gala is the talk of the rink as the Ice Stars pull together for some sensational Hollywood-themed performances.

Home
1:29:58

Home

FOXTEL Family November 12, 2016

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A lowly alien is forced to go on the run and becomes unlikely buddies with a teenage girl. The two embark on a comical globe-trotting adventure to right his wrongs, and learn ...

A lowly alien is forced to go on the run and becomes unlikely buddies with a teenage girl. The two embark on a comical globe-trotting adventure to right his wrongs, and learn what it means to be human.

Who Do You Think You Are?
55:14

Who Do You Think You Are?: JK Rowling

Season 8 Episode 4 SBS August 28, 2012

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Best-selling Harry Potter author J.K. (Jo) Rowling sets out to investigate her French roots. Jo has always been intrigued by her late mother's French ancestry, but knows very ...

Best-selling Harry Potter author J.K. (Jo) Rowling sets out to investigate her French roots. Jo has always been intrigued by her late mother's French ancestry, but knows very little about it.