Who Do You Think You Are?
54:39

Who Do You Think You Are?: Alan Cumming

SBS July 3, 2011

History

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Award-winning actor Alan Cumming made his name playing roles in films such as Goldeneye and X-Men. However his childhood was spent far from the glamour of Manhattan where he ...

Award-winning actor Alan Cumming made his name playing roles in films such as Goldeneye and X-Men. However his childhood was spent far from the glamour of Manhattan where he now lives.

An Ordinary Life
54:38

An Ordinary Life: Ben's Road to Glory

Season 1 Episode 4 FOXTEL Bio May 5, 2014

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
An Ordinary life is a series of documentaries that take an intimate look at the lives of individuals affected by disability.

An Ordinary life is a series of documentaries that take an intimate look at the lives of individuals affected by disability.

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:38

Who Do You Think You Are?: Rupert Everett

SBS July 17, 2011

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9-10
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In the final episode of the UK series of Who Do You Think You Are?, Rupert Everett's acting career has involved starring in Hollywood films as diverse as My Best Friends ...

In the final episode of the UK series of Who Do You Think You Are?, Rupert Everett's acting career has involved starring in Hollywood films as diverse as My Best Friends Wedding, Shrek 2 and The Importance of Being Earnest. Rupert has a rigidly conservative background, and feels that much of his own life has been a reaction against it. Following the recent death of his father, he wants to investigate the paternal side of his family.

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:36

Who Do You Think You Are?: John Simpson

SBS May 14, 2016

History

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7-8
9-10
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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?
54:34

Who Do You Think You Are?: Dervla Kirwan

SBS July 10, 2011

History

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7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Irish actress Dervla Kirwan became a household name in the hit series Ballykissangel. But she has never spoken about her great-uncle Michael Collins, a national figure who ...

Irish actress Dervla Kirwan became a household name in the hit series Ballykissangel. But she has never spoken about her great-uncle Michael Collins, a national figure who changed Irish history and fought to establish the Irish Free State. Dervla wants to find out how her grandfather Finian, Michael's nephew, fits into the events shaped by his famous uncle.

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:34

Who Do You Think You Are?: Hugh Quarshie

SBS June 5, 2011

History

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7-8
9-10
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Actor Hugh Quarshie was born in Accra, Ghana, but moved to Britain with his parents as a small child. Hugh knows there is Dutch ancestry in his family, a reflection of ...

Actor Hugh Quarshie was born in Accra, Ghana, but moved to Britain with his parents as a small child. Hugh knows there is Dutch ancestry in his family, a reflection of centuries of Dutch influence on Ghana's Gold Coast, but doesn't know where that bloodline began.

Rio 2016
54:30

Rio 2016: Day 2 - Evening

Seven August 7, 2016

Health and PE

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11-12
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Host Hamish McLachlan gears up for a day of Olympic action. 10,500 athletes are chasing 306 gold medals across the 16 days of competition in Rio de Janeiro. Includes live action.

Host Hamish McLachlan gears up for a day of Olympic action. 10,500 athletes are chasing 306 gold medals across the 16 days of competition in Rio de Janeiro. Includes live action.

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:29

Who Do You Think You Are?: Bruce Forsyth

SBS May 29, 2011

History

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7-8
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Television personality Bruce Forsyth receives a letter from America from a woman who claims to be related to Bruce through Bruce's great-grandfather, Joseph Forsyth Johnson. ...

Television personality Bruce Forsyth receives a letter from America from a woman who claims to be related to Bruce through Bruce's great-grandfather, Joseph Forsyth Johnson. The letter suggests that Joseph Forsyth Johnson was married to two women at the same time and that he died at sea. Bruce is determined to investigate these claims and discover the truth for himself.

Outback House
54:29

Outback House

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC December 30, 2009

History

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7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
16 participants have been selected out of more than 5000 applicants to live the life of a squatter, his family, domestic servants and station workers. We meet our adventurous ...

16 participants have been selected out of more than 5000 applicants to live the life of a squatter, his family, domestic servants and station workers. We meet our adventurous participants as they set off to undertake training in their new life. They learn how to manage stock, use the tools of the time and grow food to survive, all without the help of present-day technology.

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:28

Who Do You Think You Are?: Stephen Fry

SBS March 9, 2014

History

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Stephen Fry seems as English as tweed. One might expect his family history to reflect this: a quintessentially English story of a comfortable middle or upper-middle class ...

Stephen Fry seems as English as tweed. One might expect his family history to reflect this: a quintessentially English story of a comfortable middle or upper-middle class family. Yet the reality is somewhat different. Stephen goes on a very emotional journey that leads him to Eastern Europe and ultimately to Auschwitz.

Milpirri: Winds of Change
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Milpirri: Winds of Change

NITV November 1, 2014

Indigenous Australians

Music

Dance

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Milpirri: Winds of Change is a one-hour documentary about a unique cross-cultural event created and performed by the Warlpiri people of Lajamanu - a community on the edge of ...

Milpirri: Winds of Change is a one-hour documentary about a unique cross-cultural event created and performed by the Warlpiri people of Lajamanu - a community on the edge of the Tanami Desert in the Northern Territory - in conjunction with Tracks Dance.

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?
54:26

Who Do You Think You Are?: Minnie Driver

SBS February 17, 2015

History

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7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Hollywood actress Minnie Driver goes on a mission to find out more about her late father, Ronnie, and his family's background. Minnie's parents were not married, and Minnie ...

Hollywood actress Minnie Driver goes on a mission to find out more about her late father, Ronnie, and his family's background. Minnie's parents were not married, and Minnie only discovered when she was older that her father had a wife and another family for the entire time Minnie's parents were together.

The Big Painting Challenge
54:26

The Big Painting Challenge: Human Form and Movement

Season 1 Episode 4 Foxtel Arts September 3, 2016

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Una Stubbs and Richard Bacon present the art competition from Tate Britain on the banks of the Thames, where the remaining amateurs focus on the human form for their next ...

Una Stubbs and Richard Bacon present the art competition from Tate Britain on the banks of the Thames, where the remaining amateurs focus on the human form for their next three challenges. As they arrive, they are greeted by two semi-naked men, setting the tone for the first task in which they make anatomically correct life drawings. This is followed by the seemingly impossible task of sketching a rhythmic gymnast and her flickering ribbon, followed by the final challenge - a flamenco dance captured in chalk and pastel.

An Ordinary Life
54:25

An Ordinary Life: The Chocolate Seller

Season 1 Episode 6 FOXTEL Bio September 23, 2013

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
An Ordinary life is a series of documentaries that take an intimate look at the lives of individuals affected by disability.

An Ordinary life is a series of documentaries that take an intimate look at the lives of individuals affected by disability.

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:25

Who Do You Think You Are?: John Simpson

SBS March 3, 2015

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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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?
54:24

Who Do You Think You Are?: Nitin Ganatra

SBS April 16, 2016

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Eastenders star Nitin Ganatra moved to England from Kenya when he was just three years old. Now, Nitin has questions about his identity and wants to investigate why his family ...

Eastenders star Nitin Ganatra moved to England from Kenya when he was just three years old. Now, Nitin has questions about his identity and wants to investigate why his family left Kenya, along with why they emigrated to Africa from India in the first place. The trail leads Nitin to Gujurat, his family's ancestral home. Along the way, Nitin makes an emotional and shocking discovery about his mother's family. (From the UK) (Documentary) (Biography)

Who Do You Think You Are?
54:23

Who Do You Think You Are?: Nigel Havers

SBS January 20, 2015

History

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7-8
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Actor Nigel Havers is usually cast in upper-class roles, but his roots turn out to be very different. Following his mother's line, Nigel travels to rural Cornwall to discover ...

Actor Nigel Havers is usually cast in upper-class roles, but his roots turn out to be very different. Following his mother's line, Nigel travels to rural Cornwall to discover a tale of illegitimacy worthy of a period drama.