Gardening Australia Christmas Special
59:29

Gardening Australia Christmas Special

ABC December 20, 2019

Geography

Design and technologies

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In a Christmas special, Costa and Sophie plant summer shade to protect Sophie's new summer retreat; Millie uncovers an urban mistletoe project; Josh gets crafty for the ...

In a Christmas special, Costa and Sophie plant summer shade to protect Sophie's new summer retreat; Millie uncovers an urban mistletoe project; Josh gets crafty for the holidays; Costa meets a tropical fruit carver.

Gorillas Revisited With David Attenborough
59:28

Gorillas Revisited With David Attenborough

ABC November 21, 2010

Biology

Earth and environment

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Sir David Attenborough's encounter with mountain gorillas during the filming of Life On Earth (1978) is one of the greatest moments in television history. In this journey of ...

Sir David Attenborough's encounter with mountain gorillas during the filming of Life On Earth (1978) is one of the greatest moments in television history. In this journey of re-discovery, Sir David recounts his very personal experiences with the mountain gorillas of Rwanda.

The World's Worst Disasters
59:26

The World's Worst Disasters: Extreme Weather

ABC July 12, 2010

Geography

Earth and environment

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Extreme weather can take many forms, but however it manifests itself, each type has one thing in common: the power to wreak havoc on a huge scale.

Extreme weather can take many forms, but however it manifests itself, each type has one thing in common: the power to wreak havoc on a huge scale.

Joanna Lumley In The Land Of The Northern Lights
59:25

Joanna Lumley In The Land Of The Northern Lights

ABC November 29, 2009

Geography

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
One of the UK's best-loved personalities and most successful comedy exports, Joanna Lumley pursues a life-long dream to track down the elusive and beautiful Northern Lights. ...

One of the UK's best-loved personalities and most successful comedy exports, Joanna Lumley pursues a life-long dream to track down the elusive and beautiful Northern Lights. Comedy icon Joanna Lumley grew up in tropical Malaysia, and as a little girl had never seen snow or felt cold. Inspired by the fairytales and picture books of the North, full of trolls and snow queens, she always longed to make this journey. But she could never have guessed what a challenging, epic, diverse and absorbing Arctic adventure lay ahead of her.

Africa with Ade Adepitan
59:24

Africa with Ade Adepitan

Season 1 Episode 2 BBC Earth October 22, 2019

Geography

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Journalist and athlete Ade Adepitan continues his journey, travelling across central Africa from the coast of Gabon, through the Democratic Republic of Congo, and then on to ...

Journalist and athlete Ade Adepitan continues his journey, travelling across central Africa from the coast of Gabon, through the Democratic Republic of Congo, and then on to Uganda.

Wild West: America's Great Frontier
59:24

Wild West: America's Great Frontier: The High Country

Episode 2 BBC Earth February 8, 2020

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Discover the amazing ways that nature survives in an extremely testing land.

Discover the amazing ways that nature survives in an extremely testing land.

An African Journey With Jonathan Dimbleby
59:21

An African Journey With Jonathan Dimbleby

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC November 9, 2010

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Africa consists of more than 50 countries. Each one is unique. With its population of more than a billion, Africa is the most culturally and ethnically diverse continent on ...

Africa consists of more than 50 countries. Each one is unique. With its population of more than a billion, Africa is the most culturally and ethnically diverse continent on the planet. In this three-part series, Jonathan Dimbleby, one of the UK's most respected journalists, reveals Africa as it is: a continent that is vibrant with energy, imagination, innovation and talent, populated by a wide range of individuals and communities who face great challenges but approach them with optimism and resolve.

Simon Reeve's Caribbean
59:21

Simon Reeve's Caribbean: Nicaragua, Honduras, Jamaica

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 8, 2015

Geography

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Simon begins the final leg of his journey in Nicaragua, which will soon be split in two by the world's biggest construction project: a new transoceanic waterway set to rival ...

Simon begins the final leg of his journey in Nicaragua, which will soon be split in two by the world's biggest construction project: a new transoceanic waterway set to rival the Panama Canal. Simon meets the people who face losing their ancestral homes and the city-dwellers who believe the canal will bring long-hoped-for prosperity and wealth to the country.

Africa with Ade Adepitan
59:20

Africa with Ade Adepitan

Season 1 Episode 1 BBC Earth October 15, 2019

Geography

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Journalist and athlete Ade Adepitan embarks on the first leg of his journey, starting in West Africa. He travels from Cape Verde to Senegal and the Ivory Coast, before ...

Journalist and athlete Ade Adepitan embarks on the first leg of his journey, starting in West Africa. He travels from Cape Verde to Senegal and the Ivory Coast, before finishing in Nigeria, the country of his birth.

Great Continental Railway Journeys
59:20

Great Continental Railway Journeys: Tula To Petersburg

Season 3 Episode 1 The History Channel May 30, 2017

Geography

History

Intercultural understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Michael Portillo embarks on a nostalgic railway adventure, which takes him across the heart of Europe.

Michael Portillo embarks on a nostalgic railway adventure, which takes him across the heart of Europe.

World's Busiest Cities
59:18

World's Busiest Cities: Moscow

ABC October 17, 2017

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Ade Adepitan go behind-the-scenes to reveal the systems and people running the city of Moscow, the biggest and busiest city in Europe.

Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Ade Adepitan go behind-the-scenes to reveal the systems and people running the city of Moscow, the biggest and busiest city in Europe.

Wild Japan
59:18

Wild Japan: Honshu

Episode 1 BBC Earth October 14, 2019

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Japan's largest island, Honshu, is home to over 100 million people. But there is also an astonishing variety of wildlife, and vast areas of wild landscape.

Japan's largest island, Honshu, is home to over 100 million people. But there is also an astonishing variety of wildlife, and vast areas of wild landscape.

Italy's Invisible Cities
59:16

Italy's Invisible Cities: Venice

Episode 2 SBS May 28, 2017

History

Ancient history

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Using the latest 3D scanning technology, Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott explore the watery wonderland of Venice. They uncover how a city built in a swamp became one ...

Using the latest 3D scanning technology, Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott explore the watery wonderland of Venice. They uncover how a city built in a swamp became one of the most powerful in medieval Europe, and dive into its canals to experience how the city remains standing. Plus, they reveal how the city's beauty once masked a ruthless secret state and a world of excess and vice.

Italy's Invisible Cities
59:15

Italy's Invisible Cities: Florence

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 4, 2017

History

Ancient history

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott uncover the wonderful facades and artworks that mask a hidden story of intrigue and secrecy in the romantic city of Florence. The ...

Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott uncover the wonderful facades and artworks that mask a hidden story of intrigue and secrecy in the romantic city of Florence. The latest 3D technology reveals how the city's secret corridors of power were the foundation of the city's Renaissance glory, and the one powerful dynasty who was behind it all: the Medicis.

Tropic Of Cancer
59:15

Tropic Of Cancer: Bangladesh To Burma

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS December 31, 2010

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This episode takes Simon through Bangladesh and on a perilous covert journey into Burma, where western journalists are banned. In Bangladesh, Simon sails down the mighty Padma ...

This episode takes Simon through Bangladesh and on a perilous covert journey into Burma, where western journalists are banned. In Bangladesh, Simon sails down the mighty Padma River and visits fishermen who use trained otters to drive fish into their nets. Later, from North East India, Simon treks through jungles and across rivers into Burma to meet the Chin people - an ethnic group who are brutalised and oppressed by the Burmese government.

Last Chance To See
59:15

Last Chance To See: Return Of The Rhino

ABC November 21, 2010

Sustainability

Earth and environment

Geography

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Stephen Fry and the naturalist Mark Carwardine follow attempts to move the world's rarest rhinos from a snowy zoo in the Czech Republic, to the expanses of Kenya in the hope ...

Stephen Fry and the naturalist Mark Carwardine follow attempts to move the world's rarest rhinos from a snowy zoo in the Czech Republic, to the expanses of Kenya in the hope that they will breed in the wild. With only eight of these creatures left on earth, the mission becomes a race against time to save the Northern White Rhino from extinction.

Wild Patagonia
59:14

Wild Patagonia: Heat and Dust

Season 1 Episode 2 BBC Earth February 24, 2020

Geography

Earth and environment

3-4
5-6
7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
From the Andes' peaks, we follow the path of the relentless wind, sweeping east through Patagonia's dry desert. Discover the weird world of giant guinea pigs and ...

From the Andes' peaks, we follow the path of the relentless wind, sweeping east through Patagonia's dry desert. Discover the weird world of giant guinea pigs and desert-dwelling penguins.

The Fairytale Castles Of King Ludwig II
59:13

The Fairytale Castles Of King Ludwig II

SBS February 1, 2014

Design and technologies

Visual arts

Geography

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Ludwig II of Bavaria is a legendary figure - the handsome boy-king, loved by his people, betrayed by his cabinet and found dead in tragic and mysterious circumstances. He ...

Ludwig II of Bavaria is a legendary figure - the handsome boy-king, loved by his people, betrayed by his cabinet and found dead in tragic and mysterious circumstances. He spent his life in pursuit of the ideal of beauty, an ideal that found expression in three of the most extraordinary, ornate architectural schemes imaginable. In this documentary Dan Cruickshank explores the rich aesthetic of Ludwig II.