East To West
55:02

East To West: The Renaissance And Islam

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS June 6, 2012

History

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This series tells the story of the birth and flourishing of civilisation in the Middle East and its huge influence on the West. For crucial phases in world history, the ...

This series tells the story of the birth and flourishing of civilisation in the Middle East and its huge influence on the West. For crucial phases in world history, the political, economic and cultural centre was the Middle East. From the foundation of science, monotheism, commerce, justice, civil rights and artistic expression - look eastward.

Singapore Flavours
45:21

Singapore Flavours

Episode 2 SBS2 February 14, 2011

Design and technologies

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Singapore has a rich and unique food culture which has been exported around the world. This 13-part series will take viewers on a culinary tour of cities around the world to ...

Singapore has a rich and unique food culture which has been exported around the world. This 13-part series will take viewers on a culinary tour of cities around the world to investigate the popularity of Singapore dishes overseas. Each week, the program will visit restaurants and check if the dish retains its authenticity or has been modified to suit foreign tastes.

Insight
54:32

Insight: Good Grief

SBS April 17, 2012

News and current affairs

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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What is normal when it comes to grief? And can it become a mental illness? Insight looks at whether it's possible to put a timeframe around grief, whether it can be managed, ...

What is normal when it comes to grief? And can it become a mental illness? Insight looks at whether it's possible to put a timeframe around grief, whether it can be managed, if anti-depressants help, and whether some cultures are better than others at dealing with this powerful emotional state.

Amazon With Bruce Parry
49:51

Amazon With Bruce Parry

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 19, 2011

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Explorer Bruce Parry continues his 6000km Amazon adventure, travelling through the jungles of Peru to visit the Achuar people, a remote tribe who are fighting to keep oil ...

Explorer Bruce Parry continues his 6000km Amazon adventure, travelling through the jungles of Peru to visit the Achuar people, a remote tribe who are fighting to keep oil companies off their land. He undergoes a profound shamanic ritual in an effort to find his vision.

Three Men Go To Venice
58:24

Three Men Go To Venice

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC August 14, 2012

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In this two-part series Rory McGrath, Griff Rhys Jones and Dara O'Briain go further than they've been before - to Venice.

In this two-part series Rory McGrath, Griff Rhys Jones and Dara O'Briain go further than they've been before - to Venice.

Indian Ocean With Simon Reeve
54:59

Indian Ocean With Simon Reeve: The Horn Of Africa

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 20, 2012

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The third leg of Simon Reeve's journey is the most dangerous, as he travels to Mogadishu, the capital of war-torn Somalia. But first he starts off in the south of Kenya and ...

The third leg of Simon Reeve's journey is the most dangerous, as he travels to Mogadishu, the capital of war-torn Somalia. But first he starts off in the south of Kenya and travels up the Indian Ocean coast to Mombasa, then on to the Tana Delta, where he meets villagers facing eviction from the area.

Insight
52:06

Insight: Nineteen

SBS April 10, 2012

News and current affairs

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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Insight has followed the progress of a group of Australian teenagers from the age of thirteen. They returned to the studio for the second time at the age of sixteen, and now ...

Insight has followed the progress of a group of Australian teenagers from the age of thirteen. They returned to the studio for the second time at the age of sixteen, and now they're back.

Globe Trekker
25:56

Globe Trekker: Great Festivals

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 October 3, 2012

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This episode takes us on an exhilarating trip around the world to experience the most amazing celebrations that the planet has to offer. The journey begins in the Philippines ...

This episode takes us on an exhilarating trip around the world to experience the most amazing celebrations that the planet has to offer. The journey begins in the Philippines where thousands converge at the island of Kalibo for the Ati-Atihan Festival, the best of the Filipino Mardi Gras, before heading to the Trinidad Carnival, where loud music and colourful costumes fill the streets till the early hours of dawn.

Globe Trekker
25:25

Globe Trekker: Ultimate Italy

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 October 9, 2012

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The cradle of European art and science, romance, intrigue as well as the style and fashion mecca of the world - it can only be Italy. Unified in 1861, Italy has still ...

The cradle of European art and science, romance, intrigue as well as the style and fashion mecca of the world - it can only be Italy. Unified in 1861, Italy has still maintained a unique identity owing to a very proud and illustrious history and an immensely diverse cultural heritage. In this episode, traveller Ian Wright and other members of the team are off to find out what makes the country tick.

Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey
46:09

Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC June 26, 2012

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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The series follows Joanna on an extraordinary journey through the vast and varied landscape of Greece - the birthplace of drama, democracy, language, Western science and ...

The series follows Joanna on an extraordinary journey through the vast and varied landscape of Greece - the birthplace of drama, democracy, language, Western science and medicine, and the wellspring of civilisation and modern European culture.

One Man And His Campervan
25:00

One Man And His Campervan: New Forest

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 29, 2011

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In this episode, Martin travels to the New Forest. As he prepares a forager's dinner, he meets up with a local expert who takes him deep into the forest and teaches him how to ...

In this episode, Martin travels to the New Forest. As he prepares a forager's dinner, he meets up with a local expert who takes him deep into the forest and teaches him how to spot a good mushroom from one that can kill you. For his next meal, Martin must overcome the attentions of a rather amorous goat as he attempts to make a French delicacy with a campervan twist.

Insight
52:21

Insight: Revenge

SBS September 6, 2011

News and current affairs

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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People are taking revenge every day - whether in love, war, politics or sport. On the receiving end are former partners, family members, colleagues, clients or companies. More ...

People are taking revenge every day - whether in love, war, politics or sport. On the receiving end are former partners, family members, colleagues, clients or companies. More broadly, revenge can play a role in large and complex conflicts around the world. This week, Insight looks at whether humans are hardwired for revenge, whether revenge makes you feel better, and whether it can ever be justified.

Insight
51:53

Insight: Exit Greece

SBS May 22, 2012

News and current affairs

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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In this episode, Insight crosses live to Greece, Germany and elsewhere in Europe, bringing in politicians, economists and ordinary citizens to talk about the state of play, ...

In this episode, Insight crosses live to Greece, Germany and elsewhere in Europe, bringing in politicians, economists and ordinary citizens to talk about the state of play, whether the tough economic medicine is the right approach, and whether the backlash in Greece could spread to other countries.

Insight
52:18

Insight: Eating Animals

SBS August 9, 2011

News and current affairs

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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From foie gras to kangaroo, whale meat to shark-fin soup, dinner dishes and delicacies have long been the subject of heated debate. What's fine in one country can be ...

From foie gras to kangaroo, whale meat to shark-fin soup, dinner dishes and delicacies have long been the subject of heated debate. What's fine in one country can be considered shocking in others, depending on your cultural, ethical or religious beliefs. So how do different people justify eating one meat over another? Can any meat be deemed 'more ethical' than others?

Kill Arman
23:01

Kill Arman: Hong Kong/Wing Tsun

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS February 2, 2012

Health and PE

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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In Hong Kong, the great grandmaster Dr Leung Ting teaches Arman Hong Kong's own martial art, Wing Tsun, a relatively modern street combat art. With movements so small, its ...

In Hong Kong, the great grandmaster Dr Leung Ting teaches Arman Hong Kong's own martial art, Wing Tsun, a relatively modern street combat art. With movements so small, its actually the only martial art that you can use to fight someone in a phone booth.

Insight
53:48

Insight: Marijuana

SBS October 7, 2014

News and current affairs

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
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Is medicinal marijuana doing good or harm? It has been called a miracle, lifesaving medicine. But is it as safe as it's cracked up to be? Politicians from across the aisle in ...

Is medicinal marijuana doing good or harm? It has been called a miracle, lifesaving medicine. But is it as safe as it's cracked up to be? Politicians from across the aisle in Canberra and in the states are moving to trial medical marijuana. But many aren't waiting for clinical tests. A growing movement of parents are using it to control kids' epilepsy and adults are using it to manage chronic pain. This week, Insight cracks the lid on where medical cannabis comes from, what's in it, and what it's doing to patients.

This is Brazil!
48:59

This is Brazil!: Manaus and Natal

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS May 30, 2014

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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The city of Manaus, on the banks of the mighty Amazon River, has a lot to offer and Fernanda is taken on an unforgettable boat trip to truly discover the remoteness of Amazonia.

The city of Manaus, on the banks of the mighty Amazon River, has a lot to offer and Fernanda is taken on an unforgettable boat trip to truly discover the remoteness of Amazonia.

Food Safari
24:58

Food Safari: French Part 1

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS June 10, 2014

Design and technologies

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Guillaume Brahimi from Guillaume at Bennelong, at the Sydney Opera House, gives a guide to essential fresh ingredients - from herbs to vegetables - then shows how to cook the ...

Guillaume Brahimi from Guillaume at Bennelong, at the Sydney Opera House, gives a guide to essential fresh ingredients - from herbs to vegetables - then shows how to cook the perfect steak and the potatoes that are a staple through Parisian bistros. Philippe Mouchel (Philippe Mouchel at The Brasserie, Melbourne) makes a lamb navarin served with a celeriac and truffle puree. Maeve meets cheese expert Eric Moschietto from La Bergerie Cheese shop in Melbourne, and learns that there are so many French cheeses, you can taste three a day for a year and still have some to try.