Driving Miss Daisy
1:35:08

Driving Miss Daisy

Masterpiece May 15, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Opening in 1948, when Miss Daisy, an elderly widow, backs her Packard into her neighbour's prized garden. Her frustrated son insists that she allow him to hire a driver. So ...

Opening in 1948, when Miss Daisy, an elderly widow, backs her Packard into her neighbour's prized garden. Her frustrated son insists that she allow him to hire a driver. So begins a friendship that blossoms over the next 25 years, until her mid-90s.

Wog Boy 2: The Kings Of Mykonos
1:34:56

Wog Boy 2: The Kings Of Mykonos

One March 10, 2016

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
A clueless Greek-Australian runs into all kinds of trouble when he tries to claim the prime Mykonos beachfront property he inherited from his uncle.

A clueless Greek-Australian runs into all kinds of trouble when he tries to claim the prime Mykonos beachfront property he inherited from his uncle.

Next Goal Wins
1:33:24

Next Goal Wins

NITV October 1, 2017

Health and PE

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 2001, the tiny Pacific island of American Samoa suffered a world record 31-0 defeat at the hands of Australia, garnering headlines across the world as the worst football ...

In 2001, the tiny Pacific island of American Samoa suffered a world record 31-0 defeat at the hands of Australia, garnering headlines across the world as the worst football team on the planet.

Wadjda
1:33:21

Wadjda

Masterpiece August 26, 2015

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Wadjda is a 10-year-old girl living in a suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Although she lives in a conservative world, Wadjda is fun loving, entrepreneurial and ...

Wadjda is a 10-year-old girl living in a suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Although she lives in a conservative world, Wadjda is fun loving, entrepreneurial and always pushing the boundaries of what she can get away with. After a fight with her friend Abdullah, a neighbourhood boy she shouldn't be playing with, Wadjda sees a beautiful green bicycle for sale. She wants the bicycle desperately so that she can beat Abdullah in a race. But Wadjda's mother won't allow it, fearing repercussions from a society that sees bicycles as dangerous to a girl's virtue. So Wadjda decides to try and raise the money herself. In Arabic.

Princess Ka'iulani
1:33:15

Princess Ka'iulani

NITV November 3, 2018

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Inspired by true events. Princess Ka'iulani is the daughter of a Hawaiian princess and a Scottish businessman. As a teenager, she is sent to England to be educated, but after ...

Inspired by true events. Princess Ka'iulani is the daughter of a Hawaiian princess and a Scottish businessman. As a teenager, she is sent to England to be educated, but after the death of her uncle King Kalakaua and the accession of her aunt Queen Liliu'okalani, Ka'iulani becomes the next heir to the throne. The possibility of US annexation is looming and the rights of her people are threatened. Ka'iulani is torn between life in England with handsome young suitor Clive Davies or returning to her beloved Hawaii.

Running Man
1:32:51

Running Man

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 January 10, 2016

Languages

Intercultural understanding

Media arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In this third and final chapter of our Running Man Australian Trilogy, our cast and guests travel back in time to 1854 when the land was fervent with gold rush fever. This ...

In this third and final chapter of our Running Man Australian Trilogy, our cast and guests travel back in time to 1854 when the land was fervent with gold rush fever. This time, these sheriffs will try to prove what they're made of, performing missions that tests their skills and noggins while trying to hunt down treasure for just a tiny taste of gold. Will all that hard work prove worth it or will they just be panning for coal?

Eyes Wide Open
1:32:41

Eyes Wide Open

SBS May 30, 2016

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Religious studies

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Aaron, a married Orthodox Jewish father of four, falls in love with a homeless young yeshiva student named Ezri. Their relationship becomes emotional and sexual. Living in an ...

Aaron, a married Orthodox Jewish father of four, falls in love with a homeless young yeshiva student named Ezri. Their relationship becomes emotional and sexual. Living in an ultra-Orthodox community, Aaron is torn between his family, his devotion to God and the intense feeling he has for Ezri. Directed by Haim Tabakman and stars Zohar Strauss, Ran Danker and Tzahi Grad.

Sherpa
1:32:06

Sherpa

Masterpiece March 5, 2017

Media arts

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 2013, a block of ice crashed onto the climbing route to Everest and news channels around the world reported of a brawl between European climbers and a mob of angry Sherpas. ...

In 2013, a block of ice crashed onto the climbing route to Everest and news channels around the world reported of a brawl between European climbers and a mob of angry Sherpas. This story explores what really happened.

Pompeii: Life Before Death
1:31:49

Pompeii: Life Before Death

SBS April 1, 2018

Geography

Intercultural understanding

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Pompeii is nestled in the shadow of Mt Vesuvius, whose massive eruption in 79 AD simultaneously destroyed and preserved this bustling Roman town. It is one of the world's most ...

Pompeii is nestled in the shadow of Mt Vesuvius, whose massive eruption in 79 AD simultaneously destroyed and preserved this bustling Roman town. It is one of the world's most iconic sites, a city frozen in time that has revealed more about everyday Roman life than anywhere else. But despite centuries of research and endless scrutiny, Pompeii still has its secrets.

Crocodile Dundee
1:31:44

Crocodile Dundee

Nine February 9, 2019

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Geography

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A little culture shock hits the big city when crocodile wrangler Mick Dundee leaves the Aussie outback for Manhattan.

A little culture shock hits the big city when crocodile wrangler Mick Dundee leaves the Aussie outback for Manhattan.

David Beckham Into The Unknown
1:31:11

David Beckham Into The Unknown

ABC June 25, 2014

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Follow David Beckham and his friends, Derek White and Dave Gardner, as they set out on an unforgettable journey through the tropical Amazon rainforest to discover the 'real' ...

Follow David Beckham and his friends, Derek White and Dave Gardner, as they set out on an unforgettable journey through the tropical Amazon rainforest to discover the 'real' Brazil.

The World Around Us
1:30:18

The World Around Us: China Revealed

7two August 18, 2010

Earth and environment

Geography

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In one of the few times in its 5,000 year history, the oldest, most populous nation on earth has opened its doors to the rest of the world. In today's China, the economics of ...

In one of the few times in its 5,000 year history, the oldest, most populous nation on earth has opened its doors to the rest of the world. In today's China, the economics of feudalism and communism are out, while capitalism is in. Old walls are being torn down, and a futuristic landscape of glass and steel is shooting up in their place.

Crossing The Line
1:30:13

Crossing The Line

SBS December 13, 2010

Modern history

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Tells the story of Comrade Joe, the last American defector to North Korea 45 years ago. In 1962, Joe Dresnok, a US soldier sent to guard peace in South Korea, deserted his ...

Tells the story of Comrade Joe, the last American defector to North Korea 45 years ago. In 1962, Joe Dresnok, a US soldier sent to guard peace in South Korea, deserted his unit, walked across the most heavily fortified area on earth and defected to the Cold War enemy, the communist state of North Korea. He became a coveted star of the North Korean propaganda machine, but then disappeared from the face of the known world. He later found fame in North Korean films acting as the evil American.

Intangible Asset No.82
1:29:55

Intangible Asset No.82

ABC2 May 15, 2011

Music

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
What lengths will people go to for their music? How do they discover the tools of self-expression and develop an individual voice? Where does the calling come from? Tackling ...

What lengths will people go to for their music? How do they discover the tools of self-expression and develop an individual voice? Where does the calling come from? Tackling these questions and more, Simon Barker - an Australian drummer acclaimed as one of the most persuasive and individual voices in drumming today - searches for enigmatic Korean shaman, Kim Seok-Chul; a man he believes to be one of the world's great improvisers.

Pacific Warriors
1:29:41

Pacific Warriors

NITV July 20, 2019

Health and PE

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The tiny Pacific Island nations of Tonga, Fiji and Samoa reconnect with their warrior heritage and take on the giants of the Rugby World Cup. Uncovering the story of the ...

The tiny Pacific Island nations of Tonga, Fiji and Samoa reconnect with their warrior heritage and take on the giants of the Rugby World Cup. Uncovering the story of the greatest underdogs.

Rocksteady: The Roots Of Reggae
1:29:04

Rocksteady: The Roots Of Reggae

ABC January 16, 2011

Music

History

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A musical journey to Jamaica's Golden Age of music, Rocksteady. The film features the music and stories of the legendary singers and musicians of the Rocksteady era.

A musical journey to Jamaica's Golden Age of music, Rocksteady. The film features the music and stories of the legendary singers and musicians of the Rocksteady era.

Soweto Strings: Two Years In The Life Of A Classical Music Project
1:28:54

Soweto Strings: Two Years In The Life Of A Classical Music Project

ABC June 20, 2010

Music

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A dedicated and gifted British music teacher helps youngsters in the black South African township of Soweto move from the abject poverty, crime and despair of their ...

A dedicated and gifted British music teacher helps youngsters in the black South African township of Soweto move from the abject poverty, crime and despair of their environment to hope and joy at her unusual centre for classical music excellence.

Ever The Land
1:28:52

Ever The Land

NITV June 5, 2016

Intercultural understanding

Design and technologies

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Explores the sublime bond between people and their land through a landmark architectural undertaking by one of New Zealand's most passionately independent Maori tribes - Ngai ...

Explores the sublime bond between people and their land through a landmark architectural undertaking by one of New Zealand's most passionately independent Maori tribes - Ngai Tuhoe.