Australian Encounters
3:31

Australian Encounters: Joe Lyons and Benito Mussolini 1935 and 1937

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC August 27, 2013

History

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Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided ...

Based on the popular column in The Monthly magazine, Australian Encounters is a witty and insightful animated history series about moments when renowned Australians collided with global figures of their time.

Australian Encounters
3:31

Australian Encounters: Lionel Rose and Elvis Presley 1968

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC October 22, 2013

History

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Twenty-year-old boxer Lionel Rose was in Los Angeles to defend his world bantamweight title. When he received the message that Elvis wanted to meet him, he jumped under the ...

Twenty-year-old boxer Lionel Rose was in Los Angeles to defend his world bantamweight title. When he received the message that Elvis wanted to meet him, he jumped under the shower and drove straight to the MGM lot.

Countdown to Glory
3:32

Countdown to Glory: Fire Up

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC May 14, 2019

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

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Coach gathers the team for a reality check.

Coach gathers the team for a reality check.

The alluring isolation and its dangers
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The alluring isolation and its dangers

Clip from Tracks

Media Arts

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Australian Landscape features heavily, offering a sense of remoteness. When Robyn finally finds her camels, Dookie, Bub, Zeleika and Goliath, she lets out her fears and ...

Australian Landscape features heavily, offering a sense of remoteness. When Robyn finally finds her camels, Dookie, Bub, Zeleika and Goliath, she lets out her fears and frustrations on Dookie.

Countdown to Glory
3:33

Countdown to Glory: The Not Loss

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC Comedy/Kids May 7, 2019

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After a much-needed morale boost, Coach gets a reality check from the club doctor.

After a much-needed morale boost, Coach gets a reality check from the club doctor.

Homemade History
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Homemade History: The Home Movies of Antonino Marchetta

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC Me June 8, 2016

History

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Antonino came to Australia from Italy when he was 17. Adelina's family had come the generation before. Under the watchful eyes of the Sicilian community in a Queensland town ...

Antonino came to Australia from Italy when he was 17. Adelina's family had come the generation before. Under the watchful eyes of the Sicilian community in a Queensland town Antonio meet and fell in love with Adelina.

Hysteria and strict Victorian etiquette
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Hysteria and strict Victorian etiquette

Clip from Picnic At Hanging Rock

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Sara builds a shrine to Miranda and Mlle. De Poitiers worries about her emotional state. Later, Mlle. De Poitiers brings Irma into the dancing class to say goodbye to the ...

Sara builds a shrine to Miranda and Mlle. De Poitiers worries about her emotional state. Later, Mlle. De Poitiers brings Irma into the dancing class to say goodbye to the other girls. The girls, including Edith, become hysterical and yell at Irma for her lack of information. Mlle. De Poitiers then discovers Sara tie to the wall, an action the class teacher defends as for her own good.

Gruen Pitch Rewind
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Gruen Pitch Rewind: Election: Sex

ABC2/Kids May 31, 2017

Media arts

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We ask agencies how they approached their briefs, and how the brilliant ads that make it onto the program evolved.

We ask agencies how they approached their briefs, and how the brilliant ads that make it onto the program evolved.

Sammy J's Minor Party
3:38

Sammy J's Minor Party

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC March 29, 2018

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

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Biting, bite-sized comedy as Sammy J rips into the political machinations of Canberra and beyond. With an insatiable appetite for politics, Sammy blends comedy and song where ...

Biting, bite-sized comedy as Sammy J rips into the political machinations of Canberra and beyond. With an insatiable appetite for politics, Sammy blends comedy and song where he can harass and heckle the politics of the day.

Countdown to Glory
3:39

Countdown to Glory: The Downers

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC May 16, 2019

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Civics and citizenship

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It's Canberra's night of nights - the Alexander Downer Medal Count.

It's Canberra's night of nights - the Alexander Downer Medal Count.

Countdown to Glory
3:39

Countdown to Glory: The Predator

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Comedy/Kids May 10, 2019

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With his job on the line, Coach needs all the help he can get.

With his job on the line, Coach needs all the help he can get.

Accountability and the ethics of right and wrong
3:40

Accountability and the ethics of right and wrong

Clip from Edward Scissorhands

Media Arts

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Edward reveals he knew they were breaking into Jim's house, and why he went along with the plan.Kim is upset they let Edward take the blame and fights with Jim about telling ...

Edward reveals he knew they were breaking into Jim's house, and why he went along with the plan.Kim is upset they let Edward take the blame and fights with Jim about telling the truth. Edward trashes the bathroom in a fit of anger. Over dinner that evening, Bill Boggs asks Edward a hypothetical question regarding the ethical response to a situation. Edward's answer is kind but legally incorrect. The scene raises questions about individual accountability and behavioural ethics.

Romeo at odds
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Romeo at odds

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

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Romeo is seen lingering at the Verona beach. In the car, Ted and Caroline, Romeo's parents, agonise over his heavy-hearted. Fearing his self-afflicted isolation, they ask ...

Romeo is seen lingering at the Verona beach. In the car, Ted and Caroline, Romeo's parents, agonise over his heavy-hearted. Fearing his self-afflicted isolation, they ask Benvolio, Romeo's cousin, to appease their child's black and portentous mood. On the beach, Benvolio asks what sadness occupies the days and Romeo talks of unrequited love, but is disappointed to see Benvolio has involved himself in another violent fray.

Romeo and Juliet meet, and Paris is introduced
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Romeo and Juliet meet, and Paris is introduced

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

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Seeking solitude from the party, Romeo and Juliet meet eyes across an aquarium and fall in love. But Juliet is stolen away at her mother behest, to meet the fable suitor. ...

Seeking solitude from the party, Romeo and Juliet meet eyes across an aquarium and fall in love. But Juliet is stolen away at her mother behest, to meet the fable suitor. Following in chase, Romeo is seen by Juliet's cousin, Tybalt. Tybalt vows to kill Romeo for his intrusion, but Fulgencio, Juliet's father, stops him and commands that he endures his anger. Romeo and Juliet steal glances as she dances with the suitor Paris.

Gruen Pitch Rewind
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Gruen Pitch Rewind: Vote For Rudd/ Vote For Abbott

ABC2/Kids May 31, 2017

Media arts

Critical thinking

English

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We ask agencies how they approached their briefs, and how the brilliant ads that make it onto the program evolved.

We ask agencies how they approached their briefs, and how the brilliant ads that make it onto the program evolved.

Gruen Pitch Rewind
3:46

Gruen Pitch Rewind: Election: Clive Palmer

ABC2/Kids May 31, 2017

Media arts

Critical thinking

English

9-10
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This video has closed captioning
We ask agencies how they approached their briefs, and how the brilliant ads that make it onto the program evolved.

We ask agencies how they approached their briefs, and how the brilliant ads that make it onto the program evolved.

Edward shows gratitude and the neighbours' act meddlesome
3:46

Edward shows gratitude and the neighbours' act meddlesome

Clip from Edward Scissorhands

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Edward realises he can repay the Boggs with his topiary skills, winning the respect of Bill and Kevin. The isolated and God-fearing neighbour Esmarelda intrudes, casting ...

Edward realises he can repay the Boggs with his topiary skills, winning the respect of Bill and Kevin. The isolated and God-fearing neighbour Esmarelda intrudes, casting aspersions against Edward. Bill tells Edward not to listen, calling the neighbour a "loony". Meanwhile, Peg answers the door to find all the neighbours insisting the Boggs host a barbeque to "show off" their guest. The strange exterior of Edward is contrasted with the perfect pastel neighbourhood, complicating stereotypes of goo

The Pitch: Clive Palmer
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The Pitch: Clive Palmer

Clip from Gruen Nation

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Two ad agencies mock up one election campaign advertisement each, one for Clive Palmer and one against Clive Palmer. Examine these satirical ads and analyse how attitude and ...

Two ad agencies mock up one election campaign advertisement each, one for Clive Palmer and one against Clive Palmer. Examine these satirical ads and analyse how attitude and mood are created through the use of humour and parody. Which ad do you think was the best? Why?