South Side Story
26:23

South Side Story: All You Need Is Love

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 September 25, 2010

Health and PE

Business and Economics

Civics and Citizenship

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Crowe and his cohort, and co-owner of the "new South Sydney" Peter Holmes a Court, are confident they can restore and reward the faith the bunnies long-suffering fans have put ...

Crowe and his cohort, and co-owner of the "new South Sydney" Peter Holmes a Court, are confident they can restore and reward the faith the bunnies long-suffering fans have put in them.

Kevin McCloud: Slumming It
48:00

Kevin McCloud: Slumming It

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 26, 2010

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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In this two-part series Kevin goes on an epic two-week journey to experience the beauty and horror of one of the most extreme urban environments on earth. After 10 years ...

In this two-part series Kevin goes on an epic two-week journey to experience the beauty and horror of one of the most extreme urban environments on earth. After 10 years celebrating homes in Britain, Kevin now experiences life in India's largest slum - Mumbai's Dharavi, made famous by the film Slumdog Millionaire, where disease is rife, water is contaminated and sanitation is basic.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
24:56

Hollywood's Best Film Directors: John Carpenter

Season 1 Episode 20 FOXTEL Bio November 20, 2011

Media arts

Drama

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

Scots At War
46:14

Scots At War

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel September 20, 2011

History

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In a landmark new series, ex-SAS Major Ken Hames joins the Royal Regiment of Scotland in Afghanistan. While examining today's conflict he looks back on the history of the ...

In a landmark new series, ex-SAS Major Ken Hames joins the Royal Regiment of Scotland in Afghanistan. While examining today's conflict he looks back on the history of the Scottish soldiers who fought for Britain. In this episode he looks at the first Scottish Regiments; visiting battlefields where they had to fight their own kin during the Jacobite Rebellion and travels to Waterloo, the battle where the fierce reputation of the fighting Scot was forged.

The Dark Side Of Fame
48:22

The Dark Side Of Fame

Episode 2 ABC2 June 18, 2011

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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The road to fame can be a long one. However, there is a short cut - just take off all your clothes! Canadian blonde bombshell Pamela Anderson did just that for Playboy ...

The road to fame can be a long one. However, there is a short cut - just take off all your clothes! Canadian blonde bombshell Pamela Anderson did just that for Playboy magazine and became one of the world's biggest sex symbols, going on to star in the US television series, Baywatch. But there is a dark side to Pamela's California dream: a succession of bad boys, hasty marriages and domestic abuse.

Hollywood's Best Film Directors
25:55

Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Doug Liman

Season 1 Episode 26 STUDIO July 6, 2011

Media arts

Drama

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of ...

A show that offers a distinctive peek inside the creative minds of Hollywood's best directors. A personal and insightful look into the lives, influences, and original style of today's top film directors. A fascinating profile that explores each directors unique process for creating some of the most memorable and enduring movies of our times.

Feast Greece
24:20

Feast Greece: Levos - The Virgin Mary Festival

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS May 13, 2010

Design and technologies

Personal and social capability

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In the Greek Orthodox Religion, no saint is more celebrated than the Virgin Mary. Home to a precious icon and religious relics, the village of Agiassos welcomes thousands of ...

In the Greek Orthodox Religion, no saint is more celebrated than the Virgin Mary. Home to a precious icon and religious relics, the village of Agiassos welcomes thousands of pilgrims from all over the island of Lesvos and the rest of Greece to celebrate the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. Over two days, Barry joins the pilgrims as they celebrate the Virgin Mary, the icon, the food and the constant flurry of activity that takes over this small mountain village.

The Life Of The Buddha
49:47

The Life Of The Buddha

The History Channel April 19, 2010

Ancient history

Religious studies

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Five hundred years before Christ a young prince left his palace and set out on a journey through Northern India. His experiences became a philosophy that is now followed by ...

Five hundred years before Christ a young prince left his palace and set out on a journey through Northern India. His experiences became a philosophy that is now followed by over 400 million people. In the 1800s Western archaeologists and explorers stumbled upon the small village of Lumbini in Nepal where they discovered the birthplace of the Buddha, enabling them to unlock the secrets of his life.

JFK's Women
51:57

JFK's Women

SBS June 11, 2010

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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An explosive new biography that reveals the real John Fitzgerald Kennedy - a President who was prepared to risk his political career and, at the height of the cold war, his ...

An explosive new biography that reveals the real John Fitzgerald Kennedy - a President who was prepared to risk his political career and, at the height of the cold war, his country's security, for sex. In a terrible instance of irony, the Kennedy assassination in Dallas in November 1963 took his life, but saved his reputation.

An Iranian Martyr
49:27

An Iranian Martyr

SBS2 December 8, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
On June 20, a young Iranian woman was shot dead in the street in Tehran. The video of her death, filmed on a mobile phone, was seen by millions around the world. This program ...

On June 20, a young Iranian woman was shot dead in the street in Tehran. The video of her death, filmed on a mobile phone, was seen by millions around the world. This program tells the story of Neda Agha-Soltan, with exclusive accounts from those who really knew her. Many young Iranians have claimed her as a martyr for Iran's protest movement, but the Iranian regime has not accepted responsibility for her death.

Vatican: Life Within
1:33:56

Vatican: Life Within

National Geographic April 22, 2011

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
For the first time, eight Vatican insiders break their silence and talk about their duties in the shadow of the Pope. Their stories, combined with unique images, provide an ...

For the first time, eight Vatican insiders break their silence and talk about their duties in the shadow of the Pope. Their stories, combined with unique images, provide an exclusive insight into the world of the Vatican.

Amsterdam Vice
23:19

Amsterdam Vice: Ep 4 of 8

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 April 10, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Geography

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Follows the detectives from the Amsterdam Vice Squad. The squad has a unique mandate as it operates within the liberal experiment that is modern Amsterdam, a city facing ...

Follows the detectives from the Amsterdam Vice Squad. The squad has a unique mandate as it operates within the liberal experiment that is modern Amsterdam, a city facing increasing tensions between racial and religious groups, as well as being the centre of the European sex traffic trade and the drug mule trails from Africa.

My Country China: A Way Out
22:14

My Country China: A Way Out

BBC World News April 15, 2011

Asia and Australia

Literacy

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
This film follows three Chinese students from different backgrounds striving to survive. Through their experiences the program evaluates China's education system, exploring ...

This film follows three Chinese students from different backgrounds striving to survive. Through their experiences the program evaluates China's education system, exploring options for students in a country where success is the only thing that matters.

Vietnam Symphony
51:39

Vietnam Symphony

STUDIO July 26, 2010

Music

History

Personal and social capability

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In 1965, as the Vietnam War intensified and Hanoi faced the threat of massive US bombing, students and teachers from the National Conservatory of Music were forced to flee the ...

In 1965, as the Vietnam War intensified and Hanoi faced the threat of massive US bombing, students and teachers from the National Conservatory of Music were forced to flee the city for the relative safety of a small village in the countryside. With the help of villagers, they built an entire campus underground, creating a maze of hidden tunnels, connecting an auditorium and classrooms. Here, as the war raged around them, they lived, studied and played music for five years.

JK Rowling
47:34

JK Rowling

7two May 15, 2010

English

Literature

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Join us for never-seen-before, unprecedented access into the life of the world's most famous author, JK Rowling. Taking place over a full year, a usually camera-shy Rowling ...

Join us for never-seen-before, unprecedented access into the life of the world's most famous author, JK Rowling. Taking place over a full year, a usually camera-shy Rowling reveals her life and what is behind her creative drive, resulting in an intimate portrait of this very private author. Gain a unique insight into her thoughts on the final chapter of Harry Potter, the incredible secrecy of the publishing process and the wild fanfare of Rowling's first signing event at midnight on the massively anticipated release of Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows. Plus, a sneak peek at her new secret project and contemplating life after Harry.

Dead Tired
52:14

Dead Tired

Episode 1 SBS February 4, 2010

Biology

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The two-part documentary series Dead Tired showcases the latest science from around the world that proves lack of sleep is slowly killing us. Shot in Australia, America, ...

The two-part documentary series Dead Tired showcases the latest science from around the world that proves lack of sleep is slowly killing us. Shot in Australia, America, Canada and England this is the first series to feature footage of what happens to a person's mind and body during chronic sleep deprivation and the cutting edge science uncovering why most of us feel sleep deprived. Episode One investigates how sleep deprivation causes sickness and death in today's society.

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama
50:44

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama: American Fervour

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 10, 2010

Modern history

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Historian Simon Schama explores the ways in which faith has shaped American political life. His starting point is a remarkable fact about the coming election - for the first ...

Historian Simon Schama explores the ways in which faith has shaped American political life. His starting point is a remarkable fact about the coming election - for the first time in a generation it's the Democrats who claim to be the party of God. It's Barack Obama, not John McCain, who has been talking about his faith.

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama
50:16

The American Future: A History By Simon Schama: American Plenty

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC May 27, 2010

Modern history

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
After 9/11, Katrina and Baghdad, the robustness of American optimism is struggling to reassert itself against the sobering reality of military frustration and domestic ...

After 9/11, Katrina and Baghdad, the robustness of American optimism is struggling to reassert itself against the sobering reality of military frustration and domestic anxieties. This is an America grappling with an un-American sense of its own limits. Eminent historian Simon Schama turns to fascinating moments in American history to understand the present. In the first episode of the series he explores how American optimism about the infinite possibilities of its land and resources is in danger of coming to a grinding halt.