The New Inventors
26:47

The New Inventors: July 21, 2010

ABC July 21, 2010

Design and technologies

Digital technologies

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Featuring new ideas to allow pools to hibernate in peace; improve emergency exit ladders in underground mines; quickly and easily install new vineyard trellis posts.

Featuring new ideas to allow pools to hibernate in peace; improve emergency exit ladders in underground mines; quickly and easily install new vineyard trellis posts.

The New Inventors
26:39

The New Inventors: February 10, 2010

ABC February 10, 2010

Design and technologies

Digital technologies

Science

Sustainability

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9-10
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Hosted by James O'Loghlin, The New Inventors showcases the best new Australian inventions, from the innovative to the inspirational, the weird and the wonderful. Deciding the ...

Hosted by James O'Loghlin, The New Inventors showcases the best new Australian inventions, from the innovative to the inspirational, the weird and the wonderful. Deciding the winner of these three inventions are: agricultural scientist Chris Russell, science broadcaster Bernie Hobbs, and futurist and author Mark Pesce.

Thalassa
24:03

Thalassa: Montenegro Reborn

SBS February 7, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Geography

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Looks at how large-scale tourism development is transforming Montenegro's Bay of Kotor.

Looks at how large-scale tourism development is transforming Montenegro's Bay of Kotor.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Sand Thieves

SBS February 27, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

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Cape Verde is an small archipelago off the shores of western Africa and for the last 30 years beach sand has been a commodity. The island of Sal is a tourist destination and ...

Cape Verde is an small archipelago off the shores of western Africa and for the last 30 years beach sand has been a commodity. The island of Sal is a tourist destination and the construction of resorts has led to further destruction of local beaches.

Thalassa
23:12

Thalassa: The Curse Of K-19/Stationary Mobile Homes

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 24, 2011

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Soviet nuclear submarine K-19 had a series of lethal accidents in the 1960s and 1970s. Plus, the Atlantic island of Oleron, in the southwest of France, has seen its land taken ...

Soviet nuclear submarine K-19 had a series of lethal accidents in the 1960s and 1970s. Plus, the Atlantic island of Oleron, in the southwest of France, has seen its land taken over by mobile homes.

Thalassa
20:10

Thalassa: Salvador De Bahia

SBS March 6, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

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A tour of Salvador de Bahia in Brazil, where we mingle with black and white cultures, listen to Brazilian reggae and bossa nova singer Mariella Santiago, and watch young men ...

A tour of Salvador de Bahia in Brazil, where we mingle with black and white cultures, listen to Brazilian reggae and bossa nova singer Mariella Santiago, and watch young men dancing La Capoiera. Later, a visit to the mountains to buy uncut emeralds at the best prices.

The New Inventors
28:34

The New Inventors: Grand Final 2011

ABC August 17, 2011

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Hosted by James O'Loghlin, The New Inventors presents the Season 8 Grand Final. For the past eight years, The New Inventors has launched the best and brightest new inventions ...

Hosted by James O'Loghlin, The New Inventors presents the Season 8 Grand Final. For the past eight years, The New Inventors has launched the best and brightest new inventions from across the country, and this year has been no exception. From hundreds of applications we now have a select group in contention to be The New Inventors 'Invention of the Year'. Our panel of expert judges have the unenviable task of whittling these winners down to a final three that will compete in our Grand Final for this prestigious prize. Measuring the winners against six criteria - originality, need, design, safety, manufacture and pricing, and market - only the best of the best will make it through.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Destination Somalia

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS March 13, 2011

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Somalia has plunged into chaos since civil war broke out in 1991. With the collapse of civil society, people survive mostly through humanitarian aid. Ships chartered by the ...

Somalia has plunged into chaos since civil war broke out in 1991. With the collapse of civil society, people survive mostly through humanitarian aid. Ships chartered by the World Food Program sail through pirate-infested waters from Mombassa, Kenya, to Marka in Somalia, to deliver desperately needed food.

The New Inventors
27:08

The New Inventors: August 10, 2011

ABC August 10, 2011

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New inventions include a hand guard to open oysters safely and easily; a cafe table that can be easily adjusted by the cafe patrons themselves; a bin that takes the noise out ...

New inventions include a hand guard to open oysters safely and easily; a cafe table that can be easily adjusted by the cafe patrons themselves; a bin that takes the noise out of the knockout bin for baristas.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Requiem For The Bluefin Tuna

SBS June 5, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

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The bluefin tuna is perhaps the most endangered fish in the ocean. It is heavily fished and the international passion for sushi and sashimi could put an end to this giant of ...

The bluefin tuna is perhaps the most endangered fish in the ocean. It is heavily fished and the international passion for sushi and sashimi could put an end to this giant of the sea. Some countries are slowly realising the risk of the current fishing practices and are finally willing to implement regulations in order to preserve the species.

The Story Of The Weeping Camel
1:27:01

The Story Of The Weeping Camel

SBS January 5, 2011

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Critical thinking

Geography

Languages

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A rare and unexpected gem. The heart-warming story of a nomadic family of shepherds who call on a musical healer to reunite one of the herd with her new-born colt. From the ...

A rare and unexpected gem. The heart-warming story of a nomadic family of shepherds who call on a musical healer to reunite one of the herd with her new-born colt. From the 2004 Sydney Film Festival.

Thalassa
24:43

Thalassa: Favignana - The Prison Island

SBS November 22, 2009

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and Environment

Ethical Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

Intercultural Understanding

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Favignana, the largest of the Aegadian Islands off western Sicily, is a prison island. Located in the heart of the village, the jail looks no different to the other buildings; ...

Favignana, the largest of the Aegadian Islands off western Sicily, is a prison island. Located in the heart of the village, the jail looks no different to the other buildings; and Stromboli - Going off the Deep End - Located in the archipelago of the Aeolian Islands, the Stromboli volcano rises 924m above sea-level. About 350 people live permanently on this stretch of land that vibrates and explodes every day.

Thalassa
25:00

Thalassa: The Kerkennah Islands

SBS November 29, 2009

Civics and citizenship

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Personal and Social Capability

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Looks at the relaxed lifestyle of the Kerkennah Islands in Tunisia where islanders collect fish using palm branches and education is highly valued.

Looks at the relaxed lifestyle of the Kerkennah Islands in Tunisia where islanders collect fish using palm branches and education is highly valued.

Thalassa
25:00

Thalassa

SBS December 20, 2009

Civics and citizenship

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The inspiring story of Enzo Maiorca, a free-diving legend and world record holder; and Hunting and studying giant crabs in Tasmania.

The inspiring story of Enzo Maiorca, a free-diving legend and world record holder; and Hunting and studying giant crabs in Tasmania.

Fearless: Stories From Asian Women
25:44

Fearless: Stories From Asian Women

SBS July 25, 2006

Civics and citizenship

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9-10
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Examines the experiences of four women fighting for social justice. Fathima Burnad is fighting to change a social structure in India that has existed for 3,000 years.

Examines the experiences of four women fighting for social justice. Fathima Burnad is fighting to change a social structure in India that has existed for 3,000 years.

The Doctor Who Gave Up Drugs
57:54

The Doctor Who Gave Up Drugs

Episode 2 SBS March 27, 2017

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Dr Chris van Tullenken has been trying to treat specially selected patients without drugs and wants to share what he's learnt with fourteen thousand patients at the clinic. ...

Dr Chris van Tullenken has been trying to treat specially selected patients without drugs and wants to share what he's learnt with fourteen thousand patients at the clinic. The drug free clinic has an underwhelming launch, as Dr Chris learns that people would rather pop a pill than make lifestyle changes. Chris meets Crystal, who is taking 30 pills a day for her chronic back pain. Over five months and a dramatic withdrawal from her addictive meds, Chris leads her on an extraordinary road to recovery.

Ali 707
12:03

Ali 707

SBS September 3, 2015

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Civics and citizenship

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9-10
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Ali is an Afghan man seeking refuge in Australia but has ended up in the Woomera Detention Centre. Ali runs. He runs compulsively, back and forth between the compound fences ...

Ali is an Afghan man seeking refuge in Australia but has ended up in the Woomera Detention Centre. Ali runs. He runs compulsively, back and forth between the compound fences in the stark South Australian summer. He runs day in and day out, until he collapses and is taken to the Royal Adelaide Hospital. And somewhere along the way, he finds his freedom.

Invictus
2:03:07

Invictus

7Mate January 11, 2020

English

Media arts

Personal and social capability

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Civics and citizenship

9-10
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The inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela joined forces with the captain of South Africa's rugby team, Francois Pienaar, to help unite their country.

The inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela joined forces with the captain of South Africa's rugby team, Francois Pienaar, to help unite their country.