Feminist themes in Howl's Moving Castle
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Feminist themes in Howl's Moving Castle

Clip from Howl's Moving Castle

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Sophie walks down a back alley and is confronted by two soldiers who act inappropriately towards her, taunting her vulnerability. Fortunately, Howl appears and offers himself ...

Sophie walks down a back alley and is confronted by two soldiers who act inappropriately towards her, taunting her vulnerability. Fortunately, Howl appears and offers himself as her escort. The scene deals with gender politics, power and aggression.

Thomas struggles to accept his brother
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Thomas struggles to accept his brother

Clip from The Black Balloon

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Jackie visits Thomas's house to return the monkey ears Charlie drop when he unintentionally broke into her home. Thomas hides Charlie and tries to pretend the ears aren’t his. ...

Jackie visits Thomas's house to return the monkey ears Charlie drop when he unintentionally broke into her home. Thomas hides Charlie and tries to pretend the ears aren’t his. Hearing his mother's furious call, he finds that Charlie has had an accident and is enjoying the sensory stimulation of playing with it. Maggie signs for Charlie to stop. Thomas and Maggie get into an argument over the responsibility. Thomas struggles to cope with the extra duties around the home and being a "normal" teena

Acceptance, support and family bonds
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Acceptance, support and family bonds

Clip from The Black Balloon

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Waking up the day after his altercation with Charlie, Thomas joins him in the backyard, simultaneously annoying their lousy neighbour and acknowledging his brother's right to ...

Waking up the day after his altercation with Charlie, Thomas joins him in the backyard, simultaneously annoying their lousy neighbour and acknowledging his brother's right to life. That night Jackie and the family attend Charlie's school play, Animals Afloat. Charlie's partner gets stage fright, and Thomas joins his brother on stage. The two brothers celebrate their theatrical success by sharing a bubble bath. In the bath, Thomas gets emotional and admits he used to wish Charlie was "normal".

New school, cruel kids and spectrum disorder
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New school, cruel kids and spectrum disorder

Clip from The Black Balloon

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Thomas Mollison and his family move into a new house. Thomas' older brother Charlie is on the autism spectrum and non-verbal. As Charlie plays on the front lawn, local kids ...

Thomas Mollison and his family move into a new house. Thomas' older brother Charlie is on the autism spectrum and non-verbal. As Charlie plays on the front lawn, local kids derided him for the way he behaves. The next morning, Charlie accidentally breaks a carton of eggs, offering an insight into Charlie's sensory experience of the world. Later, local kids make cruel remarks as Charlie's bus drives past. At school, Thomas is made to wear second-hand swimmers and called reductive names by his new

Kindness, understanding and frustration
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Kindness, understanding and frustration

Clip from The Black Balloon

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During class, Jackie plays with Thomas but ultimately proves he can trust her to be respectful and kind. Thomas gives the monkey ears back to Charlie and attempts to engage ...

During class, Jackie plays with Thomas but ultimately proves he can trust her to be respectful and kind. Thomas gives the monkey ears back to Charlie and attempts to engage him in speaking. The next day, Jackie finds Thomas after school and invites both Thomas and Charlie to walk home with her. Jackie learns how to say "hello" in Australian Sign Language (Auslan) and gets an insight into the stresses of being a carer, and a teenager.

Bureaucracy, political bullies and the little guys
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Bureaucracy, political bullies and the little guys

Clip from The Castle

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Ron Graham, a representative of AirLink, visits Dennis and offers to rectify a "mistake" made when valuing the Kerrigan house. Dennis suggests Darryl isn't in it for the money ...

Ron Graham, a representative of AirLink, visits Dennis and offers to rectify a "mistake" made when valuing the Kerrigan house. Dennis suggests Darryl isn't in it for the money and Ron insinuates that political frustrations could spill into other parts of life. Dennis, intimidated and pessimistic, tries to convince Darryl to take the money but Darryl sticks to his guns. That night, Sal tells her sons about falling in love with Darryl and his principles. (Coarse language.)

Olympic dreams and Olympic histories
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Olympic dreams and Olympic histories

Clip from Eddie the Eagle

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Eddie attempts the 15metre jump and completes it first try. Encouraged, he moves onto the 40m, which proves a little more difficult. Undeterred, Eddie seeks advice from the ...

Eddie attempts the 15metre jump and completes it first try. Encouraged, he moves onto the 40m, which proves a little more difficult. Undeterred, Eddie seeks advice from the Norwegian couch but receives only ridicule. The next day, Eddie buys himself a new set of skis and attempts the jump again. While lying at the base of the jump, he meets the local snow plougher, Bronson but soon learns of Bronson's Olympic history and tries to enlist him as coach.

Anh Do tells of his family’s escape from Vietnam
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Anh Do tells of his family’s escape from Vietnam

Clip from Pictures Of You: Anh Do

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Anh tells the incredible story of how his family left Vietnam for Australia in a boat full of 40 refugees. They encountered many dangers, including pirates, but were ...

Anh tells the incredible story of how his family left Vietnam for Australia in a boat full of 40 refugees. They encountered many dangers, including pirates, but were ultimately saved which amusingly led to Anh’s mother always supporting Germany in the Olympics.

Life in a Victorian slum - child labour
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Life in a Victorian slum - child labour

Clip from Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria's Slum

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Sending young children to work seems cruel by modern standards but in 1886 London it was necessary for a family's very survival.

Sending young children to work seems cruel by modern standards but in 1886 London it was necessary for a family's very survival.

Joe and Len learn money doesn't fix everything
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Joe and Len learn money doesn't fix everything

Clip from Billionaire Boy

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Joe loses his new friend Bob and learns a hard lesson about lying. Len tries to fix Joe's litter duty problem and bribes the principal to sack Mrs Sharp. Joe starts a petition ...

Joe loses his new friend Bob and learns a hard lesson about lying. Len tries to fix Joe's litter duty problem and bribes the principal to sack Mrs Sharp. Joe starts a petition to get her reinstated, discovering the bribe his father made. Joe takes Bob's words to heart and decides to confront his father at his engagement party. Joe runs away, and Len finally seeks an "honest" answer from Warwick Davis.

Citizenship, defection and individual choice
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Citizenship, defection and individual choice

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

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Worried his choice to stay in the US reflects badly on the ballet company, Li decides to talk to the Chinese consulate in Houston. Inside the consulate, Ben and Charles ...

Worried his choice to stay in the US reflects badly on the ballet company, Li decides to talk to the Chinese consulate in Houston. Inside the consulate, Ben and Charles attempt to negotiate with diplomats but the vice consul asks to speak with Li privately. Li is detained after he explains to the official he wants to stay in the US. Amid media attention and a possible diplomatic row, consular official Zhang concedes Li is permitted to remain in the US but the dancer's Chinese citizenship is revo

The Eagle has landed
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The Eagle has landed

Clip from Eddie the Eagle

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Bronson writes "EAGLE" on Eddie's helmet as he prepares for the big jump. Over the announcement, Warren Sharpe, Bronson's old coach, talks of his disappointment in Bronson. ...

Bronson writes "EAGLE" on Eddie's helmet as he prepares for the big jump. Over the announcement, Warren Sharpe, Bronson's old coach, talks of his disappointment in Bronson. Off the drink, Bronson is determined to stay focussed on supporting Eddie. As Bronson drops Eddie at the lifts, Eddie reminds him things will be okay. In the lift, Eddie is given an unlikely pep talk from Matti Nykanen. Eddie lands a new personal best in front of an adoring crowd.

Practical training for apprentices
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Practical training for apprentices

Clip from Totally Wild

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Construction apprentices hone their skills by building cubby houses.

Construction apprentices hone their skills by building cubby houses.

The origins of Clean up Australia Day
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The origins of Clean up Australia Day

Clip from Talking Heads

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Clean Up Australia Day founder Ian Kiernan explains how the day began as Clean Up Sydney Harbour and outlines some of the achievements made since that first year.

Clean Up Australia Day founder Ian Kiernan explains how the day began as Clean Up Sydney Harbour and outlines some of the achievements made since that first year.

Wellbeing and violence prevention program
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Wellbeing and violence prevention program

Clip from Kids' Business

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Students discuss their emotions, equality and the nature of power with program facilitator Bernadette Wright. Casey brings up an example of intimation involving her father, ...

Students discuss their emotions, equality and the nature of power with program facilitator Bernadette Wright. Casey brings up an example of intimation involving her father, and the other children are reminded to respect group confidentiality. Privately, Bernadette talks with Casey about her problems at home and some of the related issues at school. Together they practise talking to her father, and Bernadette explains the importance of emotional intelligence.

Good secrets and bad secrets
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Good secrets and bad secrets

Clip from Kids' Business

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The class learns about trust, confidentiality and secrets. Program facilitator Bernadette challenges students to consider the ethical boundaries of good secrets versus bad ...

The class learns about trust, confidentiality and secrets. Program facilitator Bernadette challenges students to consider the ethical boundaries of good secrets versus bad secrets, and the responsibility we all have to protect others from harm.

Eddie McGuire's racist radio remark
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Eddie McGuire's racist radio remark

Clip from The Final Quarter

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Days after Eddie McGuire apologised for a young Collingwood supporter calling Adam Goodes an ape, the Collingwood president joked Goodes could market King Kong. Collingwood ...

Days after Eddie McGuire apologised for a young Collingwood supporter calling Adam Goodes an ape, the Collingwood president joked Goodes could market King Kong. Collingwood player Harry O'Brien later described McGuire's joke as an example of casual racism. Discussion: When one person perceives a comment as being a joke, how can another perceive it as an insult? What kind of personal characteristics did O'Brien demonstrate by tweeting about McGuire's comments, keeping in mind that as the Colling

Essendon supporters call out racism
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Essendon supporters call out racism

Clip from The Final Quarter

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The Final Quarter reveals an Essendon supporter is challenged by fellow Bombers fans for a racist slur hurled at Adam Goodes during a match against the Sydney Swans. ...

The Final Quarter reveals an Essendon supporter is challenged by fellow Bombers fans for a racist slur hurled at Adam Goodes during a match against the Sydney Swans. Discussion: How is this an example of being an upstander rather than a bystander?