Big Ideas Arts
56:54

Big Ideas Arts: Debbie Millman - Design, Melbourne Writers Festival 2014

ABC October 26, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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What's good design? And why is it important? Delving into these questions is Debbie Millman - a 'brand' specialist and a podcaster on all things to do with design. Here she is ...

What's good design? And why is it important? Delving into these questions is Debbie Millman - a 'brand' specialist and a podcaster on all things to do with design. Here she is in conversation with architect Stuart Harrison.

Blood, Sweat And Luxuries
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Blood, Sweat And Luxuries: Gems

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 April 6, 2011

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Six young British consumers swap their luxury lives for the simple mud huts and shanty towns of Africa and Asia to work alongside the people who mine, manufacture, process and ...

Six young British consumers swap their luxury lives for the simple mud huts and shanty towns of Africa and Asia to work alongside the people who mine, manufacture, process and recycle luxury goods.

Young Soldiers
56:54

Young Soldiers: Countdown To Afghanistan

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 April 13, 2012

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The journey of four of the raw recruits training for the British Army at Catterick, North Yorkshire reaches the point where they have graduated as soldiers. Darren Meads and ...

The journey of four of the raw recruits training for the British Army at Catterick, North Yorkshire reaches the point where they have graduated as soldiers. Darren Meads and Andrew Forti are preparing to join their new battalion, 1 Rifles, and have a six-month countdown to their deployment to Afghanistan. Now their company commander Major Charles (Chuckles) Boswell has to prepare them and the rest of the 110 men of A company for frontline combat.

Eataholics
56:53

Eataholics: Addicted To Cheese

Season 3 Episode 2 ABC2 January 12, 2011

Health and PE

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Vicki seems to have it all - married to her high school sweetheart, a two-year-old child, her own business and a beautiful home - but behind closed doors, she's hiding a ...

Vicki seems to have it all - married to her high school sweetheart, a two-year-old child, her own business and a beautiful home - but behind closed doors, she's hiding a guilty secret - Vicki is addicted to cheese.

A Slum Symphony
56:53

A Slum Symphony

SBS2 March 24, 2012

Music

Personal and social capability

Drama

Dance

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Since 1975, over a quarter of a million kids from Venezuela's most violent and poor neighbourhoods have had the opportunity to spend time intensively studying classical music. ...

Since 1975, over a quarter of a million kids from Venezuela's most violent and poor neighbourhoods have had the opportunity to spend time intensively studying classical music. They are part of a radical social project in which children and teenagers, often living in unthinkable circumstances, are given the chance to change their lives through music.

The Call Centre
56:52

The Call Centre

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 November 13, 2013

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Call centres would not be the first place you'd think of to turn lives around. These factories of the 21st century are frequently exhausting, results-driven workplaces. ...

Call centres would not be the first place you'd think of to turn lives around. These factories of the 21st century are frequently exhausting, results-driven workplaces. However, this entertaining, observational documentary focuses on a call centre that treats its young workers rather differently, thanks to its unique and motivational ethos.

Junior Doctors: Your Life In Their Hands
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Junior Doctors: Your Life In Their Hands: Work/Life Balance

Season 3 Episode 4 ABC2 August 5, 2013

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The junior doctors discover that balancing a social life and the demanding hours of being a doctor is tough. Young dad Tristan is spending more time with his patients than at ...

The junior doctors discover that balancing a social life and the demanding hours of being a doctor is tough. Young dad Tristan is spending more time with his patients than at home with his wife and two-year-old daughter. He has to do the long hours to pay the rent, while Ed and Oli struggle to find the time to revise for their exams. Pressure is on - will they pass or fail?

Love Is In The Air
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Love Is In The Air: Last Gig On Earth

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC January 6, 2008

Music

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Love Is In The Air is the five-part music documentary series that celebrates Australia's pop music and its role in our culture. Featuring John Farnham, The Bee Gees, Kylie ...

Love Is In The Air is the five-part music documentary series that celebrates Australia's pop music and its role in our culture. Featuring John Farnham, The Bee Gees, Kylie Minogue, Crowded House, Olivia Newton-John, John Paul Young, Rolf Harris and The Seekers to name just a few, this series has great fun exploring the stories of our music makers.

Junior Doctors: Your Life In Their Hands
56:50

Junior Doctors: Your Life In Their Hands: Emotional Cost

Season 3 Episode 2 ABC2 July 22, 2013

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Trauma, tears and intense pressure - just another day on medicine's front line for the junior medicos. The young doctors are settling into life on the wards and discover the ...

Trauma, tears and intense pressure - just another day on medicine's front line for the junior medicos. The young doctors are settling into life on the wards and discover the emotional cost of being a doctor.

Murdoch
56:50

Murdoch

Episode 2 SBS May 12, 2013

Media arts

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Over the six decades that followed Rupert's return to Australia from Oxford University in the 1950s, he has battled his tough Sydney rivals, including Kerry Packer; faced down ...

Over the six decades that followed Rupert's return to Australia from Oxford University in the 1950s, he has battled his tough Sydney rivals, including Kerry Packer; faced down the British 'establishment'; forced his way into the Hollywood inner circle; and today counts the richest, most powerful and glamorous and men and women on the planet as his friends and confidents.

Eataholics
56:50

Eataholics: Addicted To Bacon And Burgers

Season 3 Episode 1 ABC2 January 5, 2011

Health and PE

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Nutritionist Charlotte Watts and counselling psychologist and hypnotherapist Felix Economakis help 29-year-old Nicky battle her addiction to bacon and burgers.

Nutritionist Charlotte Watts and counselling psychologist and hypnotherapist Felix Economakis help 29-year-old Nicky battle her addiction to bacon and burgers.

When The War Came To Australia
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When The War Came To Australia: Our Melancholy Duty

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel August 14, 2010

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A nation goes to war. In this first episode, Britain's war with Germany rallies the Empire to her side. In the spirit of Anzac, young Australians rush to volunteer. Mothers ...

A nation goes to war. In this first episode, Britain's war with Germany rallies the Empire to her side. In the spirit of Anzac, young Australians rush to volunteer. Mothers and wives take up traditional supporting roles and the Women's Services are formed. Soon the casualty lists begin to appear in daily newspapers as Aussie troops face their first defeats. The heartbreak and dread begin; how much worse can it get?

Rock + Roll Nerd: The Tim Minchin Story
56:49

Rock + Roll Nerd: The Tim Minchin Story

ABC2/Kids September 20, 2015

Media arts

Music

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Filmed over three tumultuous years, Rock + Roll Nerd: The Tim Minchin Story, is a triumphant tale of comedic musician Tim Minchin's meteoric rise from the edge of obscurity to ...

Filmed over three tumultuous years, Rock + Roll Nerd: The Tim Minchin Story, is a triumphant tale of comedic musician Tim Minchin's meteoric rise from the edge of obscurity to the verge of celebrity.

Young Soldiers
56:48

Young Soldiers: The Shock Of Capture

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 March 30, 2012

Personal and social capability

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The British Army is still attracting thousands of young men from all over the country, despite this being one of the most dangerous times to join. There have been 380 British ...

The British Army is still attracting thousands of young men from all over the country, despite this being one of the most dangerous times to join. There have been 380 British soldiers killed in Afghanistan and over 1700 seriously wounded. This first of five episodes of a series following the journey of four new army recruits and their families, starts at their first day of basic training at Catterick Infantry Training Centre, North Yorkshire.

Glamour Models, Mum and Me
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Glamour Models, Mum and Me

ABC2 January 22, 2014

Health and PE

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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This program digs beneath the sensationalist tabloid headlines into the extraordinary relationship between a daughter and her mother who has come to symbolise the shallow ...

This program digs beneath the sensationalist tabloid headlines into the extraordinary relationship between a daughter and her mother who has come to symbolise the shallow values of our looks-and-fame-obsessed times.

Face Facts
56:45

Face Facts

ABC2 May 23, 2012

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Presenter Kirsten O'Brien investigates the good, bad and ugly side of the booming cosmetic injections industry. The use of cosmetic injections is growing rapidly, but how much ...

Presenter Kirsten O'Brien investigates the good, bad and ugly side of the booming cosmetic injections industry. The use of cosmetic injections is growing rapidly, but how much do those on the receiving end really know about these anti-wrinkle jabs?

Glamour Model Mum, Baby & Me
56:45

Glamour Model Mum, Baby & Me

ABC2 January 29, 2014

Health and PE

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Following the success of Glamour Models Mum & Me, this film returns to see 16-year-old Georgia embark on the most life-changing months of her life. Her mother Alicia, the ...

Following the success of Glamour Models Mum & Me, this film returns to see 16-year-old Georgia embark on the most life-changing months of her life. Her mother Alicia, the topless model and plastic surgery addict, is having a baby and throwing their lives in disarray. Georgia is desperate for some freedom, but Alicia is heading to America just eight weeks after the birth to have yet more plastic surgery, leaving Georgia in charge of her baby sister. Will Georgia's overprotective mother allow her to grow up, or will her unconventional approach to parenting drive a wedge between them?

Big Ideas Arts
56:44

Big Ideas Arts: Black Arm Band and Linsey Pollak - TEDx Sydney

ABC June 8, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Big Ideas presents the best public talks, debates and lectures from Australia and around the world, with a focus on arts and culture.

Big Ideas presents the best public talks, debates and lectures from Australia and around the world, with a focus on arts and culture.