The Kite Runner
2:02:44

The Kite Runner

Masterpiece June 5, 2016

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Literature

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Based on Khaled Hosseini's stuning debut novel. As young boys, Amir and Hassan were inseparable friends, until one fateful act tore them apart. Years later, Amir will embark ...

Based on Khaled Hosseini's stuning debut novel. As young boys, Amir and Hassan were inseparable friends, until one fateful act tore them apart. Years later, Amir will embark on a dangerous quest to right the wrongs of the past and redeem himself in ways he never expected, by displaying the ultimate in courage and devotion to his friend.

A Waltz Through the Hills
2:02:42

A Waltz Through the Hills

NITV October 5, 2018

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A touching bush tale of sibling dedication and childhood adventure, two orphans facing an uncertain future set off alone with the hope of reaching a ship to take them to ...

A touching bush tale of sibling dedication and childhood adventure, two orphans facing an uncertain future set off alone with the hope of reaching a ship to take them to surviving family in England.

Selma
2:02:42

Selma

Masterpiece February 9, 2016

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

History

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr Martin Luther King Jr led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting ...

This is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr Martin Luther King Jr led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement.

The Rookie
2:02:40

The Rookie

Foxtel Movies Disney SD January 23, 2018

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A touching true story about a 35-year-old baseball coach who becomes one of the oldest rookies ever to play major league baseball. Jim Morris dropped out of minor league ...

A touching true story about a 35-year-old baseball coach who becomes one of the oldest rookies ever to play major league baseball. Jim Morris dropped out of minor league baseball because of an injury to his pitching arm, but 12 years later he is inspired by the young men on his high school team. He promises that if they make the playoffs, he'll try out as a pitcher on a professional baseball team. When the team makes the playoffs, Jim tries out for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays and steps up to the mound as the oldest major league rookie in nearly three decades.

Painted Skin
2:02:31

Painted Skin

SBS August 29, 2015

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This action-fantasy opus from Hong Kong director Gordon Chan is set in the Yuan Dynasty of the 13th and 14th centuries. When a gruesome serial killer begins to strike all over ...

This action-fantasy opus from Hong Kong director Gordon Chan is set in the Yuan Dynasty of the 13th and 14th centuries. When a gruesome serial killer begins to strike all over the city, killing her victims by ripping out their hearts, suspicion falls on a young girl, who may be an evil fox spirit in disguise.

The World's Fastest Indian
2:01:50

The World's Fastest Indian

Masterpiece June 16, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Burt Munro is a man who never let the dreams of youth fade. After a lifetime of perfecting his classic Indian motorcycle, Burt set off from the bottom of the world to test his ...

Burt Munro is a man who never let the dreams of youth fade. After a lifetime of perfecting his classic Indian motorcycle, Burt set off from the bottom of the world to test his bike at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. With all odds against him, he set a new speed record and captured the spirit of his times. Burt Munro's legend lives on today.

The Beauty Inside
2:01:43

The Beauty Inside

SBS World Movies July 14, 2019

Media arts

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Woo-jin wakes up in a different body every day, regardless of age, gender and nationality. Sometimes he's a man, a woman, old, young, or even a foreigner. He's the same person ...

Woo-jin wakes up in a different body every day, regardless of age, gender and nationality. Sometimes he's a man, a woman, old, young, or even a foreigner. He's the same person on the inside, but on the outside he's always someone new. Looking at a different face in the mirror every morning is hard for him to get used to.

The Fugitive
2:01:41

The Fugitive

Nine July 9, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Wrongly convicted of murdering his wife, Dr Richard Kimble escapes from custody after a ferocious train accident. But as he tries to find the real killer, a mysterious ...

Wrongly convicted of murdering his wife, Dr Richard Kimble escapes from custody after a ferocious train accident. But as he tries to find the real killer, a mysterious one-armed man is hot on his trail.

The Sting
2:01:34

The Sting

Seven September 18, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Two con men in 1930s Chicago try to get even after a friend is killed by a mob, by attempting to pull off the ultimate 'sting'. No one is to be trusted as the twists unfold, ...

Two con men in 1930s Chicago try to get even after a friend is killed by a mob, by attempting to pull off the ultimate 'sting'. No one is to be trusted as the twists unfold, leading up to one of the greatest double-crosses in movie history. The con is on!

Good Will Hunting
2:01:31

Good Will Hunting

Masterpiece May 7, 2016

Media arts

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The most brilliant mind at America's top university isn't a student, he's the kid who cleans the floors. Will Hunting is a headstrong, working-class genius who is failing the ...

The most brilliant mind at America's top university isn't a student, he's the kid who cleans the floors. Will Hunting is a headstrong, working-class genius who is failing the lessons of life. After one too many run-ins with the law, Will's last chance is a psychology professor, who might be the only man who can reach him. Finally forced to deal with his past, Will discovers that the only one holding him back is himself.

About Her Brother
2:01:28

About Her Brother

SBS Viceland April 10, 2017

Media arts

Languages

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A contemporary drama about one foolish brother Tetsuro, and his caring older sister Ginko. A failed comedian, Tetsuro is loud, crass and just plain embarrassing. His lewd ...

A contemporary drama about one foolish brother Tetsuro, and his caring older sister Ginko. A failed comedian, Tetsuro is loud, crass and just plain embarrassing. His lewd behaviour in public forces Ginko to disown him, only to be reunited with him years later when Tetsuro finds out he has terminal cancer. In the face of death, they begin a new relationship of love, understanding and toleration. In Japanese.

The Book Thief
2:01:19

The Book Thief

Ten March 5, 2016

Media arts

Literature

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Based on the beloved bestselling book, this film tells the inspirational story of a spirited and courageous young girl who transforms the lives of everyone around her when she ...

Based on the beloved bestselling book, this film tells the inspirational story of a spirited and courageous young girl who transforms the lives of everyone around her when she is sent to live with a new family in World War II Germany.

Hidden Figures
2:01:16

Hidden Figures

Premiere November 19, 2017

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson - brilliant African-American women working at NASA who served as the ...

Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson - brilliant African-American women working at NASA who served as the brains behind the launch into orbit of astronaut John Glenn, a stunning achievement that turned around the Space Race. The visionary trio crossed all gender and racial lines and inspired generations.

The Fifth Element
2:00:55

The Fifth Element

SBS March 25, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
For ex-Marine Korben Dallas, life has become tediously repetitive: he drives a flying cab for a living, and eats take away from the same Chinese restaurant, which delivers ...

For ex-Marine Korben Dallas, life has become tediously repetitive: he drives a flying cab for a living, and eats take away from the same Chinese restaurant, which delivers directly to his window, every day. But little does Korben know, a great extraterrestrial Evil has teamed up with Zorg, and threatens to destroy the Earth, an event which can only be prevented by combining the four Earthly elements with an alien 'Fifth' element.

Once Upon a Time in Rio
2:00:41

Once Upon a Time in Rio

SBS May 26, 2016

Media arts

Intercultural Understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
An epic tale about two star-crossed lovers living on opposite ends of Rio de Janiero's two-tiered society. Young De lives with his mother Bernadette in a cramped Cantagalo ...

An epic tale about two star-crossed lovers living on opposite ends of Rio de Janiero's two-tiered society. Young De lives with his mother Bernadette in a cramped Cantagalo slum apartment, selling hot dogs on the beach in order to make the rent. One day, while working on the beach, he meets Nina, the only child of a successful lawyer. Directed by Breno Silveira and stars Cyria Coentro, Rodrigo Costa and Vitoria Frate.

The Dark Horse
2:00:38

The Dark Horse

NITV November 24, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
An emotional and inspiring drama about a man who searches for the courage to lead, despite his own adversities - finding purpose and hope in passing on his gift to the ...

An emotional and inspiring drama about a man who searches for the courage to lead, despite his own adversities - finding purpose and hope in passing on his gift to the children in his community.

Philadelphia
2:00:33

Philadelphia

Masterpiece September 6, 2014

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Andrew Beckett is an up-and-coming young lawyer who suspects his dismissal from a prestigious law firm may have been due to his contracting AIDS. He hires homophobic ambulance ...

Andrew Beckett is an up-and-coming young lawyer who suspects his dismissal from a prestigious law firm may have been due to his contracting AIDS. He hires homophobic ambulance chaser Joe Miller to sue his former employer for wrongful termination as his old firm is so powerful that no attorney in Philadelphia wants to take it on.

If You Are the One
2:00:22

If You Are the One

SBS August 10, 2015

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When Qin decides to give up his bachelor days and have one last shot at love, he finds himself on a number of disappointing blind dates, until he meets the stunning ...

When Qin decides to give up his bachelor days and have one last shot at love, he finds himself on a number of disappointing blind dates, until he meets the stunning airhostess, Xiaoxiao. While Qin quickly falls for his new friend, Xiaoxiao has given up on love after her last failed relationship which left her with a broken heart, but maybe all she needs is the right man to fix it. In Mandarin.