Iconoclasts
42:18

Iconoclasts: Quentin Tarantino And Fiona Apple

ABC November 29, 2009

Music

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Featuring visionary filmmaker Quentin Tarantino and acclaimed and daring singer and songwriter Fiona Apple, who exploded on to the pop music scene in 1996 with her debut album ...

Featuring visionary filmmaker Quentin Tarantino and acclaimed and daring singer and songwriter Fiona Apple, who exploded on to the pop music scene in 1996 with her debut album 'Tidal' and the Grammy Award-winning 'Criminal'.

Joanna Lumley In The Land Of The Northern Lights
59:25

Joanna Lumley In The Land Of The Northern Lights

ABC November 29, 2009

Geography

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
One of the UK's best-loved personalities and most successful comedy exports, Joanna Lumley pursues a life-long dream to track down the elusive and beautiful Northern Lights. ...

One of the UK's best-loved personalities and most successful comedy exports, Joanna Lumley pursues a life-long dream to track down the elusive and beautiful Northern Lights. Comedy icon Joanna Lumley grew up in tropical Malaysia, and as a little girl had never seen snow or felt cold. Inspired by the fairytales and picture books of the North, full of trolls and snow queens, she always longed to make this journey. But she could never have guessed what a challenging, epic, diverse and absorbing Arctic adventure lay ahead of her.

East Of Everything
53:05

East Of Everything: Weather Man

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC2 November 29, 2009

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Be careful what you wish for ... Art Watkins wakes up one morning, five months on since he and his brother Vance re-opened their parents' 70s backpacker hostel - the Far Out ...

Be careful what you wish for ... Art Watkins wakes up one morning, five months on since he and his brother Vance re-opened their parents' 70s backpacker hostel - the Far Out East - lying next to Eve in a lovers' embrace, and counts his blessings. The brothers are getting on well, and business is finally starting to pick up.

Thalassa
25:00

Thalassa: The Kerkennah Islands

SBS November 29, 2009

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and Environment

Ethical Understanding

Personal and Social Capability

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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.

Everyone Loves A Wedding
24:59

Everyone Loves A Wedding

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS November 29, 2009

Intercultural Understanding

Civics and citizenship

Personal and Social Capability

Ethical Understanding

Asia and Australia

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
An engaging eight-part documentary series that explores how 16 culturally diverse couples cope with their 'big day'.

An engaging eight-part documentary series that explores how 16 culturally diverse couples cope with their 'big day'.

Marcel Duchamp
26:01

Marcel Duchamp

SBS November 28, 2009

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Marcel Duchamp was born in 1887 in France into a well-to-do bourgeois family and went on to become one of the most provocative and influential artists of the 20th century. His ...

Marcel Duchamp was born in 1887 in France into a well-to-do bourgeois family and went on to become one of the most provocative and influential artists of the 20th century. His first success was at the Armory Show in New York in 1913, where he exhibited his iconic neo-cubist 'Nude Descending A Staircase'.

The Pacific War In Colour
49:10

The Pacific War In Colour

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 November 26, 2009

Modern history

Civics and citizenship

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This two-part documentary shows the War in the Pacific seen for the very first time in colour. From exclusive footage of pre-War Japan to Pearl Harbour, Guadalcanal, Saipan, ...

This two-part documentary shows the War in the Pacific seen for the very first time in colour. From exclusive footage of pre-War Japan to Pearl Harbour, Guadalcanal, Saipan, Midway, as well as kamikazes and atomic devastation, this program provides an insight into this war with previously unseen colour footage.

Demetri's Castle
24:58

Demetri's Castle

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS November 26, 2009

Design and Technologies

Business and economics

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Lila and Demetri are already way past their deadline for completion. It's a financial crisis just waiting to happen, but they decide to do a photo shoot for their brochure and ...

Lila and Demetri are already way past their deadline for completion. It's a financial crisis just waiting to happen, but they decide to do a photo shoot for their brochure and website despite not having everything in place. The most important of the 35 chandeliers being installed is broken and the curtain hanging hits a snag. Yet despite all that, Lila and Demetri decide it is time to open their luxury retreat, Glynt Manor anyway and when the first guests arrive they are all in for a surprise.

Margaret Fulton: Our Food Journey
49:27

Margaret Fulton: Our Food Journey

Lifestyle Channel November 26, 2009

Design and technologies

History

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This one-hour documentary celebrates the history of Australian food through the recollections of Australian food legend Margaret Fulton, a pioneer of the Australian kitchen.

This one-hour documentary celebrates the history of Australian food through the recollections of Australian food legend Margaret Fulton, a pioneer of the Australian kitchen.

Downunder Grads
25:10

Downunder Grads: Testing Times

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS November 26, 2009

Personal and Social Capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
First year students have more than just their university studies to manage as they'll do whatever it takes to get the edge over their competition. For Toby, attempting a ...

First year students have more than just their university studies to manage as they'll do whatever it takes to get the edge over their competition. For Toby, attempting a triple degree while maintaining his political party commitments are part of his life plan. Japanese masters student Tsuyoshi is initially over the moon to be in Australia, but soon finds the whole experience overwhelming. And full-fee paying international student, Alejandra, feels one step behind her local classmates as she contemplates failure, disgrace or the loss of her family's dream for a better life for her through education.

Inside Hana's Suitcase
1:32:52

Inside Hana's Suitcase

ABC2 November 25, 2009

Personal and social capability

Modern history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A group of Japanese children and their passionate and tenacious teacher, Fumiko Ishioka, help solve the mystery of a young Jewish girl whose name was painted on a battered old ...

A group of Japanese children and their passionate and tenacious teacher, Fumiko Ishioka, help solve the mystery of a young Jewish girl whose name was painted on a battered old suitcase they received from Auschwitz.

Eco House Challenge
24:53

Eco House Challenge: Final Countdown

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS November 25, 2009

Geography

News and Current Affairs

Personal and Social Capability

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The families have just two days to go and nerves are starting to fray. Have the Shepherds taken too big a risk putting their kids in control? Over at the Edwards home, Spike ...

The families have just two days to go and nerves are starting to fray. Have the Shepherds taken too big a risk putting their kids in control? Over at the Edwards home, Spike has taken a leaf out of Cam's eco book and he too has drawn up a master plan.

Talking Heads
27:28

Talking Heads: Phillip Adams

ABC November 26, 2009

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Studio interview program that goes behind the 'public face' of fascinating men and women in our society. This episode features Phillip Adams.

Studio interview program that goes behind the 'public face' of fascinating men and women in our society. This episode features Phillip Adams.

Whatever! The Science Of Teens
26:29

Whatever! The Science Of Teens: Mood

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC2 November 25, 2009

Health and PE

Biology

Science

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Science reveals that irrational, inexplicable teenage mood swings aren't only normal, they're helpful and beneficial - even if they are painful for parents and teens alike. ...

Science reveals that irrational, inexplicable teenage mood swings aren't only normal, they're helpful and beneficial - even if they are painful for parents and teens alike. Teenagers may be sulky and surly one moment, exuberant and ecstatic the next. And it's more than hormones that brings on these extreme teen mood swings, it's their developing brains that are also to blame. Teens are at a cerebral crossroads; their brains driving new ways of thinking and feeling, and how teens learn to manage their moods can either empower or derail them for the rest of their lives.

Jail Birds
26:06

Jail Birds

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC November 24, 2009

Personal and Social Capability

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Choirmaster Jonathon Welch continues his unique brand of music making with a group of women prisoners in Tarrengower Prison in regional Victoria. Each week he takes the women ...

Choirmaster Jonathon Welch continues his unique brand of music making with a group of women prisoners in Tarrengower Prison in regional Victoria. Each week he takes the women through musical exercises, drills, singing and even some dance moves with his ever-changing group. Consistency is hard because the prisoners come and go.

Family First
51:40

Family First

ABC November 25, 2009

Religious studies

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The federal election of October 2004 heralded a major shift on the political landscape when the pulpit became a place for politicians to confess their faith and seek the ...

The federal election of October 2004 heralded a major shift on the political landscape when the pulpit became a place for politicians to confess their faith and seek the evangelical Christian vote. It also saw the flexing of the zealot muscle of the Christian lobby on major senate issues such as gay marriage, euthanasia and embryonic stem cell research.

Elders with Andrew Denton
27:54

Elders with Andrew Denton: Helen Bamber

Season 2 Episode 2 ABC November 23, 2009

Personal and social capability

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Helen Bamber has devoted six decades to helping heal people - people broken by genocide, slavery, ethnic violence and torture. This therapist and human rights campaigner runs ...

Helen Bamber has devoted six decades to helping heal people - people broken by genocide, slavery, ethnic violence and torture. This therapist and human rights campaigner runs the Helen Bamber Foundation for Survivors of Torture in London, and despite all she has witnessed, still has a sparkle in her eye and a spring in her step.

The Prime Minister Is Missing
55:51

The Prime Minister Is Missing

ABC November 23, 2009

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
From the director of the Logie Award-winning Who Killed Dr Bogle and Mrs Chandler? comes a new forensic investigation into the disappearance of Prime Minister Harold Holt. ...

From the director of the Logie Award-winning Who Killed Dr Bogle and Mrs Chandler? comes a new forensic investigation into the disappearance of Prime Minister Harold Holt. With Australia at war in Vietnam in 1967, suddenly Prime Minister Harold Holt disappeared without a trace - an event unparalleled in the history of western democracy. The nation was in shock and disbelief at the shattering news, hoping for a miracle for the man who famously declared it was "all the way with LBJ". (TEACHERS NOTES AVAILABLE)