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My Place - Episode 11: 1908: Evelyn, Games from India

Evelyn, her brother Edward and their friend Freddie Müller are playing an imaginary game under the tree. They are pretending to be tiger hunters in India. Miss Müller tells them about tigers and their inability to reverse down trees. Evelyn's father brings home the Mr Wong's 'No. 5' assortment of fireworks to be used on ...


Media Watch, 1997: In Barcelona tonight

This clip shows 'Media Watch' presenter Stuart Littlemore describing how a story on 'Today Tonight' about fugitive businessman Christopher Skase had been fabricated. Littlemore summarises the story in which journalist David Richardson claimed to be in Majorca (Mallorca) fleeing local police who wanted his tape of Skase. ...


Media Watch, 1999: Cash for comment

This clip shows Richard Ackland, presenter of 'Media Watch', alleging that radio personality John Laws sought payment from the Australian Bankers' Association (ABA) to change his on-air opinions. Voice recordings and transcripts of Laws saying he was approached by the banks are juxtaposed with a confidential ABA document ...


Forbidden Lie$, 2007: Beyond belief

This clip presents two Jordanian experts on 'honour' killing presenting evidence that Norma Khouri's book 'Forbidden Love', which claims to be the true story of an 'honour' killing in Jordan, is a fabrication. The clip begins with the voice of one of the experts, a journalist who campaigns against 'honour' killing, saying ...

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All this can I truly deliver - unit of work

In this unit of work, students explore William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' in great detail. The unit focuses on Shakespeare's development of relationships, exploration of universal themes, and unparalleled use of imagery. Students will work closely with the play's text to identify and integrate evidence to support their findings. ...


Proof, 1991: Betrayal in the park

This clip shows how skillful editing and camera work and sparse layered dialogue portray the three protagonists, Andy (Russell Crowe), Celia (Geneviève Picot) and Martin (Hugo Weaving), and reveal their complex relationships. Andy meets Celia, Martin's housekeeper, when he goes to visit Martin, a blind man who hopes to ...

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Integrity and anti-doping in sport: school lesson plans

Issues around cheating or unfair advantage including the use of illicit drugs and performance-enhancing drugs have long been a feature of human competition. This suite of lesson plans focus on integrity and anti-doping in sport and provides information, resources and activities to develop greater knowledge and awareness ...