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A summary of which programs will be more accessible to those who are blind or vision-impaired.
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SBS Guide

26 Aug 2021 - 6:11 PM  UPDATED 9 Sep 2021 - 3:42 PM

SBS is making its programming more accessible for audiences with the full launch of audio description (AD) across a range of SBS and SBS VICELAND content on TV.

Audio description – the narration of visual and non-verbal elements of a program during gaps in dialogue – offers people who are blind or vision-impaired an understanding of what is being shown on screen. Flagship documentaries, compelling dramas, world-class movies, and cult classics that SBS is known for will feature in the selection of programming available on the live broadcast of SBS and SBS VICELAND channels. 

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Wednesday 1 September 2021

11.00am

NITV – First Footprints Series 1 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, PG

First Footprints is the untold story of how Aboriginal people came to Australia over 50,000 years ago and adapted and thrived in this harsh continent.

7.30pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 2), Documentary series, PG

The fans finally get to see their new team with its new owners. Some big signings and a new coach give them hope that maybe 2007 will deliver something special.

8.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – What Does Australia Really Think About?  Series 1 (Ep. 3), An SBS Original Documentary series, M

Casey Donovan investigates what Australia really thinks about obesity through emotional personal stories, confronting social experiments, covert filming and an in-depth nationwide survey.

9.35pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Marjorie Prime, Movie, M

With the help of a service that provides holographic projections of lost loved ones, an aging woman reconnects with those she was closest to as her memory and life begin to fade away.

 

Thursday 2 September 2021

3.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ Great Ocean Road (Ep. 4), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie's trip to tropical North Queensland finds him meeting a respected Kuku Yalanji Elder, a river guide who's made a sea change and an environmentalist who is determined to change attitudes.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Great Asian Railway Journey Series 1/ (Ep. 9), Documentary series, G

Michael Portillo continues his exploration of the Malaysian peninsula. Beginning in its dynamic and diverse capital, Kuala Lumpur, his railway journey heads to the very southern tip of Malaysia.

8.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Incredible Journeys With Simon Reeve Series 1 (Ep. 4), Documentary series, M

Simon focusses on his journeys through some of the world's most spectacular and unspoilt wildernesses, and reflects on the huge challenges we face in trying to protect them.

11.30pm

NITV – The Djarns Djarns, Documentary, PG

The Djarns Djarns is the story of a friendship between four young men. The responsibility they feel for their culture and the love of a young boy has for his father.

 

Friday 3 September 2021

12.00am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 3), Drama series, PG

Brady welcomes a visitor from his past. Sensing Holly's growing frustration, Hodges includes her in his unofficial investigation. Cora continues to apply pressure to Babineau.

1.00am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 4), Drama series, PG

Hodges is rattled by the unexpected death of a hospital staff member. Jerome offers much needed help in Hodges's quest to uncover the truth.

1.55am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 5), Drama series, PG

Eager to prosecute Brady, Montez turns up the heat on Dr. Babineau. Holly feels betrayed when Hodges' meddling threatens the future of Finders Keepers.

11.00am

NITV – When The River Runs Dry, Documentary, PG

In January 2019 videos of grown men near Menindee weeping as they held decades old Murray Cod that perished in the green oxygen starved soup that is all that remained of the Darling River went viral.

6.10pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Every Day, Movie, PG

10.20pm

NITV – Buwarrala Aryah, Documentary, PG

Buwarrala-Journey is a traditional walk for the Karrwa, Yanyuwa, Mara and Kurdanji peoples of the Gulf of Carpentaria in northern Australia.

 

Saturday 4 September 2021

12.00pm

VICELAND – The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, Movie, M

4.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ Waiben (Ep. 5), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie is in Waiben also known as the Thursday Island and meets a down to earth landscaper, an oyster farmer who's found his niche in the world and a Kaurereg Elder holding onto culture.

6.05pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Race, Movie, PG

The incredible true story of Olympic legend Jesse Owens is vividly brought to life in Race. In his epic quest to be the greatest athlete in history, Owens chooses to compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics, where he must overcome not only elite competition, but also the brutal racial climate of Adolf Hitler's Germany. Race is a film about courage, determination, tolerance, friendship and trust that critics are calling Movie Magic.

6.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Every Day, Movie, PG

9.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The King's Speech, Movie, M

The story of King George VI of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne, and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.

 

Sunday 5 September 2021

11.00am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Surrogates Series 1 Ep 1, Documentary series, M

Caitlin and Emma try to help other people start a family. David looks for a surrogate.

12.00pm

VICELAND – Deep Water Series 1 (Ep. 3), An SBS Original Drama series, M

Reeling with guilt, Nick and Tori investigate the death of Toohey and his past links to the Pointers gang. Tori questions the last person to see Toohey alive – his lawyer (Simon Burke).

4.30pm

NITV – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ Kangaroo Island (Ep. 6), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

7.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Brad's Status, Movie, M

7.40pm

NITV – First Footprints Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, PG

First Footprints is the untold story of how Aboriginal people came to Australia over 50,000 years ago and adapted and thrived in this harsh continent.

8.30pm

VICELAND – Life And Death Row Series 1 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, M

The final episode of the series follows 25-year-old legal student Kelly Hickman as she attempts to save two of the young killers facing execution in America.

9.25pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Nebraska, Movie, M

 

Monday 6 September 2021

11.00am

NITV – First Footprints Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, PG

First Footprints is the untold story of how Aboriginal people came to Australia over 50,000 years ago and adapted and thrived in this harsh continent.

12.00pm

VICELAND – The Longest Yard, Documentary, PG

Imprisoned for drunkenness and car theft, a football star is blackmailed into training a prison football team of misfits. He earns respect for the convicts and risks his chance of freedom.

2.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ K'gari (Ep. 7), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

K'gari, also known as Fraser Island is Ernie's next destination. He meets up with a proud Butchulla man, a four wheel drive enthusiast and a determined woman with a special connection to whales.

9.00pm

NITV – Australia's Shame, Documentary series, MA

It almost defies belief but right here in Australia there is a prison system that locks up 10 year olds and places children as young as thirteen in solitary confinement.

9.25pm

VICELAND – Taskmaster Series 2 (Ep. 1), Entertainment series, M

Greg Davies returns as the Taskmaster with assistance from Alex Horne. New competitors Richard Osman, Katherine Ryan, Jon Richardson, Doc Brown, and Joe Wilkinson are out to impress him.

10.20pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – What Does Australia Really Think About?  Series 1 (Ep. 3), An SBS Original Documentary series, M

Casey Donovan investigates what Australia really thinks about obesity through emotional personal stories, confronting social experiments, covert filming and an in-depth nationwide survey.

 

Tuesday 7 September 2021

1.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Broome (Ep. 5), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Broome in Western Australia is a place that's very close to Ernie's heart. Ernie gets to meet up with family, an old school mate, and a lady who is on the hunt for dinosaurs.

2.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ Blue Mountains (Ep. 8), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie visits the Blue Mountains in NSW to meet up with an enthusiastic cave guide, a Gundungurra man maintaining his connection to Country and a nature lover who finds solace in this wilderness.

6.30pm

NITV – First Footprints Series 1 (Ep. 4), Documentary series, PG

First Footprints is the untold story of how Aboriginal people came to Australia over 50,000 years ago and adapted and thrived in this harsh continent.

8.30pm

VICELAND – Alone Series 7 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, M

9.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Ali's Wedding, Movie, M

Meet Ali, the charming son of a Muslim cleric who despite the best of intentions, just can't seem to make the right life choices, though he dreams big.

 

Wednesday 8 September 2021

1.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Yirrkala (Ep. 3), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie visits the small community of Yirrkala in the Northern Territory to reconnect with some of the local Yolngu People and to learn more about what's happening on County.

5.25pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Florence Foster Jenkins, Movie, PG

Set in the 1940s, New York socialite Florence Foster Jenkins dreams of becoming a great opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. Stars Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Great British Railway Journey Series 11 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, G

Michael explores an unmistakably modern era of glamorous locomotives, cinema, and dance halls – but also a time of high unemployment and widespread poverty.

7.30pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, PG

In the lead up to first game, the team goes all out to gather a crowd – appearing at red carpet openings and prize fights to let people know the Rabbitohs are back.

 

Thursday 9 September 2021

12.50pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, PG

In the lead up to first game, the team goes all out to gather a crowd – appearing at red carpet openings and prize fights to let people know the Rabbitohs are back.

1.40pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Florence Foster Jenkins, Movie, PG

Set in the 1940s, New York socialite Florence Foster Jenkins dreams of becoming a great opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. Stars Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant.

2.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ Phillip Island (Ep. 9), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

This week Ernie meets a Boonwurrung man with a love for the ocean, and an inspirational lady finding balance between farming and the environment and a marine biologist following her passion.

2.40pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ Ntimiluk – Katherine Gorge (Ep. 10), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

In this episode Ernie visits Katherine and meets up with a visionary, a landscape photographer and a river guide who shares stories of the world famous Nitmiluk Gorge.

3.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 2/ Murchison (Ep. 11), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

In the season's finale Ernie and his late brother Buck take audiences back to their home town of Mullewa on the Murchison River. It is an entertaining, informative and heartfelt episode.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Great Asian Railway Journey Series 1/ (Ep. 10), Documentary series, G

Michael's railway tour reaches its final stop, Singapore. The island city-state at the southern tip of Malaysia is one of Asia's biggest success stories.

 

Friday 10 September 2021

12.30am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 6), Drama series, PG

When a visit from Lou elicits an unprecedented response from Brady, Dr. Babineau pushes him to communicate. Holly begins to come around to Hodges' thinking about Brady.

1.35am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 7), Drama series, PG

Hodges and Donna look toward a new future. Jerome contemplates his place in the world. Under pressure from Cora and Vitalta, Babineau performs brain surgery on Brady.

2.30am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 8), Drama series, PG

After Hodges suffers an attack, Ida, Holly, and Jerome rally around him, but Donna is reminded of her deepest fears.

3.50am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Madame Bovary, Movie, M

Adapted from Flaubert's classic novel, Madame Bovary tells the tragic story of Emma, a young beauty who impulsively marries a small-town doctor to leave her father's pig farm behind.

6.00am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Florence Foster Jenkins, Movie, PG

Set in the 1940s, New York socialite Florence Foster Jenkins dreams of becoming a great opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. Stars Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant.

2.05pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Charlottes Pass (Ep. 1), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Join Ernie as he explores the stunning Snowy Mountains winter wonderland that is Charlotte Pass and meets up with three thrill seekers Didge, Trick, and Maaika living out their dreams.

2.05pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Horizontal Falls (Ep. 2), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie visits the natural phenomenon that is Horizontal Falls up in the remote Kimberley region and learns what life is like for the young people working in this spectacular part of our Country.

9.30pm

NITV – Returning Our Ancestors, Documentary series, PG

Returning Our Ancestors explores the deep responsibility of Traditional Owners to return their people to Country and lay their Ancestor’s spirits to rest.

9.45pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Girl With A Pearl Earring, Movie, PG

A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works. Stars Scarlett Johansson.

11.35pm

VICELAND – 9/11: Escape From The Towers, Documentary, M

9/11: Escape From the Towers is a gripping first-hand account of the 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center told exclusively from the unique perspective of survivors.

11.35pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Madame Bovary, Movie, M

Adapted from Flaubert's classic novel, Madame Bovary tells the tragic story of Emma, a young beauty who impulsively marries a small-town doctor to leave her father's pig farm behind.

 

Saturday 11 September 2021

11.50am

NITV – Returning Our Ancestors, Documentary series, PG

Returning Our Ancestors explores the deep responsibility of Traditional Owners to return their people to Country and lay their Ancestor’s spirits to rest.

3.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Mount Kosciuszko (Ep. 4), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

4.35pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Interviewer, Short, PG

6.25pm

NITV – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Gold Coast (Ep. 12), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

9.40pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Girl With A Pearl Earring, Movie, PG

A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works. Stars Scarlett Johansson.

11.25pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Spotlight, Movie, M

Journalists from The Boston Globe investigate a cover-up of sexual abuse within the Roman Catholic Church.

 

Sunday 12 September 2021

4.40pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mission Galapagos Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, G

Liz Bonnin joins a scientific team aboard the research vessel, the Alucia, on a mission across the Galapagos Archipelago.

5.35pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Blitz: Britain On Fire Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, PG

Angellica Bell reveals the forgotten story of Mary Lawson – a huge star in 40s Britain who was in Liverpool with her RAF husband Buster Beaumont when the bombs began to fall.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Inside Central Station: Australia's Busiest Railway Series 1 (Ep. 1), An SBS Original Documentary series, M

8.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Australia Uncovered: Strong Female Lead,  An SBS Original Documentary series, M

8.30pm

VICELAND – Life And Death Row Series 2 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, M

Daniel, who killed a police officer in a dramatic car chase, is given the death penalty. Unusually for a death row prisoner, he is resisting all appeals to block his execution.

8.40pm

NITV – Pariah: The Lives And Deaths Of Sonny Liston, Documentary series, M

This documentary narrative explores the complex being of Sonny Liston – one of boxing’s most notorious fighters, and the mysterious circumstances of his death.

11.40pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Surrogates Series 1 (Ep. 2),  Documentary series, M

Caitlin is now pregnant with her boss Kate's baby, and they try to navigate the complex relationship between a surrogate and an intended parent while working together every day.

12.00am

VICELAND – Deep Water Series 1 (Ep. 4), An SBS Original Drama series, M

Oscar survives a brutal attack; Nick (Noah Taylor) and Tori (Yael Stone) reach back into the past and discover a vital lead previously masked by some very dodgy detective work.

 

Monday 13 September 2021

1.05am

VICELAND – Deep Water: The Real Story, An SBS Original Documentary, MA

This stunning documentary explores a spate of violence and crime which bloodied Sydney's coastline in the 1980s and 1990s.

8.30am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – This Beautiful Fantastic, Movie, PG

A reclusive young woman who dreams of becoming a children's book author makes an unlikely friendship with her neighbour, a cantankerous old widower. Stars Jessica Brown Findlay and Tom Wilkinson.

12.00pm

NITV – Pariah: The Lives And Deaths Of Sonny Liston, Documentary, M

This documentary narrative explores the complex being of Sonny Liston – one of boxing’s most notorious fighters, and the mysterious circumstances of his death.

3.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Yirrkala (Ep. 3), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie visits the small community of Yirrkala in the Northern Territory to reconnect with some of the local Yolngu People and to learn more about what's happening on County.

4.20pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Chalet Girl, Movie, PG

Pretty tomboy Kim (Felicity Jones) used to be a champion skateboarder, but now she flips burgers to support herself and her dad. Opportunity comes knocking when she flukes a winter-long catering job.

 

Tuesday 14 September 2021

7.05am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Chalet Girl, Movie, PG

Pretty tomboy Kim (Felicity Jones) used to be a champion skateboarder, but now she flips burgers to support herself and her dad. Opportunity comes knocking when she flukes a winter-long catering job.

3.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Mount Kosciuszko (Ep. 4), An SBS Original Documentary series, G

Mount Kosciuszko in New South Wales is Ernie's destination this week. He meets up with a passionate ecologist, a deep thinking hiker and a Ranger each with their own unique connection to the area.

5.50pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – This Beautiful Fantastic, Movie, PG

A reclusive young woman who dreams of becoming a children's book author makes an unlikely friendship with her neighbour, a cantankerous old widower. Stars Jessica Brown Findlay and Tom Wilkinson.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Who Do You Think You Are Series 11/ Julie Bishop (Ep. 7), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Australia's first female Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, has always had a love for the world, and she's now on a mission to discover where she inherited her globetrotting, adventurous spirit from.

8.30pm

VICELAND – Alone Series 7/ The Rock House (Ep. 2), Entertainment series, M

9.35pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Tess, Movie, M

A strong-willed noble peasant beauty is victimised, seduced, and effected by men and their Victorian ways.

 

Wednesday 15 September 2021

4.15am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – This Beautiful Fantastic, Movie, PG

A reclusive young woman who dreams of becoming a children's book author makes an unlikely friendship with her neighbour, a cantankerous old widower. Stars Jessica Brown Findlay and Tom Wilkinson.

12.40pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Chalet Girl, Movie, PG

Pretty tomboy Kim (Felicity Jones) used to be a champion skateboarder, but now she flips burgers to support herself and her dad. Opportunity comes knocking when she flukes a winter-long catering job.

3.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Broome (Ep. 5), An SBS Original Documentary series, G

Broome in Western Australia is a place that's very close to Ernie's heart. Ernie gets to meet up with family, an old school mate, and a lady who is on the hunt for dinosaurs.

6.10pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Rosie, Movie, PG

The story of a mother trying to protect her family after their landlord sells their rented home and they become homeless. Directed by Paddy Breathnach and stars Sarah Greene.

7.30pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 4), Documentary series, PG

In Yellowknife, fisherman Shawn Buckley tries his hand at a new business venture, while farmers Kate and Bart welcome their second child, and struggle to make the most of the summer season.

10.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Australia Uncovered: Strong Female Lead, An SBS Original Documentary series, M

 

Thursday 16 September 2021

6.55am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Rosie, Movie, PG

The story of a mother trying to protect her family after their landlord sells their rented home and they become homeless. Directed by Paddy Breathnach and stars Sarah Greene.

10.15am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Tess, Movie, M

A strong-willed noble peasant beauty is victimised, seduced, and effected by men and their Victorian ways.

12.50pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 4), Documentary series, PG

In Yellowknife, fisherman Shawn Buckley tries his hand at a new business venture, while farmers Kate and Bart welcome their second child, and struggle to make the most of the summer season.

3.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Hervey Bay (Ep. 6), An SBS Original Documentary series, G

Ernie visits the Queensland coastal town of Hervey Bay and meets a Butchulla musician, a couple focused on eco-tourism, and a man who shows off the migrating humpback whales.

7.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Sing Street, Movie, M

8.30pm

NITV – Resurrecting The Champ, Movie, MA

Journalist Erik meets a homeless man, Champ, and learns that he is a former boxing legend, Bob Satterfield. Eyeing a chance to revive his career, Erik pens down a biographical article on him.

9.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Victim Series 1 (Ep. 1), Drama series, MA

11.55pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 9), Drama series, MA

Babineau divulges the details of Brady's treatment, confirming Hodges' worst fears. As news about Brady spreads, Hodges faces intense scrutiny, and Babineau and Cora find themselves in jeopardy.

 

Friday 17 September 2021

12.55am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Taken Down Series 1 (Ep.1), Drama series, MA

Esme Lukasa, a Nigerian girl, is found dead at a bus stop outside a Direct Provision Centre for asylum seekers. A team of detectives, led by Inspector Jen Rooney, begin an investigation.

2.00am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Taken Down Series 1 (Ep. 2), Drama series, MA

The investigation continues. Isaiah is cleared of involvement in Esmes death and suspicion falls on Wayne and the contradictory evidence he is providing.

3.00am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Taken Down Series 1 (Ep. 3), Drama series, MA

We meet those running the brothel – Gar, an Irish slumlord, Benjamin, a Nigerian trafficker, his mistress Marvellous, and his enforcer Toby. Abeni is too scared of them to report her suspicions.

12.00pm

NITV – Resurrecting The Champ, Movie, MA

Journalist Erik meets a homeless man, Champ, and learns that he is a former boxing legend, Bob Satterfield. Eyeing a chance to revive his career, Erik pens down a biographical article on him.

3.45pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Rosie, Movie, PG

The story of a mother trying to protect her family after their landlord sells their rented home and they become homeless. Directed by Paddy Breathnach and stars Sarah Greene.

7.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Gold, Movie, M

 

Saturday 18 September 2021

5.35pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Blitz: Britain On Fire Series 1 (Ep. 2), Documentary series, PG

8.30pm

NITV – Pariah: The Lives And Deaths Of Sonny Liston, Documentary, M

This documentary narrative explores the complex being of Sonny Liston – one of boxing’s most notorious fighters, and the mysterious circumstances of his death.

 

Sunday 19 September 2021

3.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Sydney Harbour Patrol Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, PG

A million dollar police boat crashes onto rocks, and salvage diver Brendan risks his life to save nearby beach goers from the debris.

3.45pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – All Quiet On The Western Front, Movie, PG

A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I. Stars Richard Thomas and Ernest Borgnine.

3.50pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Sydney Harbour Patrol Series 1 (Ep. 2), Documentary series, PG

Police officer Gerard is faced with a massive public holiday party that threatens to spiral out of control. Meanwhile, Deckhand Andy must enter a danger zone to salvage a luxury boat.

4.40pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mission Galapagos Series 2 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, G

Liz Bonnin joins a scientific team aboard the research vessel, the Alucia, on a mission across the Galapagos Archipelago.

5.35pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Blitz: Britain On Fire Series 1 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, PG

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Inside Central Station: Australia's Busiest Railway Series 1 (Ep. 2),  An SBS Original Documentary series, M

7.40pm

NITV – First Footprints Series 1 (Ep. 3 ), Documentary series, PG

First Footprints is the untold story of how Aboriginal people came to Australia over 50,000 years ago and adapted and thrived in this harsh continent.

8.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Australia Uncovered: Osher Gunsberg A Matter Of Life And Death, An SBS Original Documentary series, MA

8.30pm

VICELAND – Life And Death Row Series 2 (Ep. 2), Documentary series, M

In April 2013, 18-year-old Shawn Ford Jr was charged with killing his girlfriend's parents with a sledgehammer. Now he is on trial for his life.

8.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – The Place Beyond The Pines, Movie, MA

A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks as a way to provide for his lover and their newborn child, a decision that puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop. 

9.35pm

NITV – Stolen Glory: The Tale Of Porky Brooke, Documentary, M

It was always Graeme's dream to follow his famous cousin, Lionel Rose into the ring, and that he did. This is the first time he has spoken about his career, which was tragically cut short.

10.55pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Surrogates Series 1 (Ep. 3),  Documentary series, M

Maddie, Alex, and Rich agree to give themselves six months to try to get pregnant, and single man David has his embryo transferred into his new surrogate, Faye.

 

Monday 20 September 2021

11.00am

NITV – First Footprints Series 1 (Ep. 3 ), Documentary series, PG

First Footprints is the untold story of how Aboriginal people came to Australia over 50,000 years ago and adapted and thrived in this harsh continent.

3.05pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Jindabyne (Ep. 7), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie visits Jindabyne in New South Wales, and goes angling with a trout fisherman, riding with a horse lover, and drops in on a very talented sculptor all living their mountain change.

6.05pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Abe, Movie, PG

12-year-old Abe is an aspiring chef who wants his cooking to bring people together – but his half-Israeli, half-Palestinian family has never had a meal that didn't end in a fight. Stars Noah Schnapp.

9.25pm

VICELAND – Taskmaster Series 2 (Ep. 3), Entertainment series, M

In one of the most difficult challenges of the competition, the rivals find themselves confronted with an intimidating man in gold chains – the mayor of Chesham.

10.20pm

VICELAND – Reclaiming Amy, Documentary, M

 

Tuesday 22 September 2021

2.10pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Abe, Movie, PG

12-year-old Abe is an aspiring chef who wants his cooking to bring people together – but his half-Israeli, half-Palestinian family has never had a meal that didn't end in a fight. Stars Noah Schnapp.

3.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Grampians (Ep. 8), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Join Ernie in the Grampians in Victoria as he visits a local cultural guide, goes kayaking with an outdoor enthusiast, and gets introduced to the art of glass blowing.

4.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Greek Island Odyssey With Bettany Hughes Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, PG

Bettany Hughes begins her journey in the waters of the Eastern Mediterranean near Fourni, finding a graveyard of ancient shipwrecks. Bettany meets underwater archaeologist George Koutsouflakis.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Who Do You Think You Are Series 11/ Troy Cassar Daley (Ep. 8), Documentary series, PG

On a quest to to find his ancestral homeland, country music icon Troy Cassar Daley will finally bridge the gap between his two cultural worlds.

8.30pm

VICELAND – Alone Series 7 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, M

 

Wednesday 22 September 2021

7.25am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Abe, Movie, PG

12-year-old Abe is an aspiring chef who wants his cooking to bring people together – but his half-Israeli, half-Palestinian family has never had a meal that didn't end in a fight. Stars Noah Schnapp.

4.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Greek Island Odyssey With Bettany Hughes Series 1 (Ep. 2), Documentary series, PG

Following Odysseus' trail, Bettany takes a predawn trip to Delos. An island held so sacred in ancient times that no one could live or die there. It's a rule still maintained.

5.45pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Growing Up Smith, Movie, PG

In 1979, an Indian family moves to America with hopes of living the American Dream. But their 10-year-old son's desire to become a 'good old boy' takes him further away from his family's ideals.

7.30pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 5), Documentary series, PG

7.40pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Free In Deed, Movie, M

When a single mother brings her young son to church for healing, a lonely Pentecostal minister is forced to confront the seemingly incurable illness of the child and his own demons as well.

8.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Lost For Words Series 1 (Ep. 1), An SBS Original Documentary series, M

8.30pm

VICELAND – Caroline Flack: Her Life And Death, Documentary, MA

9.25pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Australia Uncovered: Osher Gunsberg A Matter Of Life And Death, An SBS Original Documentary series, MA

 

Thursday 23 September 2021

8.40am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Growing Up Smith, Movie, PG

In 1979, an Indian family moves to America with hopes of living the American Dream. But their 10-year-old son's desire to become a 'good old boy' takes him further away from his family's ideals.

12.50pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 5), Documentary series, PG

1.20pm

NITV – Sisters In League, Documentary, PG

Belinda Miller travels with the Cherbourg women's team "The Hornettes" to compete at the Qld Murri Carnival, a major Rugby League competition, and discovers the humor and the passion of these women.

3.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ North Stradbroke Island (Ep. 9), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie visits Queensland's Stradbroke Island and meets up with traditional owners, spends time with a talented artist, and gets up close and personal with Manta Rays.

4.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Greek Island Odyssey With Bettany Hughes Series 1 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, PG

Bettany heads to Santorini, the site of one of the biggest volcanic eruptions in history. In the Bronze Age, it erupted with the force of 3000 atomic bombs, destroying much of the island.

6.05pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Love And Friendship, Movie, PG

8.30pm

NITV – Footy Legends, Movie, PG

An unemployed sports fan enters an amateur rugby league tournament where losing just isn't an option if he's to keep his family together.

9.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Victim Series 1 (Ep. 2), Drama series, MA

 

Friday 24 September 2021

12.05am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 2 (Ep. 10), Drama series, PG

As the community reels from recent news about Brady, the Mercedes Killer's future lands in the hands of the few people who have survived him.

12.15am

VICELAND – The Death Of Stalin, Movie, MA

In the days following Stalin's collapse, his core team of ministers tussle for control – some want positive change in the Soviet Union, others have more sinister motives.

1.10am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Taken Down Series 1 (Ep. 4), Drama series, MA

2.10am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Taken Down Series 1 (Ep. 5), Drama series, MA

3.10am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Taken Down Series 1 (Ep. 6), Drama series, MA

10.35am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Love And Friendship, Movie, PG

11.00am

NITV – Footy Legends, Movie, PG

An unemployed sports fan enters an amateur rugby league tournament where losing just isn't an option if he's to keep his family together.

1.50pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Growing Up Smith, Movie, PG

In 1979, an Indian family moves to America with hopes of living the American Dream. But their 10-year-old son's desire to become a 'good old boy' takes him further away from his family's ideals.

2.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Back To The Moon, Documentary, G

Fifty years after humans first set foot on the Moon, new scientific discoveries are fuelling excitement for a return to the lunar surface - this time, perhaps, to stay.

4.05pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Greek Island Odyssey With Bettany Hughes Series 1 (Ep. 4 ), Documentary series, PG

Arriving just as a sea storm hits, Bettany is lucky to reach 'the big island' of Crete before the seas become impassable.

7.35pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Mum's List, Movie, M

A woman dying of incurable breast cancer creates a list of memories and lessons for the husband and sons she is about to leave behind. Stars Rafe Spall and Emilia Fox.

10.35pm

NITV – Sasquatch'n, Documentary, PG

A groundbreaking investigative documentary that dives deep inside secret Native societies to uncover knowledge about the Sasquatch never revealed before.

 

Saturday 25 September 2021

6.00am

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Love And Friendship, Movie, PG

1.00pm

NITV – Sasquatch'n, Documentary, PG

A groundbreaking investigative documentary that dives deep inside secret Native societies to uncover knowledge about the Sasquatch never revealed before.

2.20pm

VICELAND – The Truth About Racism, An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

To try and understand the science behind racism, host Yassmin Abdel-Magied and four volunteers from different ethnic backgrounds undergo scientific tests to detect racial bias in the brain.

6.25pm

NITV – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Port Lincoln (Ep. 14), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

Ernie visits Port Lincoln and meets an ex-oyster farming couple, he swims with wild sea-lions with a chilled marine biologist and learns about great white pointer sharks from a passionate skipper.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Battle Of Britain: 3 Days That Saved The Nation Series 1 (Ep. 1 ), Documentary series, M

As the Battle of Britain begins in earnest, the whole country finds itself under attack from the might of Hitler’s air force. This episode explores the stories of people on the frontline.

8.30pm

NITV – The Final Quarter, Movie PG

Adam Goodes was a champion AFL footballer and Indigenous leader. In the final three years of his playing career he became a lightning rod for a heated public debate, and that divided the nation.

9.55pm

NITV – Marshall, Movie M

In the year 1941, a nearly bankrupt NAACP sends its only lawyer, thirty-two year old Thurgood Marshall, to conservative Connecticut to defend a black chauffeur against charges including rape.

 

Sunday 26 September 2021

12.20am

VICELAND – Deep Water Series 1 (Ep. 1), An SBS Original Drama series, M

A four-part fictional crime drama set in contemporary Bondi. Two detectives (Yael Stone and Noah Taylor) are assigned to investigate the brutal murder of a young man.

1.20am

VICELAND – Deep Water Series 1 (Ep. 2), An SBS Original Drama series, M

After a fatal shooting, tensions rise between Tori (Yael Stone) and Nick (Noah Taylor). Another body is found, and evidence links a former football legend to the past crimes.

2.25am

VICELAND – Deep Water Series 1 (Ep. 3), An SBS Original Drama series, M

Reeling with guilt, Nick and Tori investigate the death of Toohey and his past links to the Pointers gang. Tori questions the last person to see Toohey alive – his lawyer (Simon Burke).

3.25am

VICELAND – Deep Water Series 1 (Ep. 4), An SBS Original Drama series, M

Oscar survives a brutal attack; Nick (Noah Taylor) and Tori (Yael Stone) reach back into the past and discover a vital lead previously masked by some very dodgy detective work.

4.05pm

NITV – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Lake Mungo (Ep. 10), An SBS Original Documentary series, PG

The dry and remote Lake Mungo in New South Wales west is Ernie's destination. He meets up with a traditional owner, a guide, and an AFLW footy player working on her farm.

4.35pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mission Galapagos Series 1 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, G

In the culmination of this 1000km scientific research mission aboard the Alucia, Liz Bonnin and a team of scientific experts journey south to visit the oldest islands in the Galapagos.

6.35pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Hunt For The Wilderpeople, Movie, PG

New Zealand adventure comedy-drama film written and directed by Taika Waititi follows Ricky, a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild bush.

7.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Inside Central Station: Australia's Busiest Railway Series 1 (Ep. 3),  An SBS Original Documentary series, M

8.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Australia Uncovered: The Bowraville Murders, An SBS Original Documentary, M

8.30pm

VICELAND – Life And Death Row Series 2 (Ep. 3), Documentary series, M

In January 2014, 18-year-old Justin Back is brutally murdered in his own home. His friends Austin Myers and Timothy Mosley, are arrested for his murder. The pair give two very different stories.

10.00pm

NITV – Saving Seagrass, Documentary, PG

An exploration of the priceless environment of Roebuck Bay, Western Australia – the traditional lands of the Yawuru people – now under threat on many fronts.

 

Monday 27 September 2021

2.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Rivers Of Australia: A Journey Along The Murray

Narrated by Tony Barry, this feature follows James Livingstone and Albany Asher – along with their faithful canine companions Onyx and Rocco – as they kayak along the mighty Murray.

2.25pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Hunt For The Wilderpeople, Movie, PG

New Zealand adventure comedy-drama film written and directed by Taika Waititi follows Ricky, a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild bush.

4.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Huang's World Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, M

Meet Eddie Huang. We went to law school, told jokes, opened a restaurants, wrote a bestseller, and now he's here, drinking burgundy in Burgund and eating ancient foods in Istanbul.

7.40pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – L.A Story, Movie, M

With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a wacky weatherman tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of 1990s Los Angeles.

9.25pm

VICELAND – Taskmaster Series 2 (Ep. 4), Entertainment series, MA

The five take on more tasks to win a combination of points and respect from the Taskmaster. As well as pet rescue and pineapple concealment, there's a unique experiment carried out.

10.20pm

VICELAND – Lost For Words Series 1 (Ep. 1), Documentary series, M

Host Jay Laga’aia brings together eight everyday Australians that struggle to read and write in an emotional start to a nine-week intensive adult literacy program.

 

Tuesday 28 September 2021

9.05am

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Hunt For The Wilderpeople, Movie, PG

New Zealand adventure comedy-drama film written and directed by Taika Waititi follows Ricky, a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild bush.

3.00pm

NITV – Going Places With Ernie Dingo Series 3/ Gold Coast Hinterland (Ep. 11), An SBS Original Documentary series, G

4.05pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Greek Island Odyssey With Bettany Hughes Series 1 (Ep. 5), Documentary series, PG

Bettany arrives in the Peloponnese, a peninsula that's home to some of ancient Greece's most legendary kings and vicious warriors.

4.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Huang's World Series 1 (Ep. 2), Documentary series, M

Eddie Huang spends a weekend drinking wine and embracing the culture in Burgundy, France, and learns about the history of the region that makes some of the best wine in the world.

7.50pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – La Week-End, Movie, M

8.30pm

VICELAND – Alone Series 7 (Ep. 4), Documentary series, M

8.30pm

NITV – Chi-Town, Documentary series, M

 

Wednesday 29 September 2021

12.00pm

NITV – Sunny And The Dark Horse, Documentary, PG

The story of an Aboriginal stockman and his family at Collum Collum and their growing passion for 'picnic raving' on bush tracks in New South Wales.

4.10pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Greek Island Odyssey With Bettany Hughes Series 1 (Ep. 6), Documentary series, PG

Bettany sails through the Corinth Canal – a feat of engineering which required the removal of 12 million cubic metres of earth to construct.

7.30pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 6), Documentary series, PG

We visit the final games of the season and determine if the grand experiment of privatisation has worked at South's.

8.30pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Lost For Words Series 1 (Ep. 2), An SBS Original Documentary series, M

9.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – The Graduate, Movie, M

During a party given by his parents to celebrate his graduation, Benjamin Braddock is seduced by Mrs. Robinson. She is the wife of one of his father's closest friends. They have an affair.

10.10pm

VICELAND – Australia Uncovered: The Bowraville Murders, An SBS Original Documentary, M

 

Thursday 30 September 2021

12.15pm

NITV – South Sydney Story Series 1 (Ep. 6), Documentary series, PG

We visit the final games of the season and determine if the grand experiment of privatisation has worked at South's.

12.45pm

NITV – Stolen Glory: The Tale Of Porky Brooke, Documentary, PG

It was always Graeme's dream to follow his famous cousin, Lionel Rose into the ring, and that he did. This is the first time he has spoken about his career, which was tragically cut short.

2.00pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Vikings Uncovered, Documentary, PG

7.35pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Edie, Movie, M

9.25pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – The Victim Series 1 (Ep. 3), Drama series, MA

9.30pm

WORLD MOVIE CHANNEL – Taxi Driver, Movie, MA

Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster and Cybill Shepherd star in Martin Scorsese's classic about a mentally unstable taxi driver in New York City, where the decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violence.

11.55pm

SBS MAIN CHANNEL – Mr Mercedes Series 3 (Ep. 1), Drama series, MA