Film synopsis

A critical smash hit, HEARTBREAK HIGH is the groundbreaking Australian TV series that captured the attention of a nation and delivered cutting-edge drama into family living rooms. Boldly presenting the youthful energy and gritty abandon of life in and out of the classroom, HEARTBREAK HIGH established a widespread fan base, becoming a cult institution for over 10 million viewers worldwide.

Grounded in realism, tackling all the big issues such as sex, drugs, racism, crime and growing up, HEARTBREAK HIGH pulls no punches, placing students Nick, Jodie, Con, Danni, Steve, Rivers and friends in a day-to-day cultural melting pot.

Under the eagle eye of Southgate, Series One has Jodie chasing a singing career, Nick dealing with the tragic death of his mother, Con and Rivers up to their necks in trouble with the police, a teacher’s scandalous resignation and a surprise pregnancy!

Featuring a dynamic cast of performers including Abi Tucker (THE SECRET LIFE OF US), Salvatore Coco (UNDERBELLY), Scott Major (NEIGHBOURS) Ada Nicodemou (HOME AND AWAY) alongside seasoned stalwart Tony Martin (THE INTERVIEW),

HEARTBREAK HIGH– SERIES 1 contains 26 episodes of captivating classroom drama that will keep you in the clique.


Running time

1143 Minutes

Year of production