A feature-length documentary which provides personal accounts of the forcible removal of indigenous children from their families. Through these stories of survivors of the stolen generations, musician and performer Archie Roach reconstructs his own story. He was about three years old when he was taken from his family. He talks about the value of 'joining the circle' - his metaphor for the recovery that can be achieved by those who have been separated from their families, as they link up again.
For over 30,000 years, the desert people of central Australia had walked their lands, their life governed by ancient and immutable laws laid down by the totemic ancestors and their Dreamings.
Based on the true story of three young Aboriginal girls, Molly and Daisy and their cousin, Gracie (Evelyn Sampi, Laura Monaghan, Tianna Sansbury), who in 1931, were forcibly removed from their mothers and their home in Jigalong and moved over fifteen thousand miles away, as a part of official Government policy. Molly leads her younger sister and cousin on a brave escape and in a bid to find their way home, following, on foot, the rabbit-proof fence that cuts across the Gibson Desert and towards Jigalong.
Kumanjayi Japanangka Granites was a respected Warlpiri Elder and lore keeper from Yuendumu. We follow Rex through his day as he talks about his achievements, including his mission to interpret the Bible.
Rosalie (Kumalie) Riley, a traditional Eastern Arrernte woman and respected Elder from Alice Springs, is on a mission to teach the young people of her community songs, dances and stories.
Suzanne Thompson heads back to her Inangai kuntri to follow her family legacy.
Each year the Warnindilyakwa and the Nunngubbyu traditional owners of Groote Eylandt and Bickerton Island make their way to Barunga for the festival.
Muna Garruugaray follows the life of Worimi woman, Dr Gabrielle Perry. From experiences throughout her life, Gabrielle has now dedicated herself to becoming a doctor to one day give medical help.
Meet Rev Sealin Garlett who is one of the most respected elders in the Noongar community and one of the best speakers of the Noongar language.
Biddy and her daughters Susan Swan and Selina Swan, granddaughter Jeanette Swan, and their children travel with Biddy as she recollects a journey she made as a child.
Follow the journey of three talented young indigenous football players from the red dust ovals of central Australia to the hallowed turf of the new Adelaide Oval.
Follows the changes of fishing life over the generations of families on the Island of Badu through Artwork.
Born and bred Cherbourg Elder, Uncle Henry Hegarty, has a rich story to tell about his life, beginning when he left home at age 17.
Pearl Duncan is an elder on Bribie Island and a unique Aboriginal woman who has written a thesis with a difference. She investigated the use of humour in the survival of Aboriginal people.
Rhonda Radley is a passionate Biripai woman revitalising Gatang language in her mid North Coast community of NSW. She hopes one day to speak her traditional language fluently with her grandchildren.
John 'Bombardier Burnsie' Burns shares his story of the Battle of Coral in the Vietnam War and the impact it has had on his life, love and friendships.
Two Elders from Moa Island talking about their upbringing when they were young and sharing their fond memories that is close to their hearts and Island life.
More than simply a game of touch rugby for young Indigenous people, Nunga Touch is also an Indigenous educational and sports program embodying: cultural and community identity and pride.
Aunty Beryl Van-Oploo is a respected Elder of the Redfern community. She is a great advocate for providing opportunities for young Indigenous people.
Aunty Peggy Tidyman is a respected Elder in Logan, a leading member of the Logan District Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Corporation for Elders.
"I don't even want to touch it", says Gunaikurnai Elder Frank Harrison. It wouldn't seem that an old walking stick should inspire such fear.
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