Botj struggles to find a place for himself
9:47

Botj struggles to find a place for himself

Clip from Yolngu Boy

Indigenous Australians

7-8
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11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Botj watches Milika and Lorrpu's ceremony into manhood. Afterwards, he goes to see his estranged mother. The next day, envious of Milika and Lorrpu, Botj pressures them into ...

Botj watches Milika and Lorrpu's ceremony into manhood. Afterwards, he goes to see his estranged mother. The next day, envious of Milika and Lorrpu, Botj pressures them into breaking into the local store. Botj gets into a fight with Lorrpu. Feeling isolated and angry, Botj decides to get high. Memories of Bäru (crocodile) initiation and anxieties about his future flash through his mind and he spins out of control, trashing the Youth Centre.

Displacement, erasure, and family ties
6:39

Displacement, erasure, and family ties

Clip from Mabo

Indigenous Australians

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The Mabo family head north to Murray Island, but discover their travel request refused, denying father and son the traditional rite of passage before death. Back home, Eddie ...

The Mabo family head north to Murray Island, but discover their travel request refused, denying father and son the traditional rite of passage before death. Back home, Eddie explains the injustice to Henry and Noel but is shocked to learn that the government claims ownership over Indigenous land. Eddie discusses the situation with Bonita and thinks of his father. While presenting a lecture, Eddie tells a petulant student that the staking of a Union Jack cannot undo 16 generations of cultural k

Evonne Goolagong Cawley transforms Australian sport
8:23

Evonne Goolagong Cawley transforms Australian sport

Clip from Australia: The Story of Us

Indigenous Australians

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Leading sports figures discuss how Evonne Goolagong's success at Wimbledon changed Australian tennis and sport.

Leading sports figures discuss how Evonne Goolagong's success at Wimbledon changed Australian tennis and sport.

Eddie meets Bonita, finds strength in traditions
6:37

Eddie meets Bonita, finds strength in traditions

Clip from Mabo

Indigenous Australians

7-8
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Eddie 'Koiki' attends the social event in town, looking for Bonita 'Netta'. Eddie introduces himself as Koiki and his "white-fella" name as Eddie. Eddie learns that Bonita ...

Eddie 'Koiki' attends the social event in town, looking for Bonita 'Netta'. Eddie introduces himself as Koiki and his "white-fella" name as Eddie. Eddie learns that Bonita doesn’t like drink or pubs and he pretends to agree. As he turns to leave, he drops a bottle of alcohol and is exposed for lying. Later, the cops pull him up and search him for nothing. Displace and confused, Koiki performs a customary song on the railway line as he walks home. The next day writes to Bonita, apologising for h

Who We Are In Sport
49:19

Who We Are In Sport

FOXTEL Bio July 3, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Through the lens of some of the world's greatest sporting achievers, the program looks at how far Aboriginal Australians have come, and it acknowledges the struggle undertaken ...

Through the lens of some of the world's greatest sporting achievers, the program looks at how far Aboriginal Australians have come, and it acknowledges the struggle undertaken so far. As the journey is not over, we share their current concerns and aspirations for the future of their sports as well as their hopes for Indigenous Australians in all walks of life.

Secret Country
52:48

Secret Country

NITV July 9, 2014

Indigenous Australians

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This historical documentary from John Pilger is an early exploration of the struggles of Indigenous Australians in their own country, and the long, historical conspiracy of ...

This historical documentary from John Pilger is an early exploration of the struggles of Indigenous Australians in their own country, and the long, historical conspiracy of silence in Australia.

Over-Represented: A Vice Special On Indigenous Incarceration
45:05

Over-Represented: A Vice Special On Indigenous Incarceration

ABC2/Kids July 5, 2016

Indigenous Australians

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
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Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This documentary takes a look at the over-representation of Indigenous Australians incarcerated in our prison system.

This documentary takes a look at the over-representation of Indigenous Australians incarcerated in our prison system.

Cold Justice
1:12:25

Cold Justice: Mark Haines

Season 1 Episode 1 NITV February 14, 2018

Indigenous Australians

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Walkley Award nominee Allan Clarke looks into the injustice many Indigenous Australians face when it comes to unsolved homicides. Allan investigates the 1988 death of ...

Walkley Award nominee Allan Clarke looks into the injustice many Indigenous Australians face when it comes to unsolved homicides. Allan investigates the 1988 death of Aboriginal teenager Mark Haines.

Awaken
55:39

Awaken: Constitutional Recognition

NITV May 28, 2014

Indigenous Australians

News and current affairs

9-10
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Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Is Australia ready to vote yes to a referendum? This Awaken special, hosted by award-winning Stan Grant and filmed in front of a studio audience, features a panel discussion ...

Is Australia ready to vote yes to a referendum? This Awaken special, hosted by award-winning Stan Grant and filmed in front of a studio audience, features a panel discussion of Indigenous leaders and constitutional experts on what progress has been made to advance the discussion on Constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians.

Message Stick
26:47

Message Stick: Born In This Skin

ABC December 13, 2009

Indigenous Australians

Media Arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Vernon Ah Kee is a portraitist, graphic and video artist. In 2009 Ah Kee will become one of a select group of Australians whose work will be displayed on the most important ...

Vernon Ah Kee is a portraitist, graphic and video artist. In 2009 Ah Kee will become one of a select group of Australians whose work will be displayed on the most important visual arts stage in the world, the Venice Biennale.

Living Black
25:01

Living Black: September 5, 2018

NITV September 5, 2018

Indigenous Australians

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Australia's longest running Indigenous current affairs program, bringing compelling human stories and looking in-depth at some of the most important issues affecting ...

Australia's longest running Indigenous current affairs program, bringing compelling human stories and looking in-depth at some of the most important issues affecting Indigenous Australians.

Living Black
25:04

Living Black: July 4, 2018

NITV July 4, 2018

Indigenous Australians

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Australia's longest running Indigenous current affairs program, bringing compelling human stories and looking in-depth at some of the most important issues affecting ...

Australia's longest running Indigenous current affairs program, bringing compelling human stories and looking in-depth at some of the most important issues affecting Indigenous Australians.

Living Black
25:51

Living Black: No Holding Back

NITV March 8, 2017

Indigenous Australians

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
The traditional way of life for Aboriginal Australians was changed forever after their first contact with Europeans. Lives, language, land and lore were lost across large ...

The traditional way of life for Aboriginal Australians was changed forever after their first contact with Europeans. Lives, language, land and lore were lost across large swathes of the country due to colonisation. Living Black follows the men behind an ambitious program in Central Australia that hopes to reconnect youth with that ancient culture and their elders through the revival of the traditional handmade tool making practice of Tjilirra.

The Point
52:47

The Point: November 29, 2017

NITV November 29, 2017

Indigenous Australians

Business and economics

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Struggle Street shows Aboriginal woman Norma and her children tragically becoming homeless. We investigate how they're surviving and if the safety net really exists for First ...

Struggle Street shows Aboriginal woman Norma and her children tragically becoming homeless. We investigate how they're surviving and if the safety net really exists for First Australians.

Living Black
25:56

Living Black: September 26, 2018

NITV September 26, 2018

Indigenous Australians

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Australia's longest running Indigenous current affairs program, bringing compelling human stories and looking in-depth at some of the most important issues affecting ...

Australia's longest running Indigenous current affairs program, bringing compelling human stories and looking in-depth at some of the most important issues affecting Indigenous Australians.

Living Black
25:08

Living Black: March 6, 2017

SBS March 6, 2017

Indigenous Australians

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
The traditional way of life for Aboriginal Australians was changed forever after their first contact with Europeans. Lives, language, land and lore were lost across large ...

The traditional way of life for Aboriginal Australians was changed forever after their first contact with Europeans. Lives, language, land and lore were lost across large swathes of the country due to colonisation. Living Black follows the men behind an ambitious program in Central Australia that hopes to reconnect youth with that ancient culture and their elders through the revival of the traditional handmade tool making practice of Tjilirra.

Hidden History
25:58

Hidden History

SBS March 17, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Brook Andrew is an Australian artist with indigenous Australian heritage on his mother's side. He embarks on a controversial project to unearth 'hidden' photographs depicting ...

Brook Andrew is an Australian artist with indigenous Australian heritage on his mother's side. He embarks on a controversial project to unearth 'hidden' photographs depicting the trauma and debasement of indigenous Australians by early settlers, and then using them in his artwork. It's an emotional and difficult process culminating in exhibitions across Australia which are viewed with varying appreciative and critical responses.

Living Black
25:31

Living Black: Men's Movement

NITV March 1, 2017

Indigenous Australians

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
The traditional way of life for Aboriginal Australians was changed forever after their first contact with Europeans. Lives, language, land and lore were lost across large ...

The traditional way of life for Aboriginal Australians was changed forever after their first contact with Europeans. Lives, language, land and lore were lost across large swathes of the country due to colonisation. Living Black follows the men behind an ambitious program in Central Australia that hopes to reconnect youth with that ancient culture and their elders through the revival of the traditional handmade tool making practice of Tjilirra.