Country: Australia

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URCHIN

After a family dispute with his Mother Tuli and brother Lika, Livi opts for a night out with his estranged older brother Sio & his boys – much to the protests of his Mother. However, it’s not the night Livi imagined – instead taken on a rollercoaster of mischief and mayhem, ending with the boys …

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CITIZENS OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

This documentary follows the work of a team of scientists, explorers and conservationists as they join forces on an ocean adventure to survey the effects of climate change on one of the most remote and rarely visited regions of the Great Barrier Reef. Calling for immediate global action, their work offers hope that our coral …

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THE ART OF INCARCERATION

Seen through the eyes of Indigenous prisoners at Victoria’s Fulham Correctional Centre, director Alex Siddons explores how art and culture can empower First Nations people to transcend their unjust cycles of imprisonment.THE ART OF INCARCERATION both analyses and humanizes the over representation of Indigenous Australians within the prison system, whilst seeking answers and striving toward …

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THE POWER OF THE DOG

Set in Montana in the 1920s, Jane Campion’s hotly anticipated new film is an enthralling revisionist western awash in sublime expanses and nuance, capturing a landscape and a people driven by the fantasy and folly of western expansion. Adapted from Thomas Savage’s cult novel of the same name, THE POWER OF THE DOG tells the …

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OFF COUNTRY

In Rhian Skirving and John Harvey’s documentary OFF COUNTRY, Indigenous teenagers navigate exams, social dramas and maintain meaningful connections to home while at boarding school. Every year, around 3,000 Indigenous students receive scholarships to attend some of Australia’s most prestigious boarding schools. It is an immense opportunity, but it also means they must leave their …

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GIRLS CAN’T SURF

Set in the peroxide fluoro circus of 80’s surfing, GIRLS CAN’T SURF follows the trailblazing life of the women who paved the way in the world of professional surfing and describes the grit it took to survive years of misogyny within the sport. Featuring champion professional surfers such as Jodie Cooper, Frieda Zamba, Pauline Menczer, …

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BIGGER THAN ME

BIGGER THAN ME is a female coming-of-age film about the complexity of being a girl and the challenges that drive you as a woman to take on the elemental power of big waves. Wrenna is a young woman with a fearless dream – a 6′ 2″ natural with a body built for the ocean, she …

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ARAATIKA! RISE UP

Despite their extensive legacy within the pan-Pacific rugby community, the Australian national team had one glaring deficiency, especially compared to their New Zealand rivals: their pre-game “unity dance” did little to inspire fear into their competition and courage among their fans. This hard truth was especially egregious considering the apparent diversity of the team, featuring …

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