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Film Australia - Digital Resource Finder

Free-for-education video clips for streaming or download with print-friendly two-page resource sheets that include background information, engaging student research and classroom activities written by leading teachers. Click here for resources on 'Indigenous Australia'


To look at more Digital Learning websites relating to Indigenous Peoples including Ceremony - The Djungguwan of Northeast Arnhem Land and Pacific Stories Learning.

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To order your own copy of the AFI award winning Mabo - Life of an Island Man, 85 minutes, or search other related Film Australia titles, go to 'How to Order'

To order Land Bilong Islanders (1989), 52 minutes go to Ronin Films website