When under threat of having their children stolen by authorities, Indigenous mothers resorted to darkening their fair-skinned children with mud and charcoal. In this short film, the mother of an albino Aboriginal girl tries to disguise her child but to no avail. After the girl has been taken from her family, she flees the convent and attempts to return home.
Source: Australian Screen.Alice Springs Canberra : CAAMA Productions Australian Film Commission. Indigenous Branch , 1998
After the death of her sister, an Indigenous Australian woman travels to her hometown to pay her last respects.Wynnum Canberra : Crow Films Australian Film Commission. Indigenous Branch , 1998
In an isolated desert community, Della and Alvin are promised under the traditional laws of marriage. Their time has come. They move in together. One house, two swags, a guitar ... no idea.Alice Springs Canberra : Chili Films Australian Film Commission. Indigenous Branch , 1998
An Aboriginal family stops for a quick break in a deserted town, not realising till later that some things are not always what they seem.Earlwood : Green Island Films , 1998
Two Aboriginal teenagers are leaving their mission.Australian Film Commission. Indigenous Branch , 1998