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Main Title: The Dark emu story.
Author: Clarke, Allan, film director, screenwriter.
Hickey, Jacob, film producer, screenwriter.
Dale, Darren, film producer.
Mravicic, Belinda, film producer.
Imprint: [East Melbourne, VIC] : Madman Entertainment, [2024] 2023.
Collation: 1 DVD-video (approximately 82 minutes) : 12 cm. sound, colour ;
Subject: Pascoe, Bruce
First Nations Australians
First Nations Australians - - Land and landscape
Agriculture and farmers
Land use
History Wars
Australian movies and television programs
Documentary films
A thought provoking, revelatory and inspiring documentary telling the story of Bruce Pascoe's Dark Emu the publishing phenomenon that challenged Australia to rethink its history and ignited a raging debate. Pascoe's best-selling book makes the explosive claims that First Nations people were not only hunters and gatherers but also farmers who were part of a complex economic system. It ignited a fierce debate, sparking searing criticism. The Dark Emu Story is a feature length documentary that delves into the controversy, providing a platform for First Nations people to share their remarkable stories and enlighten our understanding of Australian history.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2023. "Exploring a raging debate on Australia's history"--Container.
Written by Allan Clarke, Jacob Hickey ; produced by Darren Dale, Jacob Hickey, Belinda Mravicic ; directed by Allan Clarke.
Censorship classification : M - Mature themes.
In English. Subtitles: [CC] English captions (descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired).
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Video Library Computers Folder: Video Available Not for loan
DVD Display DVD 305.801 PAS Available