BIRRARANGGA Panel Conversation: Whose Story is it Anyway?

Four First Nations panellists seated in front of a screen projecting the BIRRARANGGA Film Festival logo
22 June
Arc Cinema
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This event is part of BIRRARANGGA Film Festival at the NFSA. 

Join our international screen leaders in a discussion that will explore the idea of Story Sovereignty and examine the age-old question: who gets to tell Indigenous stories and why? 

Panellists include screen creative, actor and festival co-curator Tony Briggs; activist, artist and actor Tāme Iti; screenwriter Boyd Quakawoot; and filmmakers Matthias Luafutu and Nina Nawalowalo. 


Tickets and passes:

Full $22 | Concession $17 | Blak Tix $13 
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Purchase 5 Film Pass for $75


About BIRRARANGGA Film Festival

The NFSA is proud to partner with BIRRARANGGA Film Festival, celebrating Global Indigenous Films that explore the curatorial themes of ‘strength, resilience and the environment’. First Nations relationships to the image as a form of expression, particularly in Australia, is connected to thousands of years of cultural practices. Curated by Wurundjeri (Woiwurrung)/Yorta Yorta screen creative and actor Tony Briggs and producer/curator Damienne Pradier, BIRRARANGGA honours that history and acknowledges the contemporary currency of the moving image, of film, as an expression of the human experience in relation to our natural surroundings. 

BIRRARANGGA is a not-for-profit organisation that advances and promotes Indigenous filmmakers by encouraging innovative ways of thinking, creating and developing all Indigenous forms of the art of cinema. Donations over $2 are tax deductible. Your generous donations support will help maintain the operation of Australia's only Indigenous-led film festival. Donate to BIRRARANGGA



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