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Two Indigenous brothers fight for survival in a world in which humans and non-humans clash.

Notes

  • The 'Hairies' speak Gumbaynggirr; the remainder of the dialogue is in English.
  • Award-winning and individually published episodes are indexed on AustLit.

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form y separately published work icon Terra Nullius Michael Miller , Jane Allen , Australia : Goalpost Pictures Pukeko Pictures , 2016 11075392 2016 single work film/TV Australia : Goalpost Pictures Pukeko Pictures , 2016

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Language: Aboriginal Gumbaynggirr AIATSIS ref. (E7) (NSW SH56-11) , English

Works about this Work

“Too Busy Building a World to Tell a Story” : Between World-Building and Storytelling in the Cleverman Storyworld Tara Lomax , 2018 single work essay
— Appears in: Senses of Cinema , December no. 89 2018;
Visualising Life : Cleverman and the Vitalist Body Paul Atkinson , 2018 single work essay
— Appears in: Senses of Cinema , December no. 89 2018;
Dreamtime Mutants and Urban Vigilantes : Aboriginal Superheroes in American Comics Kevin Patrick , 2018 single work essay
— Appears in: Senses of Cinema , December no. 89 2018;
We Need Another Hero : The Incompatibility of Superheroes and Australia Liam Burke , 2018 single work single work essay
— Appears in: Senses of Cinema , December no. 89 2018;
Cleverman and Australian Superheroes (Introduction) Angela Ndalianis , Liam Burke , 2018 single work essay
— Appears in: Senses of Cinema , December no. 89 2018;
TV Fantasy Based on Aboriginal Stories Premieres in Berlin 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Land Rights News , April vol. 6 no. 1 2016; (p. 29)

— Review of Cleverman Jon Bell , Jonathan Gavin , Ryan Griffen , Michael Miller , Jane Allen , Stuart Page , Justine Gillmer , 2016 series - publisher film/TV
'Cleverman an X-men-like fantasy inspired by Aboriginal peoples' history and mythology, premiered at the Berlin Film Festival to great acclaim ...'
Cleverman First Look Review – Wickedly Exciting Indigenous Superhero Story Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 16 May 2016;

— Review of Cleverman Jon Bell , Jonathan Gavin , Ryan Griffen , Michael Miller , Jane Allen , Stuart Page , Justine Gillmer , 2016 series - publisher film/TV
'Early this year one great big why-haven't-we-seen-that-before box was ticked with the arrival of Spear, the world's first Indigenous Australian dance movie. A similarly irresistible milestone lies at the heart of ABC TV's soon-to-air program Cleverman, the first Indigenous Australian superhero series. ...'
Superheroes' Dream the Future Dreaming of the Future Vanessa Williams , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 25 May 2016; (p. 1, 5)

— Review of Cleverman Jon Bell , Jonathan Gavin , Ryan Griffen , Michael Miller , Jane Allen , Stuart Page , Justine Gillmer , 2016 series - publisher film/TV
Home Grown Super Heroes Lenny Ann Low , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 26 May 2016; (p. 7) The Sydney Morning Herald , 30 May 2016; (p. 5)

— Review of Cleverman Jon Bell , Jonathan Gavin , Ryan Griffen , Michael Miller , Jane Allen , Stuart Page , Justine Gillmer , 2016 series - publisher film/TV
Hungry for Success Shannon Molloy , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 29 May 2016; (p. 3)

— Review of Cleverman Jon Bell , Jonathan Gavin , Ryan Griffen , Michael Miller , Jane Allen , Stuart Page , Justine Gillmer , 2016 series - publisher film/TV
Ex PM Joins ABC in 2016 Antimo Iannella , Anna Vlach , Matt Gilbertson , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 25 November 2015; (p. 28)
With 80% Indigenous Cast Cleverman Becomes First Australian Show to Premiere at Berlinale Megan Spencer , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 18 February 2016;
'Set in urban Sydney in a dystopian near future, the sci-fi series brings timely issues of race relations, border protection and refugees to Berlin film festival.'
Indigenous Series Shines at Surreal Berlinale Stephanie Bunbury , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 24 February 2016; (p. 47)
Cleverman, Crowdfunding, and Kudos Alexandra Pierce , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Aurora Australis , February 2016;
We're Not Living in a Multiracial Television Utopia yet. Here's What Still Has to Change Monica Tan , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 13 May 2016;
'Waleed Aly winning the Gold Logie was a win for racial diversity on television, but the true measure of change is banality, not superstar exceptions.'
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