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Issue Details: First known date: 1985... 1985 Warriors
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This documentary looks at the subject of Aboriginal resistance to the white invasion, focusing on such people as Pemulwuy, Yagan, Bennelong, the Eora people, and the Kalkadoon people. The theme of resistance is important because most Australians do not think that there was organised Aboriginal resistance to colonisation. The program also includes interviews with descendants who reminisce on the continuity of the Aboriginal warrior tradition.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1985
    • Sydney, New South Wales,: SBS Television , 1985 .
      Extent: 29 min.p.
      Description: Colour
      Series: form y separately published work icon Rainbow Serpent SBS Television (publisher), Richard Guthrie , Eric Willmot , Bob Maza , Australia : SBS Television , 1985 Z1676913 1985 series - publisher film/TV

      A six-episode awareness series examining aspects of Australian Aboriginal heritage and culture. It also looks at such issues as Aboriginal resistance against white invaders.

      Number in series: 3
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