Sovereign Embassy Film Night: Shadow Sister

Sovereign Embassy Film Night: Shadow Sister.

7pm Friday 27th April
Brisbane Sovereign Embassy
Corner of Cordelia and Russell Sts. Musgrave Park

Shadow Sister is a 1977 film biography of Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island) poet, activist and public speaker Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Kath Walker).

Oodgeroo took her people’s message and demand for freedom not just to white Australia but to the world.

Also: Advice for white Indigenous activists in Australia

Shadow Sister will be preceded by footage of Gary Foley and Robbie Thorpe discussing sovereignty and the do’s and don’t’s of white activism. There will also be discussion before and after the main feature. Filmed at a public discussion forum at MAYSAR (Melbourne Aboriginal Youth, Sport and Recreation), Fitzroy: August 31st, 2010.

Entry by donation

7pm Friday 27th April
Brisbane Sovereign Embassy
Corner of Cordelia and Russell Sts. Musgrave Park

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