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Small Island Big Fight
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directed by Aven S. Noah, fl. 2000; produced by Rosemary Hesp, fl. 1998, Film Australia (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2000), 25 mins
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On Murray Island in the Torres Strait, where the historic Mabo land rights case was fought, a new battle is brewing. This time over sea rights. Its outcome could have far-reaching implications for Australia's open waters. Murray Islanders won legal title to their land. Now they want the same for their reefs, seabe...
directed by Aven S. Noah, fl. 2000; produced by Rosemary Hesp, fl. 1998, Film Australia (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2000), 25 mins
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Mabo - Life of an Island Man
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directed by Trevor Graham, 1954-; produced by Denise Haslem, fl. 1979-2013, Film Australia Ltd. (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1997), 1 hour 27 mins
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Mabo - Life of an Island Man is the story of a small island and an extraordinary man. Eddie Koiki Mabo was born on Murray Island in the Torres Strait, but lived most of his life in exile. Only after his death did the island wholeheartedly welcome him home. By then the island and Eddie, between them, had changed th...
directed by Trevor Graham, 1954-; produced by Denise Haslem, fl. 1979-2013, Film Australia Ltd. (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1997), 1 hour 27 mins
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