Sick at heart (A)

Australia, 1991

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Episode of Series “Four corners (Television program)”.
It is more than twenty five years since Aborigines were granted equal rights, but in that time the conditions in which they live have barely changed, and in many instances, because of the introduction of alcohol into their communities, their situation has become more hopeless. The appalling statistics on Aboriginal health - a male life expectancy less than that of Bangladesh, the highest risk of death by murder in the world, are a disgrace to Australia, and whilst there are those who care, there seems to be little hope for the future as whites and blacks alike despair of any easy solution. Paul Barry and the Four Corners team table this generally pessimistic report.

Credits

producer

Debbie Whitmont

production company

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Language

English

Duration

00:49:00:00

Colour

Colour

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/82130--sick-at-heart-a/ |title=Sick at heart (A) |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=23 April 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}