Whitewashed (A)

Australia, 1983

Film

Examines the removal of Aboriginal children from their families and their placement in foster homes with white parents, the effect upon the children and the continuation of the practice in NSW today.

Credits

production company

New South Wales Institute of Technology

producer/director

Sue Ross

Duration

00:20:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1983

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

303304

Language

English

Subject categories

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Adoption

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Children

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - New South Wales

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Removal

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - presentation

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - presentation

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