On Sacred Ground

Australia, 1980

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Discusses the controversial question of Aboriginal land rights. Deals with the arguments to preserve sacred sites versus the Australian government’s agreements with mining companies. Concentrates on the situation at the Noonkanbah Station in Western Australia. Suitable for upper secondary level.

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producer

Robin Hughes

director

Oliver Howes

production company

Film Australia

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia

Duration

00:56:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1980

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