Showing 1 - 10 of 29 titles with a criteria of Subject is Oceania
Five short films from Indigenous communities across Indonesia show their response to threats to their forests posed by miners, loggers, palm oil plantations and global warming. In the sixth film a Dayak Iban community inspires hope as it offers a simple solution to the global climate crisis.
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Face to Face Media | 2008 | 37 minutes
Follows the mission of one theater company to bring the consumer revolution to the people of the highlands of Papua New Guinea.
Icarus Films | 1996 | 52 minutes
The Dani and the Asmat come face to face with the modern world in Irian Jaya.
Bullfrog Films | 1993 | 52 minutes
BEDEVIL is the stunning debut feature from Tracey Moffatt (NIGHT CRIES, NICE COLORED GIRLS) and the first feature directed by an Australian Aboriginal woman.
Women Make Movies | 1996 | 90 minutes
The history and advantages of hemp as an industrial fiber.
Bullfrog Films | 1996 | 55 minutes
A Torres Strait Islander sets out on a voyage of discovery to the great museums of Europe where his cultural heritage now lies.
Icarus Films | 1998 | 58 minutes
Explores exceptionally beautiful landscapes as well as rare intact marine life.
First Hand Films | 2020 | 43 minutes
John Pilger's horrifying expose of the West's complicity in the twenty-year genocide in East Timor.
Bullfrog Films | 2006 | 75 minutes
In Papua New Guinea, local tribes are caught in a cycle of poverty due to oil companies looking for new fields and tourists in search of exoticism.
Icarus Films | 2022 | 85 minutes
Once, Australia discussed whether Aboriginals belong to fauna or to human beings. Today in the Kimberley, home to various Aboriginal communities, some have given up, but others choose to fight to bring a change for the better to their people.
First Hand Films | 2019 | 79 minutes