The Resource Blackout series 6, episode 1-6, Australian Broadcasting Corporation production

Blackout series 6, episode 1-6, Australian Broadcasting Corporation production

Label
Blackout series 6, episode 1-6
Title
Blackout series 6
Title number
episode 1-6
Statement of responsibility
Australian Broadcasting Corporation production
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Blackout was produced by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Aboriginal Programming Unit between 1989 and 1995 and set the precedent for its production Aboriginal controlled media
  • V02880: Series 6-Episode 1 (04/01/94): This episode is titled "Torres Strait Island traditional adoption."
  • V02881: Series 6-Episode 2 (11/01/94): This episode includes "St Lukes" a catholic Primary School in Sydney's South (Revesby) has a sister school in Ringer Soak on the N.T./W.A. border where they exchange letters, photos and videos of each other, teachers and consultants are interviewed, Sport racism interviews with prominent Aboriginal, Afro-American and white sports-people regarding the effects of racism on the individual and the game, profile on Danny Eastwood who is an artist and cartoonist for the Koori Mail and discusses the devaluation of Aboriginal art due to cheap Asian copies, editorial 'Face the Facts' with Michael Watson, music Rough Image "Trodden through Raukken."
  • V02882: Series 6-Episode 3 (18/01/94): This episode contains an exhibition called 'Poignant Regalia' featuring the breast plates that were given to Aborigines by colonialists, desert technology in Papunya near Alice Springs including innovations in technology and engineering designed specifically for this remote environment and it's people, editorial 'Face the Facts' with Michael Watson, music video by John Albert, Anthony and Tony Mundine are interviewed about their lives and endeavours with young people at Tony's Gymnasium in Redfern, Sydney
  • V02883: Series 6-Episode 4 (25/01/94): This epsiode is a full-length documentary titled 'Tribal Voice' on musicians Yothu Yindi where Mandawuy Yunupingu talks about the world of the Yolngu people of Yirrkala including his family life, cultural events and kinship relationships, and Yunupingu Mandawuy also discusses the national and international success of the band
  • V02884: Series 6-Episode 5 (01/02/94): This episode includes the "Oglala Incident " where an FBI agent was killed in 1975 at Wounded Knee Pine Ridges Reservation in South Dakota and an American Indian Leonard Peltier was accused of the killing and is still in prison, Michael Riley was in London for an Indigenous Music Festival where he talks to Kev Carmody, Archie Roach and Lou Bennett from Tiddas, editorial 'Face the Facts' with Michael Watson, music clips from Kev Carmody "Thou Shalt Not Steal" and Us Mob "I'm A Fool For You."
  • V02885: Series 6-Episode 6 (08/02/94): This epsiode features a story on Indigenous people's contribution from WWI to the present day and how their contributions have long been unrecognised, interviews with Magistrate Pat O'Shane about her life and achievements also featured are her two talented daughters, editorial 'Face the Facts' with Michael Watson, getting young, talented Aboriginal people playing rugby and gaining further benefits from the program, music clip with 'Mr. Midnight.'
Cataloging source
AIAS
Credits note
Editor, John Buck; ABC executive producer, Vaughan Hinton; executive producers, Alan James and John Edwards; producers, Martin Fabinyi and Stephen M. Johnson; reporters, Michael Watson, Clayton Lewis; Michael Riley
Date of event
January and February 1994
Date time place
Filmed between
Information about documentation
  • See FC00770_1-4 for correspondence, newspaper articles, film and sound sheets
  • Not auditioned
PerformerNote
Danny Eastwood; John Albert; Anthony Mundine; Tony Mundine; Leonard Peltier; Mandawuy Yunupingu; Stuart Kellaway; Kev Carmody; Archie Roach; Lou Bennett; Pat O'Shane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Eastwood, Danny,
  • Yunupingu, Mandawuy
  • Yunupingu, Galarrwuy
  • O'Shane, Patricia
Label
Blackout series 6, episode 1-6, Australian Broadcasting Corporation production
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Not digitised ; no access copies
  • Copy held for the purposes of on-site research and study only
  • Durations: 29 min. 13 sec.; 28 min. 12 sec.; 28 min. 52 sec.; 55 min. 57 sec.; 28 min. 6 sec.; 28 min. 7 sec
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
F0004899
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
6 videocassettes (approximately 30 min each)
Immediate source of acquisition
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • No form
  • See V04774_1 for digital copy of V02883 (episode 4)
  • See FC00770_1-4 for related footage
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Stock number
ABC_010 (V02880-V02885)
Terms governing use
  • Copyright restrictions may apply
  • There are copyright and contractual restrictions applying to the reproduction of most of these recordings
Label
Blackout series 6, episode 1-6, Australian Broadcasting Corporation production
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Not digitised ; no access copies
  • Copy held for the purposes of on-site research and study only
  • Durations: 29 min. 13 sec.; 28 min. 12 sec.; 28 min. 52 sec.; 55 min. 57 sec.; 28 min. 6 sec.; 28 min. 7 sec
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
F0004899
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
6 videocassettes (approximately 30 min each)
Immediate source of acquisition
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • No form
  • See V04774_1 for digital copy of V02883 (episode 4)
  • See FC00770_1-4 for related footage
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Stock number
ABC_010 (V02880-V02885)
Terms governing use
  • Copyright restrictions may apply
  • There are copyright and contractual restrictions applying to the reproduction of most of these recordings

Library Locations

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