Presented by Arakwal Corporation, Flickerfest & iQ Inc
Wednesday 7th July, 6.30pm (Sold Out)
2nd Screening due to high demand (sponsored by Byron Theatre):
Saturday 10 July, 6.30pm – Tickets here at Byron Theatre
The Arakwal Corporation, Flickerfest & iQ Inc are thrilled to present an inspiring evening of aboriginal storytelling celebrating NAIDOC Week 2021, this years theme ‘Heal Country!’
This year’s programme curated from Flickerfest favourites will take you on a special journey with some incredibly strong and powerful stories whose compelling voices will inspire and delight.
The filmmakers have become some of the leading lights in indigenous film making, blazing brightly on Australian screens and stage.
Programme includes: award winning short The Moogai by Casino wri/dir Jon Bell; Closed Doors by award winning Australian actor Hunter Page-Lochard (Cleverman), starring Wayne Blair; the delightful & inspiring documentary Djuwalpada from Wagilak songman Daniel Wilfred all the way from North East Arnhem Land; moving sibling story Bala, the first short film by Bangarra Dance Theatre’s former senior choreographer Deborah Brown; & Bama by local emerging filmmaker Jahvis Loveday winner of the jury & audience award at this years iQ/Flickerfest Byron All Shorts.
Come along & enjoy these unique stories from incredible filmmakers championing aboriginal voices through this year’s NAIDOC theme ‘Heal Country!’; & support the celebration of aboriginal culture during NAIDOC Week.
A fundraiser for the Arakwal Corporation & supported by the Indigenous Coordination Centre.
Buy Tickets here: byroncentre.com.au or at the Byron Theatre (Community Centre)
Tickets also available at door – ‘subject to availability’: $17/$15 con
Don’t miss out – limited to 130 tickets due to Covid restrictions.
More info: 0414 779881
14th Arakwal NAIDOC Week Short Films Screening Programme – 110min
View the Arakwal NAIDOC 2021 sizzle reel here
Full event details: www.iQ.org.au