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Night Cries: A Rural Tragedy (1989)

Tracey Moffatt continues to challenge the social construction of Aboriginality and how it is viewed nationally and internationally. Night Cries is a possible sequel to Jedda.

Length: 17 minutes 6 seconds

Featured in the A Short History of Indigenous Filmmaking collection

Original classification rating: G

Production company:


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 524741

Education Resources:

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