Vis-

Title

Vis-

Subject

Australia, USA, Indigenous, Race, Racism, Music, Sub-cultures

Description

Witnesses two powerful performance artists, Ningali Lawford and James Luna, using humour & drama to confront the prejudices about indigenous people in Australia and the USA. This is their four day encounter over a satellite video link spanning the distance between north-western Australia and California.

Source

SBS Annual Report 00-01, 04-05
http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/32890885
http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/17335241
http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/32890885

Rights

Ronin Films c2003

Format

Documentary

Alternative Title

Native Tongue, aka vis-

Date Issued

2003

Duration

52 mins

Director

Nick Torrens, Steven Lawrence, Phil Lucas

Producer

P: Nick Torrens, P: Steven Lawrence

Contributor

SBSi, FFC, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Native American Public Telecommunications, Inc., Rockefeller Foundation, Soros Documentary Fund

Date Commissioned

2000-2001

Production Fund

Genneral

SBS TV Broadcast Date

12/08/04

SBS TV Slot

Storyline Australia

Files

Citation

“Vis-,” SBSi Commissioned Content, accessed May 23, 2017, http://sbsi.digitalfabulists.org/document/3768.