Dark Science

Title

Dark Science

Subject

Colonial History, Indigenous, Biography

Description

In 1910, a Swedish scientist, Eric Mjorberg, questions the evolution of Indigenous Australians. Uses archival footage from Sweedish expedition to Kimberly in 1910

Source

SBS Annual Report 05-06, 07-08
http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/34914357
http://www.screenaustralia.gov.au/find-a-film/detail.aspx?tid=23841&grp=t&s=dark%20science&sin=all&ystart=1970&yend=2017

Rights

SBS Content Sales (International Sales), VEA, Svierges Television (SVT) (Scandanavian Distributor)

Format

Documentary

Date Issued

2007

Duration

52 mins

Director

Warwick Thornton

Writer

Johan Gabrielsson, David Milroy

Producer

P: Frank Haines, EP: Ingemar Persson (SVT), CE: Trevor Graham

Contributor

SBSi, FFC, ScreenWest, LotteryWest, Frank Haines Films

Date Commissioned

2005-2006

Production Fund

General

SBS TV Broadcast Date

3/02/08

SBS TV Slot

Storyline Australia

Comments

Narrator: Jack Thompson, Director of Photography: Warwick Thornton

Files

Citation

“Dark Science,” SBSi Commissioned Content, accessed November 20, 2017, http://sbsi.digitalfabulists.org/document/4062.