Thursday, October 09, 2008

First Australians on SBS

SBS annouces the screening of First Australians: the untold story of Australia. The story begins in 1788 in Sydney, with the friendship between an Englishman (Governor Phillip) and a warrior (Bennelong) and ends in 1993 with Koiki Mabo's legal challenge to the foundation of Australia.

This multiplatform project chronicles the collision of two worlds and the genesis of a nation.

Over four weeks, Sunday and Tuesday nights, 8.30 pm from October 12.

Visit SBS First Australians for exclusive online footage. Create your own playlist, email it to a friendsm embed it on your website and even display it on your social network page. You can also upload your own story to share.

Hardcover pictorial book, CD soundtrack, and DVD will be available.

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