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This LibGuide will aid your study of the film Charlie's Country.

Film Trailer


Study Guide

The Northern Territory National Emergency Response

An important context of the film is the Northern Territory National Emergency Response Act 2007 also known as the 'intervention'. This legislation was enacted to 'improve the wellbeing of certain communities in the Northern Territory.'

What is the Northern Territory Emergency Response Act?

10 Impacts of the NT Intervention

Australian Human Rights Commission - A human right's analysis

Creative Spirits Aboriginal Culture/Politics


Background Information


Interviews with the director

David Gulpilil In Conversation with Margaret Pomeranz