King’s seal

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53 minutes, Australia, 2014

English Version with French subtitles

Directed by Kim Mavromatis & Quenteen Agius

Produced by MAV Media & NITV

The current struggle of the Aborigines in Australia to defend sacred places or their rights against certain societies lies in the use of a document from 1836 before the courts. It concerns a letter patent from King William 4th forever recognising the land rights of the Aborigines. Can this forgotten letter legally be the basis for Aboriginal defence ?