The ASSI Stories Experience – A Speech by Joanne Warkill

Written by Joanne Warkill and presented at the Australian South Sea Islander Stories Film Festival, 14 December 2014 at The Edge, Brisbane. First of all I acknowledge my God for all his blessings, secondly I acknowledge the traditional owners of this land in which we stand on today. I acknowledge all elders past and present andContinue reading “The ASSI Stories Experience – A Speech by Joanne Warkill”

Inaugural film festival to share Australian South Sea Islander stories

An inaugural free one-day festival of Australian South Sea Islander film, arts, food and music will be held at The Edge, Queensland in Brisbane on Sunday 14 December 2014. The event is the culmination of a 12-month project, funded by the Australian Council for the Arts. It has seen Australian South Sea Islander participants fromContinue reading “Inaugural film festival to share Australian South Sea Islander stories”