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The Screen Guide

FIRST CONTACT is a constructed documentary series that takes a group of six ordinary citizens and immerses them into Aboriginal Australia.

Production Details

This is an umbrella record for a series
First Contact

Series listing
First Contact series 1 2014
First Contact series 2 2016
Crew
No crew details
Director
Ronan Sharkey  Dora Weekley  David Grusovin  Bruce Permezel
Writers
Jacob Hickey
Producer
Darren Dale  Jacob Hickey
Cast
No cast details
Production Completion
2016
Production Company
Blackfella Films Pty Ltd
Australian Sales
SBS International
International Sales
SBS International

Screen News

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