Catalog Home Page


Stasiuk, G. and Murray, L. (2006) Weewar. [Short Film] [Creative Output]


In 1842 the Crown prosecuted Weewar, a Bindjareb Nyungar, for carrying out tribal payback. Weewar's trial became the test case in Western Australia, which determined that British Law took precedence over traditional law.

Publication Type: Creative Output
Written byKearing, K.A.
DirectorStasiuk, Glen
ProducerAshcroft, N.
Executive ProducerJowsey, D.
Sound ProductionMurray, Leo
ActorJamieson, T.
ActorDocker, P.
Company Credits: ABC, ScreenWest, Film & TV Institute (Fremantle), Murdoch University
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Media, Communication and Culture
Publisher: BlackRussian Productions
Publishers Website:
Related URLs:
Other Information: Run Time: 9:00 Nominated at the 2006 West Australian Screen Awards for Best Production Design.
Item Control Page Item Control Page