BLACKBIRD is an award-winning short narrative film inspired by the history of Australia’s sugar slaves, written and directed by Australian-Solomon Islander filmmaker Amie Batalibasi.
To watch BLACKBIRD via online streaming (for private viewing) or DVD (for educational use, community screenings & a variety of uses) read below.
We invite you to share viewing links with your family, community, school, friends and colleagues to help us create awareness around a history that has remained largely under-acknowledged and unknown for more than 150 years.
Vimeo OnDemand (available internationally): https://vimeo.com/ondemand/blackbird5
Kanopy (Universities in Australia, International Libraries, Universities & Tertiary Level Institutions): https://www.kanopy.com/product/blackbird-0
SBS OnDemand (Australia only – link expires 28 Feb 2020): https://www.sbs.com.au/programs/video/1060008515764/Blackbird
UPCOMING Broadcast: ABC International Asia Pacific broadcast, 8th August 2020, details: CLICK HERE
DVD for private, educational & community screenings
The BLACKBIRD DVD is available through Ronin Films : http://bit.ly/BlackbirdRonin (prices vary according to use)
Streaming and Downloads of Ronin titles through DVD and Vimeo-on-Demand are for private home use only.
For use by educational institutions or for public screenings (whether commercial or non-commercial), please contact Ronin Films on email@example.com or (02) 6248 0851.