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Fight For Country – the story of the Jabiluka Blockade (Pip Starr) – anniversary 1 April 23

Today is the 25th Anniversary in stopping the Jabiluka Uranium Mine in Kakadu Northern Territory and this movie is about their fight called Fight for Country

Fight For Country tells the story of one of Australia’s largest ever land rights and environmental campaigns, the fight to stop the building of a second uranium mine within Kakadu National Park.

Made with the cooperation of the Mirrar aboriginal clan, the owners of the land on which Jabiluka was proposed to be built on. Includes a 12 minute animation of the nuclear fuel cycle with archival footage from Chernobyl, Chelyabinsk, Sellafield and others.

Features some very funky animations made by Fishfeet Designs. Writer/director/camera/editor: Pip Starr Producer/Technical Direction/ Audio : Bill Runting Animations – Dermot Egan, Fishfeet Designs. Digitized from FOE (Melbourne) Anti-Nuclear Archives.


April 1, 2023 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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