Connection to Place (2015)

 

"I don't like saying massacre site. It's a grave site that should be protected"

As word spreads that a new freeway is in the pipeline, residents voice their concerns about the impacts of the project on community. This documentary touches on themes of indigenous recognition, the fragile Beeliar Wetlands ecosystem and the intangible value of community.

Produced by Barking Wolf
Commissioned by Hamilton Hill Community Group
Filmed and edited by Mitchell Withers
Music composition and sound design by Tom Allum