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The Best on the Black Box showcases the most inspirational and thought provoking documentaries, TV shows and movies from here and across the globe screening on NITV.
Karina Marlow

2 Sep 2016 - 2:51 PM  UPDATED 2 Sep 2016 - 3:03 PM

NITV is a channel made by, for and about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Through us, you will discover a channel for all Australians. Be inspired and learn the true history and culture of Australia on NITV. 

The Price of Peace

Sunday 4 September, 9.30pm

A moving portrait of Tame Iti, a Maori activist, and his fight with the New Zealand crown to clear his name. 

Our Stories

Weekdays from 7:00pm

Start your week off with Our Stories, a vibrant series of mini docos from emerging regional and remote filmmakers.

League Nation Live

Tuesday 6 September, 7.30pm

Catch up with the NRL-mad team for the last round of the season as they talk finals, footy and fun times on League Nation Live. Last week they caught up with legendary basketball player Patty Mills, check it out!

North East AFL

Tuesday 6 September, 9.30pm 

Catch this week's North East AFL match call of the preliminary semi-final clash between Sydney Swans and the Aspley Hornets. 

Boxing for Palm Island

Wednesday 7 September, 7.30pm

Watch the story of the new generation of warriors coming out of Palm Island, a group of boxers defying stereotypes and taking the future into their own hands with the help and support of Uncle Ray – the man who has brought boxing back to Palm Island.

Marngrook Footy Show

Thursday 8 September, 7.30pm

After a historic all-female panel made headlines last week the boys will be back to discuss the first week of the AFL finals!


Thursday 8 September, 9.30pm

Mel Gibson's Oscar-nominated film returns to NITV showcasing the talents of its Indigenous Mexican and Native American cast. 

Chappelle's Show

Friday 9 September, 9.30pm

Thank God it's Friday! Relax and enjoy the comedy genius of Dave Chappelle as he takes on American culture with his observational humour. 


Saturday 10 September, 9.30pm

Set in WA in 1968, this film captures the tender story of friendship and loyalty between two boys on the cusp of adulthood.