Video Extras

The Tall Man - Extras - History of Palm

The Tall Man - Extras - History of Palm

Murrandoo Yanner and Tony Koch offer a snapshot of Palm Island's Indigenous history.

The Tall Man - Extras - The Epiphany

The Tall Man - Extras - The Epiphany

Murrandoo Yanner recounts the evening Hurley had an epiphany – early in his policing career – that changed the way he viewed and treated Aboriginal people.

The Tall Man - Extras - Mulrunji

The Tall Man - Extras - Mulrunji

Murrandoo Yanner explains why Doomadgee is referred to by the Indigenous community and some media outlets as ‘Mulrunji', and not Cameron, after his death.

The Tall Man - Extras - Duty of Care

The Tall Man - Extras - Duty of Care

Tony Koch explains why he thinks the police did not adhere to a duty of care in dealing with Doomadgee's death and the legal proceedings that ensued.

The Tall Man - Extras - 80 Cans

The Tall Man - Extras - 80 Cans

Tony Koch points out why Roy Bramwell's testimony of having drunk 80 cans of beer should've been more thoroughly scrutinised.

The Tall Man - Extras - In Reverse

The Tall Man - Extras - In Reverse

Tony Koch speculates on what would've been if Doomadgee had survived, and Hurley had been the victim of the scuffle.

The Tall Man - Video Extras - Mulrunji

The Tall Man - Video Extras - Mulrunji

Murrandoo Yanner explains why Doomadgee is referred to as ‘Mulrunji', and not Cameron, during the mourning period.

The Tall Man - Video Extras - 80 Cans

The Tall Man - Video Extras - 80 Cans

Tony Koch points out why Roy Bramwell's testimony of having consumed 80 cans of beer should've been more thoroughly scrutinised.

The Tall Man - Video Extras - In Reverse

The Tall Man - Video Extras - In Reverse

Tony Koch speculates on what would've been if Doomadgee had survived, and Hurley had been the victim of the scuffle.

The Tall Man - Video Extras - The Epiphany

The Tall Man - Video Extras - The Epiphany

Murrandoo Yanner recounts the evening Hurley had an epiphany – early in his policing career – that changed the way he viewed and treated Aboriginal people.

The Tall Man - Video Extras - Duty of Care

The Tall Man - Video Extras - Duty of Care

Tony Koch explains why he thinks the police did not adhere to a duty of care in dealing with Doomadgee's death and the legal proceedings that ensued.

The Tall Man - Extras - The Police Tape

The Tall Man - Extras - The Police Tape

Chloe Hooper talks us through the police tape that captured Doomadgee's last moments, frame by gruelling frame.

The Tall Man - Video Extras - History of Palm

The Tall Man - Video Extras - History of Palm

Murrandoo Yanner and Tony Koch offer a snapshot of Palm Island's Indigenous history.

The Tall Man - Video Extras - The Police Tape

The Tall Man - Video Extras - The Police Tape

Chloe Hooper talks us through the police tape that captured Doomadgee's last moments, frame by gruelling frame.

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Accolades

Winner:
-2011 AWGIE Award for Best Documentary, Public Broadcast
-Best Documentary at the ImagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival 2011
-Walkley Award Long-form Journalism: Documentary

Nominated:
-Public Broadcast Documentary Category, Australian Writers Guild Awards 2011
-Best Feature Length Documentary in the inaugural Samsung AACTA Awards (a continuum of the Australian Film Institute Awards) 2011
-2011 Documentary / AACTA Award for Best Direction in a Documentary
-2011 Documentary / AACTA Award for Best Cinematography in a Documentary
-2011 Documentary / AACTA Award for Best Editing in a Documentary

Selected:
-Toronto International Film Festival 2011
-International Documentary Festival Amsterdam
-Palm Springs Film Festival
-ImagineNative Film Festival
-Brisbane Film Festival
-Adelaide Film Festival

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