Past Event
Special Screening
You Can Go Now!

You Can Go Now!

Free - Bookings Essential

10th Jul
You Can Go Now!

You Can Go Now!

50 years of First Nations activism in Australia seen through the lens of contemporary Australian Aboriginal artist and provocateur Richard Bell.

YOU CAN GO NOW is a confronting and uncomfortable documentary experience that tracks the life and provocative work and writings of First Nations artist, Richard Bell. It reveals the ‘two Richards’ – ‘Richie’ the provocateur and enfant terrible of the art world who challenges its whiteness and the Richard who spent his childhood living in a tin shed, learnt his politics on the streets of Redfern and is known in his own community as an activist. His polemics and creative outputs provide a lens through which to consider the last 50 years of First Nations activism in Australia and its links to global protest movements.

Screening includes a Q&A with First Nations artist, Richard Bell.

Country Of Origin: Australia

10th Jul
Larissa Behrendt

Coarse language and crude sexual humour
82 mins + Q&A with Richard Bell
Richard Bell
Free - Bookings Essential


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