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Documentary Select: Bastardy

Every once in a blue I come across a doc that feels real. I mean real as in it feels like under any other circumstance I wouldnt be allowed to view what is being recorded. Life can be raw but finding someone to allow you to record their life without a moral filter in mind is hard.

An intimate documentary of Jack Charles, a.k.a. “Jackie”, the legendary Australian aboriginal actor who co-founded Australia’s first indigenous theatre company and struggled with his identity later in life. Watch the doc here