In November 2004, Cameron Doomadgee was arrested for drunkenness.
Forty-five minutes later Mr. Doomadgee was dead, with four broken ribs and a liver almost cleaved in two.
Senior Sergeant Chris Hurley has denied assaulting Mr. Doomadgee, maintaining that he fell.
“The Tall Man” is a multi-award-winning documentary based on the novel of the same name by Chloe Hooper, the documentary winning the 2011 Walkley Award, the AWG Award, and the Best Documentary Award at the Native Film Festival in Toronto.
Yasmin Bright, from our sister station, 2SER in Sydney, spoke to Director, Tony Krawitz, and asked him why he wanted to become part of the documentary team.