Film, television and digital media
November 9th, 2016
Dr Glen Stasiuk’s expertise on the tragic history of Perth’s favourite island playground has played a central part in the development of the ABC Radio National documentary Rottnest Island: Black prison to white playground. Dr Stasiuk, a lecturer and Indigenous researcher at Murdoch University, was just a teenager when he first went camping with his […]
March 9th, 2016
A research project co-led by a Murdoch University academic could reveal new insights into Australian life and culture from the 1940s to the 1980s.
August 20th, 2015
A music production lecturer from Murdoch University has made an ambient electronica album as part of his academic research.
August 4th, 2015
Researchers from Curtin and Murdoch universities have used digital technologies to reveal forgotten histories of Australian military experiences in Japan during and after World War Two.
June 18th, 2015
An $85,000 grant received by Murdoch University from the South West Development Commission under the Royalties for Regions – South West Regional Grants Scheme, will give local high school students in the chance to work with some of the film industry’s best and brightest to make their own movie.
June 3rd, 2015
A Creative Arts Initiative (CAI) by Murdoch University is exposing kids to mad scientists and lobotomies all in the name of building student aspirations.
May 27th, 2015
A new documentary premiering on WA Day takes its audience through a 300 million year journey, celebrating the remarkable similarities between Nyoongar knowledge and Western science. Synergies: Walking Together – Belonging to Country (Djena Koorliny Danjoo Boodjar-ang) is directed by Murdoch University’s Dr Glen Stasiuk and is a joint collaboration between Murdoch University and Edith […]
April 23rd, 2015
Associate Professor Mick Broderick from Murdoch University and Dr Stuart Bender from Curtin University are recreating scenes of World War II POW camps in Nagasaki and multiple sites of Australian Occupation troop activity in Kure and Hiroshima.
October 10th, 2014
A documentary by Murdoch University filmmakers, Jeffory Asselin and Glen Stasiuk, covering the penal history of Rottnest Island has had its world premiere in the middle-east in Amman, Jordan.