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There's a special screening of In My Own Words at the #Garma festival tonight. If you're like us and can't be there, you can still catch it on SBS On Demand for a short time. Don't miss it. https://www.sbs.com.au/…/10012…/you-are-here-in-my-own-words

In Australia today between 40–65 percent of Aboriginal adults are functionally illiterate in English. But out in north west New South Wales moves are afoot to whittle away at this appalling statistic, and give hope to some of the most marginalised people in our country. Using a Cuban method called ‘...
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A chance to catch this great interview with Erica if you missed it the first time.

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ICYMI: The life-changing Literacy for Life Foundation program teaching adult Aboriginal students how to read and write in Brewarrina, in western NSW, is at the ...heart of Director Erica Glynn's latest documentary film, ‘In my own words’. Karla Grant's interview with her on #ThePointNITV Tonight, 9pm. #YouAreHere

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This beautiful documentary on our groundbreaking work in Aboriginal communities is streaming for a month via SBS On Demand. Touching, uplifting, inspirational. Please share https://www.sbs.com.au/…/10012…/you-are-here-in-my-own-words

In Australia today between 40–65 percent of Aboriginal adults are functionally illiterate in English. But out in north west New South Wales moves are afoot to whittle away at this appalling statistic, and give hope to some of the most marginalised people in our country. Using a Cuban method called ‘...
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Jack Beetson will be on The Point on NITV tonight at 9pm to discuss our work and education - try to catch it if you can.

It was so great to see the work of our staff and students screened nationally tonight in the documentary In My Own Words. We will post the link to the film when it is available on SBS On Demand so you can share it with others. And if you would like to find out more about the what we do please visit www.lflf.org.au

On right now - please watch if you can. SBS and NITV.

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Tonight at 8:30pm, In My Own Words Will premiere on NITV (Ch. 34) as a part of the #YouAreHere documentary series. Don't miss out on this beautiful documentary about finding the courage to learn reading and writing no matter how old you are.

Just a few more hours until this beautiful documentary goes to air. Please don't miss it. Screening at 8:30pm on SBS and NITV #Youarehere #Inmyownwords

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When did you read your first love letter? Inspiring documentary In My Own Words – follow adults learning to read and write for the first time. Tonight at 8:30pm on NITV (Ch 34) #YouAreHere.

Less than 24hrs till our doco goes to air!

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Something as 'simple' as writing numbers on a ballot paper can actually be a daunting challenge for many. Last year, after taking literacy classes, Clarence Gib...bs successfully voted on his own after years of not being able to read or write. #InMyOwnWords airs on Sunday, 30 July at 8.30pm on NITV Ch. 34

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Here's Warwick Thornton talking adult literacy at the Sydney Film Festival premiere of In My Own Words.

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Filmmaker Warwick Thornton talks about the value of reading and writing for Indigenous Australians at the Sydney Film Festival premiere of #InMyOwnWords. 'In My Own Words', a documentary about adult literacy levels in Aboriginal communities, airs Sunday, 30 July at 8.30pm on NITV Ch. 34

Good one Clarrie!

From personal goals to professional achievements, many of our mob pursued skills as adults, juggling full time jobs, families and other challenging responsibilities along the way. #YouAreHere

Whether its completing a PhD or beginning to learn to read, these everyday heroes made their mark.
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Amazing things happen when people have the chance to read and write.

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Learn to grow, succeed and to hope. These Brewarrina locals have done just that - by learning to read and write. In My Own Words as a part of the #YouAreHere documentaries is on this Sunday at 8:30pm on NITV (Ch 34).

Hey look, it's us on the TV

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"We are all one mob and we look after one mob". In My Own Words, apart of the #YouAreHere documentary series on NITV & SBS follows the journey of adults working... together to discover the the transformative powers of reading and writing for the first time in their lives. On NITV & SBS 8:30pm Sunday.

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First doco in the series kicks off tomorrow night with We Don't Need a Map. We are on next week. Make sure you catch them all.

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A time when the true significance of the Southern Cross will be revealed, when we better ourselves, when we fight for our land and culture and when we hope for ...treaty. #YouAreHere is a series of documentaries that recognises our history is being made NOW and WE are apart of it. Starting this Sunday 8:30pm on NITV & SBS with Sydney Film Festival opening night selection – Warwick Thornton’s We Don’t Need A Map.

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Please share the details for the upcoming national screening of In My Own Words on SBS and NITV.

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The work of Literacy For Life Foundation is the subject of the uplifting documentary, In My Own Words, that screens Sunday July 30, 2017 at 8:30pm on SBS and simulcast on NITV. Please share.

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This is going to be big. Our work is featured as four landmark documentaries go to air on SBS and NITV over the next 4 weeks. Please share.

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July 18

Four stories about Australia's history by those with the longest continuing connection to this land #YouAreHere starts this Sunday, 23 July at 8:30pm on NITV (Ch.34)