The story of a headhunter and his partner unfolds through his confessions of glory to reveal the hidden truths of Aboriginal Australia in this irony of icons.
Two Aboriginal men – Frank and Vinnie – seek revenge for the repeated beheading of the statue of their ancestor warrior Yagan.
Based on a short story by Archie Weller, this short drama speaks about the conflict between the Aboriginal people of the Perth area and colonial culture.
- Kelton Pell - Vinnie
Bruce Hutchison - Frank
- Winner of Cinema Nova Award of the Australian Film Institute for Best Short Fiction Film.
Confessions of a Headhunter is based on a short story of Koori man Archie Weller.
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- 1995 Fly Peewee Fly
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