Little J & Big Cuz (Series 2)
Little J, he’s five and Big Cuz, she’s nine. They’re a couple of Aboriginal Australian kids living with their Nanna and Old Dog.
Little J and Big Cuz are busy with the ups and downs of playground and classroom. There’s always something surprising going on whether it’s at school, in the backyard... or beyond.
The gaps in Nanna’s ramshackle fence lead to Saltwater, Desert and Freshwater Country. With the help of Nanna and their teacher Ms Chen, Little J and Big Cuz are finding out all about culture, community and country.
I had a wonderful time making the first series of Little J and Big Cuz… It’s really important for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander kids to see themselves reflected on screens, in positive and complex characters. I wish we had Little J and Big Cuz when I was growing up.— Miranda Tapsell (voicing Little J)
Episode 1: Desert Camp
Big Cuz invites Ms Chen camping, but will Little J's antics wreck the trip?
Episode 2: Little J's Play
Little J loves putting on his play, until the cast mutinies...
Episode 3: After The Storm
Thunder, lightning and no sign of Old Dog - luckily Uncle Mick can join Little J's search party.
Episode 4: Road Trip
Little J finds an imaginative solution when Ally misses her Dad at her first ever sleepover.
Episode 5: Pilot Bird
Little J can't wait to teach B Boy all about mutton birding - but B Boy is terrified.
Episode 6: Footy Mad
The Big Match looms - but footy mad Little J is out with an injury.
Episode 7: Housekeeping
Housework turns into a slapstick disaster when Little J and Big Cuz take over.
Episode 8: School Sleepover
Little J is anxious about the school sleepover, while Big Cuz smuggles in her beloved teddy.
Episode 9: Picnic Day
Little J is determined to win the tin roller race at the school picnic.
Episode 10: Goodbye Swooper
When no one can make Swooper the magpie better, Little J struggles to say goodbye.
Episode 11: Bush Medicine
Big Cuz leads the school's weaving excursion - and it's mayhem!
Episode 12: Big Bruz
Levi is heartbroken when Little J's imaginary friend takes his place.
Episode 13: Finding Home
Little J and Levi build the best cubby ever - unaware they are messing up a lawman's camp.
- Miranda Tapsell
- G - general
- Cezary Skubiszewski, Jan Skubiszewski
Watch now or find a DVD/BlueRay copy
- Try also
- National Library of Australia,
- SBS on Demand
Browse a list of Aboriginal film suppliers and distributors
Other films by Anthony Thorne
Use the Aboriginal film timeline to discover films you never heard of.
Take the quiz: Are you an Aboriginal movie buff?