Horrible Histories Aboriginal-style: Trisha Morton-Thomas bites back

The Alice Springs-based actor and producer talks about her one-hour comedy special bringing a light touch to heavy history.

Is it even possible to make comedy out of the Aboriginal experience of Australian colonisation?

I ask this question to Trisha Morton-Thomas, and she laughs down the line from Alice Springs where she lives and works with her production company Brindle Films.

‘You tell me! You’ve watched the show. What do you reckon?’

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Rochelle Siemienowicz is a journalist for Screenhub. She is a writer, film critic and cultural commentator with a PhD in Australian cinema. She was the co-host of Australia's longest-running film podcast 'Hell is for Hyphenates' and has written a memoir, Fallen, published by Affirm Press. You can find her on Twitter and Instagram

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