Larissa Behrendt

16 September 2022
Larissa is an award-winning filmmaker and author of fiction and non-fiction with a passion for telling the stories of Indigenous Australia. She won the AACTA for Best Direction in Non-Fiction Television in 2021 for Maralinga Tjarutja and the ADG Award for Best Direction in a Feature Documentary for After the Apology in 2018. She has a legal background, is an experienced researcher and is involved with several arts organisations and educational programs. She is currently Distinguished Professor at the University of Technology, Sydney and the host of Speaking Out on ABC Radio.