It is important to note that this story may trigger feelings and other reactions in the viewer, and those reactions will vary from person to person, depending on culture, background and context.
Animation theme and key messages
My Grandfather focuses on the theme of Cultural identity and has the following key messages:
- Maintain relationships with significant people in your life
- Be proud of your and other's life achievements
- Learn from both school and culture
The theme and key messages can be used to help guide conversation around the animation as well as approach the issues surrounding Aboriginal social and emotinal wellbeing.