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In My Father's Country

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"In one of the most remote corners of indigenous Australia a boy will soon become a man. His father has told him that his initiation will be soon. In My Father's Country documents a rare and intimate moment in the life of a family living in huruputjpi, a remote indigenous community in north-east Arnhem Land. (STUDY GUIDE AVAILABLE)"--Container.
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2008; 2010
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The Balanda and the Bark Canoes: A Documentary About Making of Ten Canoes

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Documents the making of Rolf de Heer's eleventh feature film, Ten canoes, which won the Special Grand Jury prize, 2006 Cannes International Film Festival. Both the movie and the documentary were made by award-winning director, Rolf de Heer. Ten canoes tells the story of the people of the Arafura swamp, in their language, and is set a long time before the coming of the Balanda, as white people were known. Dayindi covets one of the wives of his older brother. To teach him the proper way, he is told a story from the mythical past, a story of wrong love, kidnapping, sorcery, bungling mayhem and revenge gone wrong. Rolf de Heer narrates the documentary, talking through the process and challenges of making Ten canoes. The rewarding outcome in the making of Ten canoes is that the film crew [...]
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2006