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Art + Soul: A Personal Journey Into the World of Aborginal Art; A Personal Journey Into the World of Aboriginal Art

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"Hetti Perkins presents art + soul, a powerful and emotionally engaging television series about contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, and the artists who create it. An Eastern Arrernte and Kalkadoon desert woman, Hetti is senior curator of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, daughter of political activist Charles Perkins and sister of filmmaker Rachel Perkins (First Australians, Bran Nue Dae). With great generosity, she shares her extraordinary knowledge of Aboriginal art, visiting the homes and studios of artists in remote desert communities, the tropical top end, and in urban environments. She also brings personal anecdotes to the fore, recalling her family's own story, and her father's legacy: "Art for me is a way for [...]
DVD
2010
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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.
DVD
2008; 2010
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Message From Mungo

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The story of the interaction between scientists and the custodians of indigenous heritage at Lake Mungo, one of the world's richest archaeological sites.
DVD
2014
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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 [...]
DVD
2006
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True Stories: Artists of the East Kimberley

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Gidja artists reveal the true stories behind the Australian art movement thru contemporary art from the East Kimberley, inspired by the spectacular landscape rich in ancestral history, knowm as the Ngarrankarni.
DVD
2004
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Weave & Mend

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DVD
2009