2006. Australia. Rolf de Heer, Peter Djigirr. 92 min.
Monday, April 11, 2011, 4:30 p.m.
Theater 3 (The Celeste Bartos Theater), mezzanine, The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building
2006. Australia. Directed by Rolf de Heer, Peter Djigirr. Screenplay by de Heer, in consultation with the Yolgnu people of Ramingining, Arnhem Land. Maverick Australian filmmaker de Heer, with the support of the Yolgnu Aboriginal people, tells a folk tale of “long ago,” narrated by David Gulpilil (who filmgoers might remember from the 1971 film Walkabout), and starring his son, Jamie Gulpilil. Made entirely in the Arafura Wetlands of Central Arnhem Land. Print courtesy of Palm Pictures. 92 min.