The Resource A Calendar of dreamings: Aboriginal artists from Central Australia

A Calendar of dreamings: Aboriginal artists from Central Australia

Label
A Calendar of dreamings: Aboriginal artists from Central Australia
Title
A Calendar of dreamings: Aboriginal artists from Central Australia
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mythological aspects of Aboriginal life in the Western MacDonnell Range area of Central Australia, with specific reference to three tribal groups, the Pintupi, the Warlpiri, and the Anmatyerre; matters specifically dealt with involve the Water Dreaming and narratives; related by way of social comment and at the end of the film to the present situation of the Aborigines to illustrate the premises involved in their myths; the film incorporates out of context, approximately 44 separate paintings - the work of individual artists, using the procedure known as sand painting
Cataloging source
AIAS
Credits note
Producer, director, writer, Geoff Bardon; film editor, Phillip Noyce; presenter, Vaughan Hinton; narrator, John Bell; music, Robert Murphy; photographers, Peter James, William Doyle
Date of event
1976
Date time place
Filmed in
Information about documentation
  • Found in Film Archive documents LV0858: synopsis and credits of published material; leaflet, 'Aboriginal art from Papunya, Central Australia', produced by Aboriginal Arts and Crafts P/L; seminar paper, Mark de Graaf, Darwin Community College, 1979
  • Contents; credits; leaflet; synopsis; summaries
PerformerNote
Tim Leurah Tjapaltjara; Karpa Tjampatjimpa; Bill Stockman Tjapaltjari; Old Mick Tjakamara; Clifford Possum Tjapaltjari; Johnny Lynch; Johnny Warrangula Tjuparula; Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamara; David Corby Tjapaltjari, Old Walter Tjampatjimpa; Mick Numieri Tjapaltjari; Shorty Lunkata Tjungarai; Charlie Tarawa Tjungarai; Uta uta Tjungala; Tim Pyungu Tjapangati; Anatjari No. 3 Tajakamara; Old Tutuma Tjapangati Yumbalulu Tjungarai; Turkey Tolson
Place of event
Western MacDonnell Ranges, Papunya, Yayayi, N.T.,
Label
A Calendar of dreamings: Aboriginal artists from Central Australia
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Digital access copies
  • This is the published version of 'A Calendar of Dreamings'. For the unpublished version see BARDON-G001 (FC00067_1-19)
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3/4in.
Extent
1 videocassette (35 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Bob Randall
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • No form
  • Unpublished version, BARDON-G001 PV8108_1-19
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Stock number
BARDON_G006 (V00858_1)
Terms governing use
  • Copyright restrictions may apply
  • AIATSIS Audiovisual Archive holds viewing copies
Label
A Calendar of dreamings: Aboriginal artists from Central Australia
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Publication
Note
  • Digital access copies
  • This is the published version of 'A Calendar of Dreamings'. For the unpublished version see BARDON-G001 (FC00067_1-19)
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3/4in.
Extent
1 videocassette (35 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Bob Randall
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • No form
  • Unpublished version, BARDON-G001 PV8108_1-19
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Stock number
BARDON_G006 (V00858_1)
Terms governing use
  • Copyright restrictions may apply
  • AIATSIS Audiovisual Archive holds viewing copies

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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