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The Resource Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer, (videorecording)

Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer, (videorecording)

Label
Ten canoes
Title
Ten canoes
Statement of responsibility
Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • aus
  • eng
  • eng
  • aus
  • aus
Summary
In the distant past, Dayindi covets his older brother's wife. To teach him the proper way, he is told a parable of forbidden love from the mythical past, a story of wrong love, kidnapping, sorcery, and revenge gone wrong
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ian Jones ; editor, Tania Nehme ; art director, Beverley Freeman
Dewey number
  • 791.43/72
  • 791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Aboriginal and English dialogue, Can be viewed subtitled in English
LC call number
PN1995.9.H5
LC item number
T46 2007
PerformerNote
  • Storyteller, David Gulpilil Ridjimiraril Dalaithngu
  • Crusoe Kurddal, Jamie Dayindi Gulpilil Dalaithngu, Richard Birrinbirrin, Peter Minygululu, Frances Djulibing
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1953-
  • 1901-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Heer, Rolf
  • Ryan, Julie J. C. H
  • Djigirr, Peter
  • Gulpilil
  • Kurddal, Crusoe
  • Gulpilil, Jamie
  • Birrinbirrin, Richard
  • Minygululu, Peter
  • Djulibing, Frances
  • Thomson, Donald F.
  • People of Ramingining
  • Palm Pictures
  • Film Finance Corporation Australia
  • Fandango (Firm)
  • Vertigo (Firm)
  • South Australia Film Corporation
  • Adelaide Film Festival (Firm)
  • SBS Independent
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Avarice
  • Revenge
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Avarice
  • Revenge
  • Arnhem Land (N.T.)
  • Arnhem Land (N.T.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the photographs of Dr. Donald Thomson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: "The Balanda and the bark canoes: the making of Ten Canoes" featurette (55 min.); aerial map of Arnhem Land; interview with Peter Djigirr; interview with director Rolf de Heer; photo gallery: Thomson photographs revisited; US theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM: study guide
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
660200315825
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
PALMDV3158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn152623838
  • (OCoLC)152623838
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the photographs of Dr. Donald Thomson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: "The Balanda and the bark canoes: the making of Ten Canoes" featurette (55 min.); aerial map of Arnhem Land; interview with Peter Djigirr; interview with director Rolf de Heer; photo gallery: Thomson photographs revisited; US theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM: study guide
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
660200315825
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
PALMDV3158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn152623838
  • (OCoLC)152623838
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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