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Walbiri Ritual at Gunadjari

Synopsis
Describes the restoration of a large rock painting in Central Australia, with associated acts and dances. The ritual features the phallic ‘act’ of a legendary sexual hero.
Language
English
Country
Australia
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 30 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1969
Availability
Out of Distribution
Uses
Undergraduates, Postgraduates.
Subjects
Anthropology
Keywords
Australia; paintings - rock paintings; Walbiri

Credits

Director
Roger Sandall

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Distributor

Name

Royal Anthropological Institute Film & Video Library, c/o Concord Media

Email
sales@concordvideo.co.uk
Web
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Phone
01473 726012
Fax
01473 274531
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG

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