Firestarter - The Story of Bangarra - Thu 11 Mar 2021
Firestarter - The Story of Bangarra - Thu 11 Mar 2021
Firestarter: The Story of Bangarra (2020)

HRAFF presents

Firestarter: The Story of Bangarra

Featuring a special pre-film performance by Kululu Waria

Wayne Blair, Nel Minchin | Australia | | Unclassified (15+)
Film

Firestarter explores the loss and reclaiming of culture, the burden of intergenerational trauma and crucially, the extraordinary power of art as a messenger for social change and healing.

Marking Bangarra Dance Theatre’s 30th anniversary, Firestarter: The Story of Bangarra is a captivating documentary that tells the story of Stephen, David and Russell Page – three young Aboriginal brothers who turned a newly born dance group into one of Australia’s leading performing arts companies.

Directed by Wayne Blair (The Sapphires, Top End Wedding) and Nel Minchin (Matilda & Me), this poignant documentary has already won multiple awards, including the AACTA-Award for Best Documentary.

Format: DCP
Language: English
Source: Icon Film Distribution
Duration: 96

When

Sun 25 Apr 2021

4.15pm

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$30

Concession

$22

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$25

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Duration

96 mins

Rating

Unclassified (15+)

Where

Cinema 1, Level 2
ACMI, Fed Square

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