Quandong cake

Australia, 1969

Film
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Episode number 18 of Series “People of the Australian western desert”.
A woman nurses her baby daughter, then prepares an uncooked cake made by crushing and mixing in water the dried skin and flesh of the quandong fruit.

Credits

director

Ian Dunlop

producer

John Martin-Jones

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:08:40:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27674

Subject categories

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Food

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Social life and customs

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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