Episode number 9 of Series “Alcheringa”
Shows how Australia’s Aborigines lived hundreds of years ago. Shows unique methods of locating and hunting turtles by wading into shallow pools and feeling for the hard shells with bare feet, grasping their necks by hand, and roasting in hot ashes.
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Black and White
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)
16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)