The Land my mother = Walya ngamardiki

Australia, 1978

Film
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Inspired by Silas Roberts, a tribal elder of the Allawa clan who wrote to the 1976 Australian Government inquiry on uranium mining, this film gives an insight into the Aborigines’ attitude towards uranium mining. They tell of the myths and legends associated with the land and their sacred places, and why they object to the mining being carried out. Commentary by Bob Maza.

Credits

director

David Roberts

producer

Tom Manefield

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:19:43:00

Colour

Colour

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