Shadow sister

Australia, 1977

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Shows the well-known aboriginal poet, Kath Walker, living on Stradbroke Island, Queensland; the very place which was once the home of her native tribe. She welcomes visitors - particularly aboriginal children - hoping to imbue them with pride in their own culture. Her charisma is clearly seen as she talks to the trees and plants.

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production company

Cinetet Productions

producer/director

Frank Heimans

Duration

00:52:15:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1977

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