Waiting for Harry

Australia, 1980

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Follows the organisation and preparations leading up to the placement of the remains of an Aboriginal male in an elaborately painted hollow log coffin. The deceased was Les Angakarabana, who had died several years earlier, and the burial area was Blyth River, near Maningrida in Arnhem Land.

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies


Kim McKenzie



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