Return to the dreaming (Captioned)

Australia, 1973

Film
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Yirrawala, a great Aboriginal painter, takes his sons, who have grown up in the white man’s world, back into Arnhem Land in an attempt to find sacred caves and aboriginal art. During the journey, Yirrawala makes a bark painting in the traditional way and he shows us cave paintings never before recorded.

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Credits

director

Cecil Holmes

producer

Robert Raymond

production company

Opus Films

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1973

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