Robin Campbell: old feller now: memories of a Muruawarri (A)

Australia, 1978

Film
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Robin Campbell, an old man of the Murrawarri tribe of the far north west of New South Wales recalls, through dramatic re-enactments by his young relations, how he was taught, as a child, to hunt the emu and make animal tracks, and how he worked as a drover in the 1930’s and 40’s. Narrated by Bill Reid.

Credits

director

Alec Morgan

co-producer

Martha Ansara

Alec Morgan

production company

Goodgabah Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:25:08:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

38031

Subject categories

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Biography

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Hunting

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - New South Wales

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Social life and customs

Aboriginal Australia → Campbell, Robin

Aboriginal Australia → Murrawarri (Aboriginal tribe)

Animals & Wildlife → Cattle drives - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Docudrama

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Aboriginal Australians - Social conditions

History → Australia - History

History → Historical re-enactments

History → History

People → Aboriginal Australians - Biography

People → Campbell, Robin

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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