Seed cake making and general camp activity (A)

Australia, 1966

Film
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Episode number 1 of Series “People of the Australian Western Desert (A)”

Scenes typical of the daily life of nomadic Aborigines of the Pintubi tribe in desert conditions, filmed in the Clutterbuck Hills area, Western Australia. The women of the family group gather grass seed. Back in camp, surrounded by their family they make seed cake.

Credits

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

director
Duration

00:21:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1966

Appears in

People of the Australian western desert (A)

Group of items

People of the Australian western desert (A)

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

503601

Language

English

Subject categories

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Social life and customs

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Western Australia

Aboriginal Australia → Pintubi (Australian People)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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