3 Dances Gulpilil

Title:
3 Dances Gulpilil
NFSA ID:
42477
Year:
1978
Category:
WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that the following clip may contain images and voices of deceased persons
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Three dances of traditional Aboriginal dance performed by David Gulpilil. Made by Film Australia in 1978. Directed by David Roberts. The Emu and The Kangaroo are solo performances, while the third dance, The Fish, is a group dance performed with some people from Bamyili, in the Northern Territory. All three dances are accompanied by the didgeridoo and clap sticks. Kangaroo and Fish also feature vocal accompaniments. From the Film Australia Collection.