Jupurrurla – Man of Media

A man sits on a chair in front of a stone wall on a plain in the outback.
Title:
Jupurrurla – Man of Media
Year:
2019
Category:
WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that the following program may contain images and/or audio of deceased persons

A portrait of Warlpiri Elder and Lawman, Francis Jupurrurla Kelly – a pioneer of Indigenous filmmaking in central Australia.

Jupurrurla was the producer of highly-regarded TV programs such as Bush Mechanics, Manyu Wana and Coniston, and was a key figure in the foundation of the Warlpiri Media Association.

Director:
Josef Jakamarra Egger
Cast:
Francis Jupurrurla Kelly
Producer, Writer, Sound Recordist and Music composer:
Josef Jakamarra Egger
Editor:
Stuart Liddell
Producers:
CAAMA
Commissioned by:
NITV