The Resource Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer

Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer

Label
Ten canoes
Title
Ten canoes
Statement of responsibility
Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer
Title variation
10 canoes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • aus
  • eng
  • eng
  • aus
  • aus
Summary
In the distant past, Dayindi covets his older brother's wife. To teach him the proper way, he is told a parable of forbidden love from the mythical past, a story of wrong love, kidnapping, sorcery, and revenge gone wrong
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ian Jones ; editor, Tania Nehme ; art director, Beverley Freeman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Aboriginal and English dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.H5
LC item number
T46 2007
PerformerNote
  • Storyteller, David Gulpilil Ridjimiraril Dalaithngu
  • Crusoe Kurddal, Jamie Dayindi Gulpilil Dalaithngu, Richard Birrinbirrin, Peter Minygululu, Frances Djulibing
Runtime
88
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the photographs of Dr. Donald Thomson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: "The Balanda and the bark canoes: the making of Ten Canoes" featurette (55 min.); aerial map of Arnhem Land; interview with Peter Djigirr; interview with director Rolf de Heer; photo gallery: Thomson photographs revisited; US theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM: study guide
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
152623838
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
660200315825
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
PALMDV3158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)152623838
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ten canoes, Palm Pictures ; Film Finance Corporation Australia presents a Fandango Australia/Vertigo production in association with South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival and SBS Independent ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Julie Ryan ; written by Rolf de Heer in consultation with the people of Ramingining ; co-directed by Peter Djigirr ; directed by Rolf de Heer
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the photographs of Dr. Donald Thomson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: "The Balanda and the bark canoes: the making of Ten Canoes" featurette (55 min.); aerial map of Arnhem Land; interview with Peter Djigirr; interview with director Rolf de Heer; photo gallery: Thomson photographs revisited; US theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM: study guide
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
152623838
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
660200315825
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
PALMDV3158
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)152623838
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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