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It is the distant past, tribal times. Dayindi (played by Jamie Gulpilil, son of the great David Gulpilil) covets one of the wives of his older brother. To teach him the proper way, he is told a story from the mythical past, a story of wrong love, kidnapping, sorcery, bungling mayhem and revenge gone wrong. In English storytelling (by David Gulpilil) and subtitled Ganalbingu language, this is a film unlike any you have ever seen.

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Cast & Crew & Production Details

Director
Rolf de Heer
Writers
Rolf de Heer
Producer
Rolf de Heer  Julie Ryan
Executive Producers
Bryce Menzies  Sue Murray  Domenico Procacci
Dir. of Photography:
Ian Jones ACS
Editor:
Tania Nehme
Production Designer:
Beverley Freeman
Cast
Crusoe Kurddal - Jamie Gulpilil - Richard Birrinbirrin - Peter Mingylulu - Frances Djulibing
Genre
Action adventure, Comedy
Production Company
Fandango Australia Pty Ltd  Vertigo Productions Pty Ltd
Australian Sales
Palace Films
International Sales
Wild Bunch

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