The Resource Aboriginal Arnhem Land, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies in collaboration with the South Australian Museum; directed by Robert Edwards

Aboriginal Arnhem Land, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies in collaboration with the South Australian Museum; directed by Robert Edwards

Label
Aboriginal Arnhem Land
Title
Aboriginal Arnhem Land
Statement of responsibility
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies in collaboration with the South Australian Museum; directed by Robert Edwards
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An expedition including approximately ten Jawoyn people from Bamyili (Barunga) in the Northern Territory, who visit sacred sites in the Wilton River area of Arnhem Land to record details of rock art at Bolin-Beem (Kangaroo and Serpent), food gathering techniques, document the restoration of a stone layout associated with a possum ancestor site, body painting, archaeological excavation at Ingaladdi rock shelter, paintings associated with a series of Yabuduruwa ceremonies, paintings of the 'Lightning Brothers' at Delamere, grooves in stone and eleven foot high figures in Ingaladdi
Cataloging source
AIAS
Credits note
Director, Robert Edwards; editor, David Channing; sound, Arthur E. Howe; script, Bruce Guerin; commentary, Barry Pitman
Date of event
1966-1967
Date time place
Filmed in
Information about documentation
  • Not auditioned
  • Commentary transcription
PerformerNote
Leader, Robert Edwards; archaeologist, John Mulvaney; anthropologist, Kenneth Maddock; geologist, Con Key; field assistants, Ian Glover, Douglas Bonner, Adrian Flemming, Harry Bowshall, Ron Bailey, Andrew Bailey
Place of event
Bamyili, Mainoru, Bolin-Been, Delamere and Ingaladdi in Arnhem Land, N.T.,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Aboriginal Australians
Label
Aboriginal Arnhem Land, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies in collaboration with the South Australian Museum; directed by Robert Edwards
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Not digitised ; no access copies
  • This item contains footage of sacred, potentially gender specfic (men only) rock art sites
Carrier category
film reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
F0001817
Dimensions
  • 16 mm film, on approximately 12.5 in. reels
  • 16 mm film, on approximately 12.5 in. reels
Extent
  • 1 film reel (approximately 45 min., approximately 1,600 feet)
  • 1 film reel (approximately 60 min., approximately 2,000 feet)
Immediate source of acquisition
AIAS Film Unit
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • No form; recordist is an AIAS staff member
  • Video copy held at V03456_1
Other physical details
  • sound, black and white;
  • sound, black and white;
Stock number
AIAS_SAM_001 (FC00663_1, FC00705_1)
Label
Aboriginal Arnhem Land, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies in collaboration with the South Australian Museum; directed by Robert Edwards
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Publication
Note
  • Not digitised ; no access copies
  • This item contains footage of sacred, potentially gender specfic (men only) rock art sites
Carrier category
film reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
F0001817
Dimensions
  • 16 mm film, on approximately 12.5 in. reels
  • 16 mm film, on approximately 12.5 in. reels
Extent
  • 1 film reel (approximately 45 min., approximately 1,600 feet)
  • 1 film reel (approximately 60 min., approximately 2,000 feet)
Immediate source of acquisition
AIAS Film Unit
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • No form; recordist is an AIAS staff member
  • Video copy held at V03456_1
Other physical details
  • sound, black and white;
  • sound, black and white;
Stock number
AIAS_SAM_001 (FC00663_1, FC00705_1)

Library Locations

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