The Resource Eora Corroboree, directed by Yuri Sokol and Michael Le Moignan

Eora Corroboree, directed by Yuri Sokol and Michael Le Moignan

Eora Corroboree
Eora Corroboree
Statement of responsibility
directed by Yuri Sokol and Michael Le Moignan
Production company
Corroboree Films Presents "Black Futures", a series of six episodes about hope and survival in Aboriginal Australia. Episode 1 outlines the work done by Bob Merritt in opening the Eora Centre for the Visual and Performing Arts in Redfern, Sydney. Merritt opened this centre in 1984 as part of his work towards a renaissance of Aboriginal culture in urban settings. Aboriginal staff and students as well as Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal supporters speak about the feelings of community and identity generated by the centre
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Credits note
Writer and producer, Michael Le Moignan; artistic consultant, Bob Merritt; consultant producer, Will Davies; associate producer, Larry Lucas; directors, Yuri Sokol and Michael Le Moignan; cinematographer, Michael Edols; sound recordist, Mark Brewer; 1st assistant director, Liz Stroud; camera assistant, Rod Hinds; narrator, Michael Le Moignan; production co-ordinator, Bee Reynolds; production assistant, Susie Aboud; musical director, Frankie Franklin Kelly
Date of event
1985 March 18 - April 19
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  • Not auditioned
  • PG rating documentation; post-production script
Bob Merritt; Frankie Franklin Kelly; Lillian Crombie [?]; Uncle Max Eulo [?]; Sharon Carpenter; Keith "Chubby" Hall; Bob Maza; Pat O'Shane; George Ogilvie; Rod Cavalier
Place of event
Redfern, N.S.W.,
Eora Corroboree, directed by Yuri Sokol and Michael Le Moignan
Eora Corroboree, directed by Yuri Sokol and Michael Le Moignan
  • Viewing copies not available ; not yet archived
  • This item contains material that may be sensitive to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Related audio collections held at EORA_01, EORA_CORROBOREE_01
  • See Eora_Corroboree_0001-0053 for related film audio
  • Video copy held at ATSIC_001 (V09453_1)
  • This film was produced with assistance from The Special Production Fund of the Australian Film Commission
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Carrier category
film reel
Carrier MARC source
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
Control code
16 mm film, on approximately 10 in. reels
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162 film reels (approximately 30 min. each, approximately 680 feet each)
Media category
Media MARC source
Additional documentation stored with Black Futures documentation
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Stock number
CORROBOREE_001 (FC00154_1-162)

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