The Resource Gurindgi Language and Culture Project

Gurindgi Language and Culture Project

Label
Gurindgi Language and Culture Project
Title
Gurindgi Language and Culture Project
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
These tapes contain cultural information about traditional Gurindji language and culture. Footage includes information about collecting bush foods and medicines, making hair strings and stories about cattle station days when the Gurindji people worked on Wavehill Station. Other cultural information includes Gurindji techniques for making coolamons, collecting and using ochres, finding sugarbag, making clapsticks retelling of traditional dreaming stories. The material is recorded in Gurindji language with English subtitling
Cataloging source
AIAS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meakins, Felicity
Credits note
Director and Producer, Felicity Meakins
Date of event
2007-2009
Date time place
Filmed in
Information about documentation
  • Not auditioned
  • Tape contents list
PerformerNote
Violet Donald Wadrill Nanaku; Biddy Wavehill Yamawurr Nangala; Kitty Mintawurr Nanaku; Topsy Dodd Nangari; Peggy Wavehill Mayawurr Nangala; Teresa Yupuny Nangala; David Rankin Japarta; Jimmy Wavehill Ngawanyja Japalyi; Kathleen Sambo Jalili Nangari
Place of event
Daguragu / Kalkaringi / Wave Hill , N.T.,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
University of Queensland
Label
Gurindgi Language and Culture Project
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/4 in.
Extent
15 videocassettes (approximately 15 hrs)
Immediate source of acquisition
Felicity Meakins;
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Note: 3 of the original Mini DV's: V09281_8, V09281_11 and V09281_18 were either unplayable of blank, therefore there is only 15 DPM's and wmv's which have been renumbered to account for this.
  • Viewing copies to be sent to AIATSIS library after copying, 12 DVDs
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Reproduction note
Digital Betacam
Stock number
MEAKINS_F001 (V09281_1-15)
Label
Gurindgi Language and Culture Project
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
Digital access copies available
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/4 in.
Extent
15 videocassettes (approximately 15 hrs)
Immediate source of acquisition
Felicity Meakins;
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Note: 3 of the original Mini DV's: V09281_8, V09281_11 and V09281_18 were either unplayable of blank, therefore there is only 15 DPM's and wmv's which have been renumbered to account for this.
  • Viewing copies to be sent to AIATSIS library after copying, 12 DVDs
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Reproduction note
Digital Betacam
Stock number
MEAKINS_F001 (V09281_1-15)

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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