The Resource Rom Ceremony 2001 :, Part 5

Rom Ceremony 2001 :, Part 5

Label
Rom Ceremony 2001 :, Part 5
Title
Rom Ceremony 2001 :
Title number
Part 5
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unedited footage from the final day of the Rom ceremony, including a smoking ceremony performed by Matilda House, excerpts from a performance by local Ngunnawal dancers, performances of Djambidj/Jambich and Goyulan dances by the Anbarra people, their presentation of the two Rom poles and associated icons to AIATSIS, and excerpts from a speech made by Gordon Machbirrbirr, as part of ATSIC’s filming of the official opening of the new AIATSIS building on the Acton Peninsula in September 2001. Stephen Wild provides a commentary on some of the dances and on the presentation of the poles. Filmed by ATSIC TV
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
Date of event
2001 September 17
Date time place
Filmed in
Information about documentation
  • Auditioned
  • ATSIC Collection transfer notes
  • Further information on the ceremony, see: Wild, Stephen, ROM in Canberra, Australian Aboriginal Studies, No. 1, 1983: 55-59 (online: https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=287751531155258;res=IELIND)
  • Further information and written account of the ceremony, see: Wild, Stephen, Rom : an Aboriginal ritual of diplomacy, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1986 (AIATSIS library: B W668.67/R1)
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Australia
PerformerNote
Matilda House; Jim Nartijabar; Leon Ali; Clancy Baru Roy; Sam Gumugun; Gordon Machbirrbirr; Gerald Roy; Michael Gulpadanga; Jonathan/Jonson Roy; Dominic Mason; Horace Olsen; Betty Ngurrabangurraba; Irene Darcy; Edna Darcy; Alice Ganwarbi/Ganuwarrbi; Martina Wilson; Katie Fry; Cindy Jingmarabynana; Maggy Zitha; Stephen Wild
Place of event
Canberra, A.C.T.,
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Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
Label
Rom Ceremony 2001 :, Part 5
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies
  • Series relates to ROM_VIDEO_01 (V6347-V6354) and ROM_VIDEO_02 (V6877-V6881)
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 36 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Department of Social Services;
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Reproduction note
JPEG2000 file
Stock number
ATSIC_001 (V09458_6)
Label
Rom Ceremony 2001 :, Part 5
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies
  • Series relates to ROM_VIDEO_01 (V6347-V6354) and ROM_VIDEO_02 (V6877-V6881)
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 36 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Department of Social Services;
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Reproduction note
JPEG2000 file
Stock number
ATSIC_001 (V09458_6)

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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