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Birds and Billabongs
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directed by Charles Pearcy Mountford, 1890-1976; produced by Charles Pearcy Mountford, 1890-1976 (Sydney, New South Wales: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2015), 10 mins
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A record from the 1948 Arnhem Land Expedition lead by anthropologist Charles P Mountford that explores the abundant birdlife and waterways of Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory of Australia. Thousands of birds from around the world find sanctuary in the billabongs of Arnhem Land, feeding on the fish, insects an...
directed by Charles Pearcy Mountford, 1890-1976; produced by Charles Pearcy Mountford, 1890-1976 (Sydney, New South Wales: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2015), 10 mins
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The Pilot's Funeral
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directed by Rose Hesp, fl. 1998; produced by Trevor Graham, 1954- and Denise Haslem, fl. 1979-2013 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2011), 27 mins
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When Adrian Wagg arrived in Arnhem Land in the 1970s, he fell in love with the place and its people, helping the Yolngu to build homes on their ancestral lands and establish their own airline. This moving documentary recounts the life of this gentle giant of a man. But more than this, it tells of the extraordinary...
directed by Rose Hesp, fl. 1998; produced by Trevor Graham, 1954- and Denise Haslem, fl. 1979-2013 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2011), 27 mins
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