Molly Reynolds directs this documentary in which Gulpilil gives us first-hand insight into the confusions and chaos that occur in the clash between Yolngu culture and White Australia: "No one from any government has ever known our language. ... How can they know us?"
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Made with the generous contribution of the Yolngu of Ramininging, in particular: Bobby Bununggurr, Billy Black, Matthew Dhulumburrka, Dick Yambal, Peter Minygululu, Terry Gurralpa, Michael Dawu Gurralpa, Rose Gurralpa, Judy Malmurrunu, Jimmy Djamanba, Peggy Djamanba, Johnny Buniyira, Frances Djulibing, Jennifer Budukpuduk Gaykamangu, Joseph Smith Gaykamangu, Martin Gaykamanu, Doris Wanybarrangu, Stan Gaykamangu, Otto Campion, Gerald Yawulkpuy, Frances Garrawurra, Ronnie Garrawurra, Mary Dhapalany, Jayden Malibirr, Jordan Malibirr, Robert Yinggerri, Lizzie Durrurrnga, Robyn Djunginy, Clara Malibirr, May, Lisa Gurralpa, Linda Ganyila, Philip Gudthaykudthay, Richard Birrinbirrin, Roy Burnyila, Gladys Womati and the Gurruwiling Rangers.Written by David Gulpilil, Molly Reynolds and Rolf de Heer
Producers Peter Djigirr, Rolf de Heer and Molly Reynolds Associate Producers Cathy Gallagher and Alicia Brescianini Cast David Gulpilil
With acknowledgement to the Yolngu musicians and dancers whose talents are infused throughout.
With appreciation: Andy Davies, Belle Kha, Airlie Thomas, Sue Murray, Yakov Bar-Lev, Peter and Delmar Jones, Ashleigh Meyerson, Ben Wallace and Richard Trudgen.
Produced by Vertigo Productions and Bula'bula Arts Aboriginal.