A toxic mix

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  • Published 20070605
  • ISBN: 9780733321221
  • Extent: 264 pp
  • Paperback (234 x 153mm)

In June, 2006, after we’d returned from the screening of the film Ten Canoes at the Cannes International Film Festival, I rang around Ramingining in remote North Central Arnhem Land to track down my co-director, Peter Djigirr. I wanted to explain that he had won an award, a Deadly, at the National Indigenous Music, Sport, Entertainment and Community Awards, and was expected to go to Sydney to receive it.

When I finally found him, the conversation went something like this:

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Rolf De Heer

Rolf de Heer is the director of Ten Canoes which has won numerous awards, including the Special Jury Prize at the 2006 Cannes Film...

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