Wanggangarra... that which gives life

by Yindjibarndi Channel July 24, 2012

The title means ‘that which gives life’. Wanggangarra is a film about family histories, relationship & respect amongst the Yindjibarndi and Ngarluma people of the west Pilbara, Western Australia. It tells the story of families and their origins in country; describes the concept of home or ngurra; and explains traditions of skin relationship and respect within extended families and the traditional life of the community. The film celebrates the richness and complexity of family life with an attention to detail not documented before for the Yindjibarndi.

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Duration 43:10
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Producer Michael Woodley, Lorraine Coppin
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Website http://www.yindjibarndi.org.au/juluwarlu/index.php
Year produced 2011
Production Company Juluwarlu Aboriginal Corporation
Distributor Juluwarlu Aboriginal Corporation
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