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Screening: Desert Animations

Yunkurra Billy Atkins and Sohan Ariel Hayes
'Cannibal Story' (animation still). Digital HD video, duration 06:52 mins, col, sd, 2012. Courtesy of the artists, Fremantle Arts Centre and Martumili Artists

Screening: Desert Animations

Event dates

Thursday, 4 April, 2013

Event times

7pm - 9pm

In association with Forum: Same but Different - Experimentation and Innovation in Desert Arts II, this screening and discussion event will showcase animations by indigenous film-makers and artists. The evening will be hosted by award winning filmmakers Warwick Thornton (Dir. Samson and Delilah) and Beck Cole (Dir. Here I am) in discussion with Martu Artist and Animator Yunkurra Billy Atkins and others. 

Welcome and Introductions
Dr Jennifer Biddle and Dr Lisa Stefanoff
Warwick Thornton and Beck Cole

BIITE (Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education), Batchelor, NT and Utopia, NT. Select short animations from Intem-antey anem (these things will always be) from the Utopia Bush Medicine Project (2007-2008)

PAW (Pintupi, Anmatyere, Warlpiri) Media, Yuendumu, NT.  Select short animations from Animating Jukurrpa (2009-10) and Animating Yimi (2012) series

Yarrenyty Arltere Learning Centre, Larrapinta Valley, Alice Springs, NT: Antanette & Tom (2010) and Little Dingi (2012) 

Yunkurra Billy Atkins (Martumili Artists),  Newman, WA: Cannibal Story (2012).
Presented by Yunkurra Billy Atkins

Big hART Yijala Yala Project, Leramugadu (Roeburne), WA:  NEOMAD/Love Punks interactive graphic novel (2012-2013)
Presented by Stu Campbell

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