Lurugu

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Curtis Levy

Jun, 1974
Category: 
History
Music
Product type: 
DVD
ISBN: 
Available: 
Yes
Audience: 
Secondary, Tertiary
Duration: 
56 minutes
Price: 
$19.95 RRP incl. GST

When this film was made, few young men on Mornington Island in the Gulf of Carpentaria had passed through the traditional ceremony that signals manhood. Lurugu shows the revival of the ceremony and the interplay, in both ritual and everyday contexts, of people on the island.

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Last reviewed: 12 Sep 2016