Madarrpa Funeral at Gurka’wuy

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Madarrpa Funeral at Gurka’wuy
Part of the Series: The Yirrkala Film Project

1979
1 hr 24 mins

In 1976, Ian Dunlop was invited by Dundiwuy Wanambi, a leader of the Marrakulu clan, to Gurka'wuy on Trial Bay in the Gulf of Carpentaria. He wanted Film Australia to record the first major Marrakulu ceremony to be held at...

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Director
Ian Dunlop
Features
Dundiwuy Wanambi, Ian Dunlop, Narritjin Maymuru