Dhapi Ceremony at Yirrkala - 1972

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Dhapi Ceremony at Yirrkala - 1972
Part of the Series: The Yirrkala Film Project

1 hr 31 mins

This is an archival record film of a circumcision ceremony at Yirrkala in 1972. On many occasions over the three weeks prior to the main ceremony the boys to be circumcised are sung over and beautifully painted with clan...

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Ian Dunlop
Dundiwuy Wanambi, Ian Dunlop, Narritjin Maymuru