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My name is Gulpilil

Sunday 12 May 2024




Sun 12 May, 13:00-15:15


Village Community Cinema, Tauranga Historic Village, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga.

"I’m an actor, I’m a dancer, I’m a singer and also, a painter. This film is about me. This is my story of my story.” – David Gulpilil.

All About ART - our monthly Sunday Arts Documentary series screening for May, presents, My name is Gulpilil. A true icon of Australian cinema.

His mesmerising, electrifying presence leapt off the big screen and changed Australian screen representation forever. David Gulpilil is known throughout the world for his unforgettable performances, which are integral to the telling of so many legendary screen stories in this emotive documentary.

Filmed near the end of his life, Gulpilil generously shares his own story as an actor, dancer, singer and painter, boldly taking the viewer on the journey of his most extraordinary, culture-clashing life.

Classification M: Mature Audience viewing.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that this documentary contains images and voices of people who have died.

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