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Namatjira Project Unclassified 18+

Documentary | Feature
Director  Sera Davies
Australia | 87 mins | 2017
Aranda, English with English subtitles
 


The battle to restore the works of Namatjira.

A captivating account of the international battle to restore the works of renowned Indigenous artist Albert Namatjira.

As the first Indigenous person to be granted Australian citizenship, Namatjira was caught between cultures. He was granted an audience with the Queen, but never truly accepted by white Australia.

Almost 60 years after his death, Namatjira’s family fight to restore his artwork after the rights had been sold against his wishes. 

Please join us for a special Q&A hosted by Lisa Slade prior to the screening.

Director Sera Davies | Producer Sophia Marinos, Julia Overton, Lenie Namatjira, Gloria Pannka

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