Kanyini is now available on Vimeo.
Kanyini is now re-released by the director Melanie Hogan and Bobs family. For more information check: www.kanyini.com
Support the movie project: Deep Listening The following information was copy and pasted from the Indiegogo campaign for Deep Listening “How do we connect to ourselves, to land, to each other? Building community – one film at a time… Short Summary “This is one of the secrets of life, no less. It really could change […]
“Dadirri” (Ngangiwumirr Language) Excerpt from words of Miriam-Rose Ungunmerr-Baumann – Daly River Country, Northern Territory. Dadirri. A special quality, a unique gift of the Aboriginal people, is deep inner listening and quiet still awareness. Dadirri recognises the deep spring that is inside us. It is something like what you call contemplation. The contemplative way of […]
Our dear Uncle passed away on the 11th of May. The funeral will be held on Friday. Until that time I have out of the request from his family removed images and the mention of Uncles name from various pages at this web site. It is part of the aborgin way to not speak, mention […]
In this short film, we meet Bob Randall, a Yankunytjatjara elder who is one of the Stolen Generations of the Aboriginal people and is a traditional owner of Uluru (Ayer’s Rock), a large rock formation in the Northern Territory in central Australia. Bob has worked as a teacher and leader for Aboriginal land rights, education, […]
Gabriel sent us an e-mail letting us know that he has written Spanish subtitles to the Kanyini movie.
The Federal Court of Australia has recognized the Ewamian Peoples’ native title rights over its traditional lands in north Queensland in two consent determinations handed down in Georgetown this week. http://issuu.com/first_nations_telegraph/docs/ewamian_people_s_native_title_right
From the following site: http://vapresspass.com/2013/11/06/wise-chats-presents-bob-randall-aboriginal-elder-dr-mary-jo-bulbrook/ and the audio is from: http://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/73939/aboriginal-elder-bob-randall This show was prerecorded with Bob in Central Australia at his home in Uluru where he tells in his own words, the plight of the Stolen Generation sanctioned by the Australia government to take Aboriginal children away from their families and put […]
Uncle Bob and Barbara performed during the Oslo. Culture Night the 24th of September 2010.
The following part with Bob is from the concert in Strømsø kirke on the last day of Drammen Sacred Music Festival Part 11: Barbara gives an introduction and Bob sings brown skin baby a song about his people and himself.
Back in September 2010 Oslo Spiritual Film Clubs screened the movie Kanyini. Uncle Bob and Barbara were in Norway in September 2010. During that time Oslo Spiritual Film Club http://spirituellfilm.no/ held a screening of Kanyini. The video opens with some Didgeridoo music with Zotora (well known Didgeridoo player here in Norway) along with Thomas and myself […]