FOOTPRINTS (2013) Editor

Footprints

‘Footprints’ – Editor
Short Film. 2015. 13 mins 
Writer /Director: Cornel Ozies
Executive Producer: Nganyamea (Eileen) Torres
Producer: Eloise Schnierer
DOP: Joe Pickering
Editor: Elliott Magen
Production Company: Wawili Pitjas
Screen Australia / NITV

In 2014, a group of young Aboriginal men from a tribe which had almost completely lost their songs discovered that a law boss from a neighbouring tribe knows some of their cultural songs and dances. They have not been performed for more than 50 years and it was thought they had been lost forever.

WORLD PREMIERE: SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL 2015

Screening as part of the Songlines on Screen, a special Screen Australia initiative in conjunction with NITV, aims to give place to some of the many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander songlines that are integral to the makeup of Indigenous Australia.