Gurrumul

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Gurrumul


Venue

Raffertys Theatre

Dates

10 June - 15 June 2018

Event Type

Cinema Screening

GURRUMUL
A portrait of one of Australia’s most celebrated and important voices

Celebrated by audiences at home and abroad, indigenous artist Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu was one of the most important and acclaimed voices to ever come out of Australia. Blind from birth, he found purpose and meaning through songs and music inspired by his community and country on Elcho Island in far North East Arnhem Land. Living a traditional Yolngu life, his breakthrough album ‘Gurrumul’ brought him to a crossroads as audiences and artists around the world began to embrace his music.

This critically-acclaimed documentary follows Gurrumul, an artist on the brink of global reverence, and the struggles he and those closest to him faced in balancing that which mattered most to him and keeping the show on the road.

Classification: PG – Infrequent mild coarse language
Distributor: Madman Entertainment

Dates & Times:
Sunday 10 June 2018 at 2pm (tickets available online until 6:30pm the night before, then available at the door on the day)
Friday 15 June 2018 at 7:30pm

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Ticket Options

Members Adult $12
Members Concession $9
Members 30 Club $9
Adult $15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Transaction fees apply
Screen $1.65

Duration

Approximately 1 hour 37 minutes (No interval)


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