Films By Darlene Johnson

Trapped in a cycle of violence, a young woman finds an unexpected mentor who could change everything. ... Read more
A modern day, supernatural myth about two estranged brothers who are brought together through the spirit of their mother. ... ---D/S Darlene Johnson P Sue Milliken WS Samson Productions Pty Ltd TD 35mm/col/2007/26mins ... Read more
Crocodile Dreaming, acclaimed documentarian Darlene Johnson's (Gulpilil: One Red Blood, MIFF 2002) fiction debut, is a modern-day myth about two half-brothers (Gulpilil and The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith's Tom E Lewis) struggling to overcome a distrust born from years of estrangement in order to find a stolen sacred stone. ... Not in competition. ... Read more
On recently finishing his lead role in The Tracker (MIFF Opening Night film), David Gulpilil returned to the Yolgnu clan in Arnhem Land in Northern Australia, where his tribal status necessitates social obligations. Charting Guipilil's life between these two very different worlds, this fascinating documentary follows Guipilil's offstage life, punctuated by interviews with numerous colleagues and m... Read more
Frances Daingangan dreamed of being a movie star. A story of transformation, as she learns to move between the ancient life of the Yolgnu and modern world of white culture. --- D Darlene Johnson P Pat Fiske L English and Yolgnu w/English subtitles TD DigiBeta/2008/52mins ... Read more
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