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Curse, The

Australia (MIFF 2007)

Director: Luke Jurevicius

The Curse is a Yirritja story that is told in Mialli language in Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia. An old woman nurses her sick son while her baby grandson sleeps. The son is ill because he has been cursed by a witchdoctor.

D Luke Jurevicius S Pamela Weston (Ngaritjan) & Michael Wagner P Domenic Friguglietti & Michael Wagner WS Australian Broadcasting Corporation TD video/col/2007/5mins

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