Mathinna

Bangarra Dance Theatre Australia
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Mathinna
'Mathinna' is part of a series of films from Bangarra Dance Theatre Australia. Inspired by a girl's journey between two cultures, Mathinna traces the history of an Aboriginal girl removed…
Interview with Artistic Director: Stephen Page
'Interview with Artistic Director: Stephen Page' is part of a series of films from Bangarra Dance Theatre Australia. Inspired by a girl's journey between two cultures, Mathinna traces the history…

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Mathinna first entered my subconscious some years ago. In the early 1990s, I was shown a copy of her portrait by Thomas Bock, painted in 1842 when she was about 7 years old…Mathinna seemed to draw me to tell her story. Shortly afterward, I met with Lola Greeno and other local Elders in Hobart ...Read more

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