Murandak: Songs of Freedom

Feature Documentary 82mins D/S Natasha Gadd and Rhys Graham P Philippa Campey Daybreak Films, 2011

 

Murundak - Songs of Freedom is a feature documentary that journeys into the heart of Aboriginal protest music following The Black Arm Band, a gathering of some of Australia's finest Indigenous musicians, as they take to the road with their songs of resistance and freedom.

 

Winner Primer Premio - Best Documentary - Seminci - Valladolid International Film Festival

Special Mention - Cultural Diversity Prize - Seminci - Valladolid International Film Festival

Winner - Best Documentary (General) - ATOM Awards

UNAA - United Nations Assoc. of Australia Media Peace Awards - Special Award for Promotion of Aboriginal Reconciliation

Winner - 2011 AACTA Awards Feature Documentary - Best Sound

Christopher O'Young was location sound recordist and music recordist on this project.

Watch the trailer here.