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Marungka Tjalatjunu (Dipped in Black)

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Marungka Tjalatjunu (Dipped in Black) follows Yankunytjatjara man Derik Lynch’s road trip back to Country for spiritual healing, as memories from his childhood return. A journey from the oppression of white city life in Adelaide, back home to his remote Anangu Community (Aputula) to perform on sacred Inma ground.

Inma is a traditional form of storytelling using the visual, verbal, and physical. It is how Anangu Tjukurpa (story connected to country / dreaming / myth / lore) have been passed down for over 60,000+ years from generation to generation.

Content warning: contains depictions of suicide.

About Marungka Tjalatjunu (Dipped in Black)
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  • Director

    Matthew Thorne Derik Lynch
  • Writer

    Matthew Thorne, Derik Lynch
  • Cast

    Derik Lynch
  • Producer

    Matthew Thorne Patrick Grahama
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