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Release Date: June 1st, 2007

DVD Release Date: September 25th, 2007

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary
Presenting a tale within a tale, this Australian film follows Dayindi (Jamie Gulpilil), a young aboriginal warrior, as he wanders the wilderness hunting for eggs. Dayindi hears a story told by his brother Minygululu (Peter Minygululu), which echoes his own situation. A man who lusts after his brother's wife, the character in the tale kills a member of another tribe and faces dire consequences, with the story's ending reverberating in Dayindi's own life.

Cast: David Gulpilil, Jamie Gulpilil, Peter Minygululu, Crusoe Kurddal

Director: Rolf de Heer, Peter Djigirr

Genres: Comedy drama, Adventure

Production Co: Fandango, Vertigo Productions Pty. Ltd.

Distributors: Palm Pictures

Keywords: Brother, Murder, Quest, 1930s, Emotional, 2000s, Temptation

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