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The Documentary of Dr G Yunupingu's Life (2017)

GURRUMUL is a portrait of an artist on the brink of global reverence, and the struggles he and those closest to him faced in balancing that which mattered most to him and keeping the show on the road.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Grose Mark Grose ... Himself
Michael Hohnen Michael Hohnen ... Himself
Sting ... Himself
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Celebrated by audiences at home and abroad, indigenous artist Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu was one of the most important and acclaimed voices to ever come out of Australia. Blind from birth, he found purpose and meaning through songs and music inspired by his community and country on Elcho Island in far North East Arnhem Land. Living a traditional Yolngu life, his breakthrough album 'Gurrumul' brought him to a crossroads as audiences and artists around the world began to embrace his music. GURRUMUL is a portrait of an artist on the brink of global reverence, and the struggles he and those closest to him faced in balancing that which mattered most to him and keeping the show on the road.

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English | Aboriginal

Release Date:

August 2017 (Australia) See more »

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Australia

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