Ten Canoes PAL Video
Ten CanoesPAL Video
Australia's first feature length film in an Aboriginal language, Ten Canoes, has taken out the top prize at the Australian Film Industry (AFI) awards in Melbourne. Ten Canoes won the best film category, and also picked up best direction for Rolf de Heer and Peter Djigirr. The film took out six awards in total, including best original screenplay and best cinematography. From acclaimed director Rolf de Heer (The Tracker, Bad Boy Bubby, Alexandra's Project), Ten Canoes was Australia's official entry in the 'Best Foreign Film' category at the 2007 Oscars. The film is narrated by the legendary David Gulpilil (Walkabout, Rabbit Proof fence, the Proposition).