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1 5 form y separately published work icon My Name Is Gulpilil ( dir. Molly Reynolds ) Australia : Vertigo Productions , 2021 21171757 2021 single work film/TV

'Early in 2017, legendary Australian actor David Gulpilil was diagnosed with lung cancer. His doctors estimated six months for him but David, being David, was always likely to defy the odds. And he continues to do so with probably his last great work, My Name is Gulpilil. For the first time, it's all Gulpilil, his story, in his words. He takes us boldly on the journey that is his most extraordinary, culture-clashing life.'

Source: Adelaide Festival.

1 form y separately published work icon ShoPaapaa Molly Reynolds , Shekhar Bassi , ( dir. Molly Reynolds et. al. )agent Australia United Kingdom (UK) : Intelligent Ink Films , 2020 23254771 2020 single work film/TV

'ShoPaapaa delves deeply into the 2020 lockdown experience in London and was made entirely remotely by Australian Molly Reynolds (My Name is Gulpilil) and UK-based creative Shekhar Bassi. Co-produced by Rolf de Heer.

'Physically compromised, filmmaker Bassi has been shielded and totally isolated in suburban London for six months during the pandemic. A trained actor, Bassi plays a partly fictionalised version of himself. In a monologue that has no audience, he contemplates his existence in lockdown. Somehow, in this age of uncertainty he still believes the future is bright. Reynolds had been keen to work with Bassi for a while, and when 2020 placed him in the eye of the storm, so to speak, he finally agreed. Cinematically audacious, ShoPaapaa explores the edges between drama and documentary in the worst of times and the best of times.'

Source: Sydney Film Festival.

1 11 form y separately published work icon Another Country David Gulpilil , Rolf De Heer , Molly Reynolds , Australia : Vertigo Productions , 2015 8808085 2015 single work film/TV biography

'According to the great Australian Aboriginal actor David Gulpilil, Another Country is what happened when his way of life was interrupted by ours. This documentary film speaks to the havoc caused by superimposing a new culture over an old culture and the consequent clashes about all manner of things, such as time, money, garbage and errant kangaroos.' (Source: Screen Australia website)

1 A Toxic Mix Rolf De Heer , Molly Reynolds , 2007 single work biography
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian Magazine , 5-6 May 2007; (p. 14-17) Griffith Review , Winter no. 16 2007; (p. 59-66)
1 3 form y separately published work icon The Balanda and the Bark Canoes 18 Canoes; The Making of 'Ten Canoes' Molly Reynolds , Rolf De Heer , Tania Nehme , ( dir. Molly Reynolds et. al. )agent Australia : Fandango Australia , 2006 Z1667220 2006 single work film/TV

The Balanda and the Bark Canoes is a 52 minute documentary that is concerned not only with the day to day production issues, including the practicalities of working with non-professional actors in crocodile infested Arnhem Land, but also the complex consultations with the Aboriginal cast and community members (many who speak little or no English) and who put forth views on the path Ten Canoes ought to follow. The film similarly explores the cross-cultural issues tackled by directors Rolf de Heer and Peter Djigirr and their Aboriginal collaborators, while illustrating storytelling methodology on both sides of the cultural divide.

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