Warlpiri people are traditional owners of a huge section of the Tanami desert where they regularly go for hunting and camping. In the 1950's some families were moved on the edge of their traditional lands to the Hooker Creek reserve which in the 1970's became the Lajamanu self-managed settlement.
Research trip diary recorded on location at Yirrkala on an initial research trip in February 1970. (A second trip to Yirrkala to begin filming took place later the same year.)
Photographs taken by Lorenzo Brutti among the Oksapmin of Papua New Guinea
Dessins Topographiques des jardins Baruya, Mission 1, Papouasie Nouvelle-Guinée
Carnet de terrain 1979 n°1