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Thalu

Synopsis

Thalu is a live-action series that focuses on a group of Aboriginal children who undertake a journey to save their country from the threat of a mysterious dust cloud and its inhabitants, the Takers.

Thalu takes Roebourne community stories and weaves Ngarluma culture with the classic heroes’ journey shot in and around Roebourne. The show mixes traditional and modern Aboriginal storytelling and is an ode to the Pilbara and its people.

Details

Cast
Ella Togo
Cherry-Rose Hubert
Jakeile Coffin
Wade Walker
Penny Wally
Logan Adams
Sharliya Mowarin
Release dates
2020 - Australia
Rating
G - general
Notes

Filmed on location in the Pilbara, Western Australia. The cast all come from Roebourne.

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Harvard citation

Korff, J 2019, Thalu, <https://www.creativespirits.info/resources/movies/thalu>, retrieved 14 November 2019

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