Ten Canoes (2006)

90 min - Adventure, Comedy, Drama - 29 June 2006

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A story within a story within a story. In Australia's Northern Territory, an Aboriginal narrator tells a story about his ancestors on a goose hunt. A youngster on the hunt is being tempted to adultery with his elder brother's wife, so an elder tells him a story from the mythical past about how evil can slip in and cause havoc unless prevented by virtue according to customary tribal law.

Director:  Rolf de Heer, Peter Djigirr

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A story within a story within a story. In Australia's Northern Territory, an Aboriginal narrator tells a story about his ancestors on a goose hunt. A youngster on the hunt is being tempted to adultery with his elder brother's wife, so an elder tells him a story from the mythical past about how evil can slip in and cause havoc unless prevented by virtue according to customary tribal law.


Tagline: Ten canoes, three wives, one hundred and fifty spears...trouble

Genres: Adventure, Comedy, Drama

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Country:   Australia
Language:  English
Release Date:  29 June 2006

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Budget:  $2,000,000
Revenue:  $300,000

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Runtime:  1 h 30 min

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