I don't wanna be a bludger
This collaborative work was commissioned for Perspecta 1999 and features the exploits of Delores (played by Destiny Deacon) seeking gainful employment in a variety of occupations. Michael Riley makes a cameo appearance in the film as Uncle Harold, Delores' cousin. The cast also includes members of Deacon's extended family, including the late Lisa Bellear, distinguished writer, radio broadcaster and political activist.
Places where the work was made
digital tape (DVCAM) shown as single channel digital video, colour, sound
duration: 00:30:00 min, aspect ratio: 4:3
Purchased with funds provided by the Aboriginal Collection Benefactors' Group 2008
Not on display
© Destiny Deacon and Michael Riley Foundation. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney.
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Country Culture Community (2008-09), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Nov 2008–19 Apr 2009