Warwick Thornton: Mother Courage

Mother Courage is an immersive film installation that offers a striking and poetic perspective of Indigenous life in Australia. Based upon Bertolt Brecht's play Mother Courage and Her Children, it explores cultural displacement and the tensions between contemporary urban and traditional Indigenous lifestyles.

Art Exhibition previously on at ACMI - Australian Centre for the Moving Image in Flinders Lane precinct, Victoria, Australia.
From Tuesday 05 February 2013 to Sunday 23 June 2013

Mother Courage (production still) image

Published by anonymous on Wednesday 09 January 2013.
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Acclaimed filmmaker and artist Warwick Thornton has a distinctive and powerful cinematic voice.

He won the Cannes Film Festival’s Camera d’Or for his debut feature, Samson and Delilah (2009) and exhibited Stranded (2011) at the Samstag Museum of Art during the Adelaide Film Festival.