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Odyssey and awakening, flight of the Bogong Moth

Odyssey and awakening is a visceral sound and visual experience brought to cinema.

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ENVIRONMENT

Crew

  • DIRECTOR Luhsun Tan

  • PRODUCER Luhsun Tan

Synopsis

DURATION: 52 MINUTES

The Bogong Moth is disappearing. It's sacred site is replaced by Parliament house. This story stretches from capital hill, through the alpine mountain lanes and down the world's oldest walking track the Bundian way.

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2.73% funded
  • $50,000.00

    FUNDING GOAL
  • $1,367.25

    FUNDS RAISED
  • December 2020

    PROJECT ENDS
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Donations

David Keany $150.00
Pedro Holder $200.00
Pedro Holder $20.00
Carl Looper $160.00
Sandra Ingham $80.00
Pavle Radonic $100.00
Denis Beaubois $50.00
Anonymous $100.00
danj merritt $5.25
Shelley Freeman $200.00
Aziz Tan $50.00
Bridget Lafferty $2.00
Frank Piscioneri $200.00
Nicholas Valentine $50.00

Issue Summary

A short summary of the issue the documentary is addressing

The Bogong Moth from the Australian southern alps is in serious decline, it could be endangered or extinct someday soon. This place of biodiversity reimagined as a visceral experience of sound and image.

Impact

What is the impact vision statement of the documentary?

The project is being developed as a musical cinematic documentary

Outcomes

What outcomes does the project hope to achieve from making this documentary?

The film is an opportunity for local filmmakers to create a new work that engages the audience into an appreciation of the local environment and its fragile relationship to human impact. As an educational tool this aims to make audiences realise the risks of a future that lacks biodiversity, but also encouraging responsibility as well as an ability to take action.

Activities

How will this documentary achieve its outcomes?

The documentary will be a finished artwork that people will enjoy for years to come.

Stakeholders

How will partnerships with this project help inform the project development?

The project has changed development and has become a collaboration between experimental filmmakers and classical trained musicians.

Audience Engagement and Social Impact

What actions does this project hope for its viewers after seeing this film?

An awareness and interest in local ecosystems

Measurement and Evaluation

What is the projects indicators for success?

- Completion of a film whose narrative process will have evolved through artistic collboration.