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Voice From The Desert

About the film

Aboriginal singer Zaachariaha Fielding is taking the Australian music industry by storm; touring the nation and the world with his groundbreaking electro-soul band Electric Fields, who recently finished runner-up in the 2019 Eurovision: Australia Decides. After winning New Talent of the Year at the National Indigenous Music Awards, Zaachariaha returns to the tiny central desert community of Mimili to reveal the inspiration behind his unique music. Through intimate interviews with Zaachariaha and his family, we learn of the challenges he was forced to overcome as a child and his journey to music stardom as a proud member of the LGBTQ community.

Runtime 30 mins 17 seconds
Premiere Melbourne Premiere

Director(s) Daniel Clarke

Venue Backlot Cinemas

Address 65 Haig St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

Date July 22, 2019

Time 8:45 pm

GenresShorts, Aboriginal

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2019 Films

Feature Docs

Blockbuster / Premiere

Sports

Docs After Dark

Music

Australian

Shorts

Hidden Gems / Indie

True Crime / Stranger Than Fiction

Doc Web Series / Video Essay

Melbourne Stories

World Cinema

Women in Film

LGBTIQ

Aboriginal

Film Buff

Environmental / Tech / Health

Doc Challenge

Art Documentaries

Legends of Documentary

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info@mdff.org.au Melbourne Documentary Film Festival GBO Box 4007 Melbourne 3000