# 21195

[CHAUVEL, Charles, 1897-1959]

[ABORIGINES; CINEMA] Eve in Ebony : the story of Jedda.

$45.00 AUD

[Sydney : Columbia Pictures Proprietary Ltd., circa 1954]. Quarto, publisher’s illustrated wrappers (upper wrapper with previous owner’s name and a couple of small marks), [12] pp, illustrated in colour and black-and-white with stills from the film, behind-the-scenes shooting, and portraits of the actors; line-drawn map; a internally very clean, a good copy.

Extravagantly produced publication which explains the background to the making of Charles Chauvel’s landmark film. It starred indigenous actors Ngarla Kunoth and Robert Tudawali and was shot on location in the Northern Territory.