Based on personal observations of people tracing their bloodlines and re-connecting with traditional culture, ID provokes perceptions in contemporary society. Stephen Page investigates what it means to be Aboriginal in the 21st century, asking important questions of identity.
This production features the First Nations languages Yolngu Matha (Dhuwa and Yirritja) (North East Arnhem Land), Yugambeh (South East Queensland) and Walmajarri (a Ngumpin language from the Kimberly region).
Sections of ID
Caste - Butcher, Fractions, Class 7B
Totem - Cloud, Bark, Eucalypt
Duration: 45 minutes
ID premiered in 2011 as part of the double bill Belong, which included About and ID.
ID toured in 2013, 2014, and 2015 as part of the double bill Kinship.