Awards & Media
The Australian - "No sharper visual account of contemporary existence on the Aboriginal frontier in remote Australia has been produced."
Nicolas Rothwell, 9th December 2015
The Age & Sydney Morning Herald - "★★★★"
Philippa Hawker, 30th Sept 2015
The Sunday Age - "★★★★...In this enthralling and ambitious documentary, film-maker Nicole Ma uses the hard-won changes in the life of Tom Lawford to examine the distance between the traditional and modern way of life."
The Conversation - "Ma captures the beauty, diversity and visual distinctiveness of local life"
Sandy Toussaint, 14th August 2015
The Guardian, 31 August 2015 Putuparri And The Rainmakers wins best film at 2015 CinefestOZ festival
The Australian, 31 August 2015 Putuparri And The Rainmakers wins CinefestOZ film prize
Film Ink, 31 August 2015 Putuparri And The Rainmakers wins CinefestOZ film prize
IF Magazine, 31 August 2015 Putuparri And The Rainmakers clinches $100,000 CinefestOZ film prize
The West Australian, 30 August 2015 Land rights doco wins top CinefestOZ prize
Courier Mail, 30 August 2015 CinéfestOZ weaves magic in WA with Australia's biggest film prize
Bendigo Advertiser, 22 August 2015 MIFF star to shine in Bendigo
The West Australian, 7 August 2015 Desert dreaming inspires prize winning art
Cinema Australia, 4 August 2015 CinéfestOZ Exclusive! We chat with director Nicole Ma about her film, Putuparri and the Rainmakers