Short Feature Film | 2010 | Drama | Australia

Project data

Length of movie10 Min.


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Brief synopsis

Kamambo (Butterfly) tells the story of a young girl, Kamambo – a West Papuan asylum seeker in Victoria. Based on a true story, Kamambo (Butterfly) is a sensitive portrayal of a young girl’s journey towards self-acceptance. The film was shot on 16mm film in September 2010 and was created in collaboration with the West Papuan community in Melbourne.



ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Magenta TownsendKamambo [L]


Camera Departmentdirector of photographyJody Muston
Camera Department1st assistant camera Marcus Allemann
Director's DepartmentdirectorVictoria Goodyear
EditingeditorVictoria Goodyear
ScreenplayscreenwriterVictoria Goodyear

Production companies

Victorian College of The Arts (VCA) [au]