Lorang's Way


1977 / 69 minutes

Directed by
David MacDougall Judith MacDougall
Country of production
Australia United Kingdom
Turkana Conversations

The Turkana are a group of semi-nomadic pastoralists who inhabit a harsh environment of dry thorn country in northwestern Kenya. Lorang’s Way focuses upon a Turkana elder. Having spent time away from home in the army, Lorang has gained the insights of someone who has viewed his culture from the outside, becoming aware of the changes wrought by the modern world.

Language and subtitles
Original Version with English Subtitles
East Africa
Herding Social Change Nomads and Nomadism