Lorang's Way

© MacDougall
69 minutes / Colour / 1977
Directed by
David MacDougall Judith MacDougall

Country of production Australia United Kingdom

Series 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

Region East Africa

Country Kenya

Keywords Herding Social Change Nomads and Nomadism