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Film and migration, Australasia

Migration A–Z

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  1. Lisa French

Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444351071.wbeghm224

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

How to Cite

French, L. 2013. Film and migration, Australasia. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

Abstract

This essay examines migration as represented in Australasian film. Beginning with an introduction describing the advent of film in the region, the essay then examines film and migration in Australia, followed by New Zealand, New Guinea, and Fiji.

Keywords:

  • indigenous peoples;
  • immigration;
  • race;
  • poverty;
  • transnationalism