Colonists for a Day

Location:Australia; Papua New Guinea
Subject:Documentary; Colonialism; History
Length:56 minutes
Format:1/2 inch VHS
Hue:Color with B&W sequences
Year Released:1993
Director:Alec Morgan
Producer:Chris Oliver, with the assistance of Australian Broadcasting Company
Distributor:Film Australia; Indiana University (rental)
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 15786; NFVLS
Description:Drawing extensively on archival film, this documentary traces the history of Australian involvement in Papua and New Guinea from 1906 to 1975. Extensive film records of the period are combined with the eyewitness accounts of white colonialists and Papua New Guineans.
Record No:358
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