Cry of Nukumanu

Location:Nukumanu, Papua New Guinea
Subject:Culture change; urban drift
Length:42 minutes
Format:16mm; streaming
Year Released:1970
Director:Michael Pearce
Producer:Richard Oxenburgh; Australian Island Films
Library Code:NFVLS
Description:A study of life on remote Nukumanu Atoll, a Polynesian outlier of Papua New Guinea. Traditional culture has survived, but over-population and extensive emigration of workers to developing areas are bringing rapid change to the small community. See also Death of an Island Culture.
Record No:413
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