Caterina: an extended family

Australia, 1979

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Episode of Series “Our multicultural society”.
Italian-born Caterina works as a school teacher, while her parents-in-law look after the children. She and her husband Pepo discuss the advantages and disadvantages of living in this extended family arrangement.

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Credits

producer

Jan Sharp

director

Gillian Leahy

production company

Film Australia

Duration

00:10:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1979

Appears in

Group of items

Our multicultural society

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

001790

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Italians - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Acculturation

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Assimilation (Sociology)

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Australia - Emigration and immigration

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Australia - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Emigration and immigration

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Ethnic relations

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Italians - Australia

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Acculturation

History → History

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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