Respecting differences

Australia, 1978

Film
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Shows the difficulties that migrant children have in adjusting to Australian schools and culture, especially non-English speaking children. Recently the New South Wales Government has given funds to support the teaching of ethnic languages in many state schools which helps facilitate adjustment to Australian life.

Credits

production company

New South Wales Government

Panorama Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:10:30:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27874

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → New South Wales

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

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

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

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Race discrimination

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social problems

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Children of immigrants

Places → New South Wales

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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