White Australia Policy

Australia, 1964

Film
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A documentary record culled from television and other news reports on the White Australia Policy as it found expression in topical incidents in 1961, 1962 and 1963. It is a protest against the White Australia Policy and a record of the events in the history of Student Action. Compiled and edited by Peter Tammer. Dedicated to the memory of Bill Thomas, student leader.

Credits

production company

Unifed Productions

Student Action of Melbourne University

Language

English

Duration

00:10:24:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

30429

Subject categories

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels → Archival materials

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels → Newsreels - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

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

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Civil rights - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Political science

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Student movements

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → White Australia Policy

History → Australia - History

History → History

History → Student movements

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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