Sadek: speaking English

Australia, 1979

Film
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Episode of Series “Our multicultural society”.
A biographical account of an Egyptian migrant, Sadek. The film discusses the adult education classes he attends, and the problems he has to face with his limited knowledge of English Suitable for middle and upper secondary levels.

Credits

director

Michael Robertson

producer

Jan Sharp

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:10:17:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31281

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Language and culture

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 → Multiculturalism

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

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social sciences - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Adult education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → English language

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Language and culture

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Social sciences - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Acculturation

Literature → English language

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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