This chapter explores the diverse range of Australian films with diasporic experience and the relationship between societal migration and the industry. It also examines the genres of documentary, short, and experimental films, the multiculturalism from the failure of social assimilation, and the awareness of diasporic identities and contributions to Australian cinema.
|Title of host publication||Diasporas of Australian cinema|
|Editors||Catherine Simpson, Renata Murawska, Anthony Lambert|
|Place of Publication||Bristol, UK|
|Number of pages||13|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
Simpson, C., Murawska, R., & Lambert, A. (2009). Introduction: rethinking diaspora - Australian cinema, history and society. In C. Simpson, R. Murawska, & A. Lambert (Eds.), Diasporas of Australian cinema (pp. 15-27). Bristol, UK: Intellect.