Where is it from?

Association locations map

Similar items over time

Video Tape - Cultural Conflict, Department of Education, VHS Tape, 1980 Audiovisual Reg. No: HT 9745

Summary:
55 minute videocassette in colour 'Cultural Conflict' produced by the Department of Education Film Unit as part of the Country Education Project. It was produced, written and directed by David Zweck. The Film explores the nature of conflict between cultures and within the cultures, the problem of cultural identification and the resolution of cultural conflict.
Description:
1 Video (VHS)
Description Of Content:
55 minute videocassette in colour 'Cultural Conflict' produced by the Ministry of Education. The film explores the themes arising from four novels : Mister Johnson by Joyce Cary ; The inheritors by William Golding ; A place apart by Dervla Murphy ; and The immigrants by Wendy Lowenstein and Morag Loh. Through these novels it examines the nature of conflict between cultures and within the cultures, the problem of cultural identification and the resolution of cultural conflict are discussed. The film also questions whether cultural conflict is necessarily a bad thing.
Discipline: History

More information

Tagged with: cultural traditions, education, immigration, immigration policies, immigration ethnic affairs, cultural identity, cultural awareness, australian film industry, videotapes
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Education & Training
Tertiary Classification: language education
Format: Video Tape; VHS PAL
Producer: Department of Education, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980
Director: David Zweck, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980

Also producer and script writer

Add your comment

  • Museum Victoria does not provide valuations, for more information please visit the valuation infosheet
  • Please note that Museum Victoria staff will not normally respond to comments posted on our website.

Similar items

Yes No