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Following World War II, in one of the largest mass migration programs in history, more than five million people migrated to Australia and transformed it into the most multi-cultural country on Earth. However, this was never meant to be. Recently discovered government files have uncovered secret policies for populating this vast continent with racially 'pure white' migrants to keep out the 'Asian hordes to the North'. The story of the behind-the-scenes political forces and propaganda campaigns that shaped Australia's immigration.

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Crew

Director
Alec Morgan
Writers
Alec Morgan
Producer
Alec Morgan
Executive Producers
Chris Oliver  Harry Bardwell
Dir. of Photography
Pieter De Vries

Cast

Paul Barry (narrator)

Production Details

Production Completion
1992
Genre
History and national identity
Production Company
Film Australia Limited

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