The Resource Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls, (evideo)

Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls, (evideo)

Label
Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls
Title
Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
In 1907 a group of young Irish nuns came ashore in one of Australia's most rugged and inhospitable regions - the far northwest. Their task was to "civilize and evangelise" the local Aboriginal women and children, first at Beagle Bay then the notoriously wild pearling town of Broome. This is an epic story set against one of the darkest and untold periods of Australia's past where slavery, leprosy, war and brutal government policies impacted on the local Aboriginal people. Using rare archival material, re-enactments and contemporary anecdotes, this one hour documentary traces the obstacles the Nuns encountered, what they achieved and their attempts today to reconcile the part they played in the troubled and complex history of the region. Director/writer/camera - David Batty Producer - Jen McMahon Editor - James Bradley
Cataloging source
VDU
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Rebel Films in 2003
Language note
In English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kanopy
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
56
Technique
live action
Label
Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls, (evideo)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • In Process Record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1075508
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • kan1075508
  • (OCoLC)921956527
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Sisters, Pearls and Mission Girls, (evideo)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • In Process Record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1075508
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • kan1075508
  • (OCoLC)921956527
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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