Skip to main content

Niugini Culture Shock

Australia, 1974 (MIFF 1976)

Director: Jane Oehr

A survey of Niugini (Papua New Guinea), showing the impact of Western development on traditional lifestyles.

See also...

TEA WITH MADAME CLOS

A documentary of humanity, old age and a vanishing way of life in provincial France. ... In a small French village, the world moves past the window of Madame Clos. Over countless cups of tea she ... More »

Roma

Roma Moore is a middle-aged housewife who stays at home — it has become a habit, even a phobia. One day she believes she is being interviewed and begins to explore her life more thoroughly ... More »

WHO KILLED JENNY LANGBY?

Jenny Langby, mother of five children, lived in Port Adelaide, South Australia. At the age of 32, she was dead. ... Who Killed Jenny Langby? This film, in documentary format, is about the events ... More »

A Steam Train Passes

A romantic reminiscence of the C38 class steam locomotive as it journeys from Sydney to the country in the west, from the present into times long past. ... More »

Drum Cigarette Tobacco - ‘Matches'

T.V. commercial advertising tobacco. ... Golden Reel, Australian Film Awards ... More »

THE CARS THAT ATE PARIS

Peter Weir's first feature was a highly unusual black comedy. Misunderstood for years, The Cars That Ate Paris has overtones of J.G. Ballard's urban science fiction and Jean-Luc Godard's Weekend. In ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director