Films

Pinterest

This page shows posters for many films, a mix of dramas and documentaries. Hovering over each one reveals some basic information about it.

These are just some of the films:
  • The Terminal (2004)
  • In This World (2002)
  • Which Way Home (2009)
  • The Fall (2006)

Junkee

This is a list of some more arthouse/indie films exploring migration and refugee themes (for older audiences).

  • Casablanca (1942)
  • America America (1963)
  • El Norte (1983)
  • In This World (2002)
  • Children of Men (2006)
  • The Visitor (2007)
  • Welcome (2009
  • Monsieur Lazhar (2011)
  • District 9 (2009)
  • When I Saw You (2012)
  • The Pirogue (2012)

Refugee Council of Australia

A long list of films, the majority being documentaries. Along with a description, many include trailers or the whole film, some a link to purchase or notes for teachers.

Just some of the documentaries – there are many more.
  • Watan (2018)
  • Chauka, Please Tell Us the Time (2017)
  • Human Flow (2017)
  • Rifles or Graffiti (2017)
  • Hope Road (2017)
  • Stop the Boats (2018)
  • The Staging Post (2017)
  • Chasing Asylum (2016)
  • Cast from the Storm (2016)
  • Constance on the Edge (2016)
  • Life is Waiting (2015)
  • Freedom Stories (2015)
  • The Land Between (2013)
  • When Mary Met Mohammad (2013)
The full list of films:
  • In Procedure (2003)
  • Beyond Borders (2003)
  • Asylum (2003)
  • The Cage House (2002)
  • In This World (2002)
  • Baran (2001)
  • Kandahar (2001)
  • A Time for Drunken Horses (2000)
  • Blackboards (2000)
  • Eternity and a Day (1998)
  • El Norte (1983)

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