Australian Screen

Australia’s audiovisual heritage online

The Birth of White Australia (1928)

This early feature depicts racial tension in NSW in 1861. Despite its offensive representation of Aboriginality, the film has cultural and historic value.

Length: 100 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 6977