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Oranges and Sunshine

Discussion in 'Australia' started by Alexander Bisset, Dec 12, 2013.

  1. Alexander Bisset

    Alexander Bisset Administrator Staff Member

    There is what looks like a very interesting film on BBC1 just now called Oranges and Sunshine which is the story of the 130,000 children in care who were forcibly transported to Australia. A trailer is here

    and the IMDB page for the film details is here

    I thought those with Australian links might like to track down the film. I've set my sky box to record it and will watch at the weekend.
  2. Margery

    Margery LostCousins Member

    I feel sure that is the same programme that has been shown here previously. Such a rosy picture of life in Australia was painted by the authorities but the reality was completely different for most children.
  3. emjay

    emjay LostCousins Member

    Oranges and Sunshine. I can recommend highly.
    • Agree Agree x 1
  4. Heather

    Heather LostCousins Member

    Great film, a must see.

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