Once Upon A Time In Bankstown

Australian Workers Film Guide


This is a short documentary consisting of interviews with health workers from a diverse range of ethnic backgrounds. Interspersed with stills, the participants recount their immigration to Australia and the challenges they faced adapting to a new life. The film highlights the contribution of immigrants to Australia’s health sector.

Special Notes/Achievements

  • Official selection – NSW Nurses and Midwives Association ‘s Nurses & Midwives Short Film Festival (Aust), 2015
  • Encouragement Award, Nurses & Midwives Short Film Festival (Aust), 2015

Author: J Bird, 2023

Duration: 5 mins

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