Australian Culture / Cinema

Weir’s Picnic at Hanging Rock and Gallipoli: Building Australian Identity in Terms of Similarities and Differences to the British.

What does it mean to be an Australian? Like some other countries, Australia was colonised by the British for many years. How difficult is it to build a sense of identity in a post-colonial context, when most of the land’s history is rooted in another country’s culture? Weir’s Gallipoli poster 1. Post-colonial identity and the … Continue reading