Last Tasmanian, The (Ancestors)

  • 1980 ----- color ----- 16 min ----- vhs///
  • Describes the migration of the Australian aborigines to the island of Tasmania 12,000 years ago. Anthropologist Rhys Jones and historian Jim Allen retrace the 200-mile journey, examine the societal regression of these people, and discuss some of the possible causes.
  • Topics: (Anthropology: Cultural, Austronesia)