Videos on global migration and travel


Links to interesting videos

Global Migration and Human Mobility


Dreams of a New World (Der Traum von der neuen Welt (in German) )

(Looksfilm, 2017.)


Island of Hope, Island of Tears

(Guggenheim, Hackman, 1989, produced for the National Park Service, based on PBS film "Journey to America")



Videos about ships or groups of ships


The Liners, Maiden Voyage  (Channel 4, Australia, 1997)


Liners that changed the world  (BBC, 2008)


RMS Mauretania (between 1907 and 1913 brought 70 thousand steerage passengers from the British Isles to New York).


City of New York

Between 1900 and 1914 brought 56 thousand steerage passengers from Europe to the USA.



Out of Ireland

Hester Street

The Undocumented


Crossing Mexico's Other Border


This page last updated 31-December-2024