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. Four part series: Part 1 here)


Island of Hope, Island of Tears

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


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


BBC Golden Age of the Liners (Atterbury, 2009, no longer avail. online)


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

I believe in America


Crossing Mexico's Other Border


This page last updated 15-August-2019